New Affordable Express Service to Canada for NY Businesses Offered By Purolator USA

Jericho, NY – February 23, 2010 – Purolator USA has launched a new express service for shipments to Canada, which provides premium-level delivery options at value-level pricing. Purolator USA Express™ Service is currently available to businesses in the New York-metropolitan area and offers unprecedented opportunities for next-day and second-day delivery to Canada. Through Purolator USA Express™ service, businesses have delivery options for their most time-sensitive shipments to Canada, without having to incur the high costs normally associated with overnight service.

“Purolator is pleased to be able to bring this smart value service to our New York customers when budgets are tight. With new choices for transporting small package time-sensitive shipments to Canada, reliable Guaranteed On-Time Delivery service is more affordable and can help meet day-to-day business needs,” said Conal Finnegan, Vice President for Strategy and Business Development. “Many customers have expressed the need for more cost effective express service options with delivery into Canada, and we have responded with an excellent product to fulfill these needs.”

Purolator USA Express™ offers businesses four delivery options:

• Purolator Express™ 9:00AM – Guaranteed next-day delivery in Canada by 9:00AM, for urgent shipments. 
• Purolator Express™ 10:30AM – Guaranteed next-day delivery to Canada by 10:30AM, for urgent shipments that need to arrive by mid-morning. 
• Purolator Express™ – Ideal for next day shipments that are still urgent, but can be delivered to their Canadian destination by end-of-day. 
• Purolator Expedited™ – Our most flexible service option, for your shipments that need to arrive in Canada within two days.

In addition to these service options, businesses benefit from Guaranteed On-Time Delivery without the additional cost normally applied for international service. Utilizing a web-based paperless customs clearance process, customs clearance paperwork is prepared electronically eliminating the need to include paperwork with their parcel. This is another continuing green initiative from Purolator to help support the environment. In fact, these automated customs processes ensure your Purolator USA Express™ shipments arrive at the Canadian border already pre-cleared for entry and delivered by the largest delivery network in Canada…Purolator.

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About Purolator USA 

Purolator USA, Inc. is a subsidiary of Purolator Courier Ltd, Canada’s largest overnight courier company. Purolator USA specializes in the air and surface forwarding of small packages and freight shipments, customs brokerage and delivery to, from and within the North American market.

In addition to its facilities throughout New York State, Purolator USA has expanded into several key markets including Los Angeles, Seattle, Chicago, Detroit, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Philadelphia and Raleigh/Durham.