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Why it matters
We all know that traditional mail (and national Mail companies) are facing an unprecedented crisis. In an online society, where almost everything is accessible virtually and in real-time, mail is slowly becoming redundant, if not useless. Portuguese CTT found a way to reach its urban consumers by offering them the same services, but with a modern and hi-tech approach. Will this experience be enough to avoid the extinction of traditional mail?
A new kind of supermarket has opened its doors in Spain. The not-for-profit supermarket benefits the most underprivileged, selling products 30% cheaper to the locally unemployed. Almost all of its staff have physical disabilities, welcoming them back into the job market.