Responsible for Development of the Company's Parcel and Courier Network
TORONTO, Oct. 8, 2015 /CNW/ - PUDO Inc., ("PUDO" or "the Company") (CSE: PDO), North America's first customizable parcel pick-up and drop-off service, today announced the appointment of Matthew McDonough as Vice President, Network Development, Parcel and Courier, effective immediately.
"Matt is an exciting addition to our executive team. He brings a wealth of logistics, courier and transportation experience to PUDO and will be invaluable as we continue to rapidly grow our network throughout North America," stated Frank Coccia, Chief Executive Officer.
"I am excited to join PUDO's growing team," said Matt McDonough. I believe that PUDO's offering, offers a unique solution to the last mile delivery issue. It is a great time to join as we accelerate the deployment of our dealer network locations in Canada and the United States," he added.
Mr. McDonough most recently held the position of President and Managing Director, North and Central America and the Caribbean, at TNT Express where he spent more than 15 years contributing to the operational and financial success of its divisions.
PUDO, which launched across North America in September of this year, allows customers to tailor their parcel pick-up and drop-off locations at convenience stores, gas stations, grocery stores and other retailers conveniently located near their homes or businesses, to fit their busy schedules. PUDO has over 2,200 dealer locations across Canada underway and more than 3,000 in the United States signed up to become operational in 2015 and 2016.
Last month, PUDO announced a five-year partnership with Canpar Courier, a wholly-owned division of TransForce Inc. PUDO has an affiliate program with some of North America's most well-known ecommerce retailers including Amazon, eBay, Hudson's Bay and Walmart. PUDO members have access to Canpar Courier services for their parcel deliveries and returns using PUDO dealer locations.
About PUDO Inc.
Headquartered in Canada, PUDO is North America's first customizable parcel pick-up and drop-off service, ensuring reliable and secure delivery where you want it, when you want it. Using easily-accessible community locations such as convenience stores, gas stations and grocery stores with extended hours, PUDO members, participating ecommerce retail customers and any business sector with a home-based workforce, can now pick-up their packages anytime, including evenings and weekends. PUDO eliminates the frustration of missed deliveries and gives control over parcel pick-up and delivery back to its members. With user-friendly technology, free membership and thousands of locations across Canada and the U.S., PUDO is changing the parcel delivery model in North America. For more information, please visit: www.pudoinc.com.
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