The Challenges of Same Day Delivery Routing
Just Like Next Day Service With the Process Speeded Up? Think Again! The demand for fast response in urban deliveries has never been higher. Under the restrictions of Covid-19 lockdown, consumers have had to find new ways to access products they need fast.
This Is No Time For Delivery Address Mistakes
With Demand for Home and B2B Delivery Through the Roof, Getting it Right First Time is Critical for Couriers and Drivers to Keep up With Customer Needs
Logistics Motivations During The Virus - The Swing Between 'Just Get It Done' and Efficiency
The Coronavirus crisis has shown a marked swing in the motivation of logistics companies to just get the job done at any cost. After all, lives have been at stake, not to mention the survival of businesses, so this is to be expected and indeed applauded. But it marks a big shift from the standard supply chain mantra of “efficiency, efficiency, efficiency”.
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.
Understanding Electric Scooter Demand with Geospatial Data
Electric Scooters are increasingly becoming a common sight in cities around the world. Considered to offer an affordable, quick & eco-friendly form of last mile transportation, their popularity is on the rise. Effective use of data can help guide policy making and let cities steer towards good public outcomes through thoughtful, responsive oversight.
Logistics and the Fourth Industrial Revolution
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is real and it’s already dawned. This is a seismic shift for societies and economies because it’s not just about one new technology. In fact, it’s many transformative advances coming together all at once, creating a perfect storm of opportunity… and challenge.
The Amazing World of Postcodes
Postcodes are so commonplace now that we never consider how important they actually are. The fastest and most reliable way of getting to a destination or sending mail in the UK is by including a postcode. Without a postcode, things would be a lot harder.
The Future of Urban Logistics
Congestion, fuel consumption, pollution, the environment, consumer demands, urban design, safety, convenience, virtualisation and population growth are just some of the current and future agendas that are fundamentally changing urban logistics. How is the industry evolving?
Are You in a Data Democracy or a Data Dynasty?
Facebook, Amazon, Apple and others are not really in the business of social communication or e-tail, they’re in the business of data. They’re growing their power base because of the vast amounts of private data they collect about their users and can monetise through advertising, promotion and targeting on their own platforms, however the governance for online data collection is rapidly evolving.