Bolt, European on-demand transport platform, announced on Tuesday that it is launching the Business Delivery service in all the cities in which it operates in Romania, Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca, Timisoara, which will connect the companies with the couriers, to place online delivery orders. and to ship the products to their customers, on the same day or even at the same time. The company also recently launched a new category in the Bolt, Delivery app, which allows users to send packages to their friends and families.
“We have launched Bolt Business Delivery to capitalize on our experience in operations and logistics, but also to use our technology and the extensive network of drivers we have in Romania, in a period when a lot of people are forced to stay home, “said Cristian Salceanu, operations manager at Bolt Romania.
The Business Delivery service can be used by any type of company, from supermarkets and bookstores to online stores, anyone who needs an immediate delivery service, which can cover multiple areas and deliver multiple orders. “Companies can upload batch deliveries from a CSV document, or manually enter them using a simple form. Orders can be picked up immediately or scheduled to be picked up within 48 hours,” the company said. When adding orders, companies will receive a price estimate.
Once they confirm the order for delivery, Bolt will send a courier to take the order, at the specified time. “The real-time tracking functions ensure that both the companies that supply the products and their customers can receive immediate updates on the status of the order. SMS notification, with the fact that the delivery is on the way, with the estimated time of arrival and with the contact details of the courier, as well as a link to track the delivery. real-time where the parcel is located, from the point of dispatch to the consignee “, say representatives Bolt.
During this period, contactless delivery is recommended for all Business Delivery orders, to reduce any risk. Companies can set an exact location in the application, where the courier can leave the package, in order not to be in direct contact with the recipient. Bolt, formerly known as Taxify, is the largest European on-demand transport platform. Founded by Markus Villig, Bolt was launched in 2013. It has investors such as Daimler, Didi Chuxing, Korelya Capital, but also Taavet Hinrikus, co-founder of TransferWise. Bolt has over 30 million registered users in over 35 countries worldwide.