In the News

The following is a list of articles that have appeared about Hermes in major North American trade and business publications. They are listed with the most recent articles at the top.

May

  • May 5, 2017. Internet Retailer Newslink Daily (e-News). “Hermes Group Gains Market Share and Bolsters Its Core Businesses in Europe.” Link to press release on Digital Commerce 360.

  • May 4, 2017. Digital Commerce 360 (online). “Hermes Group Gains Market Share and Bolsters Its Core Businesses in Europe.” Press release posted.

  • May 3, 2017. ePRNews (online). “Hermes Group Gains Market Share and Bolsters Its Core Businesses in Europe.” Press release posted.

  • May 3, 2017. DC Velocity (online). “Hermes Group Gains Market Share and Bolsters Its Core Businesses in Europe.” Press release posted.

March

  • March 17, 2017. Luxury Daily (online). “Europe holds opportunities for cross-border ecommerce.” Article includes insight from the Hermes’ “Market Insights: E-Commerce in Europe” report and Uwe Bald.

December

November

  • November 15, 2016. Briefing Wire (online). “Hermes Looking to Deliver More Parcels in US This Christmas” Press release posted.
  • November 15, 2016. prsync (online). “Hermes Looking to Deliver More Parcels in US This Christmas” Press release posted.
  • November 15, 2016. freePRnow (online). “Hermes Looking to Deliver More Parcels in US This Christmas” Press release posted.

March

  • March 16, 2016. PR Log (online). “Hermes' BorderGuru Announces Logistics Partnership with the Alibaba Group and Cainiao.” Press release posted.
  • March 15, 2016. Mulitchannel Merchant (online). “Hermes’ BorderGuru Announces Logistics Partnership with Alibaba Group.” Press release posted.
  • March 15, 2016. The Green Sheet (online). “Hermes’ BorderGuru becomes logistics partner to Alibaba, Cainiao.” Press release posted.
  • March 15, 2016. DC Velocity (online). “Hermes' BorderGuru Announces Logistics Partnership with the Alibaba Group and Cainiao.” Press release posted.
  • March 9, 2016. The Green Sheet (online). “Hermes brings BorderGuru e-commerce solutions to U.S. market.” Press release posted.
  • March 8, 2016. The Point of Sale News (online). “Hermes’ BorderGuru Brings Logistics And E-Commerce Solutions To The U.S. Market.” Press release posted.
  • March 8, 2016. Twice (online). “Hermes’ BorderGuru Brings Integrated Logistics and E-Commerce Solutions to the U.S. Market.” Press release posted.
  • March 8, 2016. Multichannel Merchant (online). “Hermes’ BorderGuru Brings Integrated Logistics and Ecommerce Solutions to the U.S. Market.” Press release posted.
  • March 8, 2016. DC Velocity (online). “Hermes’ BorderGuru Brings Integrated Logistics and Ecommerce Solutions to the U.S. Market.” Press release posted.
  • March 8, 2016. PRLog (online). “Hermes’ BorderGuru Brings Integrated Logistics and E-Commerce Solutions to the U.S. Market.” Press release posted.

February

  • February 19, 2016. Reuters (online). “Amazon to Open Parcel Locker Network Across Europe.” Press release mentioning Hermes.
  • February 19, 2016. The Business Times (online). “Amazon to Open Parcel Locker Network Across Europe.” Press release mentioning Hermes.
  • February 19, 2016. Business Insider (online). “Amazon to Open Parcel Locker Network Across Europe.” Press release mentioning Hermes.
  • February 19, 2016. Gadgets 360 (online). “Amazon to Open Parcel Locker Network Across Europe.” Press release mentioning Hermes.
  • February 19, 2016. Fortune (online). “Amazon Could Bring More Pick-Up Lockers to Europe.” Press release mentioning Hermes.
  • February 19, 2016. Lycos Technology (online). “Amazon to open parcel locker network across Europe.” Press release mentioning Hermes.
  • February 19, 2016. News Daily (online). “Amazon to open parcel locker network across Europe.” Press release mentioning Hermes.
  • February 19, 2016. The National (online). “Amazon plan to set up European locker network.” Press release mentioning Hermes.

