Purolator Inc.

Purolator partners with Demac Media to offer Purolator shipping services for e-commerce solutions

Toronto, Aug. 19, 2015 – Purolator is pleased to announce that Demac Media has developed and certified its Purolator E-Commerce Connectors for integration into e-commerce platforms. Demac Media’s solution uses Purolator’s E-Ship® Web Services specifically designed for commercial use and allows customers to easily integrate Purolator’s shipping services into Shopify – a leading cloud-based commerce platform designed for small and medium-sized businesses for which Demac Media is a certified partner.

“Our partnership with Demac Media is a reflection of our continued investment in technology and innovation to support our customers’ need to seamlessly integrate our shipping solutions into leading e-commerce platforms,” said Ramsey Mansour, Vice President, Marketing, Purolator. “Through these efforts, we are helping businesses accelerate their e-commerce strategies by providing more options and greater flexibility for managing purchasing, order fulfilment, shipping and returns online.”

Companies with B2B e-commerce activities can now empower their customers to ship online with Purolator by giving them the ability to conveniently:

  • Access accurate shipping estimates
  • Track deliveries in real time
  • Create shipping and return labels
  • Schedule pickups

“Customer expectations and online purchase behaviours are changing, and Purolator is helping businesses adapt to these changes,” said Jason Kemp, Director of Shopify Operations, Demac Media. “We’re proud to partner with Purolator to enable more businesses to enhance their customers’ experience through technology capabilities, as well as B2B shipping options and flexibility when purchasing online.”

Partnering with technology companies, such as Demac Media, to integrate Purolator E-Commerce Connectors into e-commerce platforms supports a suite of initiatives and investments Purolator is acting on to maintain its leadership position and meet the evolving needs of companies doing business in Canada.

About Purolator
Purolator Inc. is Canada’s leading integrated freight, parcel and logistics solutions provider. Celebrating over 50 years of delivering its customers’ promises, Purolator continues to expand its reach and renowned service levels and reliability to more people, more businesses and more places across the country and around the world. Purolator is proud of its Canadian heritage and is focused on sustainably positioning itself for future growth and success. Purolator is also committed to contributing to the well-being of the communities it serves and where more than 11,500 of its employees live, work and play. For more information, visit purolator.com/ecommerce.

About Demac Media
Demac Media is made up of a team of strategists, designers and developers who help merchants create and grow e-commerce businesses. From day one, the company’s mission has been simply to create amazing e-commerce solutions for its merchants. The company doesn’t dabble in any other form of design or development. It is 100 per cent focused on e-commerce, and it is because of this focus that the company is a recognized industry leader. The boutique e-commerce agency is dedicated to being the very best design, development and strategic partner for merchants in North America. A partner of Magento and Shopify, the company has built deep expertise in the critical aspects of digital commerce and developed a number of proprietary software technologies that have helped its merchants achieve triple-digit growth year over year.

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For further information or to arrange an interview, please contact:

Courtney Reistetter
Manager, Corporate Communications
Purolator
905 712-1084 ext. 23851
courtney.reistetter@purolator.com

Published: August 19, 2015
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