Why is Supply Chain Planning Essential for Any Business Growth?

Efficient supply chain and logistics systems can make or break a business. Even a minor disruption in any of the supply chain processes can affect the entire distribution. Thanks to the technological advances that we have been able to tackle most of these disruptions before they impact the price of the product or customer experience.  To understand the significance of supply chain and logistics in any business, let’s take an example. You run out of your most-selling product and have ordered the same from your supplier. However, the supplier could not process the product due a delay in the “work-in-process”…

How to select the best logistics software in Oman?

Logistics and transportation industry that contributes to around 5% to the GDP of Oman is growing at an unprecedented rate. The government of Oman has invested heavily to create world-class infrastructure and economic zones, airports, roads, warehouses to make the country as one of the top logistics hubs by 2040. At present, many businesses, including logistics companies in Oman, are facing difficulties in running their logistics operations. The main challenges include government regulations, high transportation costs, and problems with the workforce management. Logistics automation is one of the most effective solutions to these problems. However, finding the best logistics software…

Commonly Asked Questions about Delivery Management System or Software

It is undeniably true that a traditional delivery management system cannot cope with the increasing delivery-related demands and changing expectations of today’s customers. One way e-commerce, manufacturing, or any other business can meet these demands is by hiring separate teams for every task; however, it would cost a bit more. A solution that can help all types of businesses to manage their delivery operations is Delivery Management Software.  DMS or delivery management software enable businesses to find ways to reduce delivery costs, minimize delivery time, decrease operational expenses, improve operational efficiency, and increase productivity. Let’s look into the frequently asked…

A Guide to Global Logistics Terminology

Technological advancements, new market entrants, changing customer expectations, and changing business models have brought a major transformation in the logistics and supply chain industry. Logistics has always been an integral part of a business, but these changes have made it necessary to pay an undivided attention to every process of the logistics management. And to do so, it is imperative (especially if you are not using 3PL services) that you should know about every term associated with the logistics and transportation management. To know the same, you don’t have to search for every term on the world wide web as…

A complete guide to omnichannel distribution

The rising expectations of consumers and changing trends in the e-commerce industry have put businesses under the immense pressure of redefining their businesses strategies. These days, consumers want different options in terms of where, when, and how their orders will be fulfilled. To meet these expectations, retailers with both physical and online presence are forced to work in a way to look after both online and offline deliveries without increasing the cost, time, and efforts.  E-commerce retailers are now ditching their traditional delivery management ways and switching to tech-enabled platforms to deliver products anytime and anywhere. Omnichannel distribution is the…

How to improve on-demand delivery and fulfilment experience?

The constant paradigm shift in consumer expectations and behaviour has led businesses to ditch their traditional ways of work and incline towards tech-enabled platforms. Here, change in the expectations and behaviour not only means providing them a great online shopping experience, but also improving their delivery experience. Besides same-day and next-day delivery, one more trend that is creating a buzz in the industry is on-demand delivery. It would be no wrong to say that on-demand deliveries has become a part of everyday life, especially for those living in the urban areas.  There are only a few brands or enterprises that…

10 Features to Look For When Choosing the Best Transport Management Software in Bahrain

Have made all the efforts but failed to fix your transport-related problems? It could be due to the traditional transport management processes you are using. To stand out in the cutting-throat competition and to serve your customers better, it is no less than a necessity to opt for transport management software. And if you are running a business in Bahrain and looking out for a reliable and feature-rich transport software, then this article will help you to choose the best one. While selecting the best transport software in Bahrain, all you have to do is to look for the below-mentioned…

Which is the best grocery delivery management software?

Consumers shifting to online platforms to meet their day-to-day needs has changed the way businesses used to operate. Now, it has become mandatory for every business to have an online presence to reach their potential customers. The onset of the coronavirus pandemic has further boosted the trend of shopping everything, including groceries, online. Retailers like Instacart, Fresh Direct, BigBasket, Grofers, and more are witnessing an immense increase in the sales.  However, making your online grocery business successful is not a child’s play. There are ample of factors that need to be taken into consideration to delight your customers. Grocery delivery…

How to execute hyperlocal deliveries effortlessly?

The hyperlocal delivery model has gained immense popularity over the past few years. The model is suitable for the businesses that want to deliver goods directly to their customers. In hyperlocal delivery, a courier agent or rider picks up the goods from the seller and delivers it to the customer’s doorsteps. This type of model is acting not less than a boon for medicine, meat, grocery, and food delivery businesses. Some of the major aspects of the hyperlocal delivery model are service time, demand, and execution. Running hyperlocal deliveries is not a child’s play; one has to take care of…

5 Major Delivery Woes for Quick Service Restaurants (QSRs)

As per Statista, the online food delivery sector is expected to generate a revenue of USD 151,526 Million in 2021. The revenue is expected to grow at an annual growth rate (CAGR 2021-2024) of 6.36%, resulting in a projected market volume of USD 182,327 Million by 2024. Platform-to-consumer is the largest market segment with an expected market volume of  USD 79,608 Million in 2021. These figures clearly indicate that the online food delivery industry is growing at an unprecedented rate. The ongoing pandemic is the main factor behind the rapid growth of the industry and surge in the online food…