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Welcome, Big Boy. We’ve Been Waiting.

Apple TV, checked. iMacs, checked. Apple Watches, checked. MacBooks, checked checked. iPhones, checked checked checked! Detrack’s office is basically a mini Apple store, but no Apple store is complete without this particular bad boy – The Mac Pro. Built for creativity on an epic scale Engineered around workstation graphics with dual GPUs, PCIe-based SSD storage, high-performance Thunderbolt 2, Xeon processors, fast memory, and support for 4K video, Mac Pro delivers brilliant performance across the board. Now that we finally have our hands on the newest [...]

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Issue 32 – Deliver an experience, UBER style

Hi there, Amazon has just hit the shores of Asia Pacific, and this is only the beginning. The ability to retain your customers’ loyalty will now be put to the test. For E-commerce Retailers, the only physical touchpoint still remains in the last mile delivery, where it will determine the last impression your customers will have of you. Impress your customers where it matters most. Detrack believes in powering every company to create that perfect last mile customer delivery experience. And in line [...]

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A Blast at RISE

RISE & shine for Day 1  ||     All set up!     ||     Even Einstein wanted to check out Detrack Detrack’s already back at work in sunny Singapore, and the entire team’s experiencing major post-RISE syndrome. RISE 2017 definitely lived up to its reputation as being the new hot ticket on the tech conference scene. On the one hand, we badly wanted to spend – at the very least – another month in Hong Kong because all of us had an absolute blast [...]

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Deliver Different 2017

Deliver Different – Commoditizing Last Mile Delivery Last mile delivery is a beast. Ask any retailer or third party logistic (3PL) provider and they will likely agree that the final mile of the supply chain is the most challenging and demanding, and almost impossible to tame. Nasty surprises such as unexpected traffic conditions, vehicle breakdowns, and wrong addresses often lurk around the corner, ready to spring onto the unsuspecting dispatcher and throw a wrench into an otherwise perfectly planned day. And that’s not all. You have [...]

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Revved Up for RISE

Hot ticket on the tech conference scene happening on 11th-13th July 2017 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre Our engines have been started and warmed up for a while now – all ready to take on RISE, a three-day conference that is poised to be a legendary networking extravagant happening in Hong Kong. Taking place in exactly 7 days’ time, Detrack will have the pleasure joining the world’s biggest companies and most exciting start-ups to exchange ideas, share stories, and [...]

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TR46 Last Mile Delivery – eCommerce Data Interchange

Standards Adoption Workshop: TR46 Last Mile Delivery – eCommerce Data Interchange Last week was an interesting week for Detrack as our Product Manager, Joshua, was invited to be one of the speakers at the Standards Adoption Workshop: TR46 Last Mile Delivery – eCommerce Data Interchange. Held at the Singapore Manufacturing Federation House, the workshop allowed local companies to better understand the importance of having a standard on eCommerce data interchange. Joshua rearing to go Today, eCommerce is proving to be a fast-growing industry in [...]

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Sheng Yi Xing Long – Here’s to a Flourishing Business

Wishing prosperity for the business, great wealth and a floor full of gold is always an excellent idea, but add that along with a boat-full amount of exquisite seafood for lunch, and all is auspicious indeed this lunar new year. Ready to feast Instead of eating at the office yesterday, the team took a quick drive down the well-known Home of Seafood to have a special lunar new year lunch! To say that the food was mouth-watering would be an understatement, as the popular [...]

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Terima Kasih, IRX Asia 2017

Checking out all the exciting sessions It’s only January, but Internet Retailing Expo (IRX), Indonesia 2017 is already a strong contender to be one of the highlights of the year for Detrack. The two-day convention was extremely well-organized, with the atmosphere in Pullman Jakarta Central Park’ Grand Ballroom having just the right balance; the venue was both buzzing with visitors yet spacious enough to comfortably stroll around to view and check out everything that was on display. IRX Asia left [...]

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What Delivery Software Suits a New Logistics Startup

Logistics might not be an easy arena to enter, but with the rise of e-commerce, there’s big money to be made. In 2016 itself, the global e-commerce sale is worth a whopping 22.1 trillion! If you belong to a logistics startup, you would know that being successful in the industry will likely require the help of technology to gain an edge over the incumbents. The race to be a successful startup in the logistics arena is on. But how can a [...]

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What is an Electronic Proof of Delivery (E-POD)?

An electronic proof of delivery (E-POD) is a digital format (usually PDF) of a traditional paper Delivery Order or Delivery Note. A delivery order or delivery note is required to facilitate a delivery and upon a successful delivery which consists of the handing over of goods from the driver to the end recipient, a signature or some endorsement is collected on the paper document as a proof of delivery. This proof of delivery is essential for subsequent billing of the customer [...]

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