Press Release – Zenkraft’s Partnership with Purolator Brings a New Shipping App to the Salesforce® Ecosystem
London, Oct. 23, 2017 – Zenkraft and Purolator are pleased to announce the launch of Zenkraft’s new online shipping application that integrates Purolator’s Canadian shipping services with Salesforce® customer relationship management (CRM) software and cloud computing.
In recent years, as more companies have adopted Salesforce CRM, the demand for online shipping apps on the Salesforce AppExchange have increased. Salesforce customers can now access Purolator’s shipping services without ever leaving their CRM application. Zenkraft’s new shipping app for Purolator is 100 per cent Salesforce native and integrates directly with the Salesforce Chatter tool to enable shipping and updating of tracking information in real time. App users are able to access accurate shipping estimates, generate international shipping forms, create shipping and return labels, schedule pickups and track deliveries in real time.
“We are delighted about the launch of our Purolator application, enabling businesses of all sizes to have a more efficient and streamlined shipping process from beginning to end. As organizations are building more of their business applications on Salesforce, they are searching for solutions like ours that are robust, secure and can be implemented and rolled out in hours, not days,” explains James Lumb, CEO of Zenkraft.
With more than 875 shipping locations across Canada, Purolator is one of Canada’s leading freight, package and logistics solutions provider. In 2016 Purolator generated a revenue of $1.53 billion and achieved earnings before tax of $67 million.
“This work with Zenkraft is part of Purolator’s ongoing commitment to support our customers’ need to seamlessly integrate our shipping solutions into technology solutions to help grow their businesses,” said Ramsey Mansour, Vice President of Corporate Strategy & Marketing for Purolator. “We are helping businesses accelerate their e-commerce strategies by providing more options and greater flexibility for the management of purchasing, order fulfilment, shipping and returns online.”
Zenkraft is an award-winning software company which primarily focuses on building shipping applications for Salesforce. Zenkraft’s solutions enable Salesforce users to process shipments, generate labels, and track packages natively on the CRM platform.
Purolator Inc. is a leading integrated freight, package and logistics solutions provider in Canada. Celebrating over 50 years of delivering its customers’ promises, Purolator continues to expand its reach and renowned service levels and reliability to more people, more businesses and more places across the country and around the world. Purolator is proud of its Canadian heritage and is focused on sustainably positioning itself for future growth and success. Purolator is also committed to contributing to the well-being of the communities it serves and where more than 10,000 of its employees live, work and play. For more information, visit purolator.com.