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Parcel Santa gets delivery into condo residents' hands 24/7

Working with courier companies, it hopes to have its locker systems at 500 condos islandwide by June 2018.

"From the courier firm's point of view, this (using Parcel Santa's lockers) makes their work more efficient. It reduces their risk of a failed first delivery, which can be up to 20 per cent of total delivery volume," says Mr Huang. Parcel Santa is also looking at adding complementary services that people could use with its lockers.

JIM Huang was working in the last-mile delivery business when Singapore Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam inspired him to quit his job and start his own venture.

Specifically, it was when Mr Tharman announced in April last year that the government was looking at implementing a...

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