Best Route Optimization and Scheduling Software for Laundry and Dry Cleaning Businesses
The key to running a successful dry cleaning or laundry business is ensuring a top-notch customer experience. This requires detailed planning, live tracking, and fast and timely pickups and deliveries. OptimoRoute is the software you need to grow your business and boost customer loyalty.
Why Use OptimoRoute for Routing and Scheduling Your Laundry Deliveries
Automate your laundry delivery business scheduling in minutes
- Enter pickup or drop-off orders in an Excel spreadsheet or CSV file, and OptimoRoute will calculate the best routes in seconds.
- Plan 1000s of orders, making the most of your team’s capacity to fulfill deliveries on time.
- Include industry-specific variables such as customer availability time windows, rush orders, or vehicle requirements when scheduling routes.
Effectively manage your staff and improve efficiency
- Organize your deliveries according to service areas. Maximize your daily deliveries by restricting drivers to certain areas and avoid unnecessary miles driven.
- Use features like auto-planning return trips for unloading or restocking when the vehicle is full or empty.
- Give your planners and dispatchers detailed insights into what service areas require more drivers and optimize accordingly.
Unique scheduling features to manage unique workflows
- Respect day-of-week constraints and deliver to clients on days when they’re able to accept deliveries.
- Create schedules that factor in lunch breaks and allowed work hours.
See where your team is in real time
- Oversee your field operations in real time and adjust routes for rush orders and last-minute pickups.
- Know where your delivery crews are, know who is on time and who is running late.
Keep customers up-to-date
- Manage customer expectations by giving them a scheduled arrival time.
- Minimize the number of inbound customer inquiries to your office staff.
- Improve customer satisfaction by sending email or text messages to let them know when their delivery will arrive.
Equip your team with our Mobile App
- Send schedules and routes to drivers’ smart phones (iOS and Android apps).
- Reduce errors with tasks, job statuses, schedules, and navigation located in our Mobile App.
- Drivers see mid-route changes immediately on their screens.
Document distribution with Proof of Delivery
- Capture digital signatures, photos, and notes in the Mobile App.
- Record and upload delivered items with images or customer signatures.
- Digitized documentation makes record keeping seamless and resolves customer complaints or inquiries.
How to Improve Your Laundry Business With Smarter Routes
1. Sign up for a 30-day free trial.
Our optimization consultant will be in touch immediately.
2. Import your tasks and drivers and plan their routes.
Everything you need to help you get started.
3. Read how OptimoRoute opens up new avenues of revenue for CLEAResult.
OptimoRoute gave them a long-term solution to help them scale.
Frequently asked questions
Is OptimoRoute™ only for laundry delivery services?
No, OptimoRoute is a cloud-based field service solution that caters to a wide variety of businesses across many verticals. Its unique ability is that it can be tailored to any field service business, including laundry or dry cleaners. You can plan routes and schedules for multiple constraints.
What do I need to use it?
OptimoRoute is a web-based service, so you only need a web browser. There is no installation on your computer. Once you enter your laundry and dry cleaning tasks, send them directly to your delivery teams’ smartphone (Android or iOS) through our mobile app.
How can OptimoRoute help with my laundry and dry cleaning business?
Using OptimoRoute, you can create optimized delivery routes, organize dispatching services, client deliveries, and order tracking in one place. Using the software, you can scale your business by reducing unnecessary miles traveled, costs from employee overtime, and more.
What payment options are supported?
Your first 30 days are free, and you don’t need a credit card to register. After the first month, you can choose between three payment plans. All major credit cards are supported. If you require help with invoicing, our customer support team is here to help.