Wuhan star set sail: Amazon and Austrian discount supermarket chain Penny reached a cooperation to install parcel lockers
In the upcoming Amazon holiday season, I believe that sellers are stocking up non-stop, doing a good job in operations, and preparing for a big win during the peak season. In order to meet the peak season, so that Amazon's merchants have no worries about delivery, and to allow buyers to receive packages on time during the holiday shopping frenzy, Amazon has also made frequent moves recently.
Wuhan Xingqihang E-Commerce Co., Ltd. was informed that according to foreign media reports, Amazon recently reached a cooperation with the Austrian discount supermarket chain Penny. Through the partnership, Amazon will install package lockers at 47 Penny stores, and Amazon plans to add 31 more by the end of 2022.
The lockers installed by Amazon will be used to receive or send packages and will be open 24 hours a day, allowing sellers to mail items at any time and buyers to store items, the report said. In addition, buyers need to select the parcel locker to pick up the goods after placing the order on Amazon.
Penny's managing director Ralf Teschmit said the partnership with Amazon would benefit both parties. On the one hand, it helps to increase the traffic of Penny's store; on the other hand, it can help Penny and Amazon gain new customers.
Wuhan Xingqihang E-Commerce Co., Ltd. also learned that with the rise of online shopping, more and more delivery methods have become popular. Delivery to local stores or designated lockers is very popular in the European market and is the most popular and most popular. One of the most popular delivery methods.
It is reported that in the past two years, Amazon's locker network in the UK has increased from 2,500 to 5,000; in May this year, Amazon also reached a cooperation with Stein Mart, a German discount department store, to install Amazon Hub (Amazon Center) in 200 Stein Mart stores. ) Express lockers.