January

  • January 20, 2016. Multichannel Merchant (online). “Hermes Debuts Smartful eEcommerce Solution.” Press release posted.
  • January 19, 2016. Deborah Weinswig Blog (online). “#NRF16: DAY 2 WRAP-UP” blog post about NRF, mentioning Hermes.
  • January 19, 2016. iChainnel (online). “Hermes Teams With DPD, GLS in New Joint Venture.” Press release posted.
  • January 19, 2016. Apparel Resources (online). “Hermes unveils Smartful – a SAP-based Omnichannel software for retail.” Press release posted.
  • January 19, 2016. Supply Chain Brain (online). “Hermes, DPD and GLS Partner for Joint Venture Company, ParcelLock GmbH.” Press release posted.
  • January 15, 2016. B2C Order Fulfillment (online). “Hermes Debuts Smartful e-Commerce Solution.” Brief on press release with link to DC Velocity’s press release.
  • January 13, 2016. Social Summit (online). “Hermes Debuts Smartful Omnichannel Software.” Link to press release on Apparel Magazine (online).
  • January 13, 2016. Apparel Magazine (online). “Hermes Debuts Smartful e-Commerce Solution.” Press release posted.
  • January 13, 2016. American Journal of Transportation (online). “Hermes Debuts Smartful e-Commerce Solution.” Press release posted.
  • January 13, 2016. DC Velocity (online). “Hermes Debuts Smartful e-Commerce Solution.” Press release posted.
  • January 5, 2016. PRLog (online). “Hermes, DPD and GLS Partner for Joint Venture Company, ParcelLock GmbH.” Press release posted.
  • January 5, 2016. DC Velocity (online). “Hermes, DPD and GLS Partner for Joint Venture Company, ParcelLock GmbH.” Press release posted.
  • January 4, 2016. Apparel Magazine (online). “What Not to Miss at NRF’s Big Show.” Article about NFR’s big show, featuring a session about Cross-Border Commerce: The Litmus Test of Returns, presented by Uwe Bald and Jim Brewster.

December

October

  • October 12, 2015. HomeWorld Business (print). “Hermes Evolves Online Strategy to Optimize Bombay Brand.” Article about Hermes optimizing Bombay’s website for mobile customers.

August

  • August 21, 2015. Total Retail Report (e-News). “Finding the Right Delivery Partners for the Last Mile.” Brief linking to bylined article by Uwe Bald.
  • August 21, 2015. Total Retail (online). “Finding the Right Delivery Partners for the Last Mile.” Bylined article by Uwe Bald.
  • August 19, 2015. SupplyChainBrain (online and e-News). “Hermes Expands Parcel Business in Russia Through Acquisition.” Article about Hermes strengthening its parcel business in Russia.
  • August 11, 2015. Hamburg News (online). “Hermes To Pursue Expansion in Russia.” Article about Hermes strengthening its parcel business in Russia.
  • August 7, 2015. Direct Commerce (online). “Hermes extends presence in Russia.” Brief about Hermes strengthening its parcel business in Russia.
  • August 4, 2015. Russia Networks (online). “Hermes Strengthens Parcel Business in Russia in Concert with European Expansion.” Brief with link to Multichannel Merchant’s posting of the press release.
  • August 3. 2015. Webrazzi (online). “Liefery taps into demand for same-day delivery service.” Article about Liefery, including Hermes’ investment.

July

  • July 22, 2015. DC Velocity (online). “Industry Announcements.” Brief about Hermes’ investment in Liefery.
  • July 21, 2015. iChainnel (online). “Hermes Acquires a Stake in Same-Day Delivery Specialist Liefery.” Press release posted.
  • July 20, 2015. The Point of Sale News (online). “Hermes Acquires a Stake in Same-Day Delivery Specialist Liefery.” Press release posted.
  • July 20, 2015. Internet Retailer (online). “Hermes Acquires a Stake in Same-Day Delivery Specialist Liefery.” Press release posted.
  • July 13, 2015. GreenPort (online). “Clean cargo guide.” Hermes named among companies who joined the Clean Cargo Working Group (CCWG) in 2015.
  • July 2, 2015. DC Velocity (online). “Industry Announcements.” Brief about BorderGuru.

