uberization of freight

BlackBuck’s successful uberization of freight and trucking business in India

Ever since Uber reinvented taxi services by placing itself in between customers and private car owners, “uberization” has become a craze. Uber-like platforms have also taken the trucking business to the next level – Uberization of freight. Uberisation is being applied into many different sectors, from laundry to legal services. And it is getting significantly […]

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‘Uber for trucks’ Convoy’s value reaches $1B, after CapitalG invests $185M

Convoy, an on-demand Uber for trucks company that connects truckers and shippers, raised $185 million funding on 21st September 2018, led by Alphabet’s CapitalG. Growth of Convoy as Uber for trucks service provider Founded in 2015, Convoy is a Seattle based digital freight booking software. It was established by 2 former Amazon employees, Dan Lewis and […]

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On-Demand Logistics: 5 Major Digital Disruptions

Introduction Demand for automation, personalized workflows and streamlining complicated operation processes have strongly contributed to a shift in how businesses operate today and have created a tight relationship between consumers and businesses. In today’s world, where companies are entering into numerous on-demand verticals such as grocery, e-commerce, transportation, cleaning services, logistics etc. Before entering into […]

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