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Purolator and Michaels helping Canadians stay connected through creativity this holiday season
TORONTO, NOV. 23, 2020 — Purolator package pick-up and drop-off services are available at 135 Michaels retail stores across Canada, offering customers more convenient ways to send and receive packages, including curbside service. To celebrate the new partnership, Purolator and Michaels are also making it easier for Canadians to share moments of joy and create personalized packages for loved ones this holiday season.
This holiday season Purolator will pick up and deliver 46 million packages — an increase of almost 20 %
TORONTO, Nov. 2, 2020 — Purolator today announced multiple network investments to meet an expected 20 per cent jump in peak-season demand compared to 2019. These include a significant increase in customer access points through new strategic partnerships, an expansion of its fleet of Mobile Quick Stop trucks and new innovative services to enhance health and safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Purolator launches innovative delivery vehicles in Toronto and Montreal to improve urban centre logistics and expand zero-emission fleet
TORONTO, Oct. 19, 2020 – Today Purolator is launching innovative delivery vehicles to increase network capacity, reduce its carbon footprint and provide greater fleet flexibility in urban centres. The new fleet of vehicles offers a last-mile delivery solution to respond to the ever-increasing growth in e-commerce.
Purolator partners with Cleveland Clinic Canada to deliver world-class health expertise for customers and employees
TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2020 – Purolator has partnered with global healthcare leader Cleveland Clinic to optimize the health and safety of its employees and bolster the company’s health sector-based offerings. Through Cleveland Clinic’s Medical Director program, Purolator will have access to the local expertise of Cleveland Clinic Canada as well as clinical expertise from Cleveland Clinic’s worldwide enterprise system.
2020 Peak Season Surcharges
September 9, 2020 - Providing exceptional customer service is very important to us. Purolator has experienced an unprecedented demand for our transportation services causing a surge in residential deliveries and special handling services. We anticipate this high demand to continue through the upcoming holiday season and beyond.
Purolator fuelling Canada’s economic rebound by creating 1,100+ new jobs
TORONTO, JUNE 30, 2020 – One year ago Purolator announced its plan to invest more than $1 billion in its five-year delivering the future growth and innovation strategy. During the past three months, the company has operated as an essential service and has been on the front lines of the dramatic change in Canada’s supply chain, meeting the critical needs of businesses and Canadians as home deliveries rose 30 per cent alongside retail e-commerce sales that surged by up to 120 per cent . In response, Purolator is creating more than 1,100 jobs and fast-forwarding five strategic priorities that are growing in importance for businesses and consumers as they adapt to the realities of COVID-19.
Moving mountains in minutes
May 27, 2020 – The past two months have been transformational for all of us. It’s felt like we’ve had to change so much in our work and personal lives to adapt. We’re entering a new phase as businesses begin to re-open and all signs indicate it will be a cautiously optimistic one.
An update on Purolator’s Calgary Terminal
May 11, 2020 - Purolator has been working rigorously with Alberta Health Services (AHS) to test employees in our Calgary terminal for COVID-19 and increase protection measures since an outbreak was declared last week. AHS accepted our request to offer testing to all employees at the facility to ensure we understood the scope of the outbreak and were able to control it swiftly.