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Transparent Last-Mile Delivery
April 2017
Press Coverage

"Courier service Dropoff recently expanded into Phoenix with its proprietary technology platform for last-mile, same-day delivery for businesses large and small. Among the features its technology enables are real-time tracking and confirmation of order status with easy Web and mobile ordering, along with signature verification once the delivery is completed, and transparency as to price even before the order is placed."

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This Austin-Based Startup is Gunning to be the Next FedEx Killer Instead of Uber
March 25, 2017
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"When Uber unveiled its same-day delivery service, UberRush, it was supposed to be the FedEx killer, dominating local business deliveries and changing how businesses move goods around a city. Two years later, UberRush is still only in the three cities it initially launched in, while a new name has been quietly growing around the rest of the country. Dropoff, an Austin-based startup, has expanded into five different states and 12 cities in the last two years, CEO Sean Spector told Business Insider."

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New Survey Claims US Online Shoppers Losing Trust with Crowdsourced Delivery Services
March 22, 2017
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"In a statement sent to Post&Parcel yesterday (21 March), Dropoff said: “70% of those surveyed have had their deliveries arrive late and 42% have experienced a damaged delivery. Most notable 72%, up from 52% in 2016, want a more professional delivery person. Also, a majority of respondents said if a retailer’s delivery person was unprofessional they would not shop with that merchant again.”

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Survey Shows That 37% of U.S. Consumers Don't Trust Crowdsourced, Peer-to-Peer Delivery Services
March 21, 2017
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"Retailers have increasingly looked to the sharing economy for the promise of speed to meet customer expectations and solve their last-mile delivery challenges. That need for speed has meant many retailers are sacrificing reliability and professionalism. New data from a national survey by delivery industry leader, Dropoff, shows that 37% of consumers have lost trust in peer-to-peer delivery services and are not getting the service they deserve with current couriers and delivery services."

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Main Street Minute
March 2, 2017
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"A Texas-based startup company is expanding its business to the Valley. Dropoff Inc. partners with small and large businesses, using independent contractors, to deliver items. According to the Phoenix Business Journal, the courier service has delivered for more than 1,500 clients since its launch nearly three years ago. The offices are near 46th and Washington streets in Phoenix."

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Dropoff Expands Same-Day Delivery Network
March 2, 2017
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"Dropoff Inc. has expanded its delivery area into Colorado and Arizona, continuing to move toward its goal of building a nationwide network, the company said Monday. The company offers business clients a delivery service with last-mile logistics features such as web and mobile ordering, flexible delivery options, transparent pricing, real-time tracking and confirmation, up-to-the-minute ETAs, delivery agent ratings, and an application programming interface (API) that allows automated data sharing, Dropoff says."

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Dropoff Launches in Colorado
March 2, 2017
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"Austin-based delivery-on-demand startup Dropoff launched in Denver this week. The service handles last mile same-day delivery for brands like Neiman Marcus and Airbnb, also offering a courier-style service for small businesses. The company’s presence in Denver spans from Arvada to Centennial, covering the entire metro area."

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Dropoff Expands to Denver and Phoenix
March 2, 2017
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"Dropoff, a startup providing on-demand, same-day delivery for businesses, announced on Monday the expansion of its services to Denver and Phoenix. This news follows their 2016 growth strategy which included additional markets in Florida, Texas and California. Their clients include Whole Foods, Zazzle, Neiman Marcus, AirB&B and JW Marriot."

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Tech-based same-day courier service expands to Denver
March 1, 2017
Press Coverage

"An Austin, Texas-based tech startup that is working to solve the on-demand, same-day delivery logistics problem for businesses has expanded its service into Denver and Phoenix. Dropoff Inc. works with business from small local bakeries to large retailers to deliver items using independent contractors/agents."

