DPD is Britain’s most appreciated parcel delivery company – why is it useful to have DPD integration?
Why do you need software that has DPD integration?
DPD has been voted the best in the business for the sixth year running, in Money Saving Expert’s customer satisfaction survey, being considered to be Britain’s favorite parcel delivery company. Not only that, but DPD’s sister company DPD Local took second place. DPD is one of the most popular courier services in use, that’s why you need order management software with DPD integration.
The numbers can’t lie
More than seven thousand people (Almost 7,700, to be more exact) took part in the survey on Martin Lewis’ site to find the best (and worst) parcel delivery firms in the country. Conducted just after the Christmas and January Sales peak, the survey asked participants to rate the shipping performance of all major British delivery companies, based on their own experiences during the whole of 2018.
How did the others fare?
DPD finished as the overall winner. Approximately 65% of all the voters rated the companies’ service as “great”, while DPD’s sister company, DPD Local, was rated as the second-best package delivery company in the country, with an impressive 56% “great” final score.
Royal Mail, which is DPD’s major competitor finished third, with 54%. We should also mention other “great” scores for the other major carriers, such as the 41% got by Parcelforce and, of course, UPS, with 40%, or Hermes, who managed to score a total of 31%.
Old habits die hard – DPD’s CEO says it all
Dwain McDonald, DPD’s CEO, is, of course, extremely proud of the result: “This is becoming a habit, and it isn’t one that we want to give up! While it is the sixth time we’ve topped this poll, we never take anything for granted. We will enjoy this. When nearly 8,000 customers vote, you have to take it seriously. But the nature of this industry is that you have to perform to the highest possible standards every single day of the year, no matter what the roads or the weather throw at you. The whole team deserves massive credit and it is great for everyone involved in the operation to know that their efforts are appreciated by the parcel recipients“.
DPD is a member of DPDgroup, one of Europe’s leading parcels groups, wholly owned by France’s La Poste, the second largest postal group in Europe. The company operates more than 8,000 vehicles from 65 locations and delivers over 230 million parcels a year.
In search of shipping software with DPD integration?
JustShipIT has DPD integration, which means that you can print your DPD labels directly for our software, no need to login to your DPD account separately. This allows you to save precious time when printing labels.
JustShipIT also has integration with Royal Mail, UK Mail, Yodel, Collect+, Click & Drop and many more JustShipIT has been helping online sellers print labels from different carriers(DHL, TNT, DPD, etc.) for years now
Another advantage of using JustShipIT is the built-in despatching, this allows you to update the orders on the different platforms once the items have been shipped.