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What Are The Feature And Cost To Build A Movers and Packers Mobile App

Movers and Packers App Development

Packers & movers industry has gained huge popularity over the years. In today’s time, maximum users use packers & movers app or website to shift their lot or stuff from one location to another location. After the success of Uber Freight, various logistics companies or startups have entered in this domain. Most of them do it to make business operations easier or for a better business opportunity. There are massive on-demand solutions required to assist this industry. And, to help make this industry more popular, mobile apps have become essential tools.

Movers and Packers App Development

The main aim behind packers & movers app development is to streamline shifting activities. Most of these activities include lifting home items and heavy equipments. Each customer has his own requirements. It depends on the customer, whether they are family or a company. By using Packers & Movers application, the one can easily contact to transport companies and drivers who help you to move your stuff. This also helps logistics companies in increasing their working efficiency of their supply chain operations and cut down logistics costs.

Additionally, Packers & Movers application significantly reduces the time and cost and makes a better deal. It becomes a matter of just a couple taps on a smartphone screen.

A movers & packers service providers are expert in the whole process of moving goods. Packers & Movers mobility solutions enable them to explore the benefits with latest features.

Here are some features that you must have in your application-

Admin Panel

  • Dashboard Management
  • Manage Drivers
  • Add/Edit/Remove/Block Drivers
  • Manage Earnings Commissions
  • Vehicle Management
  • Manage Customers
  • Accept/Reject Survey Requests
  • Report Generation & Weekly Statement
  • Assign Task to concerned staff

Customer Panel

  • Social Sign Up / Login
  • View/Edit Profile
  • In-App Camera
  • In-App Communication
  • Request For Survey
  • Make Service Request
  • Get acceptance notification
  • Set Pickup Drop Off Location
  • Users can schedule transportation
  • Multiple payment options
  • View Order History
  • Name of Truck Drivers/Vehicle Number
  • Reviews & Ratings to Agencies
  • Fare Calculator Easy Payment

Agency Panel

  • Sign up/ Login
  • View & Edit Profile
  • In-App Camera
  • In-App Communication
  • View Order History
  • Change Availability
  • Accept and Reject Order
  • Rate and Review Customer
  • Receive Payments
  • Accept/Reject Task Assigned By Admin
  • Check Daily Weekly Earning

Features with Details

  • Sign Up and Sign In

In this feature, users need to sign up with some easy steps with their email account or social account and after sign up, user may sign-in to get into the app and access services as per their requirements.

  • Editing and Viewing the Profile

In this, users have all rights to edit and view their profiles as per their convenience. Use may also keep informed the valuable information related to their profile with this feature.

  • Request For Survey

The user can also ask for the survey of the pick-up location before making shifting. It will help the service provide to get a proper idea about the goods and materials to be transferred.

  • Pick/Drop Location

To make shifting even more convenient, the user can put pick up and drop off location with the complete details so that service provide can easily track pick up and drop off location.

  • Notification

In this feature, the customer gets the notification from the service provider about the status of the vehicle with comprehensive details of their live services.

  • Payment System

This is must have feature to streamline the payment process. A user friendly payment system allows the user to pay through credit/debit cards, internet banking, etc., with an ease.

  • Tracking the live location of the vehicle

Users may view the profile of driver assigned to its transportation of goods and may track the location  of the vehicle along with the vehicle number for getting the updated status of the arrival time.

  • Viewing Your Order History

Consider this feature and let your customers keep track the order history of the goods moved to its desired destination.

  • Ratings and Reviews

Facilitate rating and review feature to make ratings and review on the issues that have been experienced by them on their services.

Technologies That Can Be Used To Make App Fully-Functional-

  • Push Notifications – Twilio
  • SMS, Voice, and Phone Verification -Nexmo, Twilio
  • Payments – Braintree & PayPal, Stripe, EWallets
  • Database – MongoDB, Hbase, Cassandra, Postgress, Mail Chimp Integration
  • Cloud Environment – AWS, Google, Azure
  • Realtime Analytics – Hadoop, Spark, BigData, Apache Flink, Cisco, IBM
  • Navigation – Google Map

How Much Does It Cost to Build Packers & Movers Application

The cost of packers & movers app can be divided into three variables such as platform, size of development team and selected country.

Region                                                            Average Cost

The U.S. Based Developers                         $50 to $250 per hour

Eastern Europe Based Developers           $30 to $150 per hour

India Based Developers                             $10 to $80 per hour

To build the app, the following sources along with time are required-

Feature                                                          Time               Average Cost

Technical Documentation                          40 Hours        $1000 to $2000

UI/UX Design                                                 60 Hours        $1500 to $3000

Front-End & Back-End Development       400 Hours     $10,000 to $20,000

MVP Testing                                                 80 Hours        $2000 to $4000

Bug-Fixing                                                    40 Hours        $1000 to $2000

So, for a single platform (i.e. iOS or Android), it can cost up to $15,000 to $20,000. If you want to build packers & movers app on both apps with advanced features, then the development cost could be around 40,000.

Ajay Goyal
About author

Ajay Goyal is the founder of Endive Software, is the leading IT Company based on India. He works dedicatedly with the clients to give industry-based results. His passion for learning the trending technology aids the team members to introduce unique and brainstorming. He runs development services like mobile app development and web development for enterprises and startups.
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