What does it matter that it is super easy to shop online if the logistics and transport management is for the birds? In 2011, Alibaba’s Jack Ma decided to try to tackle something Amazon’s Jeff Bezos has not been able to do: crack the logistics code. The result of his endeavor is Cainiao, which is definitely a feather in Jack Ma’s cap.
Scientists at Chalmers Industrial Technology and VTI, with the support of CargoSpace24, LogTrade, and nine other major actors in the industry, will try to find a smart way to solve the dilemma that occurs when delivery trucks are forced to drive with “air” as their cargo.
Why are you not managing your in- and out-bound deliveries from the Canary Islands? Probably because you do not want to work while you are on vacation. But did you know that there are at least four reasons why it is good to be able to print shipping labels, or transport labels, from far (far) away?
This is how you minimize, for example, the number of incoming inquiries to the warehouse. Three ways to give your customers, and your customers’ customers, improved service with the help of distribution data.
The dog food in the pantry will never run out; the spare parts the contractor will need during the day will lie waiting in his work truck every morning, but no one has made an order. Science fiction? Absolutely not. It will soon be ancient history.
Well-functioning construction logistics has always been crucial to you as a building material supplier. But the demands for more efficient deliveries are growing fast today. However, meeting customer demands for improved service while at the same time creating more efficient construction logistics flows do not have to be that difficult.