WHY VISIBILITY OVER DOWNSTREAM PARTNERS MATTERS

No one likes paperwork One of the major headaches with downstream partners is gathering, organising, and reconciling the delivery confirmation paperwork. This alone can take up a considerable amount of resources, runs the risk of human error, and delays time to arrange payments. Perhaps even worse, if your subcontractors are sending you confirmations via email, […]





HOW TO SUCCESSFULLY EMBRACE TECHNOLOGIES INSIDE YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN

Are you concerned your competitors are successfully leveraging technology in their supply chain? Technologies like AI, big data, augmented reality are not just buzzwords and they are driving value. So how exactly do these technologies translate into tangible results for your company? WHY ADOPT DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES? In a recent research paper “Digitalisation in Procurement and […]





PEOPLE DON’T BUY TECHNOLOGY, THEY BUY VISIBILITY

Earlier this year, the University of Melbourne, in collaboration with the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS), released their Digitisation in Procurement & Supply 2020 report.   “The new wave of digital technologies is enabling efficiency, agility and responsiveness to the changing demands presented by customers and consumers.”   Many of the loudest voices […]



TOP TIPS FOR COURIER AND DELIVERY

5 TOP TIPS FOR COURIER & DELIVERY START-UPS IN 2020

5 Top Tips For Courier & Delivery Start-Ups in 2020   With the eCommerce revolution in full swing, exciting opportunities are opening up for people to enter the Logistics industry as courier companies, or “last mile” operators.  With traditional retail peaks like Black Friday and Christmas being joined by their younger siblings Cyber Monday, and […]



AI and automatic

UNDERSTANDING AI & AUTOMATION

In this technological era it is important to understand what things like automation and artificial intelligence (AI) are, but equally what they are not.   AI enables us to make smarter decisions, based on a huge range of data sets. Yojee software pulls driver data, route data, package size, package weight, commit times for pick […]



14% OF PARCELS GET LOST

14% OF PARCELS GET LOST, AND SCHOOL CAMP CAN FIX IT

“Problems included unreasonable delay (23%), a missing parcel or failure to deliver (14%)” Jemma Castle – Choice. While the above was a survey of just over 1000 Australians, it’s jaw-dropping in its findings, yet probably not shocking to the average parcel recipient. Unfortunately, very few have insights into why this happens, and very few logistics […]





EMBRACING CHANGE IN THE MODERN WORLD

The world is changing, and it’s technology’s fault! Having food delivered from any/every restaurant you want used to be the exclusive preserve of those lucky enough to be able to afford a butler and/or maid to go out and fetch it. Same day delivery of clothing purchases (whether online or otherwise) used to be a […]



E-COMMERCE PAVING THE WAY FOR SAME DAY DELIVERY

E-COMMERCE PAVING THE WAY FOR SAME DAY DELIVERY

The E-commerce era has drastically changed the way legacy logistics companies operate. It has created new delivery expectations such as on-demand delivery, next day delivery, and pick up stations, and every year these expectations change. Gone are the days where delivery within a week was something special, with Amazon paving the way for same day […]