TCS (logistics company)

TCS stands for Tranzum Courier Service. TCS is a Pakistani courier and logistics company which is based in Karachi, Pakistan. It was founded by a former Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight engineer, Khalid Nawaz Awan, in 1983

TCS
TypePrivate
IndustryLogistics
Founded1983
FounderKhalid Nawaz Awan (CEO)
HeadquartersKarachi, Pakistan
Key people
Muhammad Harris Jamali
Number of employees
12,000+
Websitetcsexpress.com

The company also operates an e-commerce business, Yayvo, previously known as TCS Connect.[1]

HistoryEdit

TCS was founded by a former Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight engineer, Khalid Awan, as a joint venture with German courier company DHL in 1983.[2]

OperationsEdit

TCS maintains several thousand locations within Pakistan and worldwide as well as its own airline operations, delivery vehicles and couriers. TCS has been assigned machine readable passports (MRPs) delivery services by the government,[3][4][5] and Visa application submission and delivery services by embassies. TCS also maintains a business partnership with UPS. People can also track their order online.[6][7]

YayvoEdit

Yayvo
TypePrivate
IndustryE-commerce
Founded2012; 10 years ago (2012)
Area served
Pakistan
ProductsMarketplace, retailer
ParentTCS
Websitewww.yayvo.com

Yayvo.com, previously known as TCS Connect, is a Pakistani online retailer operating as a subsidiary of TCS.[1] It was founded in 2012 and competes with online retailer Daraz, which was acquired by Alibaba.[8]

FleetEdit

TCS maintains a dedicated cargo fleet consisting of the following aircraft:

Aircraft  In fleet   Orders 
Boeing 737-200F 1 -
Boeing 747-300F 1 -
Antonov An-26 2 -
Total 4

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "TCS aiming at 90pc share in e-commerce deliveries". The Nation. 26 February 2018.
  2. ^ "What on earth happened to TCS & can Saira Awan fix it?". 22 April 2019.
  3. ^ "Govt launches service to deliver passports at your doorstep". THE EXPRESS TRIBUNE. Retrieved 2 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Courier service on passport delivery". DAWN. Retrieved 2 August 2016.
  5. ^ "Courier service". DAWN. Retrieved 2 August 2016.
  6. ^ "TCS Tracking – How To Track Your TCS Parcel?". BOL News. Retrieved 6 May 2020.
  7. ^ "TCS Tracking | Track Courier Info about Shipments and Packages". 27 November 2020. Retrieved 11 December 2020.
  8. ^ "Alibaba acquires Daraz in estimated $200 million deal". www.thenews.com.pk. Retrieved 23 August 2020.