Android Tablets, Androids and BlackBerries Automate Moving Company – Featured GoCanvas Subscriber

By Joe Gatto on April 10, 2011

Moving Company Uses Android TabletsThis week’s featured GoCanvas Subscriber is a mid-size moving and storage company with over three decades of experience offering high-quality moving, storage facilities and packing services for all facets of moving. Whether you require local moving services, long-distance, international, storage facilities, or even piano moving they are prepared to serve you well. With nearly 20 locations around the country, this award winning moving company has always taken pride in utilizing the latest technology to improve the way they run their business.

Their customer inventory system and estimation tools allow them to focus on personalized services and enable them to respond quickly to every customer inquiry whether it be online, by phone or via email. It is this leveraging of various technologies that help them perform almost 12,000 moves annually. The implementation of the GoCanvas service across a mix of Android Smartphones, Android Tablets, and Blackberry devices is the latest example of using technology to streamline processes, get data back accurately as it happens, and improve overall efficiencies.

This client is initially using GoCanvas to perform onsite inventory tracking of items, the condition of those items and to document any damage to customer items by incorporating image capture within their app. They are also carrying out regular vehicle inspections using their mobile devices to keep their fleet up and running and performing more efficiently. These are some initial ways that this progressive-minded company is using GoCanvas to effectively improve business processes; they have already identified many other paper-oriented tasks performed by field crews that will be quickly moving to mobile!