MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, March 30, 2016 /CNW/ -- Linde Canada Limited has launched Linde WebShop to enable customers throughout Canada to shop online. Located at http://www.shop.lindecanada.com, the site provides product descriptions, images and prices for more than 10,000 products including gases, welding and cutting equipment, consumables and safety supplies.
Christian Lafleur, Head of Sales of Linde Canada Limited, said, "We're excited about the launch of this website which provides our customers with user-friendly online access to our products that is both efficient and effective. The bilingual site opens a new channel for Linde and is a step change in our mission to become an easy company for customers to do business with. Our business is now open 24/7 for our customers' convenience."
Customers can browse the catalogue, order items, view account details, check and recreate orders based on history, download invoices and delivery documents and access safety information, including Material Data Safety Sheets and videos. "It's as easy as ordering on any of the well-established online marketing sites and, for our busy customers, fast and easy are very important," said Robert Parkanyi, customer service manager - eCommerce. "And customers can rest assured that our security is state of the art."
Elisabete Gondim, head of Customer Service, Americas, said "Customers can order online and pay with their credit or debit cards. This makes it easier than ever to do business with Linde."
Linde has plans to make the site even better in 2016, including on-line live chat and a mobile app that customers can use to scan the barcodes of empty cylinders to reorder that product, find the closest Linde store, get directions and more. "The mobile app will be the first of its kind in the Canadian industrial gas industry offering our customers convenience and accuracy in reordering cylinder products," Lafleur said.. It gives them an additional option when doing business with us, with access 24hours a day, seven days a week."
Linde Canada Limited is an affiliate of Linde North America, a member of The Linde Group. In the 2015 financial year, The Linde Group generated revenue of CAD 26.3 bn (EUR 17.944 bn), making it one of the leading gases and engineering companies in the world, with approximately 65,000 employees working in more than 100 countries worldwide. The strategy of The Linde Group is geared towards long-term profitable growth and focuses on the expansion of its international business with forward-looking products and services. Linde acts responsibly towards its shareholders, business partners, employees, society and the environment in every one of its business areas, regions and locations across the globe. The company is committed to technologies and products that unite the goals of customer value and sustainable development.
For more information, see The Linde Group online at www.linde.com
SOURCE Linde Canada Limited
For further information: Suzan Doucet, Communications Lead, Responsable des communications, Linde Canada Ltd. / Ltée, 5860 Chedworth Way, Mississauga, Ontario L5R 0A2, Tel (905) 501 3730, [email protected], http://www.linde.com