: DTDC Express Limited, India’s leading logistics solutions provider, today announced the launch of its e-fulfillment services with a mega plan to set up multiple centers all over the country. Out of these, 7 FC’s are now operational in Delhi, Noida, Bangalore, Chennai, and Hyderabad. The technologically integrated service caters to not only established players but also start up merchants. The service will allow small and medium businesses with handling capacity of 5 lac outgoing orders and 750,000 incoming SKU’s on daily basis to gain access to customers across the country at low operating costs. The launch was announced at The Last Mile Fulfillment Asia 2016 Conference in Mumbai. DTDC also participated in a panel discussion on ‘Transforming Traditional Logistics Business to e-commerce Fulfilment Business’ with Mr. Suresh Bansal, Director, DTDC Express sharing his views on the topic.
The service aims at managing online orders directly from seller’s websites as well as from multiple domestic as well as international channels such as Lazda, Zalora, Rakuten, Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm, Snapdeal, Shopclues, Jabong etc. The technology platform is fully integrated with all the major Market Place Operators as well as Logistic Service Providers. The e-fulfillment solutions also provide Pick up service from vendors, QC, serialization, put away, real time inventory management, order management, pick, pack, ship services. The organization manages RTO, RTV, invoicing, payment reconciliation, cataloguing and host of other value added services. DTDC aims to bring offline consumers online with their value added services such as registration at marketplaces, packaging solutions, multiple market place integration etc.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Suresh Bansal, Director, DTDC Express, said “We are delighted to launch our e-fulfillment service at the global conclave today. DTDC has been customizing its business offerings to focus on specialized needs and cater to specific demand of our clientele. The launch of our e-fulfillment service is yet another endeavor from DTDC to offer a complete end to end solution to our customers. This launch will be an integral offering to not only our Indian, but also our International associates through our exclusively customized Cross Border E-Fulfillment Solutions. We have laced our capabilities with one goal – to provide the best, personal customer experience through the largest last mile COD (Cash-on-Delivery) pan India capabilities.”
Last Mile Fulfilment India Conclave themed “Accelerating India’s e-commerce through Fulfilment” brings together retailers, e-commerce, logistics and parcel companies on a single platform. This year’s theme addressed the growing demand of e-commerce among young consumers and logistics playing the role of a backbone to support these services.The important elements of variation for players in the e-commerce logistics sector are ever-shortening delivery timeliness, negligible or zero delivery prices, doorstep delivery, traceability solutions and convenient reverse logistics.