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News Round-Up - Summer 2019

News Round-Up – Summer 2019

It’s been an interesting time for the UK and the import / export industry this summer. Everyone waited for Brexit, and to see what effect this would have, but it didn’t happen.

At World Options it been business as usual. We’ve seen growth and had many successes to celebrate, as well as some exciting I.T developments in the pipeline for the remaining 2019/20.

Here’s a recap of all World Options updates in our News Round-Up for Summer 2019:

NATIONAL SALES CONFERENCE 2019

We kicked off the Summer with our annual National Sales Conference at the prestigious Hilton, St George’s Park, home of the FA National Football Centre. Where special guest speaker ‘Eddie The Eagle’ Great Britain’s Olympic ski jumper, took the stage at the Conference to delight franchisees and delegates with an inspirational speech. Awards were presented to recognise top earning World Options franchisees who have reached new targets in sales and growth, as well as star awards to recognise World Options’ coveted Millionaires Row Award Winners.

Eddie the eagle

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW

Find out here how these franchisees made it to the top. Read an exclusive interview with World Options Millionaires Row Award Winners.

World Options franchise

INTERESTING THINGS WE’VE SHIPPED

World Options have helped ship millions of parcels, packages and freight shipments over the years. In that time there have been many interesting and unique items that we’ve transported for business customers world-wide. Learn how we helped to ship woolly mammoth tusks, aircraft engine parts and more.

Porsche shipment

A GUIDE TO SENDING PARCELS AROUND THE WORLD

In June, we were featured in Business Matters Magazine the article provides information for businesses regarding how to choose a courier supplier and the steps that companies need to take in order to review their shipping processes.

international shipping map

QUESTIONS BUSINESSES SHOULD ASK THEIR COURIER SUPPLIER

Also in June, loadstar.com covered World Options’ thoughts on the rise of online shipping and how businesses can meet this demand, in addition to a profile of World Options, our history, how our online shipping portal works and testimonials from our customers.

Courier article image warehouse shipping

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CHOOSING A COURIER SUPPLIER

In July, businessblogshub.com featured World Options with tips on how to select a courier supplier, what questions businesses should ask themselves when searching for a courier supplier for their business.

How to choose a courier supplier

WORLD OPTIONS GLOBAL SHIPPING APP LAUNCHED

As we continue to push the boundaries with new shipping integration and I.T developments, in July World Options was proud to announce the launch of the World Options Global Shipping app which allows businesses to integrate World Options shipping rates directly into their Shopify and WooCommerce websites. The launch was covered in couriernews.co.uk, see the full article here:

integration

GLOSSARY OF SHIPPING TERMS

New to using shipping services and confused by shipping terminology? In August we’ve created this helpful guide, which includes some of the most common and confusing shipping terms and abbreviations.

Shipping terms

TOP 10 TIPS FOR CHEAPER BUSINESS SHIPPING

In our bid to help businesses get the most of their courier supplier, in August, we published an article in bdaily.co.uk featuring our Top 10 Tips that businesses should implement and use in order to get cheaper business shipping rates.

warehouse shipping


5 Facts About World Options Partner Carriers – DHL, UPS, FEDEX & TNT

To pay homage to our carrier suppliers who help ship goods for thousands of World Options customers every day. Throughout August and the beginning of September we launched a series of articles sharing five unique and special facts about World Options shipping partners, DHL, UPS, FedEx and TNT. Some facts that you can learn about include:

5 facts about DHL

How DHL would deliver parcels in its early days

dhl helicopter

5 facts about UPS

The reason behind UPS trucks being Brown

ups brown truck

5 facts about Fedex

The hidden symbol in the FedEx logo

fedex planes

5 facts about TNT

How TNT was started with 1 truck

tnt truck outside ben

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