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Austin Tech-Focused Courier Service for Businesses Expands into Denver, Phoenix
March 2, 2017
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"An Austin-based tech startup that is working to solve on-demand, same-day delivery problems for businesses has expanded into Phoenix and Denver. Dropoff Inc. partners with businesses from small local bakeries to large retailers to deliver items using independent contractors/agents."

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Tech-Based Same-Day Courier Service Expands to Denver
March 1, 2017
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"An Austin, Texas-based tech startup that is working to solve the on-demand, same-day delivery logistics problem for businesses has expanded its service into Denver and Phoenix. Dropoff Inc. works with business from small local bakeries to large retailers to deliver items using independent contractors/agents."

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Tech-focused Courier Service for Businesses Launches in Phoenix, Hiring Delivery Drivers
March 1, 2017
Press Coverage

"An Austin-based tech startup that is working to solve the on-demand, same-day delivery logistics problem for businesses has expanded its service into Phoenix. Dropoff Inc. partners with business from small local bakeries to large retailers to deliver items using independent contractors/agents."

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Dropoff Expands Same-Day Delivery to Colorado and Arizona
February 27, 2017
Press Release

"Today, Dropoff announced its latest expansion into two new states, with operations in Denver, Colorado and Phoenix, Arizona. This announcement follows the company’s successful growth in 2016, with new service in Florida, Texas and California, and brings its proprietary logistics technology and highly-rated service to even more local and national businesses."

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Dropoff Launches Mobile App to Place and Track Same-Day Delivery Orders
January 30, 2017
Press Release

"Dropoff, the company reinventing on-demand, same-day delivery for business, today announced the launch of its first mobile app that allows clients to place and track courier and same-day delivery orders. The app is immediately available to download in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store."

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12 new Austin Chamber board members come from worlds of finance, tech, education & more
January 9Morgan Stanley, 2017
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"A senior Morgan Stanely executive, a well-known tech and transportation entrepreneur, a Dell senior vice president and the boss of a commercial janitorial company are among the new directors at the Austin Chamber of Commerce for 2017."

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With Gifts En Route, Study Shows How Delivery Impacts Consumers’ Brand Experience During Season
December 3, 2016
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"Dropoff’s study revealed that 89% of consumers say they are concerned about their holiday gifts arriving on time and 83% are concerned about their holiday gifts arriving damaged. While these may sound like concerns about delivery companies, in fact, the study uncovered that customers reward and blame brands for the respective successes and failures of holiday deliveries. Specifically, when delivery goes smoothly, 96% say it reflects well on the brand/retailer. And when delivery goes poorly, 94% blame the retailer, while as few as 42% blame the delivery provider."

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Here are 17 Austin Tech Companies to Watch in 2017
December 22, 2016
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"Dropoff, a company that provides medical deliveries among other things, continued its expansion into new markets in 2016. And it appears ready to make more moves in 2017. The company, led by Sean Spector, has raised more than $7 million in capital from investors, including New York-based Greycroft Partners and Austin-based Austin Ventures and Silverton Partners. They've found efficiencies traditional currier services haven't."

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Why Shipment Visibility is Critical for Retailers, Carriers and Customers
December 13, 2016
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"However, poor delivery is not limited to damaged goods - many consumers now consider on-time to delivery  to be just as important, and are willing to pay a premium to ensure it. Dropoff estimates 89% of consumers are concerned about receiving a product late, while 83% are concerned about damaged products."

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National Survey from Dropoff Reveals How Delivery Impacts Consumers’ Brand Experience During Pivotal Holiday Season
DECEMBER 8, 2016
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"New data released today from Dropoff, the same-day delivery leader, shows the holiday season is a particularly pivotal time for brands to win or lose customer loyalty based on delivery experiences. According to analyst firm eMarketer, online holiday sales are expected to reach $95 billion as Americans purchase holiday gifts, ranging from retail items to food and grocery and floral, that require delivery. To get millions of purchases to customers, brands rely on delivery service providers and logistics to ensure the right product reaches the right customer in the right condition and on-time."

