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Gearing Up for Peak Season: Critical Last-Mile Delivery // Total Retail
Customer experience is a critical component to peak season success.
Road safety is a growing concern as autonomous vehicles for last mile delivery is expected to reach $3 Billion by 2030.
What is inventory localization and why is it the key to an omni-channel shopping experience? How does final mile delivery enable maximum inventory optimization?
Read how alternative energy infrastructure impacts transportation.
Read how Kroger, Walmart and Shein are using micro-fulfillment, deliver from stores and expansion of warehouses to strategically reduce their delivery times.
By outsourcing all their final mile delivery, Peloton is expected to cut their total delivery costs by 50%. With inflation rising, outsourcing your final mile delivery is becoming more and more popular.
Although demand has slowed because of economic concerns (inflation, interest rates, etc.), parcel delivery surcharges for peak season will remain high.