DHL Makes International Shipping Easier for Consumers and Businesses in Jamaica with Launch of Flat-Fee Option

  • DHL Express Jamaica now offers Express Easy, a pre-paid service
  • New all-inclusive service to make international shipping simple and
    cost-effective for consumers
  • Express Easy is part of company’s commitment to facilitate trade/
    international shipping to the global marketplace for micro, small and
    medium-size enterprises (SME’s)

KINGSTON, Jamaica–(BUSINESS WIRE)–DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services
provider, today announced the launch of Express Easy, a new service that
brings simple, all-inclusive rates to international shipping. The new
service, launched in Jamaica throughout the island in Kingston, Montego
Bay, Mandeville, May Pen, Savann-la-Mar, Ochi Rios, Portmore and
Linstead, gives walk-in customers access to lower prices from the
standard DHL Express Worldwide service. DHL intends to have the service
available across the entire country by March 2016.

Each box used for shipping DHL Express Easy, sold as a one-piece
shipment, comes with a defined maximum weight and a simple rate based on
the shipment’s destination. Non-account holders and cash customers can
visit one of the locations to take advantage of Express Easy and send an
international export delivery of document and/or non-document shipments.

“DHL Jamaica understands that every dollar spent is important to
customers, and as such, continues to look for easier and more
cost-effective ways for them to ship internationally,” said Donovan
James, Country Manager of DHL Express Jamaica. “Small and medium-size
enterprises, or SMEs, are the key drivers of growth for our economy. The
introduction of DHL Express Easy to the Jamaican market, along with the
international logistics expertise that DHL has, will be very beneficial
for them in terms of pricing structure and will help SMEs to expand and
grow their business internationally,” added James.

Express Easy provides a simplified, easy-to-use range of packaging
solutions at a convenient price worldwide. This streamlines
administration, and allows for greater control of revenues and
expenditures without compromising the monthly budgets of SMEs.

Consumers can now access these services from DHL and Mail Pac Stores
(Registered Partners for DHL). These and other DHL Service Locations can
be found at http://www.dhl.com.jm/en/express/shipping/find_dhl_locations.html

DHL – The logistics company for the
world

DHL is the leading global brand in the logistics industry. DHL’s
family of divisions offer an unrivalled portfolio of logistics services
ranging from national and international parcel delivery, international
express, road, air and ocean transport to industrial supply chain
management. With more than 325,000 employees in over 220 countries and
territories worldwide, they connect people and businesses securely and
reliably, enabling global trade flows. With specialized solutions for
growth markets and industries including e-Commerce, technology, life
science and healthcare, energy, automotive and retail, a proven
commitment to corporate responsibility and an unrivalled presence in
developing markets, DHL is decisively positioned as “The logistics
company for the world”.

DHL is part of Deutsche Post DHL Group. The Group generated revenues of
more than 56 billion euros in 2014.

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