LetsTransport, a leading tech-logistics solution provider today announced the completion of acqui-hiring Pixlcoders, a Bengaluru-based web and mobile app development company. LetsTransport has on-boarded the team of the Pixlcoders with an aim to strengthen the supply chain, boosting technology and enhancing its applications.
With this acqui-hire decision, LetsTransport aims to further build on disruptive technology for logistics and expand its presence in India. Pixlcoders, a team of 10 tech-enthusiasts along with its senior management will also help the brand in customised solutions such as user research, market validation, enriched UX and branding. Founded in 2016 by Suresh P and Punam Garu, this startup offers affordable customised software, digital products, e-commerce shops, and mobile applications across industries. They have helped develop websites, mobile apps and software for clients in India, US, UK, and UAE.
Commenting on the acquisition, Pushkar Singh, CEO of LetsTransport, said “We are re-shaping the last-mile delivery for businesses in India, and mobile solutions are key to building the network and scale-up effectively. We welcome the team of PixlCoders on our rocketship, as we look to build momentum in 2020.”
Commenting on the same, Sudarshan Ravi, Founder and CPO of LetsTransport, said, “I believe technology is having a great impact in logistics, making it an improved, automated, efficient and transparent process. Pixlcoders are an extremely talented and high-performance team and it feels great to add disrupting minds of technophiles to our growing team. With a disruptive tech focus in the logistics space, we, at LetsTransport aim at improving the efficiencies of logistics. We are quite excited to have a values-aligned team joining hands with us.”
Technology has played a significant role in boosting the logistics sector, making it more organised and predictable. This acqui-hiring will also boost the innovation in LetsTransport’s existing technology, moving the company a step closer to engaging 1,00,000+ truckers by next year. This will further enable enterprises to reach their consumers faster.
Suresh Pattu, Co-founder and CEO of Pixlcoders, highlighted further, “LetsTransport is doing great work in ensuring on-time delivery for brands in India. We are glad to collaborate with them and look forward to helping the brand expand in new geographies with enhanced applications and technology. Emerging technologies in logistics are pushing the boundaries and evolving the mechanism of the industry. We are excited to work with this renowned brand.”
LetsTransport, one of the market leaders in the tech-logistics sector offers an intra-state aggregation of light commercial vehicles for industry sectors like organized retail, FMCG and e-commerce, distribution and 3PL companies. This last-mile delivery service has been coupled with customized logistics solutions for enterprises along with other value-added services such as audited and GPS-enabled vehicles, point-to-point billing, status updates, 24×7 service at economical pricing. In fact, LetsTransport are the first movers to identify and empathize with the underserved urban trucker community and thereby making them a part of the mainstream economy.
LetsTransport was founded in 2015 by IIT-Kharagpur alumni Pushkar Singh, Sudarshan Ravi, and Ankit Parasher. It is a series-B funded, last-mile tech-logistics solution provider for intra-city deliveries based in Bangalore. It offers reliable, affordable, and professional services, structured to serve enterprises.
LetsTransport aggregates light commercial vehicles for urban logistics and have onboarded 55,000+ truckers on its platform across 14 cities. LetsTransport works across industry sectors like organized retail, FMCG and e-commerce, distribution and 3PL companies. Some of its clients include Amazon, Flipkart, Bisleri, Vishal Mega Mart, Future Supply Chain, Coca-Cola, Delhivery, and Udaan.
The company offers customized logistics solutions for clients, along with other value-added services such as screened drivers, audited and GPS-enabled vehicles, point-to-point billing, status updates, 24×7 service, and greater efficiency, all at transparent and economical pricing.
LetsTransport, as a brand, is known as one of the market leaders in the enterprise segment, and first movers to identify and empathize with the underserved urban trucker community, playing a huge role in making them a part of the mainstream economy. This series-B funded tech-logistics company aims to disrupt the primitive $35bn+ urban-logistics industry by leveraging technology and help enterprises to reach consumers faster.
With a growth of over 10% month on month LetsTransport is India’s largest enterprise urban-logistics provider in India, with 55,000+ Light Commercial Vehicles on its platform.
LetsTransport has raised US$20 million funding till date from leading investors like Fosun RZ Capital, Bertelsmann India Investments, Mitsubishi Corporation and others.
LetsTransport is investing in geographical and technological expansion and integrating technology to add more clients and for scaling up the company’s operations.