Purolator Inc.

Purolator partners with Tangentia to offer Purolator shipping services through e-commerce platforms

TORONTO, Aug. 26, 2015 – Purolator is pleased to announce that Tangentia has developed and certified its Purolator E-Commerce Connectors for integration into e-commerce platforms in which Tangentia is a certified partner. Tangentia’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 e-commerce solutions.

“We are helping businesses accelerate their e-commerce strategies by providing more options and greater flexibility for the management of purchasing, order fulfilment, shipping and returns online,” said Ramsey Mansour, Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Transformation, Purolator. “This work with Tangentia is part of our continued focus on supporting our customers’ need to seamlessly integrate our shipping solutions into e-commerce platforms to help grow their businesses.”

Companies with B2B and B2C 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

“We’re excited that by partnering with Purolator we can help our customers grow their business through technological capabilities, as well as flexible B2B shipping options,” said Feite Kraay, Partner, Commerce Solutions, Tangentia. “Customer purchasing behaviours and expectations are always evolving; our work with Purolator is helping businesses respond to these continuous changes impacting the marketplace.” 

Partnering with technology companies, such as Tangentia, 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 Tangentia
Tangentia is a leading boutique consulting, technology and outsourcing firm with a comprehensive portfolio of solutions that can bridge the most challenging technology gaps while creating significant cost efficiencies and competitive advantage across an organization and its supply chain.

A Premier Partner of IBM, Tangentia focuses on e-commerce, B2B & EDI, enterprise & cloud security (IAM), service-oriented architecture (SOA), cloud infrastructure and cloud integration, business analytics (BA) and application development across multiple industries like banking and financial services and insurance(BFSI), retail, consumer packaged goods (CPG),telecom, healthcare and government.

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Published: August 26, 2015