TITLE

Dumping money into delivery

AUTHOR(S)
Niederkohr, Tschanen
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Aftermarket Business;Jun2007, Vol. 117 Issue 6, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how warehouse distributors (WDs) and jobbers are trying to find solutions to circumvent the rising delivery costs. The vehicle's maintenance, insurance, gas and the driver's salary are included in the price of driving the vehicle on road. However, the price cannot be passed onto the customers due to competition. WDs and jobber owners always try to lower the overhead costs. Some jobbers and WDs are moving away from delivering but many are still offering this service.
ACCESSION #
25485230

 

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