Corona Virus – What impact on your package deliveries?Paul Lorho
Corona Virus – Impact on deliveries according to carrier
Here is a list of the carriers maintained or not on our shop as well as the state of their respective distribution network after the impact of the new sanitary directives (confinement in particular) taken to stem the spread of COVID-19 or Corona Virus.
Carrier deadlines are generally maintained. However, delivery times will no longer be guaranteed until further notice in view of the national / international situation.
Thank you for your understanding and your patience. Wishing you good health and good reading in confinement …!
DHL – Maintained deliveries
DHL Express 24H deliveries are maintained.
DHL Express deliveries 24H before 12H / before 9h are also maintained according to zones and agencies in France, contact DHL for more information.
The DHL relay point network is still active but restricted, for more information, contact DHL services.
Colissimo –Home deliveries maintained, Relay delivery stopped
From Tuesday March,17
10,000 relay points were affected by the closure order
8,000 relay points remain available: food stores, tobacconists and post offices
Colissimo remains in constant contact with its agents & its network to determine how much of the network remains active daily. More information by contacting postal services directly.
No compensation can be granted in the event of late delivery for all shipments from March 16, 2020
Delivery operations are maintained. Postal agents continue to travel to their workplaces (with exceptions such as: suspicion of Covid-19; problem of childcare).
Mondial Relay – Stopped on our website until April 15, 2020
From thursday March,19
-The delivery and the sending of parcels in France and abroad (relay point and at home) is stopped until April 15, 2020 –
– The entire Mondial Relay activity is suspended as well as their customer service.
Any new complaint, or complaint in treatment will have to be treated as of return to the normal activity.
Thus, given the accumulation of complaints, a delay in processing will be expected following the resumption of activity of Mondial Relay on April 15, 2020.
The company Mondial Relay clearly asks us to stop offering their service for any national / international shipment. For packages in transit: These will remain confined to the Mondial Relay points until the selected reception agency reopens.
For packages dropped off at a relay point:
These will remain confined to the Mondial Relay points until the selected reception agency reopens.
For packages dropped off at a relay point that is now closed, they must remain pending until the agency reopens …
Mondial Relay Spain suffered the same cessation of its activity in Points Relais®.
Chronopost –Maintained deliveries
Fom Monday March,16
After closing numerous Pick-up relays and post offices, deliveries to homes / places of safety as well as to letter boxes are preferred.
In case of absence, only a second presentation will be made before your package is pending.
Pick-up Relay Network – Stopped on our shop
- 4,900 relay points are subject to the closing order
- 6,300 relay points (mainly tobacco) remain active
Chronopost International – Maintained deliveries
FRANCE / EUROPE: all activities are underway. However, delays remain to be expected for many deliveries given the number of Chrono companies closed.
Many Chrono relay points are also closing their doors in order to comply with health directives. We encourage home deliveries.