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Download: The 10 Articles To Get You Caught Up On Home Delivery eBook

Written by on December 21, 2015 in delivery, Reports with 0 Comments
Download: The 10 Articles To Get You Caught Up On Home Delivery eBook

Home delivery has become a hugely popular business seemingly overnight, and we know it can be hard to keep up with everything that’s happening all at once. That’s why we’ve created the 10 Articles To Get You Caught Up On Home Delivery eBook, which gives you updates on what the industry has been up to […]

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UPS Access Point protects your packages

Written by on December 11, 2015 in customer satisfaction, delivery with 0 Comments
UPS Access Point protects your packages

“It’s called the UPS Access Point program…And basically it just gives you a little bit more control over where your package is and when it is delivered.” – Vince Powell, UPS Store Owner (KATV.com) By now, everyone’s well aware of the epidemic of home delivered package thefts that has sprung up and tends to become […]

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Knock knock. Who’s there? Burger King.

Written by on December 9, 2015 in delivery, eCommerce with 0 Comments
Knock knock. Who’s there? Burger King.

“Online-apps and mobile penetration have changed the way business is being done worldwide.” – Rajeev Varman, CEO, Burger King India Are you hungry? Have you found yourself in India? If so, your options just got a little bigger. Burger King, one of the largest fast food hamburger chains in the world, has happily announced its […]

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EazeMD makes it easier to get marijuana delivered

Written by on December 8, 2015 in customer satisfaction, delivery with 0 Comments
EazeMD makes it easier to get marijuana delivered

“Need a pot prescription? EazeMD puts a physician on your phone” -Ian Bush, CBS Philly Good news for users of medical marijuana – getting your hands on some just got a lot more convenient. An app that gets medical marijuana delivered to your home now has an added featured – the ability to see a […]

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Brown University finds yet another advantage to home delivery

Written by on December 7, 2015 in delivery, fulfillment with 0 Comments
Brown University finds yet another advantage to home delivery

“Home-delivered meals provide more than nutrition and food security” -Kali Thomas, Brown University School of Public Health (EurekAlert.org) For senior citizens, loneliness can have consequences that are more than just purely mental. Studies have linked loneliness in seniors to “a greater risk for medical problems, emergency department visits, and nursing home placement” (EurekAlert.org). Both for […]

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Porch Pirates – the Scourge of Home Delivery

Written by on December 4, 2015 in delivery, lockers with 0 Comments
Porch Pirates – the Scourge of Home Delivery

“Porch piracy” is occurring around the country and is growing rapidly as shopping habits change (NOLA.com) It’s that time of the year where online shopping soars, and as it seems so do the profits of thieves snatching packages from front porches and doorsteps. These so called “porch pirates” have become the scourge of home delivery […]

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Amazon keeps its drones safe with Sense and Avoid

Written by on December 4, 2015 in delivery, technology with 0 Comments
Amazon keeps its drones safe with Sense and Avoid

“While there are many beneficial uses of these vehicles, they also have many drawbacks…For example, UAVs require involvement to ensure that the vehicles do not collide with other UAVs or other objects” (Forbes.com) Drones are the big topic in home delivery as of late, and it’s for a good reason – they’re the future of […]

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KFC Believes in Love

Written by on November 17, 2015 in delivery with 0 Comments
KFC Believes in Love

If you love fried chicken so much, why don’t you marry it? Because I can’t. And no, this is not an article about marriage equality – just a girl who loves fried chicken. Or, to be more accurate, this is an article about how KFC is doing more to make sure its loyal customers can enjoy […]

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CIBC wants to send you money

Written by on November 2, 2015 in delivery, eCommerce with 0 Comments
CIBC wants to send you money

“CIBC is helping simplify banking and travel for Canadians.” It happens to everyone – we get so excited about that upcoming vacation to a new country, or maybe we’re tasked with a last minute international trip for work, and we’re so busy with all the other matters that need to get taken care of beforehand […]

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Blue Bell rolls out potentially life-saving next-day delivery

Written by on October 30, 2015 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Blue Bell rolls out potentially life-saving next-day delivery

Feed the hordes with only a day’s notice. We’ve all been there. Suddenly the zombie invasion strikes and your home is surrounded by hordes of the undead. There’s a twist though – it’s not brains they crave. It’s ice cream. We’ve all been so terribly wrong. You only have half a pint of ice cream […]

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Walmart releases the drones! (Upon FAA approval)

Written by on October 29, 2015 in delivery, Retail, Supply Chain Management with 0 Comments
Walmart releases the drones! (Upon FAA approval)

Attack of the drones! Just kidding, they’re delivering that new book you ordered. Drones are here, and despite the occasional protest of conspiracy nuts, it doesn’t look like they’re going anywhere any time soon. Individuals have been using them for making awesome videos, grabbing insane images of wildlife, and occasionally spying on their neighbors (not […]

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Sears gives advice on final mile innovation and strategy

Written by on June 1, 2015 in delivery, Reports with 0 Comments
Sears gives advice on final mile innovation and strategy

Rhett Follman of Sears Hometown & Outlet: Final mile innovation and strategy Rhett Follman serves as the Senior Manager of Supply Chain for Sears Hometown & Outlet Stores, Inc. In this role, he is responsible for supply chain initiatives including: warehousing and fulfillment capabilities, strategic sourcing, reverse flow, supplier relationships and identifying opportunities to reduce […]

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