Few words with TruckSuvidha “India’s 1st online portal for transport industry”
Today we are sharing am interview of a startup who can make your goods transfer quite easy and quick. So lets discuss with the team of TruckSuvidha about their venture and how its helpful for common man and transporters as well.
ST: Please share a brief idea about the venture.
TS: Today, we are living in a technology driven world, where online portals has changed the scenario and even vegetables can be brought online, but transportation a major sector is still untouched with this revolution. Transportation alone contributes around 7% to Indian GDP (2015) but is one of the highly unorganised sectors till date.
TruckSuvidha enters in the market with an aim to change this scenario. It is to bring transportation industry to the level it is in foreign countries, where driving a truck is a passion not as a last option to earn.
TruckSuvidha is an online portal that aims to connect all transportation related entities whether are transporters, truck drivers, fleet owners, truck operators, logistics, packers & movers and customers at one platform. It is to help them out for better and effective communication. The name TruckSuvidha is selected which is showing the core thinking behind it “We are here to Help”.
TruckSuvidha is loaded with all the features transportation industry requires and the traditional way it is being operated since ages. It includes free listing, online directory, load post, truck post, load board, truck board, distance calculator, web profile service, etc.
All the freight related operations which a transporter can think of can be fulfilled with TruckSuvidha. On our portal a user can register him/herself as transporter, packers & movers, or a customer. TruckSuvidha gives its user ease to choose city (source and destination), material type, number of trucks required or offering, date, quotation expected and many more. It does not act as a broker or a commission agent but let customer and transporter to connect with each other and lock the deal.
ST: Please share a brief about the team (founders and primary team).
TS: TruckSuvidha is an outcome of detailed study being carried by its founders, Mr. Amit Punaini, a well versed businessman from Jagadhri and Mr. Ishu Bansal, a Software engineer, settled with Infosys. Started with 10-15 team members, now have more than 30, directly working with the venture. All are from different backgrounds (MBAs, B.Tech, B.Com, BBA) working on different domain (HR, Accounts, Marketing, IT, Administration and Customer care) and try to serve customers to the best of industry.