Multichannel retailers can make the most of their resources and intelligence to provide this unique service while keeping costs low and customer service levels high.....a Quintiq white paper.
While same-day delivery has been identified as a competitive game-changer, the wrong approach prevents retailers from cashing in on its potential. By adapting traditional delivery methods, they end up having to choose between escalating costs and unreliable service.
The right strategy and technology exists. It helps retailers offer cost-effective, reliable same day service by:
- Optimising all existing resources, including vehicles, drivers and distribution centres.
- Allocating delivery slots dynamically based of forecast orders
- Influencing customer demand to obtain more efficient routes