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Thanks very much Jamie retail giant eBay and Wal-Mart are launching same day delivery in select cities.
But a small British startup -- with five million dollars in venture capital funding.
Is aiming to gain a foothold right here in the rapidly growing quick delivery retail segment joining us from San Francisco -- com Alison.
Founder and CEO of shuttle things for -- and whether -- Tom first of all.
-- kind of values and if I do we really need same day delivery what can I wait two days.
That that happened you can wait two days if you want to.
-- view is that sometimes you don't want to -- proposition is not she just about getting delivered right away.
Is letting the -- get delivery when they wanted to which is either right away within minutes of -- it's not quickest Libby today it took less than fifteen minutes.
All within a one out windows of the shoppers' choice.
Often say -- day or any day and also this operates 24 hours a day 365.
Days a year yeah.
And can be offered to the consume that at a comparable price point the standard for the very which often even means free so my question would be.
Why wouldn't you want to get fuel to shuffled.
Archaeologist walk at a store I guess some by the product there but yet does sound like a rather compelling pitch that you started this whole shebang for all like five million dollars in funding.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- They tried to invent their entire network all you're doing his knitting together a whole bunch of already existing local courier services right.
So where we aggregate the capacity of these local point to point -- companies.
-- official distance -- can be very cost effective this is the traditional.
Pub in -- UPS FedEx -- -- -- that retailers and shoppers I used to working with.
Could you ever end up actually child you this type of model with the same day delivery -- get a local curt can it ever truly challenge UPS and FedEx.
Is it about right UPS UPS UPS or investors.
An -- -- say.
-- -- to meet for me to say that but.
Yeah all view is certainly that for a share of the consumers' wallets.
-- we would we would be competitive.
Yes and you know what if you farewell here even after ten dollars.
Per delivery price I'm thinking and a takeover offer from UPS may be in your future sir thanks for being let us Tom Allison.
Thanks avenue then it's okay.
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