May 17, 2020

Amazon Expands delivery options for customers across Canada

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North American logistics
Canada Post
Admin
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Net sales increased an impressive 23 percent
Follow @SamJermy and @SupplyChainD on Twitter.Amazon has launchedAmazon Pickup Points, a new delivery option where customers can choose to pick up Amazo...

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Amazon has launched Amazon Pickup Points, a new delivery option where customers can choose to pick up Amazon.ca orders from Canada Post retail locations across the country. With more than 6,200 Canada Post locations, customers can find an Amazon Pickup Point that is convenient for them.

Alexandre Gagnon, Country Manager for Amazon Canada, said: "We're continuously working to introduce new programs and shipping options that make our customers' lives easier. We know the holidays get busy, so we're excited to introduce Amazon Pickup Points which give customers who are always on the go a convenient and secure alternative to receive Amazon.ca packages.

With the holiday season in full swing, shoppers can choose to have their orders shipped to a Canada Post location, ensuring gifts remain a surprise until they are unwrapped. With Amazon Pickup Points, shoppers also don't have to worry about missing an important delivery – whether it's a child's most wished for holiday toy or a package that may need a signature for delivery.

Deepak Chopra, President and CEO at Canada Post, said: "Canadians want delivery options that suit their busy lifestyles. By providing access to our 6,200 locations across the country, Amazon.ca is adding unparalleled convenience for its customers."

Customers can still take advantage of a variety of shipping options including Free Super Saver Shipping and Free Two-Day Shipping with Amazon Prime on eligible orders when shipping to an Amazon Pickup Point.

During the checkout process, customers simply select an Amazon Pickup Point location as their shipping address, receive a delivery confirmation e-mail when the order is delivered, and collect their package at their convenience.

To learn more about Amazon Pickup Points, visit: www.amazon.ca/pickuppoints.

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Jul 30, 2021

The Ultimate Procurement & Supply Chain Event

Procurement
Supplychain
live
event
3 min
Take a look at our agenda for Procurement & Supply Chain Live, where innovation meets implementation, coming to you live from London

From September 28th-30th, network with C-level executives, gain insight from industry pioneers and walk away with actionable insights that accelerate your career. By the end of the week, we promise you’ll have the skills to solve the world’s most pressing supply chain and procurement challenges. 

The three-day show is an essential deep dive into the industry, with influential speakers sharing insights and strategies from their organisations, group roundtable discussions, and fireside chats. Whether you attend virtually or in person, you’ll strategise how to cope with global disruption, learn from industry leaders, and walk away with tips, tactics, and tangible connections. 

 

How to Attend

 

In a COVID-disrupted era, we know that the majority of people would rather avoid travelling for events─why take the risk, right? In response to the continued disruption, BizClik Media Group has decided that Procurement & Supply Chain LIVE will offer the best of both worlds through hybrid accessibility. 

That means you and your peers can attend the event in person or virtually ─ with no disadvantages for people who choose not to make the trip to the Tobacco Dock venue. 

 

In-Person

 

Procurement & Supply Chain LIVE will be held at the Tobacco Dock in London, an industry-leading venue that is renowned for delivering world-class events. For attendees’ peace of mind, the venue is working to the government-endorsed AEV All Secure Framework, alongside mia’s AIM Secure and ‘Good to Go’ accreditation, they will ensure that we achieve a COVID-secure environment to facilitate all of your networking needs. 

 

Virtually

 

Our physical venue is both historic and stunning, but it has no bearing on the information that you and your peers can gain from the event. You can still absorb it all, interact with other attendees, and enjoy the conference experience on your alternative, virtual platform. 

The platform will feature live feeds from all of the stages, as well as virtual networking areas. So, if you want to avoid travel, it’s not a problem! You can still get involved and enjoy the entire experience from the comfort of your own home. 


 

What’s on the agenda?

 

With keynote addresses from global leaders, dynamic roundtable discussions, and extensive networking opportunities, Procurement & Supply Chain 2021 will expand your network, deliver insight, and enhance your organisation’s reach. 

Across the three-day event, a number of relevant topics and trends surrounding procurement and supply chain will be discussed. 

 

  • Tuesday 28 September - Digital supply chain
  • Procurement strategy (11:30 am)
  • Supply chain leaders forum (12:00 pm)
  • Women in supply chain (14:00 pm)
  • Procurement technology (14:30 pm) 
  • Wednesday 29 September - Procurement consulting
  • Sustainability (11:30 am) 
  • Supply chain management (12:00 pm) 
  • Digitalisation (14:00 pm)
  • Risk & Resilience (14:30 pm)
  • Thursday 30 September - APAC sessions (04:00 am)


 

Influential executives from around the world will give their insights and professional experiences surrounding these topics, allowing you and your company to leave with valuable information. 

The past year has shown how important supply chains are and the importance of managing them correctly. With increasing digitalisation across all industries, you won’t want to miss out on our great speakers and information surrounding this topic. Preparing your company for the future is key, and we are sure you will gain great insights at our three-day event. 

Order now to make the most of our early-bird offer. Ticket prices increase over 50% soon! For tickets and information, head over to our event site.

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