GTA residents can now get their Canada Goose™ outerwear delivered on
TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Just in time for the winter, online
retailer Canadian Icons has announced they will be offering their
GTA-based customers the option of receiving their Canada Goose
outerwear delivered for free between 5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. the same day
they ordered them.
"The number of retailers in Canada that are interested in offering their
customers the Delivered Tonight service is increasing. It shows they're
committed to improving their end-to-end e-commerce services, and that
Canada Post is in a key position to enable them," says René Desmarais,
Senior Vice-President, Parcels, at Canada Post.
The Delivered Tonight pilot was launched on September 17 with a group of
leading online retailers in Canada to gauge the customer demand for
same day delivery and to better understand the logistics required to
Canadian Icons - a website that's part museum and part online store,
which sells a variety of Canadiana items including the popular Canada
Goose outerwear and Manitobah mukluks - is the latest retailer to see
value in offering faster delivery to its customers.
"Because we offer premium products like Canada Goose online, it's
important to provide the best service possible. We currently offer free
shipping and returns on every order and with Delivered Tonight, we can
delight our customers even more," says Aron Slipacoff, Canadian Icons
Founder and Curator.
The Delivered Tonight pilot continues to add leading retailers to its
list of participants. It will run in the GTA until the end of February.
About Canada Post
Canada Post is the country's leading provider of electronic commerce and
customer communication solutions. It reaches more than 15.3 million
addresses, operates the country's largest retail network, and offers
affordable and reliable service with convenient pickup and return
options for online shoppers. Together, Canada Post, Purolator Inc. and
SCI Logistics offer market-leading end-to-end solutions for e-commerce
shippers by leveraging the assets and expertise of the Canada Post
Group of Companies.
About Canadian Icons
CanadianIcons.ca partners with some of Canada's most historically significant brands to
offer Canadiana to people all over the world. The shop sells well-known
Canada Goose down parkas and handmade mukluks and moccasins by
Manitobah Mukluks, among other iconic goods including a $380,000
painting by Emily Carr. In addition to providing the stories behind
Canada's most popular brands, the Canadian Icons website also serves as
a resource for Canadian history.
SOURCE: Canada Post