Publishing in France is a cultural asset, treated as a basic necessity. The Lang Act has governed this industry since 1981.
We have been operating in the publishing industry for many years with a continuously growing business, marked by the delivery of several million parcels in 2019.
As part of our specific Edition by dpd service offer, we handle all the flows associated with the business of publishers: offices (outgoing shipments), restocking (supplying stocks at points of sale) and unsold items (returns to publishers).
With more than 18,000 parcels delivered per day, we are proud to be the leading transport partner for the French publishing market.
A national approach with a Market Director who is your single point of contact with genuine expertise
Creation of a sector-specific service offer by the name of "Edition by dpd"
Thorough understanding of recipients: booksellers, supermarkets, private individuals, professionals, local authorities, schools
A unique pricing approach on the market
Application of specific procedures for the processing of special operations (offices, etc.)
Personalised labelling identifiable in our network
Daily computerised exchanges on the handling and tracking of your parcels through to their delivery
Ethics in collaboration: Signing of a reciprocal confidentiality agreement
Compliance with MDD (mandatory delivery date) / Special operations
Processing of reverse scheduling. Personalised tracking from the moment your parcel is handed over to the proof of delivery is issued
In addition to delivery to your business customers, schools or local authorities, DPD France offers you other delivery solutions, suited to each of your recipients :
Delivery to a Pickup Point
Edition by dpd also offers you the possibility of delivering your parcels to one of the 6,800 local shopkeepers in the DPD Pickup network. These points are spread all over France and rigorously selected according to their geographical location, storage capacity, opening hours, quality of their welcome..
This service lets you offer greater freedom to your recipients and increases their satisfaction.
Our Edition by dpd service offer provides time-slot delivery to your recipient customers, allowing them to know the scheduled day of delivery, and to choose another delivery date or method in case of absence on the date indicated.
Delivery in Europe
We provide you with a powerful and recognised network to support your international expansion. With DPD, benefit from the largest European road network to export with complete peace of mind.