KÜHNE + NAGEL

LOGISTICS STARTUPS

https://jonathanwichmann.com/my-lists/list-the-most-promising-start-ups-in-logistics/

KÜHNE + NAGEL

TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

Matternet

Matternet is a transportation system made up of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), landing stations and routing software. The system aims to transform the way we move goods locally, starting with the pharmaceutical delivery market in areas inaccessible by traditional infrastructure. 

KÜHNE + NAGEL

FREIGHT RATES

FreightHub

FreightHub revolutionizes international freight forwarding by digitizing processes, providing real-time insights and delivering transparency to it’s customers.

FreightHub is a full-service freight forwarder, offering global FCL, LCL and air transportation, driven by technology and supported by a team of experienced logistics specialists.

FreightHub

Keys info


focusing on the Asia – Europe Tradelane

only sea freight


FreightHub

Ferry Heilemann

Co-Founder & CEO

https://de.linkedin.com/in/ferry-heilemann-79906b64


Michael Wax

Co-Founder | CCO

https://de.linkedin.com/in/mikewax


Dr. Fabian Heilemann

Partner

https://de.linkedin.com/in/dr-fabian-heilemann-a355a9


Erik Muttersbach

Co-Founder | CTO

https://de.linkedin.com/in/erikmuttersbach

Freightos

A website – and a network of freight forwarders – that provides automated freight quotes and a contract management system for shippers.

Transporteca

A website giving shippers and consignees a much-needed tool to easily compare shipping and transportation prices from freight forwarders. The startup is Copenhagen-based and so far they focus only on moves from Asia to Denmark. But the service is rock-solid, and will hopefully include all locations soon.

iContainers

An end-to-end pricing tool and freight forwarding service offering best available prices for ocean and sea freight as well as international moves. With iContainers you can get a quote online instantly from multiple carriers.

Freight Filter

An easy-to-use service to help you find the best shipping options. It’s divided into three simple steps – get the price, book it, and ship.

Xeneta

A service that ads transparency to the shipping industry by enabling companies to benchmark their ocean freight rates. Useful for both importers, exporters and freight forwarders, e.g. for understanding the market and when negotiating prices.

Shippo

Shippo is “shipping made easy”. With the Shippo API and apps you can get discounted shipping rates and labels within minutes. Shippo is basically selling discounted labels when connecting shopping cart apps with carriers such as DHL, FedEx and UPS – making things easier and cheaper for those who want to ship.

ShipHawk

ShipHawk is a software solution that businesses can integrate into their shopping carts to provide buyers with the best option to ship any sized item, packed or unpacked. With ShipHawk, businesses and their customers access instant rate quotes for real items without having to figure out all of the details (traditional shipping solutions only provide estimates).

Veritread

Veritread is a heavy haul (transportation of oversized cargo) marketplace through which shippers can connect with and get bids from trusted (verified) carriers in this highly specialised field.

Logistitrade

An independent online platform where shippers can request quotes from a long list of freight forwarders. Once the quotes are in, shippers can compare, manage and book the shipments, ultimately helping them optimise their supply chain.

KÜHNE + NAGEL

CONTAINERS

Staxxon

Has developed a shipping container folding/nesting technology that removes the air from empty shipping containers so you can move 5 empty shipping containers in the same space as 1.

Holland Container Innovations

As Staxxon, also folding containers. But focused on the 40 foot containers instead of the 20 foot product market.

KÜHNE + NAGEL

CROWD SHIPPING

PiggyBee

A crowd shipping service. PiggyBee connects people who want to get or ship something with travelers.

Barnacle

A network of more than 5000 private drivers in all the major cities in the US. A driver will post his or her driving route and get notified of any delivery requests. According to Barnacle, senders can save up to 75% off commercial shipping and freight prices – and provide their treasured possessions with a safer ride.

Nimber

A crowd shipping service enabling you to either send or bring stuff locally. So far there’s more than 50.000 Nimbers and counting. Nimber – previously Easybring – is based in Norway and so far operates in Northern Europe, incl. the UK.

Zipments For You

A consumer-to-consumer service which is an expansion of Zipments’ retail-to-consumer platform. By connecting consumers to their 260 lifestyle couriers Zipments provides delivery from one person to another. For the ‘classic’ Zipments platform, see “Local Delivery”.

