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6 December 2018

Parcel Deliveries across Ireland

As we go in to the second week of December, An Post’s national parcel delivery operation is in full swing.   Daily volumes are in well in excess of previous years as the online retail surge reaches into every community we serve.

6 December 2018

Stamps celebrate Ireland as Powerhouse of Scientific Discovery

An Post today (Wednesday, 5th September) unveiled four €1 stamps titled Irish Scientific Discoveries at the international Schrodinger at 75 Conference organised by researchers of Trinity College Dublin and held in the National Concert Hall.  The series of stamps highlight recent scientific discoveries made by scientists who work in pioneering research and development in Ireland.

5 December 2018

The Stamp is back!

An Post Christmas stamp sales up 4% for first time in ten years. New products, design and marketing driving mail growth through Post Offices and online.

30 November 2018

Delays in international mail

Up to date information is available from our Customer Services team on 01-7057600, regular updates will also be posted here.

28 November 2018

Winners of The An Post Irish Book Awards 2018 revealed

- Sally Rooney, Liz Nugent, James Kavanagh & William Murray, Emilie Pine, Emer McLysaght & Sarah Breen, Cora Staunton, Sarah Webb, Lynn Ruane, Roger O’Reilly, Diarmuid Johnson and Peter Donnelly among the winners


- Exceptionally strong year for female writing with women authors dominating the winners list for first time ever
- Thomas Kinsella honoured with Bob Hughes Lifetime Achievement Award, while family of the late Emma Hannigan accept a special award on her behalf

14 November 2018

An Post 'In-Flight' delivery options land for online shoppers

14th November, 2018:  An Post is preparing for its busiest Christmas ever, with parcel volumes up almost 50% on last year due to ever-increasing levels of online shopping and Black Friday sales activity expected to break all records.

13 November 2018

Christmas Stamps include Late Late Toy Show and Brussels Sprouts

13 November 2018: An Post, with the help of Ryan Tubridy, today revealed the new 2018 Christmas Stamp collection featuring Ireland’s favourite festive traditions. Featuring in the stamp series for the very first time are Christmas favourites including watching The Late Late Toy Show, Eating traditional Christmas Dinner and attending Midnight Mass, all of which were voted for by the people of Ireland.

9 November 2018

Agreement confirmed on the Acquisition of Gift Voucher Shop (GVS)

DUBLIN, Ireland – Nov. 9, 2018 – Blackhawk Network, a global financial technology company, today confirmed that it has entered into an agreement, subject to regulatory approvals, to acquire the An Post subsidiary, Gift Voucher Shop (GVS), the company behind the One4all umbrella brand and the market leading multi-store gift card in Ireland, and the UK.  The agreement places an enterprise value on GVS in the region of €100m.