InPost nominated for Ekomersy 2013
Press release Cracow, 2nd September 2013
InPost nominated for 'Ekomersy 2013'!
InPost – an operator of the world’s largest network of self-service automated parcel lockers enabling sending and receiving shipments - for the second time has been nominated for Ekomersy 2013. This time revolutionary InPost Parcel Lockers, which conquer international markets, will compete to win the prize in 'Best Product/Service supporting e-shop' category.
The idea behind the competition organized for the second time by “The Pole 2.0 Fundation” is to identify constantly improving brands which by listening to the voices of consumers - contribute to the development of e-commerce. The winners of 'Ekomersy 2013' are selected by Internet users (50%) who use the shortlisted solutions on a daily basis and the jury (50%) including: Sylwia Czubkowska from Gazeta Prawna, Paweł Wojciechowski from Weltbild and Dorota Bachman from Empik.com among others. The voting is open for everybody and lasts until September 14, 2013. The vote in each category can be left at:www.ekomersy.pl . Announcement of winners of Ekomersy 2013 will take place during the eCommerce Fairs on September 23, 2013.
“Last year's victory in Ekomersy motivated us to continue our hard work. In InPost we keep introducing a number of innovative solutions - including an excellent tool for optimizing the complaint process - szybkiezwroty.pl, a revolutionary solution on the Polish market that guarantees the delivery of all parcels only a day after posting or an option to extend parcel collection time by 24 or even 48 hours. All these solutions are implemented for the benefit of our Clients. We are constantly trying to advance the level of our services to provide the most innovative services of the postal and courier sector. We hope that our efforts will be appreciated by the Internet users and the jury and will result in another Ekomersy prize! We encourage everyone to vote for InPost " - said Jacek Siekierczak, Brand Manager of InPost Parcel Lockers.
In 2012, InPost became an undisputed winner of Ekomersy, in 'Best e-commerce operator’ category. InPost won 54% of the votes and gained overwhelming advantage over the DPD, one of the leading courier companies in Europe, with 17% of the votes. Other competitors were left far behind: KurJerzy.pl, with 11% of Internet users’ votes, and Statkiem.pl and Arvato with only 9% of respondents’ votes.
InPost Parcel Lockers offer the most convenient way to receive online orders. The advantage of the system is the ability to receive e-shopping the day after posting, in just 17 seconds, 24 hours a day, without queues and at convenient location. Willingness to recommend InPost Parcel Lockers remains at 97% - it’s the highest rate not only in the postal industry, but also globally. For instance, the service considered as a model one offered by Amazon is recommended at a level of 84%. More importantly, 74% of customers having previously used courier services, definitely prefer InPost Parcel Lockers. Therefore, this service is offered by 3,000 online stores. InPost Parcel Lockers are used by 10 thousand active e-retailers and over 1 million individual users.