Delivery service Fluc financing $2 million 300 thousand, to enhance the speed of delivery route opti
March 8, 2017
Fluc not only know where is the source of the order, but also according to the location and route is about food production time, food in between two parts of the delivery time, and orders need to be sent to the place.
in food takeaway service, people always want to get fresh food as soon as possible, and most importantly, they want to know when these foods will be sent to their hands. With many services now become Uber, the user can know the arrival time of the goods (even know the shipping process) in order to gradually become the basic requirements of the service industry.
however, it is not easy to determine the arrival time of on-demand logistics. This is a math Geek to launch Fluc, this service uses a complex path selection algorithm to improve the speed of food, so as to provide better customer service.
under this goal, Fluc raised $2 million 300 thousand seed fund, hoping to expand their business to new markets. This new financing comes from Sherpa Ventures, WI Harper, Charlie Cheever, Blake Ross, Zhou Hongyi and other angel investors.
Fluc is currently mainly in the California South Bay area operation, is committed to the suburban area provide the most efficient delivery service. The uniqueness of this service is not cooperative restaurant, nor the transported food itself, but it is in the path selection system, the establishment of the back-end system can use more efficient delivery vehicle driver.
as Uber and Lyft this service will need to estimate the vehicle according to the daily time or the weather and other factors, Fluc will use a large amount of data to accurately predict food delivered to the customer in the hands of time. However, the estimated time of arrival is just one part of the work, Fluc background will be real-time optimization of delivery vehicle drivers provided meals and delivery routes.
Fluc is not only to know where the order is the source, also according to the location and route is about food production time, food in between two parts of the delivery time, and orders need to be sent to the place. After getting all this information, Fluc can optimize the delivery route, more efficient delivery order, but also the food will be delivered to the customer in a short period of time.
Fluc will own logistics technology called "The Oracle", the name comes from the movie "the matrix". Fluc co-founder Tim · (Tim Davis) said that the Fluc back-end platform can be expected at any time in accordance with the driver’s current shipping orders are expected to 3 to 5