Final Metre Is The New Final Mile
Final metre delivery is a key challenge that supply chain and logistics services need to get to grips with in the coming decade. As much as 75% of business delivery drivers’ productive time is spent not on the last mile – but on the last 100 metres.
Open and Closed Data: What you Need to Know
Using and combining data sources can help paint a picture of customers, prospects, opportunities and the shape of future business so you can plan for success. But not everyone is a data scientist who’s conversant with all the different types of data.
What 1st, 2nd and 3rd party data mean, and how to use them
Have you heard of first, second and third party data? Do you know what they are? Do you know whether or how you’re using them? And why does it matter?
Every business will be a Geodata business in 5 years
You’ll be in the thick of geodata in five years, whatever your business. That’s our confident prediction. In fact, we think it will happen much sooner than that.
Are we moving into Coruscant, MegaCity One or Dome City?
The digital future of the urban landscape and why it matters to your business
Unrealistic drivetimes threaten road safety
Every commercial business needs to set targets and measure compliance, to maximise productivity. But delivery workers are at the mercy of external factors, including highway restrictions and limits, traffic flow, rush hours, congestion and parking availability.
What’s missing from your drivetime calculations?
Calculating drivetime has critical impacts on businesses of different kinds. Which of these do you depend on drivetime insight for?
The return of the delivery bicycle
Cycling – both for work and pleasure – has been experiencing something of a renaissance in the UK in recent years, with 12% of the population cycling every week, as of 2016. And, as retro as it might sound, a growing number of businesses are rediscovering bikes as a valuable part of the logistics mix.