eCommerce has grown to a great extent, where you can get all that you wish right at your doorstep with just a few clicks. This has made logistics one of the fastest growing industries today. This is because these product based businesses require their goods to be transported from one place to another, and for this they need a trusted logistics partner. But, they also need to balance between their time constraints and budget. So, choosing the right logistics partner becomes a tough job. Below mentioned are some of the points you must check before partnering with a logistics company to make the right decision and come up with positive results.
National/international service provider
While it isn’t wrong to select a local logistics company but, it is always better to opt for one that caters nationally or internationally. Such logistics providers have a web based booking system and if upgraded with the latest technologies, will also have an online tracking system that can help you to access your account remotely online, which helps you gain access to a variety of things like checking the stock present in their warehouse, which goods are in transit and where, etc. Such a tracking system ensures transparency regarding the services provided by such logistics companies. Timely information and upgraded online technology helps in an efficient distribution system and satisfied customers.
Service and commitment
It is normal for delays and errors in the transport industry. Human error, traffic delays, weather conditions and vehicle breakdowns can result in such delays or problems. No company would want to dissatisfy their customers on purpose. But, prompt and honest communication in such cases is required from the company. With the importance of correct and on time deliveries increasing, it is even more important that the company has complete transparency with its clients.
Efficiency is when you can get your goods delivered to your destination on time and in the right condition, no matter how big or small your shipment, no matter what the environmental conditions, no matter what the amount of load the company is undergoing. During peak seasons like festivals, the load on logistics companies increases. Even in such conditions, the company that adheres to its rules and offers the best service commitment is the one who is the leader.
Just as much as transparency is required in terms of service and commitment, it is equally important in pricing too. You need to see whether the logistics company you want to partner with has transparent pricing, meaning that there should be no hidden surcharges, any minimum usage amounts should be spoken of well in advance, etc. However, don’t let the pricing be the nost important factor for deciding a logistics partner. If you can get your products delivered to your destination at the right time and in the right condition, you shouldn’t mind paying a little more if you get guarantee for the same.
Jayem Logistics undoubtedly satisfies all the above conditions perfectly, no matter what the circumstances. Our cost-effective and dynamic solutions make us the best logistics service provider along with being the largest warehousing company in India with more than 40 warehouses in over 20 cities.