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The logistics service in an eCommerce (e-Logistics) is a fundamental component, as it includes various stages of the sales process: merchandise procurement, inventory management, storage, distribution and transportation, customer service, etc. Until the user receives the product, the sale is not complete.

There are many companies that offer this type of service, and choosing the most suitable one for your business can be quite a complex task. To make your work easier, we have conducted a thorough market analysis with 40 experts to select the 15 best logistics service companies (among them, we highlight shaded and ⭐ options sponsored by Marketing4eCommerce partners).

This list comes from the assessment of 40 industry experts (among them, we highlight shaded and with ⭐ the options sponsored by Marketing4eCommerce partners), and is part of our Ecommtech Guide 2024, which you can download for free in Spanish.

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  1. FedEx
  2. Amphora Logistics
  3. Adock
  4. DHL
  5. GLS
  6. Correos Express
  7. Seur
  8. Celeritas
  9. CTT Express
  10. MRW
  11. Logisfashion
  12. Amazon Logistics
  13. Sending
  14. Correos
  15. Octopia Fulfillment

FedEx

FedEx is one of the largest express transportation companies in the world, offering a comprehensive logistics solution for any type of business, reaching anywhere in the world quickly and safely.

Thanks to its wide variety of shipping options, tailored to your needs and budget, your products can reach most destinations within 1 to 5 days.

Among its multiple solutions, it includes FedEx Delivery Manager, a tool through which your customers can take control of deliveries: from modifying delivery details to choosing a pickup location or authorizing delivery to a neighbor. This added flexibility and peace of mind come at no additional cost. Additionally, with FedEx Global Returns, you will have a hassle-free return process, making the management of your eCommerce easier and improving your customers’ experience.

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  • Year founded: 1971
  • Country: United States

Amphora Logistics ⭐

Amphora is a Spanish company that offers a multitude of logistics solutions, adapting to the needs of each business. If you are looking for an expert to handle the entire logistics process of your eCommerce, then you need their product Amphora 3PL, a fulfillment solution to scale both locally and internationally.

With this service, Amphora takes care of every stage of your logistics chain, from the purchase on your online store to the delivery to the customer, including returns. This comprehensive management allows you to save costs and time without losing visibility, as you can see the status of your orders and inventory in real time on the company’s platform. Additionally, it facilitates internationalization, as it has warehouses worldwide and offers competitive rates thanks to its large volume of shipments. With Amphora 3PL, you ensure efficient and reliable service, improving customer satisfaction and loyalty.

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  • Year founded: 2020
  • Country: Spain

Adock ⭐

Adock is a logistics operator specialized in eCommerce, offering specific solutions for different needs: B2B, B2C, and marketplaces. They have a warehouse where they manage the stock of the online stores they work with and prepare the shipments. Therefore, they offer a complete service from the moment the sale is made and the order automatically reaches them until the product is in the customer’s hands. Their technology allows you to access your stock in real time and know the status of the preparation and delivery of your orders at all times.

Regarding the price of their services, they start with a standard rate and then adjust it after thoroughly understanding each project and its needs, ensuring the rate is as competitive and straightforward as possible. The company’s goal is for you to always be able to anticipate the logistics costs of your eCommerce without hidden costs or complex formulas.

You can integrate their solutions into your store very easily.

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  • Year founded: 2020
  • Country: Spain

DHL

They provide international shipping to over 60,000 pickup points across Europe, with delivery to homes or any of their DHL service points. They cover up more than 220 territories. They also have their own specific shipment service for eCommerce. 

DHL integrates with the main online store and marketplace software and offers additional services such as shipping insurance, delivery of bulky products, and the Go Green policy (reducing the carbon footprint) by using sustainable vehicles.

  • Year founded: 1969
  • Country: United States

GLS

Among the most interesting aspects of their proposal for eCommerce are:

  • Delivery times of less than 24 hours for domestic shipments and between 72 and 96 hours for international shipments, depending on the country.
  • A network of more than 7,500 parcel lockers and 47,000 parcel shops for sending and collecting packages throughout the whole world.
  • They are present in 40 European countries, Canada, and the west coast of the United States, and are connected worldwide through alliances.
  • A free app to track your shipments.
  • A dedicated team for integrating plugins to manage shipments from your own website, regardless of the CMS platform you use (WooCommerce, PrestaShop, Shopify, Adobe Commerce).

Today, it remains one of the leading logistics companies worldwide.

  • Year founded: 1999
  • Country: The Netherlands

Correos Express

It is a flexible delivery system from Correos, the national postal service in Spain, and one of the largest parcel delivery networks in the country. It is designed for recipients to know the time their shipment will be delivered and to choose other options for days and times. It adapts to the different sizes of online stores with its various monthly rates. It shows flexibility in both the collection and delivery of the package, manages changes and returns, keeps customers informed, delivers on Saturdays, and reaches any part of the world.

Correos has designed a program compatible with marketplaces like Amazon and eBay and offers free integration with eCommerce platforms such as PrestaShop, WooCommerce, and Adobe Commerce.

  • Year founded: 2013
  • Country: Spain

Seur

Seur is an expert in B2C logistics. It offers services such as warehousing, integrated transportation, picking, and real-time information on the entire process. They conduct quality control, constantly update stock with minimum unit alerts, and handle reverse logistics for returned products.

