Logistics Showcase: Rising to the same-day delivery challenge

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Date/Time
Thursday, November 30, 2017 2:00PM

Moderator
Bob Trebilcock, Editorial Director, Supply Chain Management Review

Panelists
Robert Oliver, Solution Architect, Quintiq

Today’s delivery puzzles are very different than traditional DC to store or warehouse to DC puzzles. It’s not just the shorter timeframe for delivery; the basic requirements are significantly different and more complex as well.

This means that legacy route planning and dispatch systems aren’t up to the task. Some challenges with the new same-day delivery world:

  • Orders added to the mix continuously
  • Many types of product moves: store or DC to customer, DC to store for pickup, store-to-store for pickup, and more
  • Customer satisfaction demands accurate continuously updated delivery status


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