SHOP.CA PARTNERS WITH DRONE DELIVERY CANADA

Canada’s First Multi-Merchant E-Commerce Marketplace to Pilot Drone Delivery Canada’s Next Generation UAV Logistic Service.

Toronto, Ontario Canada – September 8, 2015 – Drone Delivery Canada (DDC) a Canadian drone delivery services provider pioneering drone delivery technology in Canada has been selected by SHOP.CA to utilize its drone delivery technology. This relationship will provide next generation UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) logistic services to its Canadian customers.

Drone Delivery Canada and SHOP.CA will commence testing and integrating DDC’s drone delivery platform with the existing SHOP.CA logistics framework.  DDC’s technology will provide unparalleled, just in time delivery for SHOP.CA customers who desire immediate product delivery.

“This partnership marks a milestone for our company”, said Trevor Newell, President and founder at SHOP.CA.  “By Embracing Drone Delivery Canada’s next generation drone technology we are further fortifying our commitment to innovation and adding value to our customers”, added Newell.

 “Collectively we will bring a new level of retail experience to Canadian consumers”, said Tony Di Benedetto, CEO at Drone Delivery Canada.  “SHOP.CA customers will have increased flexibility to have their orders delivered instantly, utilizing DDC’s next generation drone delivery technology”, added Di Benedetto.

The drone delivery service will be commercially available to customers of SHOP.CA once all necessary government approvals have been obtained.

SHOP.CA pilots drone delivery in Canada with Drone Delivery Canada
SHOP.CA and Drone Delivery Canada Prototype

About Drone Delivery Canada

Drone Delivery Canada, is a pioneering drone technology firm based out of Toronto, Ontario Canada with a focus on designing, developing and implementing a commercially viable drone delivery system within Canada. 

For additional information please visit; www.dronedeliverycanada.com

 

About SHOP.CA

Canada’s first multi-merchant marketplace, SHOP.CA is one of Canada's largest e-commerce destinations and fastest growing retailers. Launched in July 2012, SHOP.CA offers Canadian consumers an easy, compelling and convenient shopping experience that is differentiated through a vast selection of top brands, exceptional service and a loyalty program that has millions of active members.

For further information, contact:
Mark Daprato
Chief Marketing Officer
SHOP.CA
mark@shop.ca
416-915-4286