Category Archives for Courier

Planning a day’s journey, transporters running efficiently

Jan
30

As a transporter, you know that the more jobs you can do, the more money you can bring in. However, picking too many is how you end up spinning too many plates and disappointing customers. Get your journey to maximum efficiency with these simple ideas.   Plan your route: Fail to plan, plan to fail. […]

Traffic Jam

Driving a van and keeping to the rules

Jan
20

When you’re a van driver on the roads you have a lot to deal with. The weather, your cargo, other drivers being frustrating. One thing you don’t want to have to deal with is legal trouble. In the UK over 60% of business trips are done in a car or van. Across the miles and […]

Transport Jobs completed in 2019

Jan
10

Whatever you need to move, or whatever your transport jobs, Delivery Quote Compare can provide access to listings and fast quotes, here are only a few of the things that have been listed, quoted and accepted so far this year..   1000 hotel banqueting chairs mix of wooden and metal, stacking chairs  Collect from: Glasgow Glasgow […]

Get rid of the clutter in 2019

Jan
7

Fresh Start to the new year, de-clutter your home, clear some space and maybe make some money. The new year is a typical time where we take stock, make some resolutions and try to be positive about the upcoming year. Some of this is a purely mental task, some is physical, and some relates to […]

Happy New Year 2019

Jan
1

Happy new year to all our customers and transporters! Whether you’re looking to move cherished items, furniture or vehicles use Delivery Quote Compare in 2019 to save money, time and effort getting quotes from multiple transport companies. If you’re a transporter looking for more work in 2019, join our expanding community of transport companies gaining […]

The importance of offering your courier services to eBay customers

Dec
10

If you don’t already offer your services to eBay customers then you’re missing an opportunity. As the economy remains unstable people are looking to eBay to find a bargain, whether that be a pair of designer shoes or a new dining table. For larger items couriers play a big part in eBay – many sellers […]

Parcel Delivery

Couriers and Parcel delivery services, what’s the difference?

Nov
30

We often hear people commenting or complaining about parcel delivery. While some of this may have good reasons, it could also be due to a commonly confused fact. A lot of people think that a courier service is the same as a parcel delivery service. This isn’t true. A courier service is a dedicated delivery […]

Top ten tips for Transporters working with Delivery Quote Compare (Part 1)

Nov
25

There are a lot of courier companies out there, and there are even more potential customers. Using DeliveryQuoteCompare.com is a great resource for getting consistent work. However there is a lot of competition out there. Here are our top ten tips for getting the most out of our website.   Get a proper User name […]

Old computer

Packing and moving your computer, from new to old

Nov
19

We live in a technology fuelled society; you are reading a blog post written on a keyboard on your screen. Because of this making sure your computer is in good condition is very important. Therefore, if you have to move it and it’s a bit too big to lug around in your bag, proper packing […]

Breakdown cover for vans, knowing what you need

Nov
8

Whether you run a fleet of vehicles or are a single man with a van, the vehicles you use are the tools of your trade. However they are complex machines and when they break they can have a lot that needs repairing. Without the proper breakdown cover, you could be left stranded without the means […]