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Opinion: Australia Post’s temporary freeze is a warning of things to come

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Retailers around the country were left reeling over Father’s Day weekend as Australia Post made the decision to temporarily cease all parcel collections to help cope with overwhelming demand. Retailers who are wholly reliant on large-scale delivery providers such as Australia Post should take this announcement as a stark warning for the months ahead. Sure, Australia Post is almost ready to resume normal operations, but in reality, back-dated online orders are likely to result in more delivery

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