Aramex has rapidly grown into a global shipping brand and provide market-leading express delivery and logistical solutions to emerging economies, as well as established ones.
Aramex is a leading global provider of cross-border shipping services and uses a business model where they acquire or partner with domestic-focused logistics companies that have strong local networks, knowledge and transportation solutions already in place for efficient and effective last-mile delivery. This level of local expertise means they are a great solution for businesses and customers alike when they need a reliable courier.
Who is Aramex?
Aramex has rapidly grown into a global brand, whose headquarters are based in the UAE, at the crossroads between the East and West. They have a proven track record of providing market-leading express delivery and logistical solutions to emerging economies, as well as established ones. They are now a leading global provider of cross-border shipping services, used the world over to keep the cost of express delivery down, whilst meeting the ever-increasing consumer expectations.
Instead of investing heavily in infrastructure, Aramex uses a business model that see’s them acquire or partner with domestic-focused logistics companies that have strong local networks, knowledge and transportation solutions already in place for efficient and effective last-mile delivery. This level of local expertise means they are a great solution for businesses and customers alike when they need a reliable courier, and is why we are proud to provide their European Express service via our shipping marketplace.
We work with Aramex for a number of reasons;
Clarity. Aramex offers full clarity on their tracking so you know when your package will be collected and delivered. They also provide delivery notifications so you know when your shipment has arrived.
Experience. Arab American Express, now known as Aramex has been trading since the 1980’s. Their industry expertise allows for consumers and businesses to have global reach in terms of shipping. They, like us, have a commitment to facilitating wider, global trade in an ever-changing world.
Price. Competitive pricing is key when it comes to choosing a package delivery company and with some of the lowest shipping rates, without a compromise on quality, Aramex have proven to be a popular option for Parcel Monkey customers.
Affordable & easy to use express courier services
Parcel Monkey, like Aramex, want to connect the world through simple and better transportation services. We offer viable e-commerce solutions that assist start-ups and established businesses in equal measure, across Europe with the Aramex European Express service.
The prices for this courier service are some of the lowest you can get for European deliveries, especially collected services who pick up from your home or work address. Better still, Aramex European Express arrives with the recipient in as little as 4-8 days across the continent. Europe wide door to door shipping, with a signature from the receiver, means this international parcel service, is perfect for online retailers who might be selling on platforms like eBay, Instagram, Etsy or Amazon, as well as individuals who have one off shipments to post.
For Aramex European Express, a third party, best in class courier will come and pick up the parcel from your home or work and then this is transported to Aramex who sort and ship it onwards to the delivery destination. Another third-party courier, again best in class will deliver your items to the recipient.
How do I use Aramex services?
If you have a package to send and are looking for discounted shipping rates, you can make use of the Parcel Monkey shipping calculator to access Aramex shipping rates for domestic and international packages.
Let us know where you are shipping from and to, plus a few details about your package including the size and weight.
Once you book an Aramex service, we will send you the shipping labels and if needed any customs documents.
You can drop your package off at any FedEx store or book a Pickup and FedEx will come and collect your package
We collect all the customs information in the booking process, you simply need to print the Customs Form out and attach it to your package.
Aramex offer tracking and when your item is delivered you the courier will obtain a signature.
Aramex Shipping Times
Aramex shipping times vary depending on where the package is collected from and bring shipped to. Aramex transit times are generally however between 4-10 days depending on the delivery destination.
What about Aramex tracking?
You can get Aramex tracking via your Parcel Monkey order number and our tracking portal. With this parcel tracking, you will know exactly where your item is and when it is set to arrive with the recipient.
Aramex also offers text updates and delivery notifications when you book their courier services, and you get access to all these features for a lower cost by booking via our shipping calculator.