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Millennials Set Shipping and Delivery Bar High
November 9, 2016
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"A new study from courier and same-day delivery provider Dropoff, in partnership with market research firm Kickstand, reflected the desire for faster delivery. It found that 56% of millennials expect same-day delivery, compared to 32% of non-millennials. A higher number – 64% – said they were more likely to make a purchase if there was a same-day option, compared to 40% of non-millennials."

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Dropoff Special Delivery Takes Miami Shops by Surprise
NOVEMBER 4, 2016
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"Miami, its time we get the same-day delivery delivered to us! Dropoff, the company reinvented on-demand delivery for businesses and has announced two new cities; Miami and Fort Lauderdale. The move brings its proprietary logistics technology and highly-rated service to Florida. Local and national businesses that call South Florida home will now be able to better serve their customers with on-demand, same-day delivery from Dropoff!"

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Dropoff Expands Same-Day Delivery To Orlando and Tampa
September 26, 2016
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"This announcement follows the company’s expansion and rapid success in Miami and Fort Lauderdale in August, and brings its proprietary logistics technology and highly-rated service to more local and national businesses that call Florida home. Our continued expansion in Florida is a great move for our business and for our clients,” said Sean Spector, CEO of Dropoff."

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Austin Vibes at Obama’s SXSL | An App to Track Your Party Pals | Is Your Lunch Delivery Safe?
September 26, 2016
Press Coverage

"Dropoff, the Austin-based B2B courier service, has continued its expansion in Florida by adding service in Orlando and Tampa. You might recall they launched in Miami and Fort Lauderdale in August." 

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Courier Tech Company Moves Into Tampa Market
September 26, 2016
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"An innovative courier service is dropping into the Tampa market. Dropoff, a company that has turned the on-demand same-day delivery service industry on its head, is now offering its services in the Tampa Bay region. The company, which got its start three years ago, has experienced steady growth, with operations located in major cities throughout the U.S."

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Dropoff Expands Same-Day Delivery to Orlando and Tampa
September 21, 2016
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"On Wednesday, same-day Business Delivery service, Dropoff, announced its latest market expansion with operations in Orlando and Tampa. This announcement follows the company’s expansion in Miami and Fort Lauderdale in August, and brings its proprietary logistics technology to more local and national businesses that call Florida home."

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Dropoff Expands Same-Day Delivery to Orlando and Tampa
September 21, 2016
Press Release

"Today, Dropoff, the company reinventing on-demand, same-day delivery for businesses, announced its latest market expansion with operations in Orlando and Tampa. This announcement follows the company’s expansion and rapid success in Miami and Fort Lauderdale in August, and brings its proprietary logistics technology and highly-rated service to more local and national businesses that call Florida home."

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Top 7 Fastest-Growing Startups in Austin
September 13, 2016
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"Traditional delivery services can get packages to their destinations fast, but few offer services as fast as Dropoff does. This startup specializes in same-day delivery and has been delivering packages to businesses and individual customers in Austin, Houston, San Antonio and Dallas successfully since 2014. Dropoff services are now available in Los Angeles, California, and the South Florida area, including Fort Lauderdale and Miami."

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Consumer Expectation for Convenience Redefines Healthcare
September 9, 2016
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"A recent survey conducted by Dropoff, a leader in same-day delivery for business, demonstrated this point- customers are more likely to buy from businesses that provide expedited delivery. This desire for speed isn’t exclusive to e-commerce; it’s true across a variety of industries including healthcare."

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Consumer Expectation for Convenience Redefines Healthcare
September 8, 2016
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"It’s the era of consumer convenience, and businesses are working to engage customers with everything from better service to competitive pricing to faster shipping. Delivery is one of the largest areas of disconnect between businesses and their customers. This is because customers increasingly expect products and services to be delivered faster, but increasing delivery speed is hard for businesses to manage and scale."

