November, 16, 2020
ABS Courier – established in 2006 as the courier wing of AB Securitas (Private) Limited – recently won the ‘Daraz 3PL of the year’ award at the Daraz Seller Summit 2020. The event, which took place at the Shangri-La Hotel on 30th September, witnessed ABS Courier being awarded the first place under Daraz’s third party logistics (3PL) partner category, in recognition of its steady and impressive performance. This was the second Seller Summit organised by Daraz and the first introduction of the ‘3PL of the Year’ award.
The Daraz Seller Summit 2020 witnessed the participation of over 300 partners and sellers. The event unveiled exciting plans for the year including a glimpse into the biggest sale of the year – the 11.11 sale. The sellers were invited to join the revolution by sharing and showcasing key success stories, which was followed by a panel discussion as well.
ABS Courier partnered with Daraz earlier this year and has since then been able to rise through the ranks amongst other courier service providers with a spectacular 94 percent On Time Delivery (OTD) success rate. Commenting on the same, Sajid Suhail, Head of Strategy and Planning at DEX stated: “Last mile delivery is the most crucial stage in e-commerce logistics, and the continued support that ABS courier has been providing us over the past few months has helped us delight our growing customer base.”
“The ‘3PL of the Year’ award was introduced with the sole purpose of keeping the bar high with regards to customer service. And the dedication and commitment of ABS courier has definitely helped set that standard,” he added.
Elated at the win, Business Development Manager at ABS Courier Julian Anderson said: “Our vision since inception has always been to be the most professional, reliable and dependable courier service provider in the country, and winning this award affirms that we’re headed in the right direction. We would like to thank Daraz for this wonderful honour and stand committed to constantly raising the bar in customer service.”
Having operated in the Sri Lankan market for 14 years now, ABS Courier leverages cutting-edge technology to offer comprehensive transport and logistics solutions to a wide clientele that comprises leading private and public sector organisations. The company boasts a strong network of 21 branches in addition to strategically positioned Convenience Centres across important locations. Moreover, ABS Courier’s effective Tracking System together with its 24-hour Call Centre and exclusive distribution fleet ensure value addition in terms of efficiency and security.
Daraz.lk is Sri Lanka’s largest e-commerce marketplace owned by the Alibaba Group. The Daraz Group operates e-commerce platforms and logistics services across five Southeast Asian markets including Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Myanmar and Sri Lanka. Daraz.lk currently caters to over one million online users and is committed to drive digital inclusivity across customers and sellers through its managed marketplace business model.
With Daraz’s recently concluded11.11 Sale and its upcoming 12.12 Sale – both of which are Sri Lanka’s biggest sales packed with mega deals, flash sales, three million worth vouchers, and giveaways – ABS Couriers is eagerly enhancing its partnership with Daraz by transcending its services and setting high standards for commercial and industrial transportation solutions in Sri Lanka.