SaaS startups have become the darling of Venture Capital investors, especially in the Supply Chain Management industry. Over the past decade, software has proverbially “eaten the world” and SaaS companies have scaled to become unicorn corporations in staggering amounts of time.
In this article, we are examining 17 VC funded SaaS startups in the Supply Chain Management industry.
High volume package firms can use the inventory and operations software from ChannelApe.
DeepStream gives organizations the ability to manage all of their "Request For Anything" (RFP/RFI/RFQs, etc.) procedures in one location, enabling better and more transparent decision-making, automated processes, and lower transactional costs while assuring they select the best vendors. DeepStream is a multidisciplinary team of lifelong learners with experiences from a diverse variety of businesses, nations, and cultural backgrounds. It was founded in London, United Kingdom, in 2016. As a consequence, we bring new perspectives and open minds to a dated sector of the economy. We develop technology based on actual human behavior, challenging and overturning presumptions, rather than reproducing systems "because that's how it's generally done." DeepStream currently works with some of the top businesses worldwide across a variety of sectors and use cases, enabling them to empower their workforce globally to reach their full potential.
A supply chain SaaS firm focusing on the driver experience is driverDoc.
Craft beer producers may simplify inventory, manufacturing, sales, and accounting with the aid of Ekos, a reasonably priced business management program. Ekos offers software with capabilities and connectors to automate manual activities for makers of beer, wine, and cider. Greg Forehand and Josh McKinney founded Ekos in Charlotte, North Carolina, in 2014.
With its vast network of technologically advanced warehouses and fulfillment centers spread throughout India, Godamwale offers flexible, scalable, and affordable 3PL & fulfillment solutions. We take use of our cutting-edge platform and team of logistics specialists.
LevaData creates a supply management platform that aids in risk mitigation, cost containment, and quickening the creation of new products. The Cognitive Sourcing platform from LevaData uses artificial intelligence, corporate data, and market information to help enterprise sourcing teams discover opportunities and dangers. LevaData uses technologies designed specifically for speedy collaboration and prompt action to produce enhanced profits, reduce risk, drive new product velocity, and accomplish multi-tier supplier involvement.
Parcel Perform is the leading delivery experience platform. It enables modern e-commerce enterprises to create unique end-to-end customer journeys and optimize logistics operations with powerful data integrations, parcel tracking, delivery notifications, and logistics performance reports in real-time. Parcel Perform's scalable SaaS platform executes more than 100 million parcel updates daily and integrates with 900+ carriers. The data-first company is pioneering innovative ML / AI use cases in e-commerce logistics, including its 'Date of Arrival' prediction engine. Parcel Perform is the partner of choice for top brands, marketplaces, and carriers across all major verticals globally.
Pickrr is an on-demand first mile logistics company that is completely revolutionizing the way a consumer ships a product from one point to another. Now with Pickrr, a consumer can deliver any product to any location around the globe with few clicks. Our Pickrrs will take care of all the hassles of picking up the product, packing it and shipping it to any destination.
Portcast makes logistics profitable with accurate demand forecasts. Our proprietary data analytics engine is custom-designed for the logistics industry. The engine ingests combines historical data with real-world uncertainties, continuously identifies patterns in the supply chain that disrupt demand and applies comprehensive machine learning models to dramatically improve prediction results. Portcast is a route-based SaaS platform which provides the customers with both a web interface and an API for easy integration. In short, we turn market volatility into competitive advantage for logistics companies.
Roambee offers verifiably better supply chain visibility on demand, for on-time, in-full, in-condition delivery of shipments and assets anywhere in the world. 300+ enterprises are improving customer experience, service levels, product quality, cash cycles, business efficiencies, and sustainability with Roambee’s real-time insights & foresights. More than 50 of them are the top 100 global companies in the Pharma, Food, Electronics, Chemicals, Automotive, Packaging & Containers, and Logistics sectors. The company’s innovative AI-powered platform and end-to-end monitoring solutions deliver reliable, timely, and actionable “supply chain signals” that drive logistics automation. These curated supply chain signals are built on item-level, firsthand IoT sensor data and non-sensor inputs for high accuracy. This enables better multimodal ETAs, OTIF deliveries, 80%+ cold chain compliance, and more, including 4X+ ROI on supply chain assets such as bins, tanks, containers, work in process (WIP), and in-store/warehouse inventory by optimizing utilization and inventory levels. Gartner identifies Roambee as one of the 9 global supply chain technology companies in “2021 Gartner Tracking and Monitoring Business Process Context: Magic Quadrant for Real-Time Transposition Visibility Platforms.” Roambee is also behind the safe and timely distribution of temperature-sensitive vaccines for one of the largest global COVID-19 vaccine makers and food assistance for one of the largest humanitarian organizations in the world. Roambee is headquartered in the Silicon Valley, USA, and is globally operational with offices in Mexico, Brazil, UK, Switzerland, Germany, UAE, India, Singapore, Malaysia, and Indonesia.
