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Which Delivery Partner is Best for Ecommerce Businesses - Choose the Right Delivery Partner for Your E-commerce Business

Are you struggling to find a good delivery partner for your e-commerce business? Are your customers always complaining about late deliveries? So now, you find yourself looking for the best courier company, but couldn't find the right one to provide you with logistics solutions that can help solve all your delivery problems. We've been there before, and we may have a shipping solution for you to improve the operations of your company or business.

In the fast-paced world of online retail, the right delivery partner can make or break your success. With countless delivery services available, how do you determine which delivery partner is best for your e-commerce business?

Discover why delivery is crucial in ecommerce and learn about the features of Shipmates, your ideal shipping platform, along with our trusted courier partners for both standard and express delivery. Read on to learn how Shipmates, as a shipping partner for ecommerce, is helping local e-commerce businesses improve the overall process of order fulfillment.

Simplify Your Shipping with Shipmates | Choose from Multiple E-commerce Delivery Partners

When it comes to e-commerce shipping, choosing the right delivery partner is essential for the success of your e-commerce business. At Shipmates, we aim to make this delivery process as seamless as possible by providing you with access to four top-tier courier services, all within a single platform. By offering a diverse range of delivery options, we ensure that you can meet your customers' needs, whether they require express or standard delivery. Let's explore the benefits of our trusted delivery partners in the Philippines which includes Lalamove, Grab Express, J&T Express, and LBC Express.

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Choose from One Delivery Partner, Better Yet Why Not Use them All

Lalamove is a leading express delivery courier partner known for its speed and flexibility. Whether you need same-day delivery or urgent shipping solutions, Lalamove has you covered.

Lalamove Rates on Shipmates

Vehicle Types Base
Fee/km. Shipmates Fee Est. Shipping
Motorcycle ₱49 ₱5-6/km ₱5-₱10 ₱59+
Sedan ₱100 ₱15-18/km ₱5-₱10 ₱120+
MPV(300kg) ₱115 ₱20/km ₱5-₱10 ₱140+
MPV(600kg) ₱250 ₱25/km ₱5-₱10 ₱280+
MPV(1000kg) ₱340 ₱25/km ₱5-₱10 ₱370+
Small Truck(1000kg) ₱340 ₱25/km ₱5-₱10 ₱370+
Med. Truck(2000kg) ₱1650 ₱45/km ₱5-₱10 ₱1700+

Why choose Lalamove:

  • Same-day delivery: Lalamove specializes in on-demand, same-day delivery, making it perfect for urgent shipments that need to reach customers quickly.
  • Wide range of vehicle options: From motorcycles to vans and trucks, Lalamove offers various vehicle options to handle different shipment sizes and requirements.
  • Real-time tracking and multi-stop deliveries: Keep tabs on your packages with Lalamove's comprehensive tracking system and optimize your deliveries with multi-stop routes, saving time and money.

➡️Click here to get your free Shipmates account to start using Lalamove

Grab Express

Grab Express offers reliable and swift delivery solutions, making it another excellent choice for express delivery needs. Their efficient service and user-friendly platform make shipping hassle-free.

Grab Express Rates on Shipmates

Vehicle Base
Fee/km. Additional Drop Off Shipmates Fee Est. Shipping
Motorcycle ₱49 ₱7/km ₱5-₱10 ₱20+KM Rate ₱59+

Why choose Grab Express:

  • Speed: Fast delivery times ensure your customers receive their orders promptly, enhancing customer satisfaction.
  • Convenient booking: The easy-to-use platform allows for quick and hassle-free shipment bookings, whether through their app or website.
  • Comprehensive tracking: Real-time updates keep you and your customers informed about the status of deliveries, ensuring transparency and peace of mind.

➡️Click here to get your free Shipmates account to start using Grab Express

J&T Express

J&T Express is a trusted name in standard delivery, known for its reliable and cost-effective services. It's an excellent choice for businesses looking to balance speed and affordability.

J&T Express Rates on Shipmates

Package Weight NCR Luzon Visayas Mindanao Island
0.1g-500g ₱85 ₱95 ₱100 ₱105 ₱115
501g-1kg ₱115 ₱165 ₱180 ₱195 ₱205
1.01kg-3kg ₱155 ₱190 ₱200 ₱220 ₱230
3.01kg-4kg ₱225 ₱280 ₱300 ₱330 ₱340
4.01kg-5kg ₱305 ₱370 ₱400 ₱440 ₱450
5.01kg-6kg ₱455 ₱465 ₱500 ₱550 ₱560
6.01kg-7kg ₱565 ₱595 ₱635 ₱655 ₱820
7.01kg-8kg ₱605 ₱635 ₱675 ₱695 ₱880
8.01kg-9kg ₱703 ₱751 ₱787 ₱811 ₱1000
9.01kg-10kg ₱801 ₱867 ₱899 ₱927 ₱1120

*Please note that there is a ₱5 to ₱10 convenience fee from Shipmates on top of the standard shipping cost of J&T Express

Additional Fees for J&T Express:
Cash-On-Delivery Fees: 2.75% of Declared COD Value + 12% VAT
Valuation Fee: P5 or 1% of Declared Value, whichever is higher
Return-To-Sender Fee (shouldered by seller/shipper): 50% of the Total Shipping Fee

Why choose J&T Express:

  • Affordable rates: Competitive pricing makes J&T Express a cost-effective shipping solution for your business.
  • Reliable delivery times: Consistent performance with a focus on timely deliveries ensures your packages reach their destinations as promised.
  • Wide coverage: Broad service network across various regions helps you reach customers wherever they are.

