Tag - E-POD

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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POD App: What Is It & How Does It Work?

Like everything else in our lives right now, there’s probably an app out there to help us out. If you are in the logistics business or if your company needs to handle deliveries, then you would fully appreciate the value of a good POD (Proof of Delivery) app. POD apps are mobile apps that delivery drivers can directly download on their phones to capture proof of deliveries. Having a POD app is extremely helpful as drivers can capture recipient’s signature, [...]

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5 Things You Should Look For in a POD App

A POD (Proof of Delivery) app can be pivotal in automating the way you have been managing your last mile delivery.-If you have been suffering the frustration of having to deal with piles of paper delivery orders and handling pndless calls from customers demanding to know where their deliveries are, you need to consider adopting a POD app. Some benefits a POD App can bring you are: Getting rid of cumbersome paper-based delivery orders Being informed of delivery progress in real-time instead of [...]

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What is Proof of Delivery?

A proof of delivery functions very much like a receipt except that it is to prove that a delivery has been completed rather than a purchase has been made. A receipt is defined as a written acknowledgment of having received, or taken into one’s possession, a specified amount of money, goods, etc. They are universally known as the official document confirming a proof of purchase. For the logistics industry and companies with any delivery system, documents like the proof of delivery, [...]

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Issue 25 – Last Detrack App Release In 2015!

Hi there, Thank you for making 2015 a wonderful year for Detrack! It has been a very fruitful year as we won the support of businesses from more than 30 countries, bagged 2 prestigious awards, completed more than 1.9 million jobs, captured more than 6.5 million proofs and tracked more than 105 million vehicle locations. As this spectacular year comes to a close, we would like to greet you with our final app release for 2015. Here’s what’s NEW in the latest Detrack [...]

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Issue 27 – Important Changes & New Feature Releases

Hi there, There’s always something new happening in Detrack. Here’s what’s for April. Important Change In Your Notifications Sender Email Address Since the beginning, we’ve always allowed our users to customize the sender email address for their Detrack notifications. However, due to clamp down on phishing emails (What is phishing?), we find ourselves in a position where we either change the way we send notifications on behalf of our users, or risk getting blacklisted by major email servers around the world. In view of this, [...]

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