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Dropoff Brings Same-Day Delivery to Florida
September 7, 2016
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"Dropoff, a company which facilitates on-demand, same-day delivery for businesses, announced its latest expansion with two new cities, Miami and Fort Lauderdale. The move brings its proprietary logistics technology and highly-rated service to Florida for the first time. Local and national businesses that call southern Florida home will now be able to better serve their customers with on-demand, same-day delivery from Dropoff."

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Need Groceries, Wine or Business Delivery? New Services Have Launched in South Florida
September 3, 2016
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"Dropoff, a same-day delivery service, also launched Aug. 23 in South Florida — but this one is aimed at businesses. Dropoff helps companies in the tricounty area make deliveries to their customers or meet their supply needs on a daily basis. It also offers Florida intracity delivery, such as from Miami to Orlando."

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Meet the Uber of the Package Delivery Service
August 26, 2016
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"Uber uses technology to disrupt the taxi business and Airbnb is using it to disrupt the hotel field. Now, Austin-based Dropoff has arrived in Miami and Fort Lauderdale with technology to disrupt the delivery business."

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Tech Roundup: Dropoff Takes Off, uShip's New HQ, and More
August 25, 2016
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"Founded in 2013, Dropoff, the on-demand courier service for businesses, announced this week its expansion into Miami and Fort Lauderdale. The launch in the Florida cities occurred one month after Dropoff moved into its first California market in Los Angeles."

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Next-Level Couriers: Dropoff Is Expanding Into Big Cities
August 24, 2016
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"Courier services have virtually always been a staple of cities and downtown business districts. But the process of getting things from Business A to Business B has hardly evolved -- it's still an industry run almost entirely through bicycles, motorcycles, cars and vans."

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Austin-Based Startup Dropoff Debuts in South Florida
August 23, 2016
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"The company provides same-day courier services for businesses using proprietary logistics technology. With Miami and Fort Lauderdale added to its map, Dropoff is now available in seven U.S. cities."

 

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Austin's Dropoff Expands Tech-Based Courier Service to Florida
August 23, 2016
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"The Austin company is making the move just one month after opening in Los Angeles— its first move outside Texas. The on-demand service is now available in the three most populous states, according to a Dropoff announcement."

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Dropoff Brings Same-Day Delivery to Florida
August 23, 2016
Press Release

“Our goal is to be the first national same-day delivery provider for businesses, and Florida was a logical next step in the expansion of our technology platform and 5 star-rated service. Now, Dropoff is available in all three of the most populous states in the U.S., allowing us to better serve our national and regional clients.”

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Dropoff Introduces Intelligent Dispatch™ to Scale Same-Day Delivery Logistics
August 3, 2016
Press Coverage

"In this age of consumer convenience, everyone is racing to provide same-day delivery to customers. Google and Amazon are testing the waters, but same-day delivery is still inaccessible to most businesses. Dropoff, a leader in same-day delivery for businesses, announced an update to its back-end infrastructure that changes the way it manages its rapidly growing fleet of same-day delivery couriers."

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Tour of Texas: CognitiveScale, Cariloop, Pageboy, CS Disco, Dropoff
August 3, 2016
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"Most delivery startups have focused on bringing us lunch or fetching our dry cleaning. Dropoff wants to leverage software and GPS to digitize business-to-business courier services. Two years after launching in Austin, the startup has expanded service to Los Angeles."

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Dropoff Brings Same-Day Delivery to Los Angeles
July 28, 2016
Press Coverage

"Austin-based same-day delivery service Dropoff is expanding to LA. Founded in 2014, the company has quickly established itself as the leader in on-demand, same-day delivery service, offering a platform designed for companies in a pinch."

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Courier Service Dropoff Expands to Los Angeles
July 26, 2016
Press Coverage

"Dropoff Inc., the on-demand courier service for businesses, is expanding to Los Angeles, a year after loading up its coffers with capital to support the move."

