Transport innovation company Linebooker has revolutionised trucking. Companies, producers and farmers have access to a fleet of more than 7000 vehicles – made up of Taut-liners, Refrigerated trucks, Flatbeds, Container trucks, Tippers, Bulk and other vehicles – from over 120 transport companies nationwide. The core principle is transparency – Customers use Linebooker to efficiently transmit load data to transporters who then submit their bids with only a few clicks using the platform. Linebooker handles execution and payment.
LEVEL 2 BBBEE
We provide a better delivery service by efficiently connecting customers with multiple pre-approved transporters, confirming availability and best price in less than 1 hour via bidding platform. The platform reduces the workload of Logistics Managers, their controllers as well as transporters.
We handle all the admin, payment and execution, from pick up to delivery, and we are a Level 2 BBBEE contributor. Achieve approximately 25% reduction in transport administration cost and 70% on telephone costs.
Linebooker started in February 2017 and received investment from Patrice Motsepe’s Africa Rainbow Capital (ARC) via GemCap in 2018. Patrice Motsepe is a South African billionaire businessman. He is the founder and executive chairman of African Rainbow Minerals, which has interests in gold, ferrous metals, base metals, and platinum.
This partnership was forged in addition to a simultaneous investment by Venturen (www.venturen.partners) who also plays an active strategic role via its board participation.