2020 ushered in a new age of ecommerce, with consumers overwhelmingly embracing online shopping. In response, Parcel2Go have relaunched their mobile app to make it easier for small and medium businesses and consumers to ship their parcels.
“In the current climate, customers feel safe shopping online and it is likely that these habits […] will continue…” Larisha McGurty, Head of Marketing at Parcel2Go, “…we expect the positive online shopping experiences during this period to encourage more online purchases than before the lockdown period.”
Parcel2Go are certainly bracing for the ecommerce boom to continue into 2021. Ashley Taylor, Parcel2Go’s Head of Commercial, noted the change in consumer shopping habits as well, going on to say:
“… Parcel2Go has seen an incredible surge in demand. As consumers have been home bound, there has been a surge in online purchases via retailers and marketplaces, as well as people sending items to loved ones.”
How does the parcel2go app help consumers?
With a mass of great new features, the new Parcel2Go app aims to make it easier than ever for customers to send their parcels. From comparing parcel prices and postal rates from the leading delivery companies to offering a range of handy services, the updated app makes sending parcels easier.
The following are just a few of the parcel2go app’s best features:
Multiple parcel sending options
If you need to send a few parcels at once, the Parcel2Go app’s multi-parcel feature has you covered. Generating labels for each parcel and giving you the best price on shipping.
Fingerprint and face recognition sign in
Keeping you and your contact’s details safe is a top priority for Parcel2Go. The app uses your phone’s biometric scanning systems such as fingerprint ID or facial recognition to allow you access.
Saved and phone contact address options
For people who send parcels to the same contacts regularly, Parcel2Go’s saved contacts feature is great. You can save addresses directly to the app or allow it access to your phone contacts if it is easier.
Nearest drop off location and opening times
With the app’s convenient drop-off locator and opening times feature, you will never again miss sending your parcel off and getting it delivered on time.
Wallet option for in-store label printing
Included in the app is Parcel2Go’s wallet function. Designed to make it easy for you to print you shipping labels in store, saving you time and money at home.
Updated tracking and My Orders features
The handy My Orders feature allows you to stay on top of where your parcels go. With parcel tracking updated regularly, you can rest assured you parcel will arrive on time.