Currently, large companies have good options of monitoring the merchandise they transport. They do it through companies that offer adequate technological services for this.
Transportation is essential in any company that is responsible for the sale of products. Both to receive products and to deliver their own, they must make use of land, sea or air transport.
90% of world trade moves by sea from the Asian continent to other parts of the world. This process requires logistical monitoring and evaluation 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Only in this way can the condition of the merchandise and its location be guaranteed.
Advantages of monitoring merchandise
Monitoring merchandise with the best digital tools offers a number of advantages. Here are the main ones:
• Safety. By monitoring 24 hours a day we make sure that every vehicle stays on the established route. It is how we protect the products.
• Exact position. We will always know the exact location in real time of the products we move. In this way we control the arrival time at your destination.
• Alarms. We have an alarm service that activates a security protocol in the event of theft or traffic accidents.
• Reports. We keep track of the number of stops, distance traveled and time spent at rest points. This report is available to the contracting company.
• Customer service. By monitoring the merchandise, customers can know the current status of their orders. If there is a delay, they will know the reason and the new delivery time. It is a benefit highly valued by customers.
How do you monitor my merchandise?
Monitoring the merchandise is done through specialized technological and digital systems for logistics. There is a wide variety of programs, but thanks to our group of experts we have the best.
This software allows us to know the date and time of departure and arrival. The location will also be known at any time of the day of the journey, the weather and the state of transport.
Managers have access to this tracking program on their mobile devices. This way they can follow up from wherever they are. They are kept informed 24 hours a day about the status of the shipment.
Recommendations during the monitoring process
If you are in charge of a shipping company, it is important to keep in touch with the driver. It is even more important when it comes to ground transportation. In this way, logistics operators can recommend alternative routes in case of problems along the way.
It is also important to check the performance of the driver. With these records we will know who has more performance and who needs training to improve their efforts.
Facilities when hiring a company in charge of the merchandise monitoring service
Many years ago, when current technological means did not exist, it was impossible to monitor merchandise.
Companies, when purchasing merchandise from other countries or other cities, did not have an established control of their products. It generated losses, since there were losses due to not having an efficient control. In addition, it was difficult for the articles to arrive in the established time.
Thanks to technology and trained personnel, everything changed for the better. The companies in charge of this type of service have tracking systems in each fleet, whether in vehicles, maritime transport or airplanes.
We work for you
At Looper we have specialized in product transfers for many years. We can guarantee that our technological system is fully effective. The companies that have trusted us have received their products without delay and in perfect condition. Monitoring the merchandise has been essential to achieve our purposes.
We offer custody for your merchandise. In this way, the trip will be insured anywhere in the world. We also have contacts in different customs to streamline processes and procedures.
Likewise, we deliver daily reports with all the details about the monitoring of the products ordered. This way you will have all the updated information at your fingertips to take your own control.
And most importantly, your company will save a lot of money, avoid product losses by monitoring merchandise and consolidate itself by improving its services.