Pandemic has caused havoc for most of the traditional business. On a positive note, it has been a boon for apps like Uber for courier service to expand business prospects.  In comparison with the physical shops, people feel that parcel service apps are far safer means. According to a Dropoff survey, customers prefer their packages delivered within the same day. With the optimized routing panel of courier service apps, it is far simpler to manage customer requests than traditional courier services. 

For businesses aspiring to start their courier delivery services, Here are some of the precautionary features to include to proffer safe delivery for customers:

    • Face-mask scanner: The app must be built with facial recognition software so that it can be used to verify whether delivery executives wear masks during every delivery. Most of the on-demand delivery services are offering the face mask scanner feature to provide a safe environment for customer and delivery executives.
    • Coronavirus tracker: The tracker shows the customers who are infected with the deadly virus in the vicinity. Delivery agents can be more careful and avoid red zones while processing customer requests. 


  • Contactless delivery: For both pick and delivery of packages, customers are notified, so when the delivery agent reaches the customer place, there are sent notification to place the package on the doorstep in case of pickup or to place the basket in case of drop off.  
  • Digital transactions: Customers are only allowed to pay using the digital transaction modes or in-app wallet modes as these eliminate the direct contact involved with parcel delivery agents.


Appdupe provides courier delivery service development built with the latest precautionary features to offer users the safe and hygienic courier services amid the COVID-19 times. Entrepreneurs can get in touch with our expert team and get the Uber for courier delivery app build according to their business requirements.