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* England - Chief executive Moya Greene said the modern technology requires less manpower and could improve the service
-- Letters and parcels could soon be moved around the country by driverless vans or delivered to your door by drone, according to Royal Mail’s chief executive Moya Greene... US tech giants Amazon and Google have been experimenting with drone deliveries, while Swiss Post has actually started delivering parcels with pilotless aircraft... Now, Royal Mail is looking at following suit. Those in the countryside are likely to be the first to experience the service, Ms Greene told the CBI's annual conference, if the plans do materialise... She added that Royal Mail is still able to innovate despite its enormous size, the burden of regulation and its very long history...
(Photo Handout: Driverless trucks and drone deliveries could mean fewer actual posties like Postman Pat will be needed in future) -- London, EN, UK -The Telegraph, by Tim Wallace - 9 Nov 2015