India’s first same-day-delivery-by-air service for shipments across major cities.
Mumbai, January 29, 2010 - Kingfisher Airlines, today announced the launch of Kingfisher Xpress, a new Door-to-Door cargo delivery service. The launch is slated for February 2, 2010. Kingfisher Xpress Same Day service will be India’s first and only same day delivery by air service, with a money-back guarantee.
The promise of the Kingfisher Xpress Same Day service is that shipments will be picked up from your doorstep and delivered at the recipient’s doorstep on the same day. This service will offer a pick up facility in the 6 main metropolitan cities of India namely Mumbai, New Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai and Kolkata with guaranteed same day delivery in up to 18 cities of India namely, Bagdogra, Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Kochi, Goa, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Kolkata, Mumbai, Raipur, Ranchi, Lucknow, Nagpur, Pune and Srinagar.
Commenting on the launch of yet another market-first from Kingfisher Airlines, Mr. Prakash Mirpuri, Vice President-Corporate Communications said, “Kingfisher Xpress has been conceived with a view to serving the unmet needs of users who are looking for a solution which ensures that their shipment reaches the recipient’s doorstep on the very same day. Our confidence in this service reflects in our money back guarantee. Kingfisher Xpress will also offer a next-day delivery service across 20 cities in India”.
Kingfisher Xpress will also offer other flexible shipping options such as:
|•||Door to Airport (DTA): Door to Airport service offers pickup of shipments from the shipper’s door step and delivery at the destination airport, to the authorized representative of the shipper.|
|•||Airport to Door (ATD): Airport to Door service offers flexibility of delivering the shipment at the nearest airport of the shipper’s choice and requesting for a door delivery at the destination across Kingfisher Xpress network.|
|•||Counter to Counter (CTC): Counter to Counter service is designed for addressing the needs of shipper who can also deliver their shipments to the nearest Kingfisher Xpress centre in the origin city and arrange for their representative to pick-up the shipment from the Kingfisher Xpress centre in the destination city.|
Kingfisher Xpress’ dedicated helpline 1800 209 1222 will function round the clock for the convenience of shippers and offer full support via its website and support teams.
For more details about Kingfisher Xpress, please visit the website www.KingfisherXpress.com
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Shefali Mehta / Sabina Lama