Package tracking isn’t just a tool that people use when their package is lost anymore - millions of people across the country are actively tracking the exact location of their package every single day. For many, however, the tracking doesn’t end when the carrier is done - apartment complexes and dorms still face the issue of ensuring that packages are properly handled once they arrive on-site.
If there’s one thing all property managers have in common, it’s that they all have to find ways to do a LOT more for a LOT less. That means when it comes to technology, it’s about prioritizing what tools can truly be game changers.
The days of clipboards and binders being used to log and manage packages, are done. These old methods for logging packages, notifying residents and even worse, finding the space to store a backlog of boxes, are no longer logistically viable.
A lot of apartment properties still manage resident packages the manual way, with a clipboard and pen. While that may have worked in the past, here are ten signs you need to upgrade to a better package management system.