Locus has launched ShipFlex, a third-party delivery platform that provides businesses with the flexibility to fully outsource their deliveries to a wide range of delivery carriers. ShipFlex enables businesses to offer same-day and next-day delivery capabilities in new geographies.a
Locus ShipFlex automates entire carrier workflows for the optimal price and delivering end-to-end visibility of order-to-doorstep deliveries across in-house, contracted and outsourced fleets on a single dashboard. The platform also gives businesses access to Locus’ global carrier partners, such as FedEx, RPX Logistics, Loomis Express, Shadowfax, SPL, etc., helping them with their delivery orchestration in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
By deploying ShipFlex, businesses can reach customers on-demand with hyper-local delivery. Same-day or next-day delivery can be offered to customers in the local area. Visibility is ensured at every step for dispatch managers and customers alike. ShipFlex allows the automation of SMS and email alerts to notify dispatch teams and customers of SLA breaches in real-time.