Here are the top five tips to help you get delivery contracts, increase revenue, and grow your business.
Planning to try an open-source, free, or paid delivery scheduling software? Here’s a quick comparison that will help you make a well-informed decision.
ZeeMaps vs Dispatch It: A Comprehensive Comparison
Thanks to Amazon, online shoppers today want faster deliveries, even same-day or same-hour. So, receiving a delivery exception notice from one of your carriers can create unwanted customer service problems. For example, your customer might leave a bad review online or ask for a refund, while you might still be busy investigating and figuring out […]
Should you outsource your deliveries or keep it in-house? This is an age-old dilemma that has only become more evident with the rising consumer expectations due to the digital revolution. Consumers now expect same-day delivery or even same-hour delivery, thanks to Amazon. In fact, according to a report, 40% of shoppers say waiting for two […]
Throwing away pen and paper, and even your outdated route optimizer can mean significant savings to your field service business. With fuel and vehicle maintenance costs at the top of one’s mind for most field service business owners, it is essential to keep vehicles running as efficiently as possible, which means careful route planning. Think […]
If your field service reps aren’t efficient, your business won’t be profitable. Are you using tools that will help them succeed, such as a delivery route planner app? Or are you still relying on an old fashioned pen and paper process? It’s time to take advantage of the technology that’s available to you. By adopting […]
Do you still plan your routes manually? If so, why are you doing that to yourself? It takes a long time to plan routes by hand. That’s time you could be using to focus on other areas of your business. Also, creating a multi-stop route is complicated. There’s more to it than just figuring out […]
It can be difficult to cover a large service area. This is especially true when you have customers that need to be visited more often than others, customers that can only accept deliveries on certain days, or some other factor complicating your route planning situation. But it doesn’t have to be so hard. Route scheduling software allows your drivers to […]
Last mile delivery optimization is incredibly helpful for companies in the food and beverages industry. You need to be flexible in order to handle spikes in traffic, and that’s not easy to do if you don’t use advanced technology like route planning programs. Such technology simplifies your day-to-day delivery operations, which allows you to reduce your expenses, increase your […]