People who expect a package from PostNL this week may have to wait a little longer than usual. Due to the warm weather, the large number of orders and large packages, the delivery process takes a little longer. According to a PostNL spokesperson, the delay applies to a small part of the packages. How many there are exactly is unclear. "Our employees have to take enough breaks, for example, to drink water. As a result, productivity is somewhat less." The company says in the PostNL app that the warm weather can cause delays. Garden furniture and swimming pools In addition, the spokesperson notes that the company is dealing with many large packages during this period, which means that fewer can take part in the order round. "That includes garden furniture and plastic swimming pools. You see certain trends in ordering behavior, and people are now spending more money with tax refunds." The delay has probably reached its peak. "Tuesday is the busiest day with us, because a lot is ordered during the weekend." The delay is expected to be corrected at the end of the week.