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Learn why partnering with an AI-powered shipping service is a smart move for growth and streamlining processes.

How To Fly With AI: Debunking The Myths Of AI In Shipping

The hustle and bustle of small business ownership can leave little room for the logistics of shipping. But, by partnering with a shipping service that incorporates AI, you could soar above the stress of shipping and focus on expanding your wings. That’s right – we’re here to dispel the myths and show you that AI in shipping is not a threat, but rather a solution for your business to take flight.


First things first – let’s separate fact from fiction


Fear not, business owners! AI is not the pirate that’s come to plunder your cargo, but rather the sturdy sail that will secure a smooth voyage for your precious goods.


It’s no secret that AI has taken the world by storm, but with any new technology comes a lot of misinformation. That’s why it’s important to know what’s real and what’s just a tall tale. Don’t believe everything you hear about robots taking over and causing chaos in the supply chain.

The truth is, AI is here to help, not hinder. It’s designed to enhance and improve shipping processes. In fact, AI technology will create new job opportunities and help small business owners save time and money. So, don’t let the fear of the unknown hold you back from embracing the benefits of AI.

Ditch the weight, reach new heights: how AI is lightening your load

When it comes to shipping, every little detail counts. From tracking packages to managing inventory, it’s no surprise that small business owners can feel weighed down. But with AI, you can finally ditch the weight and reach new heights.

AI solutions like real-time tracking, predictive analytics, and automated processes can streamline your shipping processes and reduce stress. No more worrying about lost packages or missed deadlines. You’ll have all the information you need, right at your fingertips.


Get on board with AI-amazing benefits of Airpool’s AI solution

By partnering with Airpool, you’ll have access to a range of AI-powered benefits that will revolutionise the way you ship your goods. Here are just a few:

  • Faster, more accurate shipping quotes: With AI-powered shipping quotes, you’ll receive fast and accurate quotes. No need to wait on-hold for a customer service representative

  • From dock to doorstep – smarter route optimisation: Our AI technology can analyse shipping routes to find the quickest, most cost-effective delivery options for your goods. Saving you time and money

  • Real-time shipping tracking: With AI-powered real-time shipping tracking, you’ll always know exactly where your goods are. This gives you peace of mind and allows you to respond quickly to any potential issues

  • Enhanced accuracy: AI helps eliminate mistakes through automated data entry and predictive analytics. This ensures that your goods are delivered to the right place at the right time

The future is now – embrace the AI advantage with Airpool

The world is moving towards AI, and shipping and logistics is no exception. It’s transforming the way goods are transported and delivered, making the process faster, more efficient, and less stressful for small business owners. By embracing AI, you can stay ahead of the game and enjoy the benefits of a smarter shipping process. And with Airpool, you can trust that your shipping journey is in good hands.

The future is here – Airpool

We believe in the power of AI to improve the shipping experience for small business owners like yourself. But, we also understand the importance of human interaction and support. That’s why we’ve designed our AI solutions to work hand-in-hand with our team of experts, ensuring that small business owners always have access to the help they need.

So, what are you waiting for? Embrace the AI advantage and get ready for a better shipping experience with Airpool.


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Landed Cost

Landed cost is the sum of all expenses associated with importing your goods from China to South Africa. This includes the cost of the goods paid to your supplier, the shipping costs, clearance costs and the import taxes & duties.

It is represented on a per unit cost and helps you with:

  •  Understanding what you would need to charge for the product to make it profitable
  •  How to cost the goods in your accounts or accounting package

Note: This is not what you are paying to Airpool but rather what you are paying to all the suppliers and relevant parties: Airpool, the Manufacturer of the goods and the Import Taxes (VAT & Duties)