Small Businesses Choose 5* Rated to Courier Their Parcels

Aug 21, 2013, 03:00 ET from

WAKEFIELD, England, August 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

TrustPilot, the community-based platform where customers share reviews of their shopping experiences has rated booking agent as 5* with an "excellent" 9.2 out of 10 based on 515 independent reviews.

This 5* rating comes as the growth of Internet shopping and online retail has increased the demand for reliable, cost-effective courier services. As more and more transactions take place online, couriers have become an integral part of the fulfilment process for many small businesses.

As such, couriers are required to provide prompt, professional collections and reliable deliveries to ensure small business owners can offer a quality service to their own customers. What's more, in order to maximise profits and reduce costs, small business owners want an easy way to ensure they get the best possible price for the items they are despatching. has helped meet this demand by offering a free Quote & Book service. By entering parcel dimensions along with collection and delivery postcodes, small business owners can get an instant quote from City Link, Yodel, DHL, Parcelforce Worldwide, TNT and Palletways. This service makes it easy for customers to compare, at a glance, prices for different delivery specifications and courier providers.

In addition, can also help small business owners cut their courier costs. That's because as a booking agent, they are often able to offer a cheaper rate than a customer would get by going direct. And because small business owners want a seamless service, also provides excellent customer service.  

As a result has helped drive a trend where an increasing number of customers are choosing to book a courier collection with a booking agent instead of going direct to the big brand couriers. That's because provides high quality customer service along as well as helping customers to save money.

One customer from East Lothian said; "Brilliant Company. I have used them before, and unlike other rivals, you reach a real person when you email!"

Whilst Barry Lines described the service as "excellent", "faultless" and "great value for money".

About is an online booking agent for City Link, Yodel, DHL, Parcelforce Worldwide, TNT and Palletways. Customers can use the free Quote & Book service to get a selection of quotes making it easy to choose the courier provider and delivery specification that bests suits their needs.