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Business Wrap: Post pleads for patience

Perma-swamped? Courier companies struggling under a mountain of online purchases since the start of the Level 3 lockdown will be concerning retailers whose reputations are ultimately tied to the prompt delivery of orders. While the current backlog can be blamed on the lockdown, what if this is now the new normal and we see online orders continue to grow at the current rate? Will wait times for deliveries continue to grow longer over time as online purchasing ramps up post lockdown?

All hands on deck: NZ Post apologised yesterday for delays that are now up to a week long. NZ Post Chief Marketing Officer Bryan Dobson said the

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