Posti will open the most important parcel locker area in Europe. On March 12, the present area within the Munkkivuori procuring heart in Helsinki will probably be became an OmaPosti kiosk, whereas the variety of out there lockers will probably be doubled.
When the enlargement is completed, the location will accommodate 1,002 lockers. In response to Posti, it will make the area in Helsinki the most important parcel locker in Europe and likewise one of many largest on the planet.
The world’s largest parcel lockers may be present in Finland, China, and Germany. The at present largest Posti parcel locker is positioned in Tampere, Finland.
After all, it’s in Finland
It’s no shock that Europe’s largest parcel locker area will come up in Finland. Parcel lockers are the preferred means of receiving objects within the Scandinavian nation. Final yr, 87 p.c of Finnish shoppers acquired a parcel by means of this supply methodology a minimum of as soon as. And to place this quantity in perspective: the corresponding determine in different nations is 40 p.c, on common.
87% of Finns acquired a parcel in a parcel locker.
One of many largest parcel locker networks on the planet
In the meanwhile, Posti has 2,150 parcel lockers throughout Finland, but it surely needs to ramp this quantity as much as 4,000 within the close to future. The corporate claims its parcel locker community in Finland is already one of many largest ones on the planet in relation to the inhabitants.
“The Parcel Locker capability and parcel routing are amongst our most essential improvement areas this yr”, Arttu Hollmérus, SVP Parcel & eCommerce at Posti, says. “We consistently monitor the scenario in numerous areas and buyer suggestions regarding parcel pickup and search actively for brand new customer-serving options. The enlargement in Munkkivuori is an efficient instance of this.” When the brand new parcel locker within the Helsinki procuring heart opens, clients can entry the self-service space each day.
Earlier this week, Posti introduced it’s going to make investments 100 million euros to develop additional.
— to ecommercenews.eu