June

  • June 24, 2015. Internet Retailer (online). “BorderGuru Simplifies International E-Commerce for Retailers.” Press release posted.
  • June 16, 2015. iChainnel (online). “Hermes Transport Logistics Debuts in Shanghai.” Repost of SupplyChainBrain brief.
  • June 16, 2015. SupplyChainBrain (online and e-News). “Hermes Transport Logistics Debuts in Shanghai.” Brief about the opening of Hermes Transport Logistics (HTL) Greater China in Shanghai.
  • June 9, 2015. Textile World (online). “Hermes Opens Hermes Transport Logistics Greater China in Shanghai.” Press release posted.
  • June 8, 2015. SupplyChainBrain (online). “Hermes-OTTO Launches ASTRA Supply Chain Services.” Brief about the launch of ASTRA Supply Chain Services Ltd.
  • June 3, 2015. Shanghai Sun (online). “Hermes Strengthens Asia Operations with Branch Office in Shanghai.” Brief linking to coverage on Journal of Commerce.
  • June 3, 2015. China National News (online). “Hermes Strengthens Asia Operations with Branch Office in Shanghai.” Brief linking to coverage on Journal of Commerce.
  • June 3, 2015. Asia Bulletin (online). “Hermes Strengthens Asia Operations with Branch Office in Shanghai.” Brief linking to coverage on Journal of Commerce.
  • June 2, 2015. DC Velocity (online). “Industry Announcements.” Brief about the opening of Hermes Transport Logistics (HTL) Greater China in Shanghai.
  • June 2, 2015. Journal of Commerce (online). “Hermes Strengthens Asia Operations with Branch Office in Shanghai.” Coverage of the opening of Hermes Transport Logistics (HTL) Greater China in Shanghai.

May

  • May 29, 2015. Logistics Careerlink (online). “Parcel delivery provider Hermes starts textile sourcing services.” Repost of American Shipper article.
  • May 29, 2015. American Shipper (online). “Parcel delivery provider Hermes starts textile sourcing services.” Article about the launch of ASTRA Supply Chain Services Ltd.
  • May 29, 2015. Nonwovens Markets (online). “Hermes-OTTO International launches ASTRA Supply Chain Services, offering audit and QC services to textile industry.” Coverage of the launch of ASTRA Supply Chain Services Ltd.
  • May 28, 2015. The Bar Code News (online). “Hermes-OTTO International Launches ASTRA Supply Chain Services.” Press release posted.
  • May 28, 2015. DC Velocity (online). “Industry Announcements.” Brief about the launch of ASTRA Supply Chain Services Ltd.

July

  • July 31, 2014. Multichannel Merchant (online). “In France and Germany, Ecommerce a Matter of Trust.” Article quoting Uwe Bald based on participation in the France and Germany panel at Multichannel Merchant’s Growing Global conference.
  • July 3, 2014. Internet Retailer (online). “How e-Commerce Experts View Looming Threats to the Internet.” Article quoting Uwe Bald on government intervention.

June

  • June 12, 2014. Retail Dive (e-News). “Five Facts You Need to Know about Global e-Commerce.” Brief linking to Retail Dive article, which is listed as a top story.
  • June 12, 2014. Retail Dive (online). “Going Global: What You Need to Know about Global e-Commerce.” Article by Kelsey Lindsey, associate editor, based on attendance of the speaking session by Uwe Bald and Antoine Routaboul at IRCE.
  • June 10, 2014. TextilWirtschaft (online). “Escada erweitert Online-Netzwerk.” German article based on Internet Retailer article.
  • June 9, 2014. Internet Retailer (online). “A Fashion Brand Expands Its Global e-Commerce Footprint in a Hurry.” “… In order to move quickly into many markets around the world, Escada engaged Hermes NexTec, a provider of logistics and e-commerce services that is a subsidiary of Otto Group, the big German catalog and web retailer that is No. 2 in the Internet Retailer 2014 Europe 500….” Top story on homepage of Internet Retailer.
  • June 6, 2014. Call Center Central (online). “Call Center Services on Display at Next Week’s IRCE Show in Chicago.” “… Speakers will include Rylan Barnes of ShopSavvy on the mobile revolution, Molly Baab of Rue La La on capturing mobile sales, Uwe Bald of Hermes on logistics strategies and Mark Bietz of Fun.com on YouTube opportunities, among many other speakers….”
  • June 4, 2014. ROI Report (e-News). “The Benefits of Selling Luxury Online.” Brief linking to bylined article by Uwe Bald.
  • June 4, 2014. Retail Online Integration (online). “The Benefits of Selling Luxury Online,” bylined article by Uwe Bald.

