While e-commerce consumption and online shopping activities are blooming worldwide, a key challenge that remains is how to achieve “great delivery”. One might ask what “great” means in this context? Put simply, it is about maximum accuracy, prediction, transparency, personalization, flexibility and cost-efficiency. Blockchain is an emerging technology that can bring granular, global and simple delivery tracking.
Spurred by fast-growing interest in e-commerce shopping, last mile logistics and transportation are flourishing worldwide. However, driver shortages make it difficult for many logistic companies to meet growing demand. What can modern IT offer to mitigate this problem?
Black Friday sees the start of the peak season for all logistics companies working with last mile delivery. Several crucial challenges present themselves when it comes to handling last mile logistics efficiently during this peak period. We would like to share some ideas on how to manage such issues.
Many consumers are making more and more real-time purchase decisions. For the e-commerce industry, this means increased competition against different products and services offering immediate gratification. How can punctual, cost-efficient and high-quality delivery performance help e-commerce companies compete?
Can blockchain help create the ultimate delivery? This would include a punctual and homogenous customer experience, combined with lower cost. How can disruptive technology be used in logistics to give consumers what they want?
The fortunes of the mail industry are shifting. The reality is that the mailman gets fewer and fewer letters to deliver each day. Is this an opportunity for mail organizations to leverage their strengths and assets and to shift their focus towards delivery services?
Direct Store Delivery “DSD” is a logistics method that is rapidly spreading to many new industry sectors. The method has traditionally been used mostly within food and beverage logistics.
Lantmännen has selected the PreCom mobile solution from PocketMobile to digitalize its service flows and streamline its service processes. The new tool enables their field service engineers to work in a new and modern way.
In 2013, products ordered online generated just over one billion deliveries. By 2018, this number is expected to grow by 28.8% to 1.35 billion. This extreme growth, coupled with increased customer expectations at the time of delivery, has transformed a previously simple delivery signature into an opportunity for delivery workforces to increase both revenue and […]
Many organizations are waiting to replace their Windows Mobile systems. Why? Migration of business-critical applications is not easy – but with the right approach, it is a great opportunity… as our experience from many Windows Mobile migration projects shows.