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Austin Delivery Startup Dropoff Expands Beyond Texas to LA
July 26, 2016
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"Dropoff founder and CEO Sean Spector makes it a point to emphasize that the Austin, TX-based startup is a delivery service for businesses. 'We are an extension of these businesses and their brands,' he says."

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Dropoff Same-Day Delivery Launches in Los Angeles
July 26, 2016
Press Coverage

"Running a business in Los Angeles has become a challenge for both owners and employees alike. However, companies looking to ease their workload can now turn to Dropoff, a same-day delivery service for businesses, who announced its expansion to Los Angeles."

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Making Moves
July 26, 2016
Press Coverage

"Austin-based Dropoff is expanding to Los Angeles -- The City of Angels, dude -- their first city outside of Texas. Seeing that Favor got in front of their skis a little bit with their quick market growth, we'll have to see how Dropoff manages their expansion in the coming months."

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Dropoff Brings Same Day, On-Demand Delivery Services To LA
July 26, 2016
Press Coverage

"Dropoff, an on-demand, same day delivery startup, said today that it has launched its services in Los Angeles, as the first expansion of the startup into California. The startup, based in Austin, Texas, says it is targeting its on-demand delivery service at businesses, particularly those in the film and television, health care, professional services, food and grocery, and retail area."

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Austin Courier Expands to West Coast
July 26, 2016
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"Dropoff Inc., the on-demand courier service for businesses, is expanding to Los Angeles, a year after loading up its coffers with capital to support the move."

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Dropoff Brings Same-Day Delivery to Los Angeles Businesses
July 26, 2016
Press Release

"Dropoff, the company reinventing on-demand, same-day delivery for businesses, announced today its expansion to Los Angeles. The move brings its proprietary logistics technology and highly-rated service to California for the first time. Businesses across all of Los Angeles' top industries, including film and television, health care, professional services, food and grocery, and retail can now better serve their customers with on-demand, same-day delivery from Dropoff."

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Dropoff Introduces Intelligent Dispatch to Scale Same-Day Delivery Logistics
July 13, 2016
Press Coverage

"Intelligent Dispatch is a fast and scalable dispatch system that will operate 24/7/365 to automatically and consistently respond to delivery requests within seconds. The technology features artificial intelligence-like decision-making capabilities that take into account real-time traffic conditions, geospatial information, order timeliness, and current agent capacity."

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Dropoff Introduces Intelligent Dispatch To Scale Same-Day Delivery Logistics
July 7, 2016
Press Release

"Dropoff, a leader in same-day delivery for businesses, today announced an update to its back-end infrastructure that changes the way it manages its rapidly growing fleet of same-day delivery couriers. The technology, Intelligent Dispatch™, marks a huge step forward in managing the complexity of real-time, same-day delivery requests, 24/7, across a variety of industry needs."

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6 Great Books for Entrepreneurs, According to Austin's Tech Leaders
June 29, 2016
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"Technology is an industry of constant change. To survive in a field that invents, pivots and adopts at lightning speeds is difficult, and as such, the importance of continual learning is paramount. Reading is a quick and accessible way to knowledge, and a powerful book has the ability to challenge and inform the way we think." 

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The Rise of the Revenue-Generating CIO
June 22, 2016
Press Coverage

"The days when a CIO focused strictly on keeping technology systems working and up to date are over. As technology continues to evolve at a rapid pace, CIOs can often spend less time making sure systems work and more time focusing on IT strategies that benefit the entire company." 

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Consumers Abandoning Shopping Carts Due to Slow Delivery Times
June 6, 2016
Press Coverage

 "Dropoff found in a recent national study of consumers’ expectations that 60% of them reported passing on a purchase from a retailer due to slow delivery times."

