Delivery Logistics Industry
Thought and Leadership

 

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.

The Importance of Same Day Delivery

A survey conducted by comScore Inc. in 2013 showed 92% of consumers were willing to wait four or more days for free delivery. However, the demand for same-day delivery might be weaker than expected. According to a new Booz & Company survey of more than 1,000 online shoppers in the United States, most customers don’t necessarily need same-day delivery and, in fact, in many cases they don’t want it. Some stated they don’t want the item to arrive while they are making dinner or putting their kids to bed, let alone have it sit on their doorstep overnight.

6 Must-Haves To Deliver in the On-Demand Era

Tech investor and thought leader Semil Shah wrote a fantastic piece earlier this year titled “The On-Demand Stack.” In the post, Semil described the paradigm shift in consumer behavior and expectations, in which they now can get what they want when they want it, and know exactly where it is along the way.

The Black Friday Effect

It happens every year - Black Friday marks the beginning of the holiday shopping season and with it comes the most insane form of consumerism the world has ever seen.

Are Drones Going to Take Over Last Mile Delivery? (Spoiler: Not any time soon)

Drones - even the name sounds ominous. Drones have been around far longer than most people realize, mostly because they were top-secret military weapons since the Mid-1960s. It's only in the last decade that drones, from a military perspective, have become widely known.

The On-Demand Experience: 6 Fundamentals

The on-demand economy has ushered in an entirely new era. With it, the expectations of consumers have changed drastically, and businesses need to keep up. The reason for this is that companies like Uber, Postmates and others are eating their lunch (so to speak).