IN THIS ISSUE TOP STORY DPDgroup Christmas survey: fast deliveries most important ■ AMERICAS Amazon Announces New Fulfillment Centre in Southern Nevada ■ UPS Launches Chatbot And Accelerates On Path Toward Use Of Artificial Intelligence ■ UPS Breaks Ground To Expand Columbus Hub ■ New Canada Post retail concept store opens just in time for holiday online shoppers ASIA PACIFIC Alibaba Cloud Expands Global Offering with Four New Data Centres ■ EUROPE Double-digit growth for UK Black Friday sales ■ trans-o-flex with a new structure and corporate design ■ Early Nordic Christmas shopping to a value of SEK 9.8bn ■ DHL analysis enables deep dive into supplier networks ■ Post Logistics launches An Post into freight business