The growing demand for eCommerce and rising consumer expectations have placed additional pressure on retailers to expedite delivery without increasing costs. This has brought renewed attention to order fulfillment, especially last mile delivery. With venture capitalist startups changing the labor market as we know it and contributing to the rise of the gig economy, there has been a profound technological shift in crowdsourced model to augment last mile delivery services.
With the growing consumer demands for faster fulfillment and the need to move more products at a faster pace, last mile logistics is finally in a position to become part of this push toward faster fulfillment. Among millennials, customers are currently willing to pay a premium of up to 30-percent more for same-day delivery. Through the amplified usage of sophisticated technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT), smart sensors, and others, end-users can now successfully track shipments in real-time and receive SMS alerts, email notifications, and even Google notifications for every movement a shipment makes.
To help leaders navigate through the list of last mile delivery service providers, our panel comprising CEOs, CIOs, VCs, industry analysts, and the editorial board of Retail Tech Insights has narrowed down the top service providers in this landscape that exhibit competence in delivering robust last mile delivery services and innovations. Equipped with innovative technological capabilities, these enlisted service providers are transforming the last mile delivery paradigm at the cloverleaf of various disruptive technologies. Besides, the magazine comprises insights from subject-matter experts, CIOs, and CXOs in the retail sector on the latest industry trends, best practices, recent innovations, and highlights their expertise. We hope this issue of Retail Tech Insights helps you build the partnership you and your organization need to foster an environment driven by robust and efficient technology.
We present to you Retail Tech Insights’ “Top 10 Last Mile Delivery Service Companies - 2021.