How is this SaaS-based Startup is building an OS for global trade?
Headquartered in Gurugram (India), Shipsy is helping organizations to automate their logistics and transportation operations and also collaborate more efficiently with their vendors on-boarded on the platform.
Be it Manufacturing, Retail, FMCG, E-commerce, logistics and transportation is the backbone of every industry. Streamlined and data-centric logistics and transport operations is the need of every business to ensure safe and timely deliveries, avoid incidental charges, and deliver an unmatchable customer experience.
Founded in 2015 by Dhruv Agarwal, Soham Chokshi, Himanshu Gupta, and Sahil Arora, Shipsy (Llama Logisol Pvt. Ltd.), the company has set a benchmark in the industry with its SaaS-based logistics management software, transport management software, third-party aggregator, and shipment management software.
“Shipsy has raised USD 6 Million in Series A round funding from Sequoia’s Surge and Info Edge in November 2020”
Let’s check out Shipsy’s offerings in detail:
Logistics Management Software
The logistics management software is designed to bring automation in various logistics-related tasks to help organizations bring visibility and operational efficiency. It can increase the first-attempt delivery rate by 15%, reduce logistics cost by 6%, and render many other benefits. It includes a customer dashboard to raise pickups, track consignments, AWB generation, print labels, view proof of delivery, and more. The software also has an operations dashboard to manage pickup requests, route planning and optimization, assign consignments to the closest hub, assign drivers, check COD settlements, and view RTOs.
Apart from this, it also has a dedicated driver app (available in English, Hindi, and Arabic language) to manage orders, upload digitized proof of delivery, and inscans and outscans at the hubs. Also, it has an end-customer panel to track orders, reach out to the delivery agent, check estimated arrival time, select preferred time slots, and share the delivery experience.
Transport Management Software
Shipsy’s TMS helps organizations to save up to four hours of route planning and optimization time, increase the number of deliveries per vehicle, and offer many other benefits. The software comes up with features like vehicle capacity utilization for utilizing every vehicle’s space completely and reduces the demand for market vehicles. It also automates route planning and optimization and also offers dynamic route planning.
Apart from this, Shipsy’s TMS software also includes last-mile delivery solutions for creating trips, tracking them in real-time, and uploading digitized proof of delivery. The software also provides visibility to the end-customers so that they can track consignments, check delivery ETA, and avail other options.
Shipsy’s third-party aggregator is a one-stop solution to the needs of the organizations who have been dealing with the third-party providers for facilitating order delivery. Using the platform, companies can track all their 3PL providers’ performance, apply filters to check shipment status, and track orders in real-time.
Shipment Management Software
The SaaS-based shipment management software is designed to streamline and automate EXIM (Export-Import) operations. It is a fully configurable solution that offers effective and multimodal freight rate procurement with spot and RFQ inquiry, shipment execution, shipment tracking in real-time.
Shipsy is serving its services to many renowned companies, including Zajil Express, Reliance, DTDC, Domino’s Pizza, HSBC, Wacker, Tata Steel, Welspun, and more, from India, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, South East Asia, North Africa, and other parts of the world.