E-commerce companies that sell their products in Europe and operate internationally need a robust fulfillment strategy. In order to satisfy their customers with fast delivery times and to reduce costs for logistics and shipping.
With byrd as their fulfillment partner for warehousing and worldwide shipping to and from Europe, e-commerce shops can achieve exactly that. With numerous fulfillment warehouses located strategically across multiple countries in Europe, the proximity to your end customers can be optimized, rendering shorter delivery times and lower costs for your order fulfillment. With byrd you can manage and optimize your entire e-commerce logistics across borders with a single all-in-one online tool.
As specialist in e-commerce fulfillment and 3PL, byrd empowers you to automate order fulfillment, save costs and provide state-of-the-art service that exceeds your customers’ expectations. Through a strong network of fulfillment service providers in many different countries, byrd is also able to respond individually and flexibly to your requirements and cater to your needs in order to reach optimal solutions for your business. In addition, choosing byrd as your e-commerce fulfilment partner in Europe, gives you the opportunity to test new markets with minimal risks and rapidly expand your business internationally.
The German market is characterised by a high population, strong purchasing power and above-average e-commerce penetration. Revenues in the online B2C sector amounted to just under 75 billion US dollars in 2019 – with a strong upward trend. For these reasons, Germany is an attractive target market for online retailers in Europe. In addition to the strong German market, the central European location is also a great advantage.
Alongside Germany, France is considered the most important industrial country in the European Union. In terms of gross domestic product, France ranks sixth worldwide and third in Europe behind the United Kingdom and Germany. For this reason, it is also considered an attractive market for online retailers. For e-commerce entrepreneurs who want to grow significantly in Europe, entering the French market is therefore essential.
The e-commerce sector in the UK is particularly strong and ranks third in the global ranking by turnover. By 2021, 93% of Internet users are expected to make online purchases, which is the highest purchase rate in Europe. The average annual expenditure per customer is €942. All this makes a UK based fulfillment and logistics center particularly attractive for any e-commerce company.
Although Austria is a comparatively small sales market, the Alpine Republic is characterised by high e-commerce penetration and purchasing power. For this reason, the sales potential should not be underestimated. What makes this location particularly attractive, however, is its central location in Europe. Fulfillment centers in Austria are therefore ideally suited for online retailers to supply target countries in the Eastern Europe in a cost-saving, fast and efficient manner.
The Netherlands is, due to its favourable geographical location, in e-commerce often referred to as the gateway to Europe. In addition, it also offers an attractive domestic market. Netherlands’ e-commerce market is characterised by a highly developed e-commerce market and large shopping baskets, nevertheless the high standard of delivery speed is also striking. Therefore, a clever shipping strategy becomes even more fundamental in order to satisfy the Dutch customers.
With the help of byrd you can outsource, manage and optimize your entire e-commerce logistics with a cloud-based software. Digital interfaces to various e-commerce systems enable a fully integrated fulfillment solution and automated order processing. With access to our international fulfillment network, you can offer your customers fast, reliable and worldwide shipping.
We take over the entire fulfillment:
25+ years of logistics know-how
Your products and orders are in the right hands at byrd. With international partnerships and transdisciplinary logistical competence, we are able to offer online retailers first-class fulfillment. Our logistics centers, some of which are also certified as organic warehouses, meet the highest standards and are regularly inspected in order to continuously uphold the industry standards and quality of service.
Cutting Edge Software
Our cloud-based technology allows you to outsource and manage your entire e-commerce fulfillment with one all-in-one software. Through standardized integrations and individual APIs, a wide variety of e-commerce systems can be seamlessly integrated in our software with just a few clicks. In this way, data is synchronized in real time and automated shipping processing is achieved.
Flexible fulfillment processes
Our technology and our business model enable us to offer individual fulfillment solutions to our customers. Having optimized scaling processes already in place, we can add new logistics partners to our network within a few weeks, enabling our clients to expand seamlessly into other markets. In addition, we also offer customized packaging and branding solutions that strengthen your brand and improve your customer’s unboxing experience.
Flexible shipping partners
Our strong European network of shipping service providers enables us to arrange the best possible deal for each customer individually. The large number of long-term partnerships enables us to be flexible with shipping service providers, rendering our customers not susceptible to bottlenecks at peak times and other problems such as strikes. Furthermore, our partners across European countries have the respective know-how and the necessary experience to deal with the different cultural and structural conditions.
Retailers from diverse industries, sizes and countries of origin already entrust byrd with their logistics.