The majority of small business owners would like to concentrate on their operations than have to deal about logistics and shipping. Unfortunately, moving things from A to B continues to be one of their major costs and sources of annoyance. One rationale is that big volume shippers have received priority in the shipping sector, leaving small enterprises with cumbersome procedures and unjust costs. Sendify was created by us to level the playing field and enable forward-thinking companies to ship more effectively. With the help of our digital platform, shippers of any size may access pre-negotiated deals with top carriers, modernizing their supply chains while saving 20% on each shipment on average. Sendify has you covered whether you need to send a pallet or a parcel around the neighborhood or around the world. Since our founding in 2016, we have assisted more than 15,000 small businesses worldwide in saving time and money on shipping so they can focus on expanding their operations. This establishes us as *the* shipping and logistics provider for expanding companies in Germany and Sweden.
A technology business called ShipBob processes e-commerce orders for brands who sell directly to consumers. With a network of fulfillment facilities spread out across the US, ShipBob offers end-to-end fulfillment and offers warehousing and package delivery in 1-2 business days. For online retailers, their software integrates order and inventory management, customer interaction, predictive analytics, and optimal delivery. Additionally, the software from ShipBob is completely compatible with a variety of e-commerce platforms, including eBay, Shopify, Amazon, Magento, and more. Founded in 2014 and headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, ShipBob was created by [Divey Gulati] and [Dhruv Saxena](http://www.crunchbase.com/person/dhruv-saxena).
A Boston-based software startup called Spoiler Alert assists perishable CPG brands in managing excess and sluggish inventory. Spoiler Alert, which only operates at the manufacturing plant or distribution center level, provides a best-in-class B2B sales platform that enables food and beverage brands to manage their liquidation processes across a private network of discount retailers and nonprofit channels - with a strong emphasis on maximizing value recovery, strengthening customer relationships, and improving the effectiveness of supply chain managers tasked with managing these typically manual sales processes. Spoiler Alert, a company founded by MIT graduates, collaborates with some of the biggest companies in the world, such as Campbell's, Danone, HelloFresh, KeHE Distributors, and Kraft Heinz, as well as a growing network of discount channels devoted to expanding access to inexpensive food.
Stargo, a privately held firm founded in 2010, seeks to change the freight forwarding and supply chain sectors by automating and improving routing and pricing in real-time in a matter of seconds. We provide dynamic optimized pricing and guaranteed payment (through a global banking network) using our Decision Support System (DSS), which has extensive artificial intelligence capabilities. This increases the effectiveness of the cargo shipping quote generation process and eliminates negative working capital on successful quotes. We employ our own big data, machine learning, and optimization algorithms running in the cloud to quickly adjust pricing from tens of thousands of international airlines. The only way to comprehend the time-consuming and labor-intensive traditional pricing procedures is through our artificial intelligence engine. Our goal is to see the freight forwarding, shipping, and logistics sectors undergo a digital transformation that will significantly increase their efficacy, profitability, dependability, and robustness.
TrusTrace journey began when four techie-friends, during a regular meet-up started discussing about the environmental impact of certain goods they used and how their purchasing decisions would change if such information was available. The discussion led to the idea of TrusTrace which enables Conscious Consumerism and Conscious Production. TrusTrace cloud based solution enables customers with varying levels of supply chain complexity and integration to Measure, Monitor and Communicate about various aspects of a product - quality, impact on environment, social impact.
Zencargo provides ocean, road, air, and rail freight services. It creates a platform that clients can use to plan, control, and track their international freight, and it use analytics to guide smart supply chain decisions that support clients' companies. Shippers and their counterparts may coordinate and manage their logistics with the help of Zencargo. It also provides services for tracking and freight insurance. On January 4, 2017, Alex Hersham, Jan Riethmeyer, and Richard Fattal joined together to form Zencargo. Its main office is in London, England.
For all of a construction company's supply chain management requirements, ZippMat is a one-stop shop. A full-stack SCaaS company called ZippMat controls a construction contractor's entire supply needs, from creating a thorough bill of materials to placing orders and receiving deliveries on the job site. By using its supplier network with technology-driven services that assist increase profitability and shorten execution delays, ZippMat streamlines the supply chain for businesses.