Blog 2018-04-10T14:09:18+00:00

8 Interesting Facts About The History of Couriers

From delivering messages on foot in ancient Greece to the growth of billion-dollar, multinational courier companies like FedEx and UPS, the courier industry has long been an important part of functional society. Here are eight interesting facts about the roots of the courier industry. A marathon is 26 miles long because of a courier in ancient Greece. Pheidippides, a courier, ran this distance from Marathon, Greece to Athens to spread the news that the [...]