Courier Blog

Day in the Life

We’ve put together ‘A day in the Life of NX Courier’ to show you everything that goes on behind the scenes, including all the desk based elements such as bookings, and also an insight into what our team of drivers get up to on their daily deliveries. As you can...

Showcasing NX Courier

On Thursday 26th April 2018, companies from across Northamptonshire gathered for one of the largest networking exhibitions in the county. A sell-out and a great success, we really enjoyed meeting companies at the Northamptonshire Business Expo. This was a great...

Any Sized Consignment

Take a look at the scope of jobs NX Courier carry out, with focus on the range of vehicles we have available for same day deliveries across mainland UK. Our fleet operate from our bases in Northampton, collecting and delivering goods throughout the UK on a daily...

Northamptonshire Business Expo

On April 26th 2018 we will be exhibiting at the Northamptonshire Business Expo, showcasing our courier services to businesses throughout Northamptonshire. The event will be taking place at the Holiday Inn, Corby (NN18 8ET) 10am – 4pm on Thursday 26th April 2018. NX...

Ready, Steady, Bakeit!

We've kick-started our fundraising for 2018 with a 'Bake it' cake sale in the office. The range of cakes was brilliant, from cupcakes to slices of Victoria Sponge, Easter Eggs to lemon drizzle – everyone really got into the spirit of baking! Taking place just before...

Courier Services for Shopfitters

Shop fitters work on time-critical projects, with strict deadlines to meet. During a shop fitting or refurbishment, there can be crucial moments where a same day courier service is required. Whether it’s missing parts, changes to plans or orders are incomplete –...

Top Reasons Customers Use NX Courier

Courier services are available from a variety of companies, both nationally and locally. When looking at why people use courier services and how they choose who to go with, the answers lead to an extensive list! In short, courier services are used for all manner of...

History of the Northamptonshire Courier Service

NX Courier has been operating for over 25 years within Northamptonshire, providing urgent same and next day deliveries across the UK. We’ve taken a look back at the history of NX Courier, from the firm starting out, to how the courier business has expanded and now...

2018 Requirements

With the rise of both regular and urgent deliveries, courier services are in high demand, which is set to increase throughout 2018. If you’re looking for a reliable courier service for all your requirements in 2018 we are here for you.   What is a courier service?...

The Christmas Rush – Delivering what Santa can’t

With Christmas just around the corner, there is always a last minute rush to get deliveries out in time before any office or production closures. Deadlines can often be tight, and deliveries need to be made to on time, especially before Christmas. Whether it’s gifts...

New vehicles for NX Courier

We are pleased to showcase the new vans within the NX Courier fleet, with a vehicle upgrade now complete, our fully branded vans are out completing daily courier jobs and looking great on the roads. With NX Courier continuing to grow it’s customer base, our new...

Subcontracting within the Courier Market

Occasionally courier companies can require a subcontractor in order to meet increasing customer demands and requirements. This can be due to many reasons, from broken down vehicles, an increase in bookings, driver shortages, holidays, distance of the job –  there are...

NX Courier expands into Northampton town

This month we are excited to share with you that NX Courier have expanded into a new home in Northampton. As the NX Group continue to grow, NX Courier have expanded into a new location with great connections to all the major motorways, and access into London and...

Courier meets Creative

    At NX Courier we have a wealth of experience in same day delivery across the UK, delivering goods of all sizes from all different markets. We work with companies across the country, providing them with a high level of customer service and meeting bespoke...

Carrier vs Courier Services: What’s the difference?

Confused about the difference between same day carrier and same day courier services? This blog is here to bust through the jargon and set out what each one does. When goods need to move from A to B there are different options, depending on what your requirements are,...

Diesel Scrappage Scheme

    Cars and vans that run on diesel are officially seen by the state as a significant contributor of harmful emissions, and a diesel scrappage scheme is now being discussed as a possible way to encourage motorists to make the switch to petrol. After it emerged that...

Breakdown Companies

The major 3 breakdown companies in the UK are the AA, the RAC and Green Flag. Whilst most insurance policies have a breakdown and recovery option, the membership-based breakdown services market is dominated by those with yellow, orange or green livery. The AA is...

Petrol vs Diesel

    News emerged this week that councils are going to increase parking fees for diesel drivers by 50%, in order to address the effects of diesel emissions. This comes a decade after former Chancellor Gordon Brown introduced tax breaks on diesel cars because of lower...