Descartes Dock Appointment Scheduling

03Oct 2012

The Dock Appointments Survey conducted by Bestrane has now closed, and results are being analysed. The response from Carriers, Suppliers, and Retailers using Dock Appointments ( to book delivery slots into our customers facilities has been overwhelming. Close to 1,000 responses were received. “We believe this is the first such survey conducted in Australia, and […]

10Sep 2012

Keep up with the latest news, case studies, and improvements in Dock Appointment Scheduler by viewing the Dock Appointment Scheduler Newsletter. This edition has news about the growing dock appointments community, and a case study on Westfield Bondi Junction’s roll-out of Dock Appointment Scheduler in August this year. Dock Appointment Scheduler Newsletter

01Aug 2012

Sydney Australia, August 2012. Bestrane is please to announce that Westfield has completed deployment of Descartes Dock Appointment Scheduling ™ into it’s bussling metropolitan centre, Westfield Bondi Junction. Working with the Westfield Bondi Junction management team, and leveraging the knowledge and expertise of Westfield Sydney personnel, deployment was completed within 6 weeks. Within the first […]

15Sep 2011

Melbourne Australia. Bestrane today announced the availability of several new solutions based upon Descartes Dock Appointment SchedulingTM in a software-as-a-service model, over the web: DAS for Security For organisations who need to control the movement of vehicles and people between in to and out of secure areas. By providing approved appointments for every movement, you […]

14Sep 2011

Once again Bestrane and Westfield have claimed a prestigous supply chain award for innovation. The Mercury Awards are held each to find companies who provide leadership in the supply chain industry. Bestrane was awarded the Supply Chain Innovation award for the deployment of Descartes Dock Appointment SchedulingTM to Westfield’s newest and high profile center, Westfield […]

17Jun 2011

Sydney Australia – The organisers of Smart Conference in Sydney have made available presentation and audio recording of the conference session where Westfield describe the business case, approach, and benefits of implementing Descartes Dock Appointments. In this video and audio presentation you can hear Reggie Probst, Senior Security Manager for Westfield, explain the full context […]

07Oct 2010

Today at the Descartes Global User Group Conference, Bestrane was recognised with an Excellence and Achievement award. This award, presented by Ed Ryan, Executive VP of Global Field Operations, recognises the achievements made by Bestrane to extend the reach of Descartes solutions in to new industry segments by adding mobility applications, such as Bestrane MobileDock to […]