Delivery Logistics Industry
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Amazon’s “Operation Dragon Boat” and What it Means for the Shipping Industry

It sounds like something straight out of a James Bond movie: A secret operation called “Dragon Boat,” kept under wraps from the public. Recently we wrote about Amazon’s purchase of the French shipping company Colis Prive’...

Getting Engaged: Enhancing the Local Delivery Experience With Customer Engagement

Next month I'll be attending and presenting at the LogTech conference in Singapore. As I prepare my talk, I felt like it might be a good opportunity to share some of it with the Bringg audience. Given the theme of the forum, Logistics Technology, I felt I could provide value by highlighting how businesses can enrich the local delivery experience by using this kind of technology.

What Can We Learn From Amazon’s Purchase of Colis Prive’

It's a relatively well know fact that Amazon wants to own the entire supply chain - in fact, in many places they already are. But Amazon's purchase of the remaining 75% that it didn't already own in the French parcel service Colis Prive' is different.

5 Ways to Reduce Customer Friction in the Delivery Process

In a world where scalability and streamlined operations rule, reducing friction is the name of the game. For businesses that deliver - whether they be retailers, restaurants, RDSs, parcel services, or couriers - reducing customer friction is the key.

5 On-Demand Trends to Watch in 2016

There is no question that 2015 was a breakthrough year for on-demand. Have we finally reached the tipping point? Will 2016 be the year that on-demand reaches its full maturity?

A Look Back at 2015: 5 On-Demand Milestones

What a difference a year could make! So many milestones were reached in 2015, not only for Bringg, but for the on-demand economy in general. From Uber entering the on-demand delivery market, to large chains realizing that same-day delivery was a must, 2015 was a watershed moment for all of us.

4 Reasons Our Round A Funding is Important

There are times, as a CEO, that I can sit back and reflect on how far this company has come in such a short period of time. Today was one of those days. This afternoon we officially announced the raising of $5 million in investment. Why is this so important?

Christmas 2013: A Cautionary Tale for eCommerce

If there is any company that is a model of efficiency, especially when it comes to deliveries, it is Amazon. It's one of it's competitive advantages - when you order from Amazon, you can be sure the package will arrive on time. However, there is one notable exception that served as a wake up call to the entire industry.

5 Ways to Prepare for Same-Day Delivery

While children around the world worry if they are on the naughty or nice list, businesses that make deliveries are making sure they have all their ducks in a row for the coming onslaught of orders for same-day delivery.

Same-Day Delivery: 5 Stats You Should Know

If you are uncertain as to the importance of providing same-day delivery for your customers, you should definitely read on.

5 Things We’re Grateful for This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time of reflection. It is a time where family and friends gather to celebrate what they are grateful for... and eat lots of turkey.

3 Ways Local Shops Can Compete With Amazon Deliveries

In 1991 catalog industry veteran Don Libey went on stage at the annual Catalog Conference and claimed that the country is heading towards same-day delivery models. Many seasoned catalog executives in the audience laughed. Today, retail giants like Amazon.com, Google, eBay and Wal-Mart are making same-day delivery a reality.