How Route Optimization Software Improves
Last-Mile Delivery in Southeast Asia
Hidayat is en-route to deliver a parcel.
The address reads:
Selular Shop, Mall Kelapa Gading 3,Jakarta Utara
Hidayat rechecks the address, looks for a street name or a house number. Nothing!!!
Hidayat is confused. His delivery is going to be late.
There are a lot of Hidayats facing similar issues every day in Southeast Asia.
- Fuzzy, unambiguous addresses
- Complex geographical terrains
- Poor logistics infrastructure
- On-ground delivery restrictions
What makes it more complex?
- Market competition is forever increasing
- Customer demands are dynamic
- Effective Last-mile delivery is a must
How Route Optimizationsolves the problem
Accurate geocoding and address detection
Optimal fleet mix and route planning
Intelligent clubbing of orders
Control tower applications providing predictive alerts on delays, vehicle breakdowns, etc.
Reduced turnaround time for the customer by optimizing last-mile operations
Prediction of time windows of delivery, thereby increasing first attempt delivery
Digitization of delivery processes using Electronic proof of delivery (EPOD)
Fitting more deliveries in a day by minimizing driving hours with more efficient routes