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24hrs Vancouver: Company lets public choose delivery jobs

Tom Malcolm, one of our four pioneers

A Vancouver company thinks everyone is a potential part-time courier by allowing the public to choose small delivery jobs for fees of around $10 to $20.

The zipments.ca service, modeled after its parent in New York, could soon allow customers to pay for such tasks as same-day pharmaceutical pickups, according to company head Rob Safrata.

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BC Business: Local same-day courier service Zipments aims to disrupt the retail game

Zipments provides same-day courier services

Shopping and sharing aren’t exclusive to the holidays—they’re part of the sharing economy, which just got a bit bigger in Vancouver. With the launch of Zipments.ca, a same-day courier service, Vancouver’s sharing economy now connects retailers and consumers directly to individual couriers. Continue reading BC Business: Local same-day courier service Zipments aims to disrupt the retail game