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Slow Delivery Times Drive Online Shopping Cart Abandonment
May 23, 2016
Press Coverage

"Consumers today can get their hands on a product faster than ever before. So it might not come as a surprise that six in 10 (60 percent) of them reported that they decided to abandon their virtual shopping cart when told that delivery will take longer than they anticipated, a new study from delivery service provider Dropoff revealed."

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10 Tremendous Digital Marketing Statistics from this Week
May 20, 2016
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"60% of customers abandon baskets due to slow delivery. A survey by Dropoff has discovered that customers are abandoning online baskets because their expectations for delivery are not being met. 40% of consumers said delivery is a very important factor in determining whether or not they make a purchase."

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Survey: Lack of Speed Kills Consumer Expectations
May 18, 2016
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"How fast a retailer offers delivery of online purchases plays a big role in sales conversion and loyalty. According to a new survey of 650 U.S. consumers from same-day delivery provider Dropoff, 60% of respondents reported they have decided not to purchase from a retailer due to slow delivery speed"

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Slow Delivery Speed Causes Shopping Cart Abandonment?
May 17, 2016
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"The data from same-day delivery provider Dropoff found that the median expectation for retail delivery is 2 days, and 60 percent of consumers have decided not to purchase from a retailer due to slow delivery speed. What’s more, 40 percent of respondents said they would prefer same-day delivery, although just 1 percent expects to receive items this fast."

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New Study Shows Consumers Abandoning Shopping Carts Due to Slow Delivery Times
MAY 16, 2016
Press Release

"Today, Dropoff, a leader in same-day delivery, announced the results from their national survey on consumers’ expectations when it comes to delivery speed. Among the most important findings is that 60% of consumers reported they have decided not to purchase from a retailer due to slow delivery speed."

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Obama gig a boost for Austin courier startup Dropoff
March 17, 2016
Press Coverage

"If you're a courier startup, it's the call you hope for: Michelle Obama wants barbecue. Can you get it to her? Austin-based Dropoff made it happen Wednesday, delivering bags of brisket from Micklethwait Craft Meats in East Austin to the First Lady's plane on the tarmac at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport."

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SXSW Interactive in 7 Photos
March 17, 2016
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"With world leaders in town and hundreds of journalists, SXSW is one of the best places to make a big splash with a product launch or promotional opportunity. Austin-based Dropoff shows in the photo below how it delivered BBQ right to Michelle Obama's private jet."

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Making Moves
March 17, 2016
Press Coverage

"When you're the First Lady, things come to you. And when you're a Austin-based on-demand startup, you bring things to the people, especially those who go by acronyms like POTUS and FLOTUS. When First Lady Michelle Obama came to town, Dropoff was able to be the star of the delivery show by bringing BBQ to her (and her crew) on the tarmac by her private jet."

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Here are All the 'Uber for X' Startups in Austin
February 26, 2016
Press Coverage

"Dropoff provides same day delivery services for businesses of all types, and they have specialty drivers that are HIPAA certified for medical deliveries." 

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The 50 Austin Startups to Watch in 2016
January 26, 2016
Press Coverage

"Austin-based Dropoff has been sprinting ever since they launched in November 2014. The company has raised over $8 million to date from notable investors like Austin Ventures, Silverton Partners and Mucker Capital. The company's same-day delivery order management system and independent delivery agents allow businesses to meet on-demand expectations without building delivery infrastructure from the ground up."

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Dropoff Celebrates One-Year Anniversary
November 16, 2015
Press Release

"We've made tremendous progress in our first year and are ahead of our initial growth plan," stated Sean Spector, CEO and co-founder of Dropoff. "This is great evidence that Dropoff's service is exceeding the demands of the business market."

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Making Moves
November 16, 2015
Press Coverage

"... it's great to see Dropoff succeeding in the increasingly-crowded on-demand delivery space."

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Don't Mess With Texas- 10 Companies Making Austin a Tech Hub
October 29, 2015
Press Coverage

“Dropoff aims to become the national brand for same-day, offering the best experience possible, built on a proprietary technology platform and with a deep focus on realiability, convenience and service.”