➡️Click here to get your free Shipmates account to start using J&T Express Express

LBC Express

LBC Express is a well-established courier partner, renowned for its extensive network and reliable standard delivery services. It's perfect for businesses needing dependable shipping solutions.

LBC Express Rates on Shipmates

Package Weight NCR Luzon Visayas Mindanao Island
Npack(1kg) ₱79 ₱97 ₱105 ₱105 ₱115
Npack Large(3kg) ₱140 ₱177 ₱181 ₱181 ₱191
Kilobox Mini(1kg) ₱89 ₱107 ₱115 ₱115 ₱125
Kilobox Small(3kg) ₱155 ₱187 ₱191 ₱191 ₱201
Kilobox Medium(5kg) ₱226 ₱331 ₱366 ₱366 ₱386
Kilobox Large(10kg) ₱447 ₱662 ₱732 ₱732 ₱772
Kilobox XL(19kg) ₱863 ₱1285 ₱1423 ₱1423 ₱1473
Cargo(3kg min.) ₱138 ₱175 ₱178 ₱178 ₱188
Cargo/kg after 3kg ₱46 ₱53 ₱56 ₱56 ₱61

*Please note that there is a ₱5 to ₱10 convenience fee from Shipmates on top of the standard shipping cost of LBC Express

Additional Fees for LBC Express:

Cash-On-Delivery Fees: 3% of Declared COD Value, Minimum of ₱30 Valuation Fee: P5 or 1% of Declared Value
Out of Delivery Zone: ₱60/kilo minimum of 10 kilos per transaction on top of the D2D rate
Peak Season Surcharge: Subject to Announcements
Return-To-Sender Fee (shouldered by seller/shipper): same as forward rate

Why choose LBC Express

  • Proven track record: LBC Express has a long-standing reputation for reliability and efficiency in the delivery industry.
  • Extensive network: Wide reach across urban and rural areas ensures comprehensive delivery coverage.
  • Comprehensive tracking: Robust tracking system allows you and your customers to monitor shipments from start to finish, providing confidence in delivery timelines.

➡️Click here to get your free Shipmates account to start using LBC Express Express

By partnering with these top courier services, Shipmates provides you with the flexibility and reliability needed to enhance your e-commerce shipping process. Choose the delivery partner that best suits your business needs and enjoy the benefits of seamless order fulfillment with Shipmates.

How Shipmates Can Help Speed Up Your Shipping Process - Our Shipping Features

We understand that having a reliable the importance of a quick and reliable delivery system. Our platform is designed to simplify your shipping process, offering a range of features that cater to the diverse needs of ecommerce businesses. Here’s why Shipmates should be your go-to shipping platform:

  1. Access to Multiple Couriers: We partner with top courier services to provide you with a variety of delivery options.
  2. Flexible Shipping Options: Choose from standard delivery services (1-5 days) or express delivery services (same-day).
  3. Comprehensive Tracking: Track all your packages, regardless of the courier, in one place.
  4. Automatic Waybill Generation: Our Shopify API automates the waybill generation process, or you can manually upload orders via .csv.
  5. Bulk Bookings: Book shipments and couriers in bulk with ease.
  6. Cash-on-Delivery: Offer cash-on-delivery to your customers for added convenience.
  7. VIP Access: Enjoy VIP access to our courier partner programs, ensuring the best rates and services.

Factors to Consider When Choosing the Right Logistics Partner for E-commerce

Choosing the right logistics partner is crucial for your e-commerce success whether you need a next-day delivery service within Metro Manila or a reliable provincial courier service. A reliable partner ensures timely deliveries, enhances customer satisfaction, and supports your business growth. Here are key factors to consider:

  1. Delivery Speed: Opt for partners offering various delivery options, from same-day to standard shipping, to meet customer expectations.
  2. Coverage Area: Ensure the partner covers your target markets, whether local, regional, or international, to support business expansion.
  3. Cost: Compare shipping rates and watch for hidden fees to find a cost-effective partner without compromising service quality.
  4. Reliability: Choose a partner with a proven track record of timely, dependable deliveries to maintain customer trust.
  5. Tracking and Transparency: Select partners offering real-time tracking to keep customers informed and enhance their experience.
  6. Customer Service: Look for responsive, efficient customer support to handle shipping issues or inquiries promptly.
  7. Technology Integration: Ensure seamless integration with your e-commerce platform for features like automatic waybill generation and bulk booking.
  8. Flexibility and Scalability: Pick a partner that can scale with your business and adapt to changing logistics needs.
  9. Special Services: Consider additional services like cash-on-delivery, VIP access, or specialized handling to enhance your delivery offerings.
  10. Environmental Sustainability: Evaluate the partner's commitment to eco-friendly practices to appeal to environmentally conscious customers.

By focusing on these factors, you can choose a logistics partner that aligns with your business needs and supports your e-commerce growth. Shipmates offers a comprehensive shipping platform that meets these criteria, providing you with optimal delivery solutions.

Other Ecommerce Businesses are Shipping With Us, Don't Delay It! Choose the Best Shipping Partner Today.

Choosing the right delivery partner is essential for the success of your ecommerce business. With Shipmates, you gain access to a range of trusted couriers, flexible shipping options, and a host of features designed to streamline your shipping process. Our platform ensures your packages are delivered efficiently, enhancing customer satisfaction and boosting your business's reputation.

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and start using Shipmates today. With our reliable courier partners and comprehensive features, you'll find the perfect delivery solution for your ecommerce business.