Seur provides same-day deliveries and notifies the recipient within 2 hours prior to receipt. They offer home delivery, with over 50,000 points in Europe. Additionally, they have the Shop2Shop system, which allows you to send your package from your nearest SEUR Pickup store so the recipient can collect it from one of the company’s stores or lockers.

  • Year founded: 1942
  • Country: Spain

Celeritas

Based in Madrid, Celeritas offers national and international transportation, home delivery, or delivery to convenience points – with a network of over 1,900 delivery points in Spain – and provides traceability throughout the entire process.

Celeritas handles warehousing, stock management, picking and packing, and restocking, among other services. They also offer integration solutions, statistics, consulting, and multichannel customer service.

  • Year founded: 2006
  • Country: Spain

CTT Express

CTT is a Spanish company that began operating as an express parcel service at the Iberian level in February 2020 and has been part of the CTT Group since 2005.

CTT offers 24 or 48-hour deliveries within Spain and Portugal, as well as international shipments. Their high-capacity sorting machines enable them to handle more than 200,000 deliveries daily. They provide solutions for B2B and B2C businesses, urgent delivery services, and integrate with any eCommerce platform through plugins. So it is perfect if you want to ship in any of these two countries.

  • Year founded: 1996
  • Country: Spain

MRW

MRW allows you to scale services and rates according to the size of your business: Startup (1 to 25 shipments/month), Business (25 to 500 shipments/month), or Professional (more than 500 shipments/month).

MRW has 58 logistics centers and offers home deliveries or delivery to its network of offices and convenience points in two time slots, reaching 45 countries. It integrates with major CMS and online store creation software (Adobe Commerce, PrestaShop, WooCommerce), as well as with marketplaces like Amazon.

  • Year founded: 1977
  • Country: Spain

Logisfashion​

With a presence in Europe, America, and Asia, this company has 23 distribution and fulfillment centers in 10 countries. Their eCommerce logistics include warehousing and stock management, Pick & Pack, reverse logistics, forwarding and customs services, and last-mile transportation.

They offer a three-phase service: Diagnosis, Change Management (establishing an implementation roadmap based on the diagnosis results), and Outsourcing.

  • Year founded: 1996
  • Country: Spain

Amazon Logistics

Amazon Global Logistics is a door-to-door sea freight transportation program. It is part of a fully automated set of services within Amazon’s supply chain. By registering in the system, you can send products to Amazon’s international network of fulfillment centers and offer customers the option of free two-day shipping through Prime. When a customer makes a purchase, Amazon’s logistics management specialists receive, prepare, and ship the order. They also offer return management services.

The system works as follows:

  1. Create Your Seller Account: Register as a seller on Amazon and log in to Seller Central to set up Amazon Logistics. You can review the costs of Amazon Logistics and get an estimate for each product you want to register in the program.
  2. Add Products: Once you have added products to the Amazon catalog, specify the inventory for Amazon Logistics.
  3. Prepare Products: Prepare the products for safe transportation to the fulfillment center according to Amazon’s packaging guidelines and shipping and delivery requirements.
  4. Create a Shipping Plan: Create a shipping plan, print the Amazon shipment ID labels, and ship the products to Amazon’s fulfillment centers. You can find more information about shipping inventory to Amazon.

Once Amazon receives the products at the fulfillment center, they will be available for customers to purchase.

  • Year founded: 1995
  • Country: USA

Sending

Sending is an urgent transport and logistics company with a fleet of 1,510 vehicles, offering coverage in Spain, Portugal, Andorra, Ceuta, Melilla, the Canary Islands, the Balearic Islands, and the Azores Islands.

In the logistics area, they handle warehousing, packaging, order preparation, and transportation. They use drones for stock control, self-guided intralogistics vehicles, refrigeration chambers, automatic sorting systems, and picking.

Sending integrates seamlessly and efficiently with the most popular eCommerce platforms, such as PrestaShop, WooCommerce, Shopify, and Adobe Commerce. Their dynamic solution interacts with the recipient before and during the delivery, allowing them to self-manage delivery times by selecting the time slots in which they wish to receive their shipments.

They offer specific services for textile, hospital, electronic, pharmaceutical, auto parts products, and more. They provide real-time notifications through mobile applications and have a multidisciplinary and multilingual team.

  • Year founded: 2009
  • Country: Spain

Correos

Among all these options, Correos stands out the most for the extensive reach of its services, thanks to its network of nearly 2,300 offices and postal carriers that cover virtually every point across Spain.

In addition to its multiple national, international, and return shipping services, Correos offers an automated locker service called Citypaq, which facilitates the sending and receiving of packages.

  • Year founded: 1716
  • Country: Spain

Octopia fulfillment

Octopia Fulfillment is a marketplace solutions provider offering a combination of technology and services within this ecosystem, based on three pillars:

  1. Advanced technology for marketplace creation and development
  2. A network of 15,000 qualified sellers ready for integration
  3. Comprehensive logistics (Fulfillment) service for eCommerce and marketplaces

The Fulfillment solution is designed to integrate automatically with online stores and marketplaces to promote business growth. They use advanced technology, with mechanized centers (skypods, robotic arms, Exotec technology, etc.) and 3D packaging machines (vacuum elimination, no excess packaging).

Thanks to their extensive network of partners, they offer a turnkey solution to meet all your needs: transportation to their warehouses, taxes, assistance, and more.

  • Year founded: 2021
  • Country: France

 

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