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Changes to our services on Battle of the Boyne / Orangemen’s Day (Northern Ireland only)

Posted on 06/07/2016 by Marketing

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Due to the upcoming Battle of the Boyne/Orangemen’s Day holiday in Northern Ireland, parcels will not be delivered to or collected from our Northern Irish stores on Tuesday 12th July. You may drop off items in line with stores’ opening hours, but they will not be collected and moved onwards until Wednesday 13th July. This means that any Send or  Click & Collect parcels expected in store on this date will be subject to one day’s delay.

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Spring Bank Holiday 2016: changes to our services

Posted on 23/05/2016 by Marketing

Spring bank holiday 2016

Due to the upcoming Spring Bank Holiday, parcels will not be delivered to or collected from our stores on Monday 30th May. You may drop off items in line with stores’ opening hours, but they will not be collected and moved onwards until Tuesday 31st. This means that if you drop your parcel(s) in store on or after Thursday 26th May, it will take approximately one extra day for us to deliver it to its destination using the Standard service. If you normally use our Economy service and want your parcel(s) to arrive in time for the weekend, we recommend read more…

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Early May Bank Holiday service changes

Posted on 25/04/2016 by Marketing

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Due to the upcoming Early May Bank Holiday, parcels will not be delivered to or collected from our stores on Monday 2nd May. You may drop off items in line with stores’ opening hours, but they will not be collected and moved onwards until Tuesday 3rd. This means that if you drop your parcel(s) in store on or after Thursday 28th April, it will take approximately one extra day for us to deliver it to its destination. If you normally use our Economy service and want your parcel(s) to arrive in time for the weekend, we recommend upgrading to our Standard service read more…

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Easter sending dates 2016: make sure it gets there in time

Posted on 11/03/2016 by Marketing

Easter send dates 2016

Using CollectPlus to send parcels over Easter? Read on for our final sending dates to ensure your parcels are delivered in time. The last day for sending items to arrive before the Easter holiday period (Friday 25th March – Monday 28th March) will be Tuesday 22nd March for our Standard Service or Saturday 19th March for our Economy service. If you normally choose the Economy Service, we recommend using the Standard Service to get the item delivered quicker. We will not be collecting items from our stores on Good Friday (25th March), Easter Sunday (27th March) or Easter Monday (28th read more…

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Sending gifts this Christmas? Check out our packaging tips

Posted on 25/11/2015 by Marketing

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When you’re sending presents through the post, you want to feel completely confident that they’ll arrive in the best possible condition. How can you ensure that your Christmas gifts reach their destination safely and in one piece? We’ve put together this handy guide to packaging like a pro, focusing on how you can avoid the careless mistakes that could result in disappointment under the Christmas tree. Be a savvy sender this Christmas by following these simple tips – and don’t forget to check our last Christmas sending dates before you drop off your parcels. Add this infographic to your website read more…

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8 common packaging mistakes (and how to avoid them)

Posted on 17/09/2015 by Marketing

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Are you a prolific online marketplace seller? Packaging is a crucial step in the process that sellers ignore at their peril, as the presentation and preservation of your goods is of paramount importance. Take a look at our top tips below, on how to package like a pro – from padded envelopes to popcorn. Ensuring you have these simple steps covered could make a big difference to the success of your online business.

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