TrunkBird

A Danish crowd shipping service (previously Bringrs) connecting people who need to ship or send something with people who are on the move and are up for making an extra buck. Both local delivery and from one end of the country to the other. TrunkBird’s route map is particularly interesting as it’s taking all sorts of alternative routes and extra pick-ups into consideration.

UberCARGO

User’s first stab at a global logistics service – so far only available in Hong Kong. With UberCARGO, a van arrives wherever you want it to be in minutes. You can load your items in the back of the van yourself or request the driver’s assistance. Deliveries can be tracked in real-time through the app, the item’s location can be shared with the recipient and, if you want to, you can choose to ride along with your goods.

Roadie

Roadie is a neighbour-to-neighbour shipping network. Users create a ‘gig’, i.e. a shipment or delivery, which is then matched with another Roadie user headed in the right direction. Or as they say: “It’s like carpooling for cargo. Simple, safe and fun!”

KÜHNE + NAGEL

END-TO-END SHIPPING

Flexport

Flexport is an end-to-end freight forwarding solution in the form of an online dashboard. Here, you can request a freight quote, compare your options, book your shipment as well as track and manage your shipments. Flexport’s services include air freight, ocean freight, trucking, fulfillment, and cargo insurance. The startup has been backed by leading angel investors such as Google Ventures, Bloomberg BETA and First Round Capital.

Shipster

A logistics service network for local and long distance shipping. Take a picture of anything, a Shipster Agent picks up and takes care of everything else (including packaging, documentation and shipping through partners).

Shyp

A mobile app and service aiming to ease up the on-demand shipping experience. A ‘Shyp Hero’ comes to you, collects your items, then takes them away to be professionally packed and shipped to their destination.

ShipBob

“ShipBob is shipping made uber simple.” After you’ve scheduled a pickup a Ship Captain will pick up your item in less than 30 minutes. ShipBob will then – for a pickup and packaging fee of 5 USD – package and ship the item using the lowest cost option.

Schlep

Schlep is an on-demand moving service connecting users in need of moving assistance with a reliable, local “Schlepper.” Schlep maintains a network of movers serving the Chicago metropolitan area. A user simply requests a Schlep, submits some preliminary information (day, time, number and size of items, pick-up and drop-off destinations, etc.), and waits for the schlepper to arrive (with coffee, if desired). The cost of a Schlep generally ranges from $50 to $150.

Shipwise

Shipwise provides a web platform for small and medium companies seeking a way to book and manage all of their global freight shipments. This is done via an online dashboard with support from a team that manages the movement of goods from end-to-end. Shippers get the supply chain visibility and analytics to make better decisions.

KÜHNE + NAGEL

3PL

Shipwire

An enterprise logistics platform from which you can handle all your logistics needs in the cloud, incl. warehousing, processing, shipping and sales channels.

Cloud Fulfillment

Cloud Fulfilment is a UK-based storage outsourcing solution for smaller businesses. Cloud Fulfilment also handles order processing and delivery requirements.

KÜHNE + NAGEL

FLEET MANAGEMENT

Local Motion

A car fleet management system for companies making it easy to share vehicles and monitor the fleet after installation of an onboard module.

MuniRent

MuniRent brings the sharing economy to government by enabling heavy duty equipment sharing between public agencies, e.g. the sharing of excavators, street sweepers etc. between cities. MuniRent’s solution can be used for both internal sharing (within large cities) and regional sharing (between cities),

KÜHNE + NAGEL

LOCAL DELIVERY

Boxc

Boxc offers cheap 3-5 day international shipping to US buyers, and accept returns at a US address. Boxc achieves this by aggregating shipments, and choosing the optimal carrier for each leg of the journey.

Postmates

A crowd based local delivery app. Get your groceries delivered by a real person.

DoorDash

A local, on-demand FedEx in the SF Bay area, starting with restaurant food delivery, incl. areas where most restaurants didn’t deliver.

Zipments

An online market place (both desktop and mobile app) that connects business and personal delivery needs with local couriers to provide same day delivery. Zipments also have a consumer-to-consumer solution named Zipments For You (see “Crowd Shipping”).

Deliv

An on-demand US delivery service, much like Zipments and Postmates. Deliv connects retailers, shoppers and drivers and provides same-day delivery of customers’ online orders.

