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COLLECTPLUS INTRODUCES QUICK COLLECTION CODE FOR MOBILE PHONES

Posted on 12/03/2013 by Marketing

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CollectPlus, the largest store-based parcel service in the UK, is now offering customers the option of collecting purchases from its network of over 5,000 convenience stores and petrol stations even more quickly by using a unique barcode sent to their mobile phone. For those using the “Click&Collect” service offered by a growing number of retailers, including Amazon, House of Fraser, ASOS and Very.co.uk, it has never been easier or more convenient to pick up purchases. When collecting a parcel, customers with a WAP-enabled mobile or smartphone can now present the barcode, which significantly reduces the transaction time. CollectPlus sends the read more…

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CollectPlus Partners with John Lewis to Offer Free Returns and Collections

Posted on 22/02/2013 by Marketing

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John Lewis has selected CollectPlus, the largest store-based parcel service in the UK, to give its customers the choice to return online purchases of clothes, shoes and fashion accessories for free via a network of over 5,000 local convenience stores, newsagents and petrol stations. With over 5,000 stores in the CollectPlus network, all of which are open early until late, seven days a week, customers will be able to return items at a time and place that suits them, as well as accurately track their package every step of the way back to John Lewis. From early autumn 2013, John read more…

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Fenn Wright Manson offers free returns with CollectPlus

Posted on 12/12/2012 by Marketing

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CollectPlus today announces that it has partnered with Fenn Wright Manson to offer its customers the option of returning purchases without charge through their local convenience store. The leading occasion wear brand for women has partnered with CollectPlus to make returns easier and more convenient than ever before for their customers. With 5,000 CollectPlus stores and petrol stations in the network, all of which are open early until late and often seven days a week, Fenn Wright Manson customers will be able to drop off parcels at a time and place that suits them and accurately track their parcel every read more…

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10 MILLIONTH PARCEL MILESTONE

Posted on 29/11/2012 by Marketing

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COLLECTPLUS REACHES ITS 10 MILLIONTH PARCEL MILESTONE AND MORE THAN DOUBLES ITS VOLUME CollectPlus, the modern alternative to the Post Office, today announces it has delivered its 10 millionth parcel since its foundation in 2009. In its half year figures, CollectPlus reported actual revenue growth of 170%, to £3.7million, with parcel transactions more than doubling to 3.3 million. The impressive announcement follows strong interim results from its co-parent company, PayPoint, and comes as the business increases its operating run rate to seven million parcels per year.

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CollectPlus confirms partnership with Clarks

Posted on 23/11/2012 by Marketing

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CollectPlus is pleased to announce an innovative new partnership with Clarks, which will see the retailer become the first footwear-focused brand to offer the Click&CollectPlus service to consumers. In addition to offering Clarks’ customers the option of picking up purchases at a time and place convenient to them, CollectPlus will also be providing returns for those shopping with the world number one brand in ‘everyday footwear’. With 5,000 CollectPlus stores and petrol stations in the network, all of which open early until late and often seven days a week, it has never been so easy and convenient for customers to read more…

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Donations to BBC Children in Need can be made at 24,000 neighbourhood shops across the country

Posted on 07/11/2012 by Marketing

Welwyn Garden City, 6 November 2012: Fundraisers and generous shoppers up and down the country will once again be able to make donations in cash to BBC Children in Need at more than 24,000 local neighbourhood stores with a PayPoint facility right up to 10.00pm or even 11.00pm on the night of the Appeal Show on 16 November and for the whole year afterwards, giving people plenty of time to collect all the money they have raised. Seamus Smith, Managing Director of PayPoint, said: “It’s easy and convenient for people to donate funds raised during the day or simply to make read more…

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