For Courier services, time is an important factor while delivering goods. Text messaging has been has proved to be an efficient mode for communication. It becomes necessary to keep up-to-date clients about their consignment from booking to delivery.
Third party logistic services like packers and movers are time-bound activities. For the transportation department and the customer, SMS services serves as an intermediate for sending instant alerts, and updates so that the shipment is delivered on the specified time.