A Vancouver company thinks everyone is a potential part-time courier by allowing the public to choose small delivery jobs for fees of around $10 to $20.
The zipments.ca service, modeled after its parent in New York, could soon allow customers to pay for such tasks as same-day pharmaceutical pickups, according to company head Rob Safrata.
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Shopping and sharing aren’t exclusive to the holidays—they’re part of the sharing economy, which just got a bit bigger in Vancouver. With the launch of Zipments.ca, a same-day courier service, Vancouver’s sharing economy now connects retailers and consumers directly to individual couriers. Continue reading BC Business: Local same-day courier service Zipments aims to disrupt the retail game
New York’s Zipments launched today in Vancouver and is aiming to disrupt the retail shopping industry by providing low cost, same-day courier services to retailers throughout the Vancouver region. Continue reading TechVibes: Zipments Wants to Revolutionize Local Deliveries by Harnessing Power of Sharing Economy
By using zipments.ca, Susan spent her time this holiday season the way it was supposed to be spent.
This holiday, Susan spent less time in malls and queues and more time where it mattered thanks to zipments.ca.
When Steve’s wife called at 6 pm on Christmas Eve to make sure he had finished all his shopping (which he hadn’t, of course) even Santa couldn’t save him. Thanks to zipments.ca and a few clicks at MEC.ca, the holidays remained as “happy” as hoped.
A new delivery service launched in Vancouver November 27 aims to “disrupt” retail deliveries and take advantage of the sharing economy. Continue reading Business in Vancouver: “Sharing economy” delivery service Zipments to open in Vancouver
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, November 27, 2013 – Launching in Vancouver today, zipments.ca is set to disrupt the retail shopping industry by providing low cost, same day courier services to retailers throughout the Vancouver region, starting with Mountain Equipment Co-op and Edible Canada as retail partners. zipments.ca is the first Canadian company to use the sharing economy, by leveraging on advances in mobile technology and a flexible workforce to provide “Delivery Your Way,” even outside of normal business hours and on weekends. Continue reading zipments.ca Launches In Vancouver, Revolutionizing Local Deliveries By Harnessing The Power Of The Sharing Economy