TITLE

Rising costs drive delivery route software

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Gary
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;8/7/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 47, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the use of technology by furniture retailers to increase the efficiencies in their delivery systems. Companies like RouteView Technologies search for ways to cut costs. Software is used by the company to track things such as the number of miles a driver must put in that day, number of hours to be worked and the time they are to be at each stop. Automated calling is also used to make sure that customers are at home to accept deliveries.
ACCESSION #
21869446

 

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