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Dropoff Wants to be the FedEx of Same-Day Deliveries
September 16, 2015
Press Coverage

"It's pretty easy to hear the optimism in Sean Spector's voice when he talks about the future of Dropoff, a same-day, business-to-business software platform and delivery service." 

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Dropoff's Same-Day Delivery Service Expands Into Dallas and San Antonio
September 16, 2015
Press Release

"This expansion, along with the existing markets of Austin and Houston, brings the total number of Dropoff locations to four, and allows the company to cover the largest cities in Texas." 

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4 Austin CTOs You Should Know
September 3, 2015
Press Coverage

"Austin-based Dropoff has been sprinting ever since they launched in November 2014. ... Christian Carollo is one of the founder's of Dropoff, and also acts as the CTO. Prior to joining Dropoff he has served in various enginering positions at Gamefly and Movies.com. Built in Austin caught up with Carollo to learn more about what's powering Dropoff technology today." 

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Austin Community to Select 2015 'Most Uniquely Austin' Business
July 31, 2015
Press Release

"Dropoff named as finalist for The Time Warner Cable Business Class Customer Service & Loyalty Award, which recognizes any organization in any industy dedicated to outstanding customer service and satisfaction in all aspects of sales and service." 

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Need It Now? 7 Austin-Based Delivery Startups Have You Covered
July 14, 2015
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"This same-day, business-to-business delivery service allows companies to create orders on any device ... Their API lets businesses weave deliveries into e-commerce platforms and warehouse management software. 

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Dropoff Raises $7 Million to Take On Old-School Courier Services
June 22, 2015
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"Dropoff says its selling point is the much better experience it provides thanks to things like down-to-the-minute arrival time estimates, real-time tracking, and upfront and transparent pricing, among other things."

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Dropoff Raises $7 Million to Scale Its Same-Day B2B Delivery Service
June 22, 2015
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"'This isn't just pick-up and delivery, this is logistics,' says Sean Spector, co-founder of Dropoff. 'There are delivery windows, timing of pickups, proof of delivery signatures required ... Right now there's a hole in the market, there really is no national same-day business delivery provider. That's what we want to be.'"

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Austin-Based Courier Service Dropoff Raises $7 Million for Expansion
June 23, 2015
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"Today, the ability to move all sorts of things same-day has become more and more important to businesses to be successful. No one has ever really built a national same-day delivery provider and that's what we want to be."

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Delivery Service Operator Dropoff Raises Millions in Series A Funding
June 22, 2015
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"The Austin company said it plans to use the capital to expand its service beyond the Austin and Houston markets."

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Austin-Based Startup Dropoff Planning San Antonio Expansion
June 22, 2015
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"Dropoff Inc., an Austin-based same-day delivery service for businesses, is planning to expand to San Antonio this summer after raising $7 million in a Series A round of funding." 

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New Fundings
June 22, 2015
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"Dropoff, a year-old, Austin, Tex.-based, on-demand, same-day delivery platform for businesses, has raised $7 million in Series A funding led by Greycroft Partners, with participation from Correlation Ventures, Texas Atlantic Capital, and Wild Basin Investments." 

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Dropoff Gets $7 Million in Funding
June 22, 2015
Press Coverage

​"This funding demonstrates how customers value and recognize what we are building – a transformative same-day logistics solution for businesses."​

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Dropoff Funding News
June 22, 2015
Press Coverage

“Same-day B2B delivery startup @Dropoff raises $7M A led by @GreycroftVC.”

