A Milkman’s Blog
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Grocery delivery in 2022: what’s next?
For Grocery delivery there’s nothing wrong with the plan of nurturing a short-term demand if then progressively switching into a smarter supply chain.
A tale of drones and drivers: two extremes in the last mile
It looks like Drones delivery might soon take off and yet it’s still challenging to find a way to strip waste out of other parts of the last mile. How can technology help identify and conquer opportunities for change?
4 useful tips for mastering Last Mile during Black Friday and Cyber Monday
Consumers show a clear desire for an easy and convenient experience when buying on-line. Retailers should reconsider their digital strategy and not only during seasonal peaks
Logistics firms need to get more value from their data
If you want to be the kind of business that fixes its problems proactively you need fully transparent operational data
Dark Stores & Micro Fulfilment Centers: what is the future of grocery delivery?
The buzzword for 2020 was Dark Stores, the one for 2021 is Micro Fulfilment Centers. What’s the right approach?
How technology is shaping the future of retail
Six examples of how technology is impacting retail, from virtual fitting rooms to new concepts of fulfilment
How to shape customers’ behaviour through last-mile options
Dynamic pricing is becoming an indispensable tool for shaping customers’ behaviour and gaining their loyalty at the same time
Competing on delivering new online grocery shopping experiences
Contextual personalized deliveries
are key for winning the online grocery race
The future of retail starts now!
The new retail is about everything – from inspiration and discovery, to purchase and fulfillment, all the way through to after-sales care.
Ultra-fast deliveries are burning twice as bright: will they burn half as long?
Ultra-fast delivery companies are being bought by unprofitable cash-burning unicorns. It’s hard to tell if they’re shaping the future of delivery or a transient illusion of it.
4 tips to handle peaks period planning
Peak period planning should start as soon as possible: every year peaks are higher and longer.
Here are four tips to follow so as not to be caught unprepared.
150 years of Home Delivery: how customers have conquered the forefront!
Discover how home-delivery for Retail was born and how it evolved to today’s customer-centric strategies