Hours of valuable human productivity are wasted everyday scheduling and rescheduling dock appointments at warehouses.
This problem is especially acute for multi-warehouse chains, it’s an added burden for an already over-burdened shipping & receiving team!
Dock Optimizer is the best solution for Warehouse Operators to eliminate the back and forth with dispatchers as well as streamlining reschedules and cancelled appointments. We don’t require accounts for ANY of your dispatchers or drivers, they can get started right away on their smartphone, tablets or computers for free.
It’s easy for drivers and dispatchers to get their appointments into the system, and easy for your team to act on it.
Our customer-friendly dashboard makes it easy to check-in for appointments, change them, manually add drop-ins, and get data reports on appointments across your warehouses.
With a list of your facilities and their available hours, setup can begin. Whether it is one facility, or many with different schedules, Dock Optimizer has plans that can support your warehouse footprint needs.
With several pre-made templates, and flexibility to change based on your operations, we can help collect the right data for dock appointments to be successful.
Dock Optimizer provides a simple link that is accessible from any Internet connected device. We’ll also help to include this link in your branding and other communication.
After setup, Warehouse Shipping & Receiving teams are set up on the Dock Optimizer portal. The Administration portal provides most of the back-office functionality like viewing upcoming appointments, checking drivers in for appointments, and reviewing data on appointment attendance.
Starting at $199/month
Starting at $499/month
Starting at $999/month
Premium multi-warehouse support is an additional $99/month/warehouse.
This gives multi- warehouse operators a tool to monitor usage, schedule adherence between facilities, and set different rules based on facility types (for example cold storage vs dry).