Republic National Distributing Company has announced the release of eRNDC Mobile, a native iOS app.
This new app provides RNDC customers with an in-depth shopping and purchasing experience, the company says, plus the ability to collaborate with the RNDC sales team. eRNDC Mobile is the latest development in the partnership between RNDC and Liberation Distribution (LibDib).
“Going mobile to enable customer and sales associate collaboration on the go has always been a part of RNDC’s vision to bring beverage alcohol distribution into the 21st century,” says Tom Cole, President and CEO of RNDC and Young’s Market Company. “RNDC customers now have access to our incredible breadth of suppliers’ portfolios, all in their pocket. That’s powerful. It’s the next stepping stone in our company’s industry-changing digital transformation.”
eRNDC Mobile extends the company’s digital transformation to over 10,000 RNDC associates, allowing them to search and support suppliers’ products in local customers’ businesses. The mobile app also delivers access to eRNDC content anytime and from anywhere. Some features of eRNDC and the new app include:
- 24/7 Customer ordering capabilities, including after hours and on weekends
- List creation. Customers can collaborate on personalized lists with sales reps and can save favorite items
- Reordering in two clicks
- The ability to view account and invoice information
- Reviewing orders and tracking deliverie
- Sales rep recommendations and curated catalogs and lists for customer
- eRNDC Local Drinks enables RNDC associates to find customers and suppliers’ products anywhere
“We are excited to continue the innovation and development of eRNDC, expediting convenience and efficiency via mobile solutions,” says Tracy Ariail, SVP eCommerce and Digital. “Our industry is ready for mobile and I am proud that RNDC has delivered on an incredible customer user experience for all stakeholders.”
The eRNDC App is available in the iOS store for customers in Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and Washington D.C.
Customers in Oklahoma, and Kentucky will have access to eRNDC Mobile by the end of 2020. Additional states will be live in 2021.
RNDC customers in states with the app can download it here.
An Android version is coming soon, the company says.