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The Dispatcher: Issue 6

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How Location Intelligence Enhances The Customer Experience

Location intelligence, when combined with the vast amounts of operational and customer data owned by most retailers, delivers greater efficiencies and levels of customer experience that were previously unattainable.

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Amazon Is Now Texting Arrival Times For Package Deliveries — Here's How It Works

Amazon has started texting customers to let them know what time their packages will arrive.

The text notifications are still in testing phase, so they aren't available to all customers, an Amazon spokesperson told Business Insider.

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Chains Start Charging More For Delivery Orders

Restaurants raise prices for delivery as providers ease requirements and say they've had little pushback from customers. 

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4/20 Broke Marijuana Delivery Websites Everywhere

April 20 - or 4/20 as it's commonly referred to - is undoubtedly the marijuana industry's biggest day. So it's no surprise that a lot of weed was bought, sold and smoked last Saturday. But even though licensed retailers and couriers knew there would be a huge spike in cannabis purchases last weekend, many couldn't supply enough weed to meet consumer demand. 

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Domino's Leaning On Fortressing To Improve Delivery, Not Third-Party Aggregators

"What happens when you have a service failure?" he said. "Who is to blame?"

With 62% of diners blaming both restaurants and delivery companies for bad business, it makes sense that third-party delivery is just a risk Domino's isn't willing to take. 

The Dispatcher: Issue 5

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Wary of Third-Party Delivery, Some Restaurateurs Say, 'It's a Parasitic Relationship.' 

Unlike an increasing number of casual restaurant owners in Pittsburgh, Sonja Finn is fending off food-delivery companies because they undercut the very reason she opened Dinette.

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Tips to Crafting a Winning Delivery Strategy


L.E.K Consulting recently released a report predicting delivery sales would grow at more than three times the rate of on-premises revenue through 2023.

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The Last Mile


In the world of e-commerce, customers want two things: faster shipping times and cheaper prices. As companies compete along these two metrics, squeezed margins force new innovations in efficiency. 

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Autonomous Food Deliveries (And Robots) Put To The Test

The last mile can be vexing for firms aiming to get their products in the hands of consumers. For food companies, the logistics of the last 10 feet can prove a challenge as well.

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Swift Tip: Add Custom Proof of Delivery Fields

Do you need additional information from your customers or drivers as the order is being completed?

 We can help you add these custom fields, such as "# of Boxes" or "POD Name".