The pandemic has changed the face of the logistics industry and last-mile delivery is booming like never before. Even with things returning to normal, the huge influx in home deliveries is nowhere near over.

Did You Know?

In 2020, retail e-commerce sales worldwide amounted to

4.28 trillion US dollars.

and e-retail revenues are projected to grow to

5.4 trillion US dollars in 2022. - Statista

E-commerce revenue in the United States was no less than

431.6 billion U.S dollars.

By 2025, the revenue will increase to

563.4 billion dollars. - Statista

Last-mile delivery is the most inefficient process of the entire supply chain, according to

59%

United States

78%

Canada

of transport and logistics (T&L) companies - GlobeNewsWire

The Challenges in Last-Mile Logistics

According to a report published in September 2021, one of the biggest challenges in last-mile delivery in the US is delivery costs. Others have a share of thf2ee pie as well.

Biggest challenge for logistics providers n last mile delivery in the United States in 20202

The Challenges in Last-Mile Logistics

Source: (Bloomberg; Statista estimates; BlueYonder; MSN)

Areas of Focus

Increased delivery options

Increased delivery options

Sustainability

Sustainability

Visibility

Visibility

Speed

Speed

Smart Delivery

Smart Delivery

Which areas of the last mile do you think will be the most important in between 2020 and 2023?

Which areas of the last mile do you think will be the most important in between 2020 and 2023?

Source: (Supply Chain Last Mile Report 2020)

Why consider route optimization?

  • Reduces operational costs
  • Improves working conditions for drivers
  • Saves time and money
  • Reduces carbon emissions
  • Fewer delays or missed deliveries
  • Improves customer satisfaction

Locus delivery logistics software aids B2B businesses in maximizing productivity and enhancing visibility through automated logistics planning. Click here to learn more about what we have to offer.

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How can Locus help manage your logistics?

  • Locus’ proprietary geocoding engine converts the fuzziest of the addresses into precise geographical coordinates thereby helping your on-ground executives locate addresses easily.
  • Digitize all your operational variables such as fleets, delivery persons, etc to come up with the best route plan every day.
  • Track your orders in real-time with the Locus Live Dashboard. Locus’ last-mile delivery app Locus On The Road (LOTR) helps delivery partners process orders.
  • Visualize and tweak your scheduled plans via three key metrics— geography, time, & vehicle(fleet)—with a birds-eye view of your entire operations.
  • Build your own reports and analyze important parameters that you need to make key decisions.

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$100 M+
Logistics costs reduced
100+ Years
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6300 + Tonnes
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