In January 2013, OZON.ru online megastore, number 1 in Russian e-commerce expanded their delivery offer by entering into a partnership with QIWI Post, automated parcel terminals. All OZON.ru customers from the Moscow region can receive their online orders whenever they want, 24 hours a day and 7 days a week, using convenient QIWI Post lockers.
QIWI Post is one of the pioneers of automated parcel terminal networks established in Russia. Automated parcel lockers enable customers of online shops to receive and pay for their orders. QIWI Post terminals are currently conveniently located in different parts of Moscow and Moscow region and soon will be deployed in other major cities of Russia. Now, OZON.ru customers can easily find on the map the most conveniently located QIWI Post terminal and pick up their orders on their way to work or home. All terminals operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week including weekends and bank holidays. Receiving an order via parcel terminal is really easy and requires only entering customer’s mobile phone number and a special code obtained via SMS. Customers can also pay for their order at QIWI Post terminals if it hasn’t been prepaid.
The problem of efficient and convenient delivery of orders from online stores has been particularly relevant for the regions of the Russian Federation. Therefore, in 2013 a network of QIWI Post is expanding its network primarily in major Russian cities, such as St. Petersburg, Samara, Novosibirsk, etc. QIWI Post is developing its services for OZON.ru regional customers in order to increase swiftness and convenience of the process of obtaining orders.
OZON.ru was founded in 1998 and is one of the first national-scale projects in the e-commerce B2C segment. OZON’s website, visited daily by more than 700,000 users, offer a vast selection of product categories enables ordering from over 2.2 million items of goods including books (hard copy and digital), electronics, DVD, software and games, products for moms and kids, sport & cosmetics, antiques, clothing and many others.
QIWI Post is a joint project of InPost, a leading global operator and producer of automated parcel terminals, a winner of four prestigious World Mail Awards and QIWI Group.