Best Apps for Supply Chain and Logistics Management

Advancement in science and technology over the last couple of years has given birth to new tools that can help scale productivity, revenue and mitigate risks and human error in many industries. The transport and logistics industry is no exception to this, as there have been notable online tools and apps that can help simplify complex activities and increase overall productivity. From taking accurate records of inventories and orders from clients to real-time tracking of drivers, these supply chain logistics apps can make the lives of supply chain managers easier.

So, if you are in the transportation and supply space and you aren’t making use of any of the best logistics apps that are available, you are missing out. Keep in mind, the reason why you can’t keep pace with your competition may be because you aren’t using these apps.

The following article by appsfreedom unveils 10 top-notch apps every logistics and supply chain company owner or manager should be using.

10 Best Apps For Mobilizing Logistics And Supply Chain Management

You have already seen an overview of the “Benefits of Mobility in Logistics and Supply Chain Management” in our previous blog. It talked about why you should rely on mobile apps to optimize your logistics and supply chain department.Read more here.

You certainly now know some of the best apps for every logistics and supply chain business owners that are serious about growth should be using. That said, if you are new to these apps or you know practically nothing about how they can help automate and simplify your business activities, you may need to integrate them into your business.

The following article by Arun Goyal discusses the benefits that logistics apps offer and the cost of making them.

Logistics And Transportation Mobile App Development Cost And Features

Well, who would like to take the pain of monitoring all the logistics and transportation operations for 24 hours? The answer is clear, no one, but this industry actually calls for a 24-hour solution that can track all continuously running activities.Read more here.

You surely now know the various types of apps solutions in the transportation and logistics industry, the benefits they offer and how much it is likely going to cost you to make one for your business. Keep in mind that the nature of your logistics business will determine to a large extent the nature of the app you will invest in.

The following article by Dmytro Brovkin is basically a how to guide to creating uber for logistics.

How To Create Uber For Logistics

The Uberization of the economy, and indeed logistics market at large, was driven largely by the success of Uber. Its model is one everyone wants to replicate, and for good reason; the company is expanding itself well fast in the taxi industryRead more here.

You likely now know how transportation and logistics apps are modelled, how they function and some easy ways to integrate them with your business model. While many of these apps may not be able to cater to the unique needs of your business, you must keep in mind that there are endless ways you twerk and modify them to suit the ever-changing needs of your company.

Final note

Regardless of how smart or brilliant you are as a logistics company manager; you are certainly going to need all the help you can get to monitor all the activities that are going on within and outside your HQ.

Hiring more people isn’t going to do you most good as you are indirectly increasing the margin for human error.

The best decision you can take to make things easier for yourself is to use top-notch logistics apps to automate your business processes and monitor your assets.