With globalization, came rapid advancement of technology. As such, technology has quickly permeated into every part of our daily lives. This means that technology has also disrupted many business industries worldwide, even in tiny cities like Singapore.
This means that if you are not leveraging on technology for your business operations, then what are you doing? You’re living in the 21st freaking century! Not the 19th! Stop living and acting like it was 10 years ago or 20 years ago. It is the technology and Internet age and will be so for the long foreseeable future. Technology has improved lives of people, and if you leverage it right, it will help your logistics too!
Here’s how tech can save your business from oblivion.
There are many businesses which actually rely on paper and pen for many things – including purchases e.t.c. Bad idea. If you only rely on that, you’ll never make it for the next 10 years. Your business is doomed. Start integrating tech into your business. For instance, invest in a good accounting software – there are many affordable ones with great capabilities and functions.
Likewise, when it comes to logistics and deliveries, either make use of technology such as mobile applications or smartphones to communicate with each other. If you can’t use that, your costs will remain sky high, your prices sky high, fewer customers buy from you and your profit margins lower too. You either need to integrate tech into your business right away or outsource it to a delivery company which is capable of using that. PCA Masters and other such top courier companies in Singapore are very good at utilizing tech for their business and that is also the reason why they are able to lower their costs and provide you (E-commerce or delivery businesses) great prices which you can then pass forward as savings to your customers and / or enjoy as profits. Isn’t that a wondrous idea? Always leverage what you have to your advantage – don’t look down on the new things. It’s change that’s constant – adapt to it or risk losing your business overnight.