Delivery Logistics Industry
Thought and Leadership

 

The Big Apple Proposes Smaller Margins for Delivery Providers

Companies like Doordash, Grubhub, Postmates and Uber Eats have drastically changed the business models in which restaurants work. Is this a win-win proposition?

Same Day, Next Day Delivery: Micro-Logistics at a Macro-Economic Scale

The modern supply chain was built for an era of limited supply, where customers came to the retailer. However with the rise of eCommerce, supply is no longer limited, it is virtual, always available.

Modernizing Field Service to Meet Today’s Customer Expectations

A new class of digital solutions are helping field service providers meet unprecedented expectations for flexibility, speed and transparency.

How Amazon’s Latest Trademark Raises The Bar

Delivery providers need to move away from pen and paper and look to automate the scheduling and routing of these deliveries, thereby improving their overall delivery operations.

The commoditization of same day and next day delivery

e-Commerce customer expectations have altered our consumer habits so that today, we ask ourselves why can’t everything be delivered like that?

Double-Edged Sword from Seattle

Is Amazon as truly hands-off a player as they would like to seem - portraying themselves as an intermediary, neutral marketplace connecting supply and demand?

The Missing Pieces of Data for Delivery Orchestration

Delivery providers need to move away from pen and paper and look to automate the scheduling and routing of these deliveries, thereby improving their overall delivery operations.

AutoZone Drives Success in the Supply Chain

AutoZone has been innovating heavily in building up the supply chain needed to compete in commercial parts supply, and from investors’ assumptions, it looks like they are doing it quite well.

If Amazon is writing the industry rules, is it a fair game?

Imagine a world in which retailers connect to an open integrated logistics platform, push their inventory as close as possible to their customers, use a variety of fleets to deliver and create exceptional customer experiences at scale.

The Retail Fight: Amazon vs Everyone Else

Retailers need to level the playing field, to offer an alternative and ensure the consumer has options

3 Tips to Overcome Environmental Regulations Impacting Urban Delivery

3 operational tips to meet growing deliveries in regulated cities.

Product Feature Spotlight: Powering Full Visibility Into Your Inventory Through the Last Mile

How successfully businesses manage their mobile inventory can be the difference between an exceptional customer experience or a bad review.