Online virtual mailbox
You create your shipment request directly from your online interface.
You choose all your shipment parameters such as the method of shipping, the addressee, the departure date, the carrier, etc.
This interface is activated once your registration has been completed.
Range of shipments
You are free to choose your forwarder.
For domestic forwarding, the French postal system -called La Poste or ColiPoste - works perfectly.
For international forwardings, we advise a safe and express carrier as DHL, Fedex or Chronopost.
But it's up to you to select from our dropdown list.
We recommend insuring your shipments but this is not mandatory. You will see a blank field in our online software where to enter the exact amount to be covered by insurance.
Some cover is sometimes already included by carriers.
We can combine several packets in a same box or change the original packaging.
We can discard any surplus packaging to reduce your shipping costs.
Just select the "grouping" button for package consolidation.
Select "Opening" for packaging removal.
We can remove some documents - like invoices or delivery notes- from your package if necessary.
CDV French Office is also able to scan the inbound documents or take a picture of the content of the parcel.
When you order us to ship directly to your customers, we print and include the pdf file we have received from you - it can be an invoice of a bill of lading.
We organize customs export declaration at no extra cost for you.
A pro forma invoice is produced containing the information you have entered on line for each parcel received.
This proforma invoice is duplicated in 5 copies for free.
Forwarding Rates Calculator
Our online shipping calculator tool will give you an estimate of the cost of sending your parcel before we begin processing it.
, You enter the size of the package, the weight and the destination of the shipment. Note that international freight is calculated according transportation rules with a volumetric weight.
It means that the volume of the package is an important element to provide you the real cost. So don't forget to enter length, width and height!