PODFather, the route optimisation and electronic proof of delivery software specialist will be exhibiting at this year’s Food & Drink Expo, taking place from the 25th to the 27th April at the NEC, Birmingham.  PODFather has a well-established reputation within the food and drink industry with customers such as Braehead Foods, Bidfresh, Berry Bros. & Rudd, Destiny Foods and Classic Fine Foods featuring on its customer lists.  The system is proven to eradicate paper tickets, improve customer experience, and cut costs for companies operating a delivery fleet in this sector.  The cloud-based back-office system and easy to use driver app allows users to plan routes, collect vehicle checks, track drivers, issue customer notifications and capture electronic proof of delivery with one system.  The PODFather team will be exhibiting at stand L192.

“Traditionally food and drink operators would have had to deploy multiple systems to get an end-to-end solution that encompassed everything from route planning through to ePOD,” comments Colin McCreadie, Managing Director at PODFather.  “PODFather offers one simple solution to a very complex problem, and we have a proven track record of success in the food and drink industry.  I’d encourage anyone looking to improve planning process and customer experiences to stop by and see us at stand L192.”

PODFather’s cloud-based back-office system and easy to use driver app allows food and drink distributors to optimise route plans, capture vehicle check information, track drivers, issue customer ETA notifications, and collect electronic proof of delivery in real time.  The end-to-end solution is proven to reduce costs, cut admin time, eradicate the need for paper tickets and give operators real time visibility for exactly what is going on across their distribution operation.  Relied upon by over 30,000 users every day PODFather customers include a wide range of food and drink operators, across both food service and home delivery sectors. 

The Food & Drink Expo, which will run alongside the National Convenience Show, the Farm Shop and Deli show, and The Forecourt Show, is taking place from Monday 25th to Wednesday 27th April at the NEC, Birmingham.  Designed to bring together the grocery, specialist retail, wholesale, and foodservice sectors under one roof, there will be over 1,000 companies exhibiting, spanning every facet of the industry.  Click here to sign up and register for this year’s show. 

“The PODFather team is delighted to be exhibiting at what is going to be a busy, vibrant event,” adds McCreadie.  “We look forward to welcoming visitors to our stand and sharing out experiences from the food and drink sector with other companies looking to improve planning processes through the application of smart, easy to use technology.”

Jane Geary

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