The on demand delivery app has become a very successful and cost effective alternative to the already existing courier services like FedEx, UPS and DHL. This is because these on demand delivery services are so much more cost and time efficient compared to the existing giants. Not only that, these delivery services work according to client timings so clients can get their deliveries done at the time of their choice and not wait for the standard Service Level Agreement that most courier companies offer.
Top Delivery Apps that are Popularly Used by Clients
On demand delivery apps are becoming popular because of their unique features which include:
- Delivery status in real time
- Push notifications
- Instant booking or at a later time
- Promotion and referral codes
- Multiple payment methods i.e. cash, wallet, credit card or debit card
- Available in the language and currency of your choice
- Inbuilt real time tracking system
- User rating and reviewing facility
- A smart admin dashboard
Listed below we look at the top delivery apps that have been successfully launched in various parts of the world.
Based in Singapore, Last Mile is an on demand logistic delivery service offering exclusive delivery services to e-Commerce Stores. It allows shoppers to buy online, business owners to schedule their deliveries and the customers can receive their shopping at pre-determined times.
No on demand service would be complete without the presence of the master on demand app of all, UBER RUSH. Conceptualized from the Uber Taxi app, Uber rush actually works in conjunction with the Uber taxi service and meets delivery requirements of customers. This is actually the dream match of many retailers. Uber rush provides an alternative income source to the on demand taxi giant.
Based in the United States this courier service is available at all times for delivery services across the country. It delivers packages of all sizes and shapes. To ensure timely deliver, Postmates has linked up with individuals as “independent contractors”.
On time 360
OnTime 360 is the perfect solution for courier companies, dispatching services, messengers and freight brokers as it actually is a courier tracking app that enables the users to monitor and track the progress of their deliver in real time.
Working mainly on road navigation enabled by GPS, this app works perfectly for customers who want deliveries at their doorstep. It is an app that is favoured by retailers, food and grocery stores and individual delivery professionals. It is popular because it delivers packages in a short span of time.
It is an app that gives real time status to the customers who are sending and/or receiving deliveries. It is available on both IOS and Abdroid platforms and has some very notable features such as instant notifications, proof of delivery, live map view and real time tracking.
If you are thinking of going into the on demand delivery business you can get an app very similar to any of the ones listed above. All you need is to contact a developer and tell him what on demand delivery app you want and he will do the rest for you. Alternatively you can get your own app designed according to your business idea by the developer. There are many in this field today so research and make your choice wisely. Once you have launched your app, your coffers will start filling in no time.