Instatruck connects businesses and consumers with trucks on demand.
What? ~ Instatruck connects businesses and consumers with trucks on demand. A matching system makes it easier, faster and more reliable for businesses to get their goods delivered within capital cities.
Who? ~ Siobhan Lancaster and David Blomeley are co-founders of Instatruck. The founding tech team is Perth-based Bonobo Labs. Ms Lancaster is a corporate lawyer with commercial experience in mining, and Mr Blomeley has 20-plus years experience in the transportation industry.
Quote ~ We wanted to make it easier for owner operators to source more work. By creating a truck-matching algorithm with a great interface we wanted to provide customers with a better way to source trucks
News/Market ~ Instatruck was initially self funded, and then had some angel investment.
Among the markets they are pursuing are: (i) businesses that need their goods transported immediately; and (ii) the largely untapped market for individuals who want their goods delivered at the time of their choosing. The market for inner-city transportation of goods in Australia is $8.5 billion.
Recently named as finalists for WA innovators of the year award.
Instatruck launched its app on June 10 2016 and is ranked #2 in BNiQ Startups list