E-logistics Service Launched In Nigeria
Provides electronic facilitation for seamless pick-up and delivery of parcels by foremost couriers companies in Nigeria.
The Funnel technology platform brings together customers in need of courier services and a diverse range of courier service operators at very competitive rates. Subscribers on the Funnel platform can request to have their parcels picked-up and delivered by their preferred courier services at highly discounted rates.
Mr Tunde Oloyede, the Chief Executive Officer at Funnel Logistics Technologies Ltd said, "We are excited to be launching this pioneer service in Nigeria. The platform provides innovative solutions to ease Nigerians' everyday last-mile logistics pain points. At Funnel, our mission is to be the primary electronic facilitator for efficient request/fulfilment of deliveries across Africa".
Funnel enables retailers, e-commerce platforms and their customers. Social media retailers can initiate delivery requests from within their chats with customers, and customers of e-Commerce platforms can choose and pay for their delivery at checkout. Anyone can request a pick-up and delivery to any part of Nigeria from their phone/PC without a call/message. Every step from initiation to delivery is all within the apps.
Oloyede further explained that users on the Funnel platform have a range of courier service providers to choose from, He said "We have partnered with the most reliable courier companies (DHL, FedEx, Smartpost, Rapiid, EMS, and many others), and negotiated highly discounted rates with them, to ensure that our users get the best value for their money".
With the launch of Funnel into the Nigeria market, Nigerians will be able to move their parcels, documents, and goods from one point to another. Visit Funnel.ng (http://www.funnel.ng/
Once registration is completed, making requests or integrating businesses onto the Funnel platform takes just four simple steps which can be completed in less than 2 minutes.
The Funnel apps are easy to use for subscribers of all types; individuals, businesses, e-Commerce platforms, online store, warehouses and retailers. With its intuitive dashboard customers can track orders, provide businesses with various reports that can be used for decision making and planning, gives warehouses the flexibility to print their shipping labels easily.
"A critical bit of our model is to provide as many easy to use tools as possible (apps, plugins, APIs) that offer potential users and clientele efficient and seamless access to delivery services from our courier partners. So, logistics is made easy for both the customer who is requesting a service and the service providers". Oloyede concluded.