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How to Start an On-demand Meat Delivery App Development Business?

The quality of the meat is super important to customers. People want fresh and tender meat, which is why they used to go shopping for seafood, chicken, mutton, and other meat products at supermarkets. Pandemic had changed customers’ shopping experiences in more ways than we can imagine. Today, many meat retailers have started online meat delivery services to serve a large number of customers by delivering meat to their doorsteps. 

Retailers have built online meat delivery apps to make it easier for customers to find fresh meat, select suitable quantities, and place an order within the app. In this post, we will give you the details of starting your online meat delivery business from scratch. Keep reading.

Build a Clone

First things first, you need to check the top meat delivery apps performing well in the online market. You can build a clone of these apps by adding all the features of these apps to your online meat delivery store. Of course, you can customize your app by deciding which feature you’d like to add and which one is a waste of money. But, if you don’t have time for that, just research the top competitors, and build an app that caters to your customers’ requirements.

Crowd Cows is your best bet for meat delivery app development. It has been serving since 2015 and across 2976 cities in the world. It has reported revenue of more than $12 million a year, which makes it one million dollars a month. Licious is another great app for those looking for a meat delivery app clone. They offer fresh, hand-cut, and tender meat to your doorstep as soon as possible. 

Read also: Meat Delivery App Development: Features, Market Analysis, and Cost

Select Features

As mentioned earlier, you can customize the features and keep only the options that make sense for your customers and delivery team. Even if you are building a clone, you have a choice to select features for your meat delivery app. Basically, the app is divided into three categories: customer app, delivery app, and back-end management or the admin panel. Here are a few features required in meat delivery apps:

  • Advanced search filters
  • Track order (for customers and delivery personnel)
  • Saved location
  • Multiple booking
  • Order and profile management for delivery people
  • Payout
  • Transaction management
  • Promo-code management (for admins)
  • Managing orders

You can add additional features, such as bonuses, rewards, and loyalty points to offer exciting bonuses to your customers from time to time.

Hire App Developer

Once you have decided on the features you want in the app, the next step is to select a team of app developers. That’s where the research work starts. You will find many professional mobile app developers charging reasonable rates and offering a quick turnaround. 

However, not everyone is experienced enough to build an app that works well on all devices and offers a seamless shopping experience to your customers. That’s why it is important to review the past jobs of the development team, their experience, technology, and other factors before you make a decision. Narrow down your options to the top 5 app developers and get a quote from each. They will most likely charge an hourly rate. The total cost of the project depends on the number of hours it takes the app development team to build your mobile app.

Grocery shopping is no longer a tedious task. If you, too, are running a meat store, now is the time to consider going online to serve a larger portion of customers. Not only will it allow you to achieve customer satisfaction, but it is a perfect strategy to expand your business.