As more and more customers hop online to make purchases, store isles are emptier than usual. But surely, this isn’t a death sentence for supermarkets?

The noble brick-and-mortar stores cannot vanish just like that. For supermarkets to survive and thrive there needs to be flexibility and innovation in the way sales are made.

Delivery dash

Delivery dash

Supermarkets in the US and all over the world have turned to home delivery to keep up with growing demands in the past year. Customers can place an order via their app, website, and even Whatsapp.

Making click-and-collect the thing of the future

As multiple retail stores adopt the click-and-collect method, pick-up can be made into a complete experience in itself. It can be a place where the customer can buy a drink or a takeout meal before scooting off.

Making click-and-collect the thing of the future
Loyalty matters

Loyalty matters

Even though E-commerce has taken off like never before, there are those who remain loyal to traditional shops. Retail giants, with their long history of real-world trading, have spent years earning the trust of customers which is hard to match.

Tech to the rescue

Technology can help to cut costs, eliminate specific steps completely so stores can operate better and smarter. Machine learning algorithms can make managing stock easier, and virtual shelves can come into play, seriously cutting down on labor costs and effort

Tech to the rescue

Befriending Logistics

Logistics tools can help supermarkets meet increased demands in online orders and execute same-day deliveries with ease:

Automated Dispatch Planning

Automated Dispatch Planning

Plan on-demand daily despatches efficiently with advanced route optimization solutions.

Accurate Geocoding and Optimal Routing

Accurate Geocoding and Optimal Routing

Convert physical addresses into exact location points on the map. Create the shortest route to steer on-ground traffic.

Real-Time Visibility

Real-Time Visibility

Ensure transparency and avoid unnecessary delays in delivery.

Location Intelligence

Smart-Rider Allocation

Assign the right rider for every task by taking into account the rider’s skill sets, work-time restrictions, and area preferences.

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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
Planning time saved
6300 + Tonnes
GHG emissions reduced

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