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ROI of Route Optimization SoftwareTips & Know-How

The Complete Guide to Calculating ROI of Route Optimization Software

Calculating the ROI of route optimization software is key to understanding its value to your business and whether the investment is worth it.
Michaela Ivanova
March 12, 2024
Delivery Route Optimization GuideTechnologyEverything You Need to Know About Delivery Route Optimization
This guide explains what route optimization is, how it works, and what are the best route optimization methods and apps.
Michaela Ivanova
May 28, 2024
reasons for e-commerce returnsIndustry Trends5 Common Reasons for eCommerce Returns
Тop reasons for e-commerce returns include product or quality issues, size/fit problems, buyer's remorse, and delivery complications.
Michaela Ivanova
May 16, 2024
how to plan delivery routesTips & Know-HowHow to Plan Delivery Routes in 2024 [Free Tools Included]
Manual route planning, Google Maps and route optimization software are among the most common route planning methods.
Michaela Ivanova
May 10, 2024
best tookan alternativesTechnologyBest Tookan Alternatives for Last Mile Delivery [2024]
Compared to Tookan, Ufleet offers better flexibility and richer functionality. The other alternatives include Routific, Onfleet and Circuit.
Michaela Ivanova
April 29, 2024
TechnologyBest Routific Alternatives in 2024 for Route Optimization
Compared to Routific, Ufleet offers better customer communication functionality, more affordable and transparent pricing, and greater operational control.
Michaela Ivanova
April 23, 2024
benefits of route optimization softwareTechnology5 Game-Changing Benefits of Route Optimization Software
Route optimization software significantly improves the bottom line by reducing costs, improving customer satisfaction, and lowering carbon emissions.
Michaela Ivanova
March 20, 2024
real-time delivery tracking is a mustIndustry TrendsReal-Time Delivery Tracking is No Longer a Luxury in 2024
Real-time delivery tracking emerges as a critical solution, bridging the gap between customer expectation and reality.
Michaela Ivanova
February 27, 2024
The Ultimate Guide to Picking Route Optimization SoftwareTechnologyThe Ultimate Guide to Picking Route Optimization Software
Picking route optimization software is more than ticking feature boxes. It's about making a strategic decision for your business's future.
Michaela Ivanova
February 6, 2024
in-house vs third-party deliveryTips & Know-HowIn-House vs Third-Party Delivery: Pros and Cons
Choosing between in-house and third-party delivery is a difficult choice. To choose wisely, it’s crucial to evaluate your business needs, resources, and goals.
Michaela Ivanova
January 29, 2024
sales and returns from 2023 holiday shoppingIndustry TrendsSales and Returns: Insights from 2023 Holiday Shopping
Despite inflation and rising interest rates, sales during the 2023 holiday season were high. This also resulted in a high number of returns.
Michaela Ivanova
January 23, 2024
sustainable delivery in e-commerceTips & Know-How7 Methods for Sustainable Delivery in E-Commerce
Route optimization, eco-friendly packaging, and alternative delivery methods are key to achieving sustainable delivery.
Michaela Ivanova
January 18, 2024
ai trends in e-commerceIndustry Trends10 AI Trends That Will Revolutionize E-Commerce in 2024
From personalized recommendations to inventory management and predictive analytics, AI is reshaping every aspect of the e-commerce experience.
Michaela Ivanova
January 1, 2024
Industry TrendsWhat Are Gen Z Shopping Habits: Exclusive Insights for 2024
With over 60% of Gen Z preferring online shopping, it's clear that their digital-first approach is reshaping retail.
Michaela Ivanova
December 14, 2023
Tips & Know-How7 Ways to Reduce Carbon Emissions in Logistics in 2024
Logistics contribute to a huge part of global carbon emissions. The result is a growing pressure towards decarbonization and ESG practices.
Michaela Ivanova
November 21, 2023
amazon online grocery is now available to non-prime membersIndustry TrendsAmazon Expands Grocery Delivery to Non-Prime Members
Amazon will provide grocery delivery and free pickup services to non-Prime members nationwide. The service will be available through Amazon Fresh.
Michaela Ivanova
November 11, 2023
gen z expects from e-commerceIndustry TrendsWhat Gen Z Expects from E-commerce Retailers
Online retailers might feel overwhelmed when it comes to keeping up with the latest e-commerce trends. Especially when targeting Gen Z.
Michaela Ivanova
November 2, 2023
why is last mile expensiveTips & Know-HowWhy Is Last-Mile Delivery So Expensive
Dense urban areas, the surge in e-commerce, high customer expectations, and vehicle maintenance are among the factors that drive last-mile costs up.
Michaela Ivanova
October 19, 2023
how to delivery baked goodsTips & Know-How5 Tips on How to Keep Baked Goods Fresh and Intact Upon Delivery
The right packaging materials, timely delivery, clear instructions, and separation of flavours and allergen products are essential elements for success.
Michaela Ivanova
October 12, 2023
how to ship cakesTips & Know-HowFrom Oven to Doorstep: The Art of Shipping Cakes with Care
Temperature control, base stabilization and choosing a proper box are among the factors for success.
Michaela Ivanova
October 5, 2023

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