Learn the top five methods to optimize last-mile delivery.
Here’s an ultimate guide on what the last-mile problem is and what feasible and practical solutions are available to overcome the problem.
The year 2020 could have given any popular sci-fi movie a run for their money. Most of what was only mere imagination has now become a reality, thanks to this past year. Remember those sci-fi movies where robots do all biddings for humans? One way it is almost coming true is through delivery drones and […]
Amazon’s obsession with providing faster deliveries makes them the 800-pound gorilla in the eCommerce industry. According to Statista, 45% of Americans used Amazon for eCommerce spending last year. That’s almost half of the U.S. population! But, just like Rome, Amazon wasn’t built in a day. Over the years, Amazon has made several technological and infrastructural […]
It’s a no-brainer that a superior last-mile experience helps engage and retain customers and encourages repetitive purchases. In fact, reports say that happy customers pay higher delivery charges for fast delivery service and purchase more frequently. But, making a seamless last-mile delivery is easier said than done. The last-mile is the most expensive link in […]
Consumer requirements have changed. Today, most shoppers want their orders to arrive at their doorsteps on the same day or even the same hour, whether it is a hot meal kit, fresh food, groceries, clothes, or furniture. According to a report by Temando, 80% of shoppers surveyed want same-day shipping and 61% want their packages […]
The global logistics industry is going through a stress test. With millions of people around the world working from home, self-isolating or being quarantined during the COVID-19 pandemic, the demand for online deliveries of food, groceries, and even medical supplies has increased manifold. For most logistics providers and retailers, this sudden demand is unlike anything […]
The grocery delivery market is poised for growth, with online grocery sales estimated to reach $100 billion by 2022. Unsurprisingly, Amazon is leading the online grocery battle because Amazon’s delivery services are a logistical marvel. The e-commerce giant assures same-day deliveries to Amazon Prime members with no extra fees or minimum order criteria. Now, customers—both […]
Retail and eCommerce seem at odds with each other. To shop at a retail store, you need to actually get up and go somewhere. The advantage, though, is that you get to evaluate products with your own eyes before you purchase them. That’s not the case with eCommerce. You must rely on pictures published by […]
Happy employees lead to happy customers. Everyone knows that. It’s Business 101. The question is, what can you do to make your employees happier? GPS tracking software will help. Everyone Wants To Be Treated Fairly Your employees want to be treated fairly, of course. When they work hard, they should be rewarded for it. This is a […]