May

  • May 28, 2014. Apparel e-Newsletter (e-News). “The Complexities of Selling Fashion Over the Internet.” Brief linking to bylined article by Uwe Bald, featured as one of the “Top Stories.”
  • May 27, 2014. Apparel Magazine (online). “The Complexities of Selling Fashion Over the Internet,” bylined article by Uwe Bald.
  • May 22, 2014. Multichannel Merchant (online). “Global Fulfillment and Delivery Involves More Than Retailers May Think,” bylined article by Uwe Bald.
  • May 14, 2014. IRNewsLink Daily (e-News). “The Case for Fast, Free and Easy International Returns.” Brief linking to bylined article by Uwe Bald.
  • May 5, 2014. International Delivery Solutions (online). “The Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition is one month away.” “… event organizers invited speakers from many different parts of the retail industry. Whether that be Hermes Vice President of International Business Development Uwe Bald … these leaders are coming together to discuss what strategies have helped them meet customers' international shipping needs….”
  • May 11, 2014. Internet Retailer (online). “The Case for Fast, Free and Easy International Returns,” bylined article by Uwe Bald.

April

  • April 17, 2014. ROI Report (e-News). “5 Things a Local Partner Provides When Taking a Brand Global.” Brief linking to bylined article by Uwe Bald.
  • April 17, 2014. Retail Online Integration (online). “5 Things a Local Partner Provides When Taking a Brand Global,” bylined article by Uwe Bald. Uwe’s headshot appears on homepage of website.
  • April 2, 2014. Multichannel Merchant (online). “Selling Across Borders? Know the Local Laws,” bylined article by Uwe Bald.

March

  • March 21, 2014. Internet Retailer (online). “Otto Group's progress from catalogs to clicks.” “… It also operates Hermes, a major fulfillment provider throughout Europe which counts big-name retailers including Ikea, QVC Inc. and H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB as its clients….”
  • March 2014. Logistics Management (print). “Bombay Company: Fresh Start for a New Age.” Article discussing the Bombay Company’s re-launch in North America using Hermes’ 3PL solution. Featured as the cover story with Uwe Bald, vice president of international business, Hermes, pictured on the cover.

February

  • February 28, 2014. FashInvest (online). “Hermes Attends Retail Supply Chain Conference.” Article discussing Hermes’ attendance at the Retail Supply Chain Conference in San Diego, including link to Hermes’ website.
  • February 21, 2014. Internet Retailer (online) “Hermes' End-to-End e-Commerce Solution Opens European Markets to U.S. Retailers.” Press release posted.
  • February 21, 2014. Biz Journals (online) “Hermes' End-to-End e-Commerce Solution Opens European Markets to U.S. Retailers.” Press release posted.
  • February 21, 2014. Ad Hoc News (online) “Hermes' End-to-End e-Commerce Solution Opens European Markets to U.S. Retailers.” Press release posted.
  • February 21, 2014. Ecommerce Headlines (online). “Hermes' End-to-End e-Commerce Solution Opens European Markets to U.S. Retailers.” Link to original PR Newswire press release.
  • February 21, 2014. Finanz Nachrichten (online). “Hermes' End-to-End e-Commerce Solution Opens European Markets to U.S. Retailers.” Press release posted.
  • February 21, 2014. IT Business Net (online). “Hermes' End-to-End e-Commerce Solution Opens European Markets to U.S. Retailers.” Press release posted.
  • February 21, 2014. News.nom.co (online). “Hermes' End-to-End e-Commerce Solution Opens European Markets to U.S. Retailers.” Press release posted.
  • February 21, 2014. FinWin (online). “Hermes' End-to-End e-Commerce Solution Opens European Markets to U.S. Retailers.” Press release posted.
  • February 21, 2014. Digital Journal (online). “Hermes' End-to-End e-Commerce Solution Opens European Markets to U.S. Retailers.” Press release posted.
  • February 21, 2014. Red Orbit (online). “Hermes' End-to-End e-Commerce Solution Opens European Markets to U.S. Retailers.” Press release posted.
  • February 21, 2014. San Francisco Business Times (online). “Hermes' End-to-End e-Commerce Solution Opens European Markets to U.S. Retailers.” Press release posted.

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