Purolator Inc.

Purolator and Tangentia provide shipping services through NetSuite ERP system and NetSuite SuiteCommerce platform

Feb. 9, 2016 – Purolator is pleased to announce that it can now offer its leading shipping services through the NetSuite ERP enterprise resource planning solution as a result of the company’s partnership with Tangentia.

Tangentia has developed and certified its Purolator E-Commerce Connectors for integration into e-commerce platforms. Its solution uses Purolator’s E-Ship® Web Services specifically designed for commercial use and allows customers to easily integrate Purolator’s shipping services into the NetSuite ERP.

“Through our continued work with Tangentia, we are helping more businesses accelerate their e-commerce strategies by providing greater flexibility and more options for the management of purchasing, order fulfilment, shipping and returns online,” said Mike Coté, Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, 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

“With our new capabilities to integrate the NetSuite product with Purolator services, more of our customers can now grow their business through technological capabilities, as well as flexible B2B shipping options,” said Feite Kraay, Partner, Commerce Solutions, Tangentia. “As customer purchasing behaviours and expectations continue to evolve, businesses can respond through the Purolator services we can now offer.”

Partnering with technology companies such as Tangentia to integrate Purolator E-Commerce Connectors into enterprise resource solutions and 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, package 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.

As a NetSuite SuiteCloud Developer Network Partner, Tangentia focuses on e-commerce, B2B & EDI, enterprise & cloud security (IAM), service-oriented architecture, cloud infrastructure and cloud integration, business analytics and application development across multiple industries, such as banking and financial services and insurance, retail, consumer packaged goods, telecom, healthcare and government.

About NetSuite
NetSuite Inc. is the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials/enterprise resource planning and omni-channel commerce software suites. In addition to financials/ERP and omni-channel commerce software suites, NetSuite offers a broad suite of applications, including financial management, e-commerce and retail management, commerce marketing automation, professional services automation and human capital management, that enable companies to manage most of their core business operations in its single integrated suite. NetSuite software allows businesses to automate operations, streamline processes and access real-time business information anytime, anywhere. For more information about NetSuite, please visit www.netsuite.com.

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Published: February 09, 2016
Topics: Corporate