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Buffalo Logistics WhatsApp – How Useful is it?

You’ve ordered a package that is being sent via Buffalo Logistics and you’re wondering what has happened to it.

While there are various ways that you can reach a carrier such as Buffalo, is it worth using the WhatsApp contact number?

Let’s take a look…

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Buffalo Logistics WhatsApp Details:

You can contact Buffalo on WhatsApp using the +2781388657 number.

However, this is the contact number for the main South Africa office. You will not reach the China office using these details.

Buffalo Logistics WhatsApp – Is it any Good?


The last time I used the Buffalo Logistics WhatsApp number, I used the text chat option and received a reply within an hour.

That’s pretty good in my book.

However, I wasn’t by my phone to receive it straight away, so was not able to pursue an immediate chat.

This led to a slightly disrupted back and forth, with a delay between messages.

In hindsight, I should have just used the number to make a voice call.

That being said, there is no telling if anyone would have answered there and then.

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I actually prefer email inquiries

I happen to be slightly “old school”, and prefer to write out any issues I have in an email (Buffalo’s email address is

Albeit the response time is normally slower, I find it easier to send the various details of the shipment (address, tracking number, etc) via my laptop and using email.

You may be different and a WhatsApp text message works for you.

Buffalo Logistics WhatsApp Calls

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As I mentioned, I did not make a call using the Buffalo Logistics WhatsApp number, however, the option is clearly available.

This is especially useful if you do not live in South Africa but need to contact the office based there. 

You are simply saving on international phone call costs by using WhatsApp.

That being said, there are office numbers that you can call instead, and they are as follows:

Buffalo Logistics South Africa Office

  • +2 787 095 3451
  • +2 710 593 4710

Buffalo Logistics China Office

  • +86-400-921-9066
  • +861 868 205 1740

Overall, it is helpful that Buffalo has made a WhatsApp number available to customers. If this is a method of communication that you prefer, you would be a fool not to use it.

Whatever your issue is with your shipment, I hope it can be resolved soon. 🙂

14 thoughts on “Buffalo Logistics WhatsApp – How Useful is it?”

    • I received email from Buffalo said they can’t track my parcel it’s been lost I need to tell the supplier about it to refund the money or resend it again the car for delivery was hijacked I didn’t receive my parcel

  1. i ordered on the 26 of october my order took more than 13 days then the next thing it says it was delivered on the 12 of november and it was sunday on that day as there are no deliveries on sunday .now i can’t find my package


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