Brexit Festival Discord May 02, 2017

Brexit Festival Discord: Brexit Leaves UK festivals to face the music

Think you know what the major issues Brexit will cause for the UK? Think again, Brexit promises to have major consequences for music lovers across the land.

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April 28, 2017

How To Pack & Ship a Tennis Racket

From the Davis Cup to Wimbledon, shipping your tennis racket in a secure and easy way is essential to any pro or non-pro player; this is a guide for both. It can be notoriously difficult to find a box that fits and a method to do it. Here, we cover all of those requirements – […]

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Sustainable recycled packaging April 25, 2017

How Can Sustainable Packaging Prevent Waste?

Sustainable packaging is slowly finding it’s ways onto the shelves of your local supermarket; we ask if biodegradable, compostable and recycle-friendly materials are available to package your items today. The steps below detail the key steps to transform your company or personal shipping into a sustainable process.

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April 20, 2017

How to Pack & Ship a Fishing Rod

Planning a fishing trip to the South of France? Or simply heading up to the Lake District for some Carp fishing? Keeping your rods safe is essential for a great trip, regardless if you are shipping them yourself or sending them ahead with a professional courier. What do I Need to Know Before Shipping a […]

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Customs Invoice Guide April 17, 2017

What Is a Customs Invoice and Why Do I Need One?

Sending parcels domestically requires very little effort on your part, no customs invoice, no import taxes and no stringent regulations. Simply package your item, log into ParcelHero, fill out the information and choose the best courier for your needs. With international shipping, you are technically exporting goods. This is a more complex process and requires careful thought and planning.

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April 14, 2017

Pack Anything: Shipping Laptop Computers

Shipping laptops is easy. Whether you are sending a second hand laptop to its new owner or shipping one for repair, the process is fast, simple and effective – regardless of size. Included in this guide is everything you need to make sure your computer reaches its destination safely.   Packaging time: 15 minutes Packaging materials         […]

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shipping clothes ready to go April 13, 2017

Shipping Clothes: How to Send Clothing

Clothes are one of the most common items found in the back of a courier’s van. From vintage stores found on eBay to high street fashion brands, sellers sending clothing from A to B rely solely on courier services. If you have some clothes that you need to ship, then you are in the right […]

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How to ship your skis April 06, 2017

How To Safely Ship Skis

With our meagre hopes for a white Christmas already a thing of the past, it’s time to look away from the UK in our hunt for powdered pastures. There will be plenty of people headed out to the snowy slopes of France and Switzerland in the hopes of ploughing through some fresh snow on their […]

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Exporting Made Easy: A Guide to Sending Your Goods Overseas

There comes a time in most commerce businesses when serious thought is given to exporting goods. This is a stage which requires careful consideration and a firm grasp on the important facts and information. If you are at that stage now, or you simply wish to learn more about exporting overseas then watch our video […]

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March 31, 2017

How ParcelHero Saves You Money on Delivery

At ParcelHero we make no secret of the fact that we can save you more than 60% on international delivery, compared to booking on But how do we do it? Since our foundation in 2003, ParcelHero has worked with the biggest names in the courier industry, including DHL, UPS and FedEx. Through years of […]

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Gift Delivery ParcelHero March 17, 2017

Gift Delivery: ParcelHero’s Global Holiday Guide

Any celebration is made better by the sending and receiving of gifts. At ParcelHero, we want to ensure that you do not miss your chance to book a gift delivery for your loved ones. Continue reading for our list of global holidays so you can send gifts online before time runs out and you have to book a next day delivery for your gifts.

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March 08, 2017

The 2017 Budget – A Final Blow to the High Street as we Know it?

The government’s annual budget has been announced, but what sort of future does it spell out for the people of Britain? For some High Street retailers the prognosis could be terminal. Chancellor Philip Hammond today (Wednesday) confirmed a recalculation of business rates to reflect increased property prices in areas across the UK, with some retailers […]

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