The growth of e-commerce and the trend towards more flexible and smaller orders is a challenge for all transport companies and for urban communities. The increase of these volumes and delivery vehicles is putting pressure on inner-city traffic routes and capacities.
To keep the service level promised to their customers, retail, postal and express companies have to adapt their delivery strategies to meet efficiency and sustainable objectives. A fine granulated network of warehouses, micro hubs, pick up & drop off locations, capacity and resources planning is required, to cover the expected service demand and keep costs under control.
In this episode, learn how Dassault Systèmes enables customer and urban agglomerations to:
By digitalizing operations, firms can connect the dots between people, data and processes to optimize the planning process across the supply chain. This way, planners gain full visibility of key performance indicators and a single source of truth across their networks, which results in a faster, more cost-efficient and agile supply chain – and more satisfied customers and citizens.