NASHVILLE, Tenn., January 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — GEODIS today announced the expansion of GEODIS MyParcel, an intercontinental direct-to-customer delivery service, to Canada to allow brands to continue to develop their e-Commerce business on a global scale. GEODIS MyParcel was first launched in 2020 to offer a small parcel delivery service from the United States to 27 European countries, with the aim of gradually expanding globally, as shown by the addition of the Canadian market.
As a by-product of the COVID-19 pandemic, cross-border e-commerce activity has increased dramatically as consumers have changed their shopping behaviors by increasingly turning to buying goods online. According to Statistical, global e-retail sales reached $4.3 trillion in 2020 and is expected to move to $5.4 trillion in 2022. In particular, eMarketer reported that the Canadian online retail market grew by 75% in 2020, the second fastest growing market in the world. Canadian e-commerce sales expected to peak 500 billion dollars in 2022.
“With no end in sight for current cross-border e-commerce trends, it’s critical that brands implement international shipping into their operations today to meet demand and stay competitive,” said Manoj Pankaj, vice president of cross-border e-commerce | B2C shipping at GEODIS in America. “With the extension of GEODIS MyParcel to Canada, we enable our clients to further strengthen their international presence and growth potential by accessing a new and growing market.”
the International Postal Company reports that 25% of global customers cite long delivery times as the number one issue with cross-border e-commerce. To help you meet this challenge, GEODIS MyParcel guarantees fast and reliable delivery within 4-6 days to meet customer demand. GEODIS MyParcel also offers a tax and duty calculator displayed at the shopping cart level to provide full price transparency to customers prior to the conclusion of the transaction, which can improve overall customer satisfaction by eliminating surprise fees at the end of the transaction. delivery.
“Ultimately, GEODIS MyParcel is designed to deliver the right balance between speed and price at a transparent total landed cost,” said Pankaj. “With GEODIS’ end-to-end global transportation network, fully integrated digital platform and deep e-commerce expertise within a team of logistics professionals, GEODIS MyParcel offers national retail brands electronics a simple way to go global.”
GEODIS plans to continue to develop GEODIS MyParcel in new geographies in the future.
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GEODIS is a leading global supply chain player, recognized for its commitment to helping its customers overcome their logistical constraints. GEODIS’ growth offerings (Supply Chain Optimization, Freight Forwarding, Contract Logistics, Distribution & Express and Road Transport), coupled with the company’s truly global reach through a global network spanning nearly 170 countries, are reflected in its top business rankings: no. 1″ France and no. 7 in the world. In 2020, GEODIS employed more than 41,000 people worldwide and generated 8.4 billion euros in revenue.
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