Press Release


TNT Express SkyPak™ Service Brings New Benefits to Posta Romana Customers

Publish Date : 22 March 2002 at 15:26 CET - An agreement signed today between Posta Romana and TNT Express will give Posta Romana customers access to extensive worldwide delivery operations from TNT through the introduction of SkyPak™ - a guaranteed international delivery service that customers can order at their local post office.

Customers wanting to send cross-border consignments will be offered the fastest possible service and guaranteed delivery times for parcels and documents up to 30kg. SkyPak™ will be available directly from 92 selected Posta Romana outlets and the easy-to-use service is suitable for both individuals and small businesses.

Customers can also track the progress of their consignments from origin to delivery via SkyPak™'s dedicated Track & Trace facility at www.skypak.com.

On signing the agreement, Gabriel Mateescu, Chairman and CEO of Posta Romana commented: "The SkyPak™ service offers our customers a truly specialist delivery service for the first time. With faster transit times and the ability to easily track and trace international consignments from start to finish, SkyPak™ gives our customers a fast and reliable service, with the added familiarity and confidence of doing business at their local post office."

Stefan Velicu, country manager of TNT in Romania, added: "This new agreement strengthens Posta Romana‘s offering by giving its customers access to the global air and road network operated by TNT, including the most extensive road express delivery network in Europe.

Iwona Malkiewicz, TNT Express Director for Postal Development highlighted the importance of this cooperation saying : "This deal is also a significant agreement for TNT, as it further strengthens our presence in Eastern Europe."

Page publication date: 22 March 2002 at 15:26 CET