Asendia launches e-PAQ Select for the Oceanian e-commerce market
Asendia’s new, economically optimized and faster delivery service offers an efficient and cost-effective alternative for e-commerce logistics in Australia And New Zealand
sydney, March 14, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Asendia, one of the world’s leading e-commerce logistics providers, introduces e-PAQ Select, a new and improved tracking solution for the Oceania market. Unlike existing e-PAQ solutions that offer postal delivery options, e-PAQ Select is Asendia’s commercial international parcel delivery service for e-commerce businesses. It offers tracking and shipping to major and emerging ecommerce destinations worldwide Europe, North America, Asiaand Oceania – all with fast delivery.
According to a recent IPC survey report on cross-border e-commerce shoppers, they do exist 72% and 79% online purchases for Australia & New Zealand consumer 2022 from abroad, and those stats are expected to only get bigger – but when it comes to efficient and effective delivery options, the options are limited. Statista showed that e-commerce revenue grew at a CAGR 2023-2027 of 10.04% with a projected market size of A$112.58 billion ($75.05 billion) until 2027 for Australia & Oceania. e-PAQ Select was developed to meet the ever-increasing demand not only from consumers but also from larger cross-border online retailers in these fast-growing e-commerce markets, who required an economical and faster logistics alternative with optimized tracking performance.
e-PAQ Select offers a fully tracked delivery service and can be used for packages up to 30kg with fast delivery times ranging from 3 to 5 days for regional delivery and 9 to 12 days for intercontinental shipping. It offers users the option to prepay or pay at destination for customs duties, as well as the option to request a signature upon delivery. e-PAQ Select can provide shipping to 37 destinations in major e-commerce markets in Q1 2023 and Asendia intends to expand the reach of e-PAQ Select to eventually over 40 destinations worldwide.
“We designed e-PAQ Select to be between Express and Post. This will help us offer reliable and cost-effective shipping options that use advanced technology instead of traditional shipping routes, allowing partners to remain flexible yet relevant. ” called Lou MilicevicManaging Director of Asendia Oceania. He continued, “Anyone can benefit from an improved online retail space, including those looking to sell in other major e-commerce destinations worldwide.
Since its inception in 2012 as a joint venture between La Poste and Swiss Post, Asendia has grown into a fast-developing company focused on helping companies grow internationally with their cross-border e-commerce solutions. The e-PAQ range has been specifically designed to offer online retailers a range of international parcel and parcel services that meet their unique needs and offer 100% carbon neutral delivery. In addition to e-PAQ Select, the current range includes e-PAQ Standard, e-PAQ Plus, e-PAQ Elite and e-PAQ Returns – all focused on budget-friendly solutions with a range of tracking options.
Milicevic adds: “We are very committed to supporting the growth of e-commerce in the Oceania region and that starts with the expansion in Australia And New Zealand. We want to change the status quo. We plan to hire more experienced and talented people in the industry, present more strategic partnerships and meet our customers’ needs by expanding service capabilities and offering unique solutions that fill the market gap – more logistic options, better technologies, better services and overall better experiences.”
Asendia is one of the world’s leading providers of international e-commerce and mail, delivering parcels, parcels and documents to more than 200 destinations around the world.
By combining the experience and expertise of our founding companies La Poste and Swiss Post, Asendia brings together a wealth of international and local expertise. Asendia’s expertise is broad and encompasses various aspects of e-commerce, from webshop software and marketplace management to international logistics. Asendia is committed to sustainability and offsets all carbon emissions, including first mile collection, last mile delivery, returns, as well as building emissions, machinery and business travel.
Asendia employs over 1,500 people in EuropeGreat Britain, Asia Pacific and the USA – a global network with a local presence.
Learn more at www.asendiaoceania.com
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