Packed Posted

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Ecommerce Order Fulfilment Services

We understand the challenges of scaling an e-commerce business, and now we offer startups like yours the same fast and flexible shipping services that have driven our success.

Packed Posted can run your entire day-to-day shipping operations, freeing up your time and resources to focus on the needle-moving tasks.

Rapid Order Fulfilment across Aberdeen

Packed Posted are fulfilment partners for many award-winning startups and brands

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What a 3PL like Packed Posted offers

A 3PL primarily provides 3 core services: order management, picking & packing and shipping. In short, we handle all aspects related to the physical side of your e-commerce operation.

Orders

Your orders automatically sync to our system and we will carry out the required technical integrations for you.

Packed Posted works with all the major selling channels such as Amazon, Ebay, Shopify, WooCommerce and Not On The Highstreet.

We can accommodate almost any product type, including bundles, kits and perishables.

Picking & Packing

All orders are verified for accuracy with barcode scanning and the products are packaged using eco-friendly materials.

Packed Posted can accommodate your custom packaging requests including custom printed boxes, tissue paper, gift-wrapping and kitting for hampers & subscription boxes.

You can use our packaging or we can use yours.

Shipping

Your orders are shipped daily from our Aberdeen warehouse. You can use our courier accounts that we hold with Royal Mail, DPD, DHL, APC & UPS or utilise your own negotiated rates.

Define your own rules or we can select the right service and courier based on your goals, time of day and size of the package.

Tracking numbers are automatically sent to marketplaces and automated dispatch emails can be sent to customers too.

Packed Posted integrates with your existing sales channels

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Fulfilment Prices

Fulfilment costs consist of three main components:

Picking

Our picking charges begins at an affordable rate of £1.20 per order, then just £0.20 per additional item.

Packing

The packing cost is determined by your specific packaging needs, with prices starting at a mere £0.22 for a box.

Shipping

Shipments can expect to cost between £1.80 for small postable goods and just £4.45 for a 5kg box.

Features of Packed Posted that our clients love

Plastic-Free Packaging

100% plastic-free packaging for zero extra charge.

100% Picking Accuracy

Orders are picked correctly 100% of the time or your money back.

B2B Ordering

We can accommodate B2B orders and bulk manual orders.

Done-For-You Setup

We take care of the technical integrations and work with you to make the most out of our systems.

Like-Minded Partners

We're building our own brands right alongside you and are using Packed Posted to grow them.

Simple Pricing

Our simple pricing structure makes it easy to forecast prices which can help to avoid cashflow surprises.

Same Day Dispatch

Shipments are dispatched on the day of ordering up to 3pm.

Same Day Delivery

Same-day delivery to customers in the Aberdeen area.

Same Day Collection

Customers can collect your products from our city centre depot.

Suitability

We can accommodate almost every shipping requirement but are particularly interested in working with brands like these

SKU’s

Businesses with between 1 and 50 SKU’s

Weight

Businesses with products between 10g and 5kg

Industry

Non-perishable food & drink, cosmetics, lifestyle or homeware

Orders

Shipping between 5 and 500 orders per week

Scale

Business with high-growth potential

We want to work with businesses that we can bring the most value too, get in touch today to find out if we are a good match.

Packed Posted ships with all major delivery providers

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A 3PL for Startups by a Startup Entrepreneur

As a startup entrepreneur, I am well aware of the challenges that arise when running a growing e-commerce brand. That’s precisely why I initially established this business: to cater to my own portfolio of brands. Packed Posted offers swift and adaptable shipping services that effectively save time for founders, enabling them to concentrate on essential tasks. Also, by eliminating the burdens of fixed overheads and by enhancing logistics operations, Packed Posted provides an avenue for improvement and growth. Additionally, our scalability allows us to promptly adjust to your specific needs and seasonal demands.

Gregor Sey
Great British Entrepreneur Awards: Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2022
Founder of Packed Posted

Acreditations and Memberships

In-House 😩 Vs 3PL 😌

Use Packed Posted to streamline your e-commerce operations

In-House

Fixed Costs

Warehouse Lease £1500/pm?
Business Rates £200/pm?
Insurance £200/pm?
Maintenance £100/pm?
Equipment Leases £200/pm?
Software £200/pm?

Variable Costs

Staff £2000/pm?
Postage £2.50+ per order?
Utilities £100/pm?
A simple per-order fulfilment fee

Aspects to Manage

Staff rota Sickness, overtime?
Courier accounts New prices, services or API?
Software Upgrades, bugs, errors?
Packaging Enough to handle a viral sale?

You need to fulfil the orders, manage a warehouse, build a team and get enough revenue to cover your fixed costs 👎

Vs

Packed Posted

Fixed Costs

Warehouse Lease
Business Rates
Insurance
Maintenance
Equipment Leases
Software

Variable Costs

Staff
Postage
Utilities
Single order fulfilment fee From ~£4 per order

Aspects to Manage

Staff rota
Courier accounts
Software
Packaging

Your orders are fulfilled for a simple to manage set-price ✅

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