Transport innovation company Linebooker has revolutionised trucking.
Linebooker has seen significant growth and today has more than 165 customers, among them several large SA blue-chip companies and brands, mega farmers, mining businesses, and other businesses large and small. The company also has 255 transport companies on the platform, ranging from large to small, with a combined fleet of more than 11450 trucks – made up of Taut-liners, Refrigerated trucks, Flatbeds, Container trucks, Tippers, Bulk and other vehicles.
Customers use Linebooker to efficiently transmit load requests to their current transporters or to all transporters registered on the platform and customers see much better vehicle supply consistency, as they can communicate efficiently with current service providers or request trucks within 30 minutes out of the large supply base active on Linebooker. All truck details, progress and POD’s updated live on the platform. Linebooker handles, insurance, delivery execution and payment.
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We provide a better delivery service by efficiently connecting customers with multiple pre-approved transporters, confirming availability and best price in less than 30 minutes via allocation to your current transporters or to the Bidding platform. The platform reduces the workload of Logistics Managers, their controllers as well as transporters
We handle all insurance, admin, payment and execution, from pick up to delivery. Achieve approximately 30% reduction in transport administration cost. Get full visibility on all your transport movements, better vehicle supply consistency and transparent pricing.
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.