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Types of Overnight Courier Services in NZ

Many businesses require the services of an overnight courier NZ company for regular express deliveries or to address urgent situations that crop up outside of their usual delivery schedule. It’s important to have a reliable provider at your fingertips should the need arise, and it’s always better to have this kind of thing sorted out well in advance.  Here, we will delve into some of the different types of overnight courier services available, discuss a few benefits and examples, and highlight …
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Why Auckland Businesses Need Fast Truck Delivery Services

The world has opened up dramatically in the last couple of years, and businesses that made it through the events of 2020-2022 can be proud to have navigated one of the most daunting periods in world history! The lessons learned in moving consumer goods over this period have made many companies more robust, with lots of businesses across the country now accessing a wider market as they successfully adjusted to more versatile methods of getting their wares out to customers who …
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A Short Guide to Shipping Chilled Items Via Courier in NZ

Many businesses, organisations and individuals need to ship small goods in a temperature-controlled environment. If you are the person in charge of organising the shifting of chilled or frozen items from one place to another within New Zealand for your organisation, you need to know that the service you are using will literally deliver the goods. In this handy guide, we will discuss what constitutes chilled shipping, how to select a good courier service, what kind of packaging works best for …
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The Multi-Faceted Approach to Courier Tenders: Beyond Price-Driven Decisions Greetings

When it comes to tendering for a courier service, one is likely to focus solely on cost. However, a comprehensive evaluation should extend well beyond the financial aspect. Companies would do well to adopt a weighted decision-making approach that considers various factors such as service quality, speed, sustainability, and customer service. Here’s why:Prioritising QualityCost-effectiveness is crucial, but it shouldn't compromise the quality of service. A courier that delivers punctually and handles parcels with care is ultimately more beneficial, even if …
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A Power Partnership: Urgent Couriers and Online Meats Deliver Excellence

In a novel alliance, leaders in their respective fields, Urgent Couriers and Online Meats, have joined forces to redefine the online meat shopping experience. Urgent Couriers, with over 30 years in efficient delivery services, and Online Meats, a 100% female-led online butcher store with more than 25 years of experience, are promising restaurant-quality, affordable meats from New Zealand's best farmers right to your doorstep. Urgent Couriers' reputation for reliability and speed makes them the ideal partner for Online Meats, which offers …
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Enhancing Your Delivery Experience: The Importance of Driver Sustainability at Urgent Couriers

When it comes to Urgent Courier services in New Zealand, you expect reliable and efficient deliveries that meet your time-sensitive needs. However, have you ever considered the impact of driver sustainability on the service you receive? In this blog post, we will explore why driver sustainability matters for you as a customer and how it contributes to an improved delivery experience with Urgent Couriers. The Role of Driver Sustainability in Your Delivery Experience: Timeliness and Efficiency: Driver sustainability directly influences the …
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The Life of a Driver: How Urgent Couriers’ Technology Helps Our Delivery Services Succeed

At Urgent Couriers, we believe that technology is an essential tool to help our courier drivers be more successful in their jobs. We have invested in the latest technology to make sure that our drivers can work efficiently and provide the best service possible to our customers. One of the ways that our technology helps our courier drivers is through our advanced GPS systems. Our drivers can access real-time traffic updates and receive alerts about road closures, accidents, and other potential …
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Chilled Delivery Challenges: How Urgent Couriers’ Premium Service Solves Supplier Issues

In today's fast-paced world, chilled deliveries have become an integral part of the supply chain. From food to pharmaceuticals, a wide range of products require temperature-controlled transportation to maintain their quality and efficacy. However, transporting chilled goods can be a challenging task for suppliers, and any deviation from the recommended temperature range can lead to product spoilage, which can be costly for the supplier. In this blog, we will discuss the common issues suppliers may face with chilled deliveries and …

How Jess’s Underground Kitchen absorbed their freight costs and streamlined logistics through Shopify app integration with Urgent Couriers

Jess's Underground Kitchen is a frozen meal and catering service based in Auckland, New Zealand. The company was founded by Jess Daniell, who started the business as a way to cook for friends after returning from her London OE. Jess's Underground Kitchen quickly grew through social media and eventually expanded to four cafes, offering fresh meals Monday to Saturday.However, the COVID-19 pandemic prompted a shift in the business model. JUK Jess's Underground Kitchen closed its cafes and pivoted to a …
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From garage start-up to market leader, how Torque Digital has grown with Urgent Couriers.

In 2008 in a garage in West Auckland, two young entrepreneurs started their very own print company. Back then they were doing everything themselves, print, installs, deliveries etc. As they started to get busier they were unable to make all the deliveries on their own so they engaged Urgent Couriers.  Slowly over time they built up the business even more and moved into bigger premises, before moving, again and again, to keep up with their growth. With that growth they needed …