Canadian parcel courier Purolator Inc. has released shipping tips and packaging advice for the 2016 holiday season.
The lists culminate with a send-by deadline of Dec. 21 for next-day delivery to the U.S. and Dec. 22 for next-day delivery within Canada, but the Canada Post Corp.-owned company also shared a list of five shipping tips and six packaging steps for best results throughout this busy season.
Mississauga,Ont.-based Puralator's five shipping tips include:
Purolator's six packaging tips are as follows:
"No one wants to miss out on getting their special holiday packages delivered when it matters most," Paul Merrick, Purolator's vice president of field operations, said in a release. "In addition to the holiday shipping schedule, customers can follow our helpful tips to make holiday packaging and shipping easy and worry-free, whether they are shipping within Canada, to the United States or to other countries around the world."