Contingency Carrier – Always have a backup plan
The final section of our peak planning tips series is one of the key elements to consider when preparing for the Peak Period.
Have you got a contingency carrier? All this extra stock, online activity and delivery needs can put a strain not only on you and your capacity to operate smoothly, but without clear and accurate predictions as we talked about in our last post you could find yourself in a predicament where your carrier is unable to fulfil your increased volume! Meaning your customers parcel may not reach them!
P2P, A FedEx company, acts as contingent carrier for UK-based e-commerce businesses that are experiencing issues with their pre-existing international delivery service providers. We understand that sometimes companies need short-term help to fulfil their obligations, which is why we extend our flexible tracked, untracked and express solutions to those in this situation