7 Top Tips to Choose a Courier

7 Top Tips On How To Choose A Courier

For many companies, the contact a customer has with the courier may be the only human interaction they have with your business.  There are lots of courier companies to choose from so you need to think carefully when looking for someone to deliver your parcels. It is really important to make the right choice when

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Top 10 Courier Company Tips

10 Things to Consider When Choosing a Courier Company

Choosing the right company to deliver your parcels can be hit & miss. There are many courier companies popping up in the digital age and you seldom see a team behind them. Which brings up the question, What should you consider when choosing a courier company? Read our top 10 things to consider when choosing

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Eco Friendly Packaging

Become Eco-Friendly With Your Packaging

Are you looking to become more eco-friendly with sustainable packaging for your products and do you want to use a green courier?  We offer a bike courier service and we have also invested in a fleet of  eco-friendly courier parcel cars.  Our super duper Fiestas are one of the most fuel efficient and lowest polluting

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Traditional Couriers In London

Traditional Couriers In London – An Overview If you have used Traditional Couriers in London for more than a few years you may have noticed that the number of traditional courier companies has shrunk somewhat. This is partly due to a handful of the larger courier companies acquiring many small to medium sized couriers, and

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How To Pack Clothing For Shipping To Your Customers

Most clothes that are shipped are sent in poly mailers or plastic envelopes via a courier service.  Poly mailers are cheap and practical to use.  They are easy to pack and can be sealed quickly and robustly.  It is important to pack clothes well as your customer might be put off if their order arrives

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Is Your Small Business Ecommerce Site Ready for Christmas?

Is your small business ready for the pre-Christmas rush and are you counting on holiday shoppers to give your business a bumper year?  Make sure you follow these tips to get the best out of what is expected to be another record-setting holiday shopping season.  Preparing for Christmas is not just about making sure you

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Plan for Delivery Disruption in the Run-Up to Christmas

The silly season, the run-up to Christmas, is approaching fast and the CWU are threatening a series of walkouts for Royal Mail.  This week Royal Mail have obtained a High Court injunction to block industrial action but who knows how long this will last.  Any retail business using Royal Mail has to make alternative plans

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10 Tips for Packing your Parcel to Ensure Safe Delivery

For smaller items use a padded envelope to ensure they arrive safely.  These envelopes are also useful for small items with strange shapes and sharp edges.   Make sure any boxes you use are sturdy and strong enough to take the weight of the contents.   Fragile items need to be packed individually or at

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Courier pricing – Top tips

Prices for courier services may not always be what one expects, and often don’t reflect the usage and requirements of the individual customer, which ultimately means they may not always be getting the best deal. For some it can all be a bit of a minefield, especially when it comes to certain services. We regularly carry

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High volume online shipper?

Are you a high volume online shipper? By high volume we are talking 40+ parcels per day. If so read on. Apart from the fact that customers generally do not like paying for courier delivery full stop, have you ever considered how much of your cart abandonment is as a direct result of delivery, or

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Is your home based ecommerce business outgrowing your space?

If the answer to the question in the header is “yes” then you’ll probably not be too surprised to hear that you are not alone. Running a home based ecommerce business can provide a great work/life balance. Roll out of bed, no commute, log on, watch your sales pour in, pack your orders up, pop

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