Tuesday 25th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

Wickes launches one-hour delivery time slots

DIY retailer Wickes has launched a delivery service which enables customers to choose one-hour time slots.

kitcheeeeenThe service, called ‘Wickes Hourly’, is being provided by CitySprint On the dot.

One-hour delivery slots are available same day, and seven days a week, from £9.95.

“At Wickes, we pride ourselves on making our customers’ lives that little bit easier and we’re excited to say we’re the first to market with this new delivery option in our sector,” said Duncan Kendal, supply chain director at Wickes. “Our product and services are designed to help customers build stress-free dream spaces that they can enjoy with family and friends.

Patrick Gallagher, CEO of CitySprint, said: “We are delighted that Wickes has adopted our one-hour delivery service. We know that consumers now expect to shop on their terms and it is retailers, like Wickes, who have put convenient delivery at the top of their agenda, that will succeed in retaining and attracting new customers.’’