Founded in 2011 and situated in Birmingham, ipostparcels delivers parcels around the United Kingdom and to more than 160 international destinations. They have been linked with renowned delivery company, DHL since 2016. Their services are for individual customers and for businesses.
The ipostparcels process is very simple. You can get a quote on their website for your parcel delivery by inputting various details. After a short registration process, you can then schedule the pick up of your parcel for the date and at the place which is most convenient for you. DHL employees will then ensure that, in most cases, your parcel will arrive at the delivery address the following day.
The maximum weight limit for parcels is 25kg.
The company claim to offer the most cost-effective service in the United Kingdom. However, to economise further, it is also possible to take your parcel to a depot yourself, and/or collect it there too. Further savings, including vouchers for money off, can be made by using the company’s pre-pay service.
It is possible to compare the price of ipostparcels with the other main UK couriers on the company website. On the website you can also see how the ipostparcels service has helped businesses in their case studies section and, in addition, there is detailed information about the process for international deliveries.
To follow the most recent news, offers and promotions of ipostparcels, you can check the offers section of their website or sign up to their newsletter. Doing so also gets you money off your first delivery. Further, it is easy to track the activity of the company via their social media accounts, including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
Ipostparcels have an extensive support centre. Here, all topics within the ipostparcels service are covered in-depth, including the tracking and delivery of your parcel, general enquiries and international parcels. You can get in touch with the company via their online contact form or their live chat facility (in operation from 7am until 10pm during weekdays). Getting in touch with email, Tweet and Facebook private message are also possible.
The resources section of the site gives detailed practical advice. This includes what can and cannot be sent via the post, how to weigh and measure your parcel without access to conventional measuring/weighing devices and how to post gifts.
ipostparcels has a four star rating on Trustpilot.