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Early May Bank Holiday: service update

Posted on 30/04/2015 by Marketing

Due to the upcoming bank holiday, parcels will not be delivered to or collected from our stores on Monday 4th May. You may drop off items in line with stores’ opening hours, but they will not be collected and moved onwards until Tuesday 5th. For up-to-date information on our services and Mon-Fri customer support from 9am-6pm, please follow us on Twitter.

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What size parcel can I send with CollectPlus?

Posted on 23/04/2015 by Marketing

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Are you looking to use our send service and want to know what size parcels you can send with CollectPlus? Our handy guide below should tell you all you need to know to ensure your items is within the right dimensions and within our weight limit of 10kg, so we recommend you refer to it whenever you want to send a parcel with us. To make it easier to remember what parcel weights we carry, we have grouped these into three categories: light, regular and heavy, along with examples of familiar items that weigh roughly the same amount. Before you send, read more…

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Last sending dates for Easter 2015

Posted on 27/03/2015 by Marketing

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Our services will be subject to changes during the week commencing Monday 30th March, due to the upcoming public holidays. Please read the following instructions carefully if you wish to send items to arrive in time for the Easter holiday period. The last day for sending items to arrive before the Easter holiday period (Friday 3rd April – Monday 6th April) will be Tuesday 31st March for our Standard 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 (3rd April), Easter read more…

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Safe cycling tips from Pedal Kings

Posted on 09/03/2015 by Marketing


It’s very important at this time of the year to take cycling at night very serious and always come prepared so Pedal Kings have pulled together some top safety tips for us. Although most cycling accidents tend to occur during the day, cycling accidents in the dark are more likely to be fatal. That’s why standing out to others using the road can be lifesaving. Using reflective and fluorescent products is a must, if you’re a regular commuter in the dark we recommend taking a look at the Hump – original waterproof rucsac cover (£19.99). It’s a very fashionable product read more…

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Win 10 free labels for your packaging tips

Posted on 18/02/2015 by Marketing

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Here at CollectPlus, we understand that the way you pack your items is key to ensuring a smooth delivery process. We love to hear from our customers and this time are calling on your packaging expertise to help others pack more efficiently. We’re hoping that you’ll share some of your top packing tips with us so that we can share these with our wider network. As a thanks for sharing your tips, we’ll select one user to receive 10 free parcel labels to be redeemed with CollectPlus. Please click here to be directed to our survey and to begin sharing read more…

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Sending a parcel? Check this out first

Posted on 11/02/2015 by Marketing

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We want to make sending a parcel with CollectPlus as easy as possible so we’ve created this really simple guide to our various parcel weights. You can send parcels with either our standard service, which typically takes 2-3 working days, or our economy service, which typically takes up to 5 working days. Within these two options, we have 3 different weight choices which are outlined below. Regardless of weight, your parcel can be up to 50x50x60cm. Please note, we are not able to accept variations on these sizes. More useful links: – Do you qualify for our loyalty reward scheme? read more…

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