Locus Identified as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner® Hype Cycle™ for Supply Chain Execution Technologies, 2023 report.
We are pleased to announce that Gartner® has included Locus as a Sample Vendor for Last-Mile Delivery (LMD) solutions in their Hype Cycle™ 2023 for Supply Chain Execution Technologies report. This is the consecutively the second such mention. Previously, Locus was also mentioned as a Representative Vendor in the 2022 Gartner® Market Guide for Last-Mile […]
Supply chain management involves the transportation of freight between locations, and load matching is a small but critical aspect that drives supply chain efficiency. Load matching can be understood as the pairing of freight with the most suitable transportation carriers. If done right, load matching means better resource optimization, cost reduction, streamlined operations, and ultimately, […]
As the world continues to embrace the convenience of doorstep deliveries, the food industry has caught up with the trend—projecting a market volume of $1.65 trillion by 2027. Busy lifestyles, remote work setups, and urbanization, all create the desire for time-saving solutions leading to a surge in demand for convenient food delivery services. Consequently, dark […]
In the fast-paced world of last-mile delivery, a hidden culprit often goes unnoticed: vehicle idling. Leaving engines running while vehicles are stationary may seem harmless, but it comes at a high cost to the environment and businesses’ bottom line. This blog explores the concept of vehicle idling in last-mile delivery, its consequences, and why it […]
Gartner Supply Chain Symposium/Xpo™ 2023 Highlights: A Human-Centric Approach to Unlocking Productivity
In the Gartner Supply Chain Symposium, industry analysts and speakers shared their perspectives on logistics automation, last-mile optimization and AI.
Line haul transportation involves the movement of goods like raw materials or finished products between distribution hubs, warehouses, or transportation hubs.
Logistics management involves the efficient and effective coordination of various tasks related to the transportation, storage, and delivery of goods.
Implementing an efficient system for returns management can turn reverse logistics challenges into a competitive advantage to drive growth for your business.