Total eCommerce sales in the U.S. rose to
The world is moving at a fast pace, and technology is the fuel that is running it. Technology claims a big part of the daily lives of consumers, and their reliance on it is undeniable. Over time, consumers have also become increasingly aware of the options available to them and demand lower prices, greater convenience, and impeccable service. Businesses are left with no other choice but to put the consumer first, and there has been an increased focus on creating agile and responsive supply chains, especially since the pandemic.
E-commerce and on-demand hyperlocal delivery services have seen exponential growth in the US retail sales in the past decade—from $165.4 billion to $517.4 billion—along with increasing pressures from the consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry. Transportation makes up 40-50 percent of the total logistics costs, and the emphasis on fleet management and transportation costs is greater than ever before.
Having sound logistics solutions in place by introducing effective dispatch planning processes and vehicle routing and scheduling can make transport management more efficient and aid businesses in gaining a competitive advantage.
With E-commerce becoming more complex, thanks to increasing customer demands, it is imperative to increase operational efficiencies across all miles.Read more
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