Lynden Offers Smart Phone Applications for Customer Shipping
Available for iPhone and Blackberry
ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Lynden is offering customers the latest in convenience and technology with a new mobile web application for shipping.
The new app provides shippers with accurate, up-to-date information and control of shipments directly from their hand held smart phones.
Available for iPhone and Blackberry, the new app allows a customer to take care of a variety of shipping tasks - tracking freight, requesting rate quotes and locating Lynden service centers - all from the palm of their hand.
A clickable map to locate service center information will be available soon.
The app also includes links to Lynden's website, http://www.lynden.com, blog, Facebook and Twitter pages.
Customers may download the new app to their smart phones at http://www.lynden.com/mobile. Lynden Transport added GPS mapping and live tracking to its customer service offerings earlier this year.
The Lynden family of companies' combined capabilities include: truckload and less-than-truckload freight to Alaska, scheduled and charter barges, rail barges, intermodal bulk chemical hauls, scheduled and chartered air freighters, domestic and international shipping via air and ocean forwarding, customs brokerage, trade show shipping, remote site construction, sanitary bulk commodities hauling and multi-modal logistics.