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Dropoff Raises $7M Series A to Fuel Expansion
June 22, 2015
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“The on-demand economy continues to grow and Dropoff is well-positioned to serve the same-day delivery needs of both traditional industries and the fast-growing new categories of healthcare, food & grocery, and retail & e-commerce.”​

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Dropoff Expands to Houston
January 14, 2015
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​"​Dropoff uses screened, insured and uniformed agents to deliver goods. Customers place their orders online using a mobile phone, computer or tablet via its website. An agent then accepts the request and arrives to pick up and deliver the goods within minutes.​"​

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Special delivery: Austin courier service arrives in Houston
January 13, 2015
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"'The idea is to make it really convenient and fast to place orders and track them', Spector told the Houston Business Journal. 'It's already garnered local customers', said Spector. Some of its customers include Central Market, Whole Foods and Green Bank."

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Dropoff Expands Service to Houston to Modernize Same-Day Delivery Experience For Businesses
January 13, 2015
Press Release

“Houston is a natural next step for Dropoff with the close proximity to our Austin headquarters, and as one of the largest U.S. metro areas with strong business growth,” said Sean Spector, CEO and co-founder of Dropoff. “Now we can support companies in Houston with best-in-class same-day delivery services so they can focus on other pressing matters rather than worrying about their logistics needs.”

 

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Startup Offers Same-Day Package Delivery in Texas
November 20, 2014
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"We know there is an opportunity here and have been 100% focused on making mission critical deliveries for businesses. The Dropoff experience is better because we offer unmatched reliability, superior convenience and exceptional service all powered through a highly scalable, proprietary technology platform," says Spector."

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Dropoff Launches to Transform $8.7 Billion Same-Day Delivery Industry and Modernize Courier Services for Businesses
November 12, 2014
Press Release

“Backed by leading venture capital firms and prominent angel investors, company offers businesses a superior experience built on unmatched reliability, convenience and service, all powered by a proprietary technology platform.”

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Dropoff Will Build Same-Day Delivery Right Into Your Business
November 12, 2014
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“Dropoff offers a web and mobile dashboard that lets you book a courier anytime, review prices before you start, get reliable ETAs and then track the package as it’s moving.”

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Austin startup Dropoff launches local courier service
November 12, 2014
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“The startup, which has offices near 8th and Brazos streets, raised $1.85 million in seed funding in May and today is backed by several venture capital firms and angel investors.”

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Taking on Same-Day B2B Delivery (and Dozens of Competitors)
November 12, 2014
Press Coverage

“The company, which is launching today with $1.85 million from Austin Ventures, Silverton Partners, Mucker Capital and others, says it’s targeting an underserved niche in the $8.7 billion same-day delivery market.”

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Dropoff Launches Delivery Service for Businesses
November 12, 2014
Press Coverage

"The Austin-based company designed its service to enable businesses to manage same-day deliveries using online technology tools."

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'Dropoff' Helps Small Businesses Offer Same-Day Delivery
November 12, 2014
Press Coverage

“The company, which plans to expand to additional metropolitan areas in the near future, hopes to modernize the same-day courier industry by introducing high-tech solutions and exceptional customer service to its business clients.”

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Online Courier Service Dropoff Launches in Austin
November 12, 2014
Press Coverage

“Dropoff’s secret sauce is in making the courier process easy to track in real time and easy to order online.”

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Dropoff Launches to Provide Trustworthy Same-Day Delivery in Austin
November 12, 2014
Press Coverage

“With Dropoff, businesses will be able to manage their same-day courier needs through a simple online process that provides true real-time tracking, ease-of-use in ordering and confirmation, transparent pricing, and accurate ETAs for pickup and delivery.”

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Dropoff Picks Up $1.85M for Same-Day Courier Service
November 12, 2014
Press Coverage

“The startup said its courier pickup and delivery service will be available in Austin for industries such as legal, real estate, accounting, health care, food and grocery, hospitality and retail.”

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Dropoff Inc. launches same-day delivery service for Austin businesses
November 12, 2014
Press Coverage

"As for Dropoff's plans for expansion, Spector said, 'Starting today we're available in Austin and surrounding areas, but plan to expand to other metropolitan areas soon. Our goal is to become the national leader for courier and same-day delivery for businesses.'"

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