Sidecar Deliveries

Ride-sharing provider Sidecar has moved into local delivery. By combining people and packages, Sidecar offers companies same-day delivery at prices that are 80% cheaper than traditional services, and cuts delivery times in half. Sidecar says that by end 2015 same-day delivery will represent half of their business.

Rickshaw

A local delivery solution for businesses in San Francisco. Rickshaw relies on a flexible delivery fleet through which businesses get their ‘own’ branded couriers at an affordable price. Among other things, Rickshaw is used for delivery of laundry, gifts, meal subscriptions, and produce boxes.

Parcel

Hand-delivery of packages in New York for those who don’t have a doorman. Instead of shipping to their home address, users ship to Parcel who then delivers when they’re actually home (usually in the evening)

KÜHNE + NAGEL

STORAGE

Lockitron

A remote controlled lock and mobile app enabling users to store locally instead of using warehouses.

MakeSpace

An on-demand storage solution. MakeSpace provides pickup, urban storage, and on-demand retrieval.

Boxbee

Much like MakeSpace, BoxBee provides pickup, urban storage, and on-demand retrieval for homes and businesses through an easy web/mobile interface.

ShareMyStorage

On sharemystorage.com people are brought together to provide a common sense self-storage solution – using space such as the attic, garage, basement, or spare room in the back-office. On the website you can either find or add storage space.

Cubbyhole

An app-based service that lets users rent their storage space out to strangers. Renters specify how much space they need and for how long, and snap a photo of the goods they need to store. The request then goes out to registered hosts. Prices start at $15, renters pay via credit card directly through the app, and hosts collect 70 percent.

Keycafe

Store your keys securely at the local cafe and exchange them remotely with your home-rental guests via the app. Keycafe is not classic ‘storage’ but about managing access to your home remotely.

Roost

A soon-to-be platform enabling you to either store your stuff with a friendly neighbour or list your own empty space and make some money. Roost is “like Airbnb, without the random sex parties’s”.

Swapbox

Shop online and ship your packages to a Swapbox located nearby. It’s a modern, always-open postoffice. You get notified via email and/or text message when your packages arrive.

KÜHNE + NAGEL

TRUCKING

Cargomatic

A platform that provides shippers with instant access and real-time visibility to trucks around them via mobile app and cloud-based software

TruckTrack

A cloud app for trucking business management, giving instant insight into business KPIs, fleet and human resources. The app also provides you business optimization recommendations.

KeepTruckin

A mobile app for drivers to track their driving logs. And for dispatchers to manage their drivers.

Youtruckme.com

A social network dedicated to truck drivers. On the platform they can do everything from locating their colleagues on the road, plan their trips, and sell, buy and find loads.

Keychain Logistics

An application that performs instant matchmaking between shippers and carriers – and also takes care of payment process and guarantee

uShip

An online international shipping marketplace where transporters compete for your shipments. You can ship anything – standard shipments, household goods, vehicles etc. According to uShip, their model means savings of up to 80% on national and international transport. Transporters also benefit by getting more business. And it’s a more sustainable solution too as it helps fill empty trucks.

Transfix

Transfix is an app for interstate truck drivers, allowing them to plan their trip, manage their loads, and get paid. The platform acts as a freight marketplace matching truckers with shippers.

Got Freight

A mobile app that enables customers and carriers to submit and track deliveries in real time. With the app you can see your truck delivery from pickup to drop off. Also, you can leave carrier feedback.

Truckin

A platform that connects freight forwarders with local carriers to improve freight forwards local network and flexibility while providing local carriers with additional volume.

KÜHNE + NAGEL

MOVING

Ghostruck

Ghostruck is a mobile app that matches you with a Ghostruck-approved mover. You can move almost anything, only using your smart phone. Take a photo of your stuff, describe what you need, and Ghostruck will find a driver – a professional mover – going your way.

Bellhops

Bellhops is a moving company made up of 8,000+ students in 121 US cities. In other words: Instead of hiring an expensive, inflexible moving company, you book on-demand through Bellhops and a number of local (affordable) students will come help you.

Create a presentation like this one
Share it on social medias
Share it on your own
Share it on social medias
Share it on your own

How to export your presentation

Please use Google Chrome to obtain the best export results.


How to export your presentation

New presentation

by arnaudhoules

5 views

Public - 9/9/16, 8:12 AM