Why warehousing businesses use a proposal tool instead of Microsoft Word
Many warehousing still use Microsoft Word or some other word processor to create their business proposals. A previously created template is modified manually and then sent as a PDF. Sounds easy, but in practice this takes a lot of time, the chance of errors is high and you no longer have insight into your quotation after sending.
With the use of a proposal tool it has become a lot easier and better for entrepreneurs. You still use templates as a basis, but now you have a full content library in which you can search and reuse texts. The chance of errors is minimal due to smart automation. And after sending you can still adjust your quotation and you will get insight when your customer views the proposal. The modern interactive presentation options make an impression and the option to digitally sign makes it very easy for a customer to agree.
The following blog will elaborate on how to make perfect business proposals with the right tool: Read more why Microsoft Word is not the best way to create proposals
If you're a business type of Warehousing, we have created a free sample proposal template for your use. You can easily upload your company information and start using the template immediately. The document template comes in Microsoft Word format for easy editing. The page size is A4 and letter which means it can be used in any country in the world.
Advantages of a proposal tool:
Unique and beautiful convincing
Automate sales process and improve lead time
Win more deals with smart proposals
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"Offorte is user-friendly software with which you can easily make a beautiful offer. Once the correct template has been created with the articles, you can make the most beautiful proposals in a few minutes."
Peter van der Wulp
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Why smart software is important for businesses in the warehousing sector
To a business of type Warehousing, the most important thing is to have a system that makes their work easier. Quoting and proposal software makes this possible. Creating quotes and proposals are easy with software designed for the purpose. It’s also more cost-effective since you don’t have to spend a lot of money on fancy designs or layouts. What’s more, it will make you look professional and help you stand out from your competitors. What are the best software options? Tryout Offorte for generating professional quotes and proposals.
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