Dispatch Anywhere Review - why 3.5 stars?

Dispatch Anywhere Software Review
ITQlick Score: 81/100
ITQlick Rating: (3.5/5)
Pricing: 5/10 - average cost
Category: Distribution -> Dispatch Anywhere
Ranking:Ranked 42 out of 122 Distribution systems
Company: Beacon Software
Pricing: starts at $165 per month
Typical customers: SMBs
Platforms: Desktop, Cloud
Links: Dispatch Anywhere pricing, Dispatch Anywhere alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Jan 20, 2021

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What is Dispatch Anywhere?

Dispatch Anywhere is a towing and roadside management software designed to help dispatchers be more efficient and allow drivers to be accountable for billing and importing motor club jobs. Business managers can use this software to track their drivers and vehicles on a map. With this software, dispatchers and drivers can communicate on the latest update on jobs. Also, Dispatch Anywhere allows users to employ metrics and analytics to make smart business decisions.

The software key features include reporting & accountability, automatic invoicing, status updates & timestamps, and asset tracking. Dispatch Anywhere is powered by Beacon Software, a privately held company headquartered in Mt Hawthorn, Western Australia. The company has an employee size of 11-50 persons.

What is Dispatch Anywhere rating? ()

The rating of Dispatch Anywhere is 3.5 stars out of 5 and the total score is 81 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are Dispatch Anywhere's typical customers?

The typical customers include the following business size: SMBs.

Is Dispatch Anywhere the best Distribution?

Dispatch Anywhere is ranked 42 out of 122 software in their category (Distribution systems).

What are Dispatch Anywhere's pros? (4 Pros)

  • The software can integrate with multiple systems, including QuickBooks
  • It allows users to manage scheduled appointments with ease
  • Dispatchers can track vehicles and drivers with the help of this software
  • Dispatch Anywhere enables users to post and reverse payments

What are Dispatch Anywhere's cons? (1 cons)

  • Sometimes, the software can be slow

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to Dispatch Anywhere: Axon Trucking Software, Infoplus Software, Redprairie Warehouse Management, Avaal Express Software, Descartes Global Logistics Platform Software, eLogger Software, Agile TMS, CargoTel TMS, VeriShip Software, AFS ERP. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of Dispatch Anywhere?

The cost of license starts at $165 per month. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 5 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for Dispatch Anywhere

What should you ask Beacon Software during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with Dispatch Anywhere and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching Dispatch Anywhere in action. Visit the vendor's website here.

Is it the right software for you?

Dispatch Anywhere fits into any business size from large, medium to small businesses in automotive and transportation industries. Dispatch Anywhere is suitable for both dispatchers and drivers in any company. TNT Towing and Recovery, TomTom Webfleet, Safari Towing and Quik Pik Towing, Inc are some of the companies that use Dispatch Anywhere.

Dispatch Anywhere's list of categories:

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