September 13, 2017- honestbee, Asia’s leading and trusted online concierge and
delivery service has today officially announced the launch of honestbee
GOODSHIP, their logistics service in Thailand.
been operating parcel deliveries in Bangkok for a couple of months before this
official announcement, catering to B2B and B2C deliveries. The focus is on
last-mile same-day or next-day e-commerce delivery with a move towards on-demand
delivery for end-consumers within an hour to follow soon.
honestbee GOODSHIP, Theresa Mathawaphan has a background in retail, technology
management and business start-up and was part of the international team who
developed the country’s first tech start-up incubator at the Thailand Science
Park. She is confident that honestbee GOODSHIP will be a good partner for many
businesses in the city.
companies down and therefore being able to call on the reliable services of a
third-party, and one that understands the need for a fast, trustworthy delivery
is crucial, particularly in a city where, whether online or offline, goods need
to move quickly. Customer tracking and a real-time fleet tracking system are
essential elements of this service too.”
Transactions Development Agency has forecasted that the total e-commerce market
in Thailand this year will be worth Bt2.52 trillion (USD74 billion).
of honestbee GOODSHIP now surpassing the grocery and restaurant deliveries
combined, the target is to deliver in excess of 50,000 orders per day over the
next 12 months.
honestbee GOODSHIP has a successful presence in Singapore, Malaysia, the
Philippines and Japan. More countries
are to be rolled out to provide the excellent services to its partners and
runs two B2C delivery services in Bangkok; groceries handpicked by shoppers and
delivered fresh to customers’ doors in one hour as well as restaurant food
deliveries with customers ordering online and on-demand delivery in less than
honestbee Country General Manager, Thailand has experience in building up
successful companies to create billion-dollar businesses and working with
cutting edge e-commerce. He believes that honestbee GOODSHIP is a natural
progression for honestbee and will really take flight in Thailand.
Thailand is going through an incredible boom period, and at the heart of that
success is logistics, both for businesses which need products delivered to
certain branches or retail outlets and for consumers who order online. With its
own boutique-style e-commerce platform, honestbee has relevant experience of
business and consumer delivery demands in order to create the right quality of
customizable services and branding customers can trust.”
market is not only growing but consumer experience online is growing as is the
digital ecosystem, Internet penetration and social commerce channels which
contributes to the majority of all deliveries.
GOODSHIP’s fleet consists of 80% delivery motorbikes or ‘Rider-Bees’ and 20%
delivery trucks. There are also services rolling out soon that would help marry
the online and offline world.
honestbee GOODSHIP clients include Nu Skin, SE-ED Books, aCommerce,
Aramex, Siam Outlet, City-Link and OfficeMate.
|L to R: Theresa and Bounthay|