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# parcels - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

People sent €1m more letters this Christmas - and there's been a surge in popularity of care packages 

“There’s life yet in letters,” An Post CEO David McRedmond told

# parcels - Friday 20 December, 2019

Pack to the future: Inside An Post's shiny new parcel hub

The semi-state is just getting started as it plots its long-term plan.

# parcels - Friday 28 December, 2018

An Post experiences busiest Christmas season to date

At the height of the season, An Post staff were delivering over 100,000 parcels per day nationwide.

# parcels - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Some parcel delivery disruption as An Post depot remains closed

The fire at the Oxigen recycling plant forced the main parcel depot to close yesterday as a result of heavy smoke.

# parcels - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Man dies from toxic chemicals delivered with box of shoes

Seven others have been injured by contaminated parcels in China.

# parcels - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Revenue defends Target Express action as workers begin sit-ins

The freight company ceased trading yesterday with the loss of 390 jobs. The owner blamed the tax authorities for the closure.

# parcels - Monday 5 December, 2011

Posting cards this Christmas? You might want to check these dates...

Tomorrow marks the first of An Post’s deadlines for posting items to overseas destinations before Christmas.