What is a White Glove Delivery Service?
White glove delivery is more than just a cautious delivery service: it’s a premium package that offers exceptional care and attention to detail from start to finish.
Whether you need valuable or fragile items delivered, or you’re simply looking to make an impression, white glove delivery goes above and beyond.
In this article, find out everything you need to know about white glove delivery, including what it incorporates, when it should be used and what the benefits are.
What is white glove delivery?
‘White glove’ is a term used to describe excellence in care, service or attention. Customers opting for white glove delivery can expect a premium service from beginning to end.
White glove delivery is typically used for large, expensive or fragile items that require extra care during transportation. However, white glove is more than just extra careful handling. It incorporates a variety of services that go above and beyond.
What do white glove delivery services include?
- Pre and post site inspections
Inspections will be carried out before and after shipping to ensure that the item is delivered to the exact location requested.
- Protective packaging
Items will be shipped in customised packaging that maximises protection for that specific item.
- Safe and clean transportation
The package is treated delicately throughout transit. It will be safely secured and transported in the optimal temperature conditions.
- Attentive service
White glove delivery is carried out by trained professionals who strictly follow all guidelines for handling consignments safely. Specifically, professionals will pay close attention to detail regarding the handling and shipping of delicate items, monitoring valuable items in transit and assuring time-precision delivery.
- Product assembly or dismantle
More than just delivery, white glove service includes the assembly or dismantling of an item pre or post delivery.
When should you use white glove delivery?
White glove delivery is typically used for delivery of large, valuable or fragile items. Examples include:
- Commercial electronics, such as laptops, computers and camera
- Medical and lab equipment
Why use a white glove delivery service?
There are so many great reasons to use a white glove delivery service over a standard courier service.
- Unmatched reliability and peace of mind
- Reduces chance of damage
- Time-precision delivery for critical items
- Full tracking
- Items assembled or positioned by a trained team on your behalf
- Disposal of waste materials/packaging on your behalf
Reactive Logistics provides white glove delivery as one of its many courier services. Serving customers throughout London and the surrounding areas, including Shepperton, Heathrow and Slough, our expert team goes the extra mile to ensure a perfect delivery from start to finish. We can provide white glove delivery for a range of items — just get in touch.
Contact our team today to find out how we can help you.