26 Sep '17, 8am

Cities need sustainable goods delivery plans

Executing logistics operations can seem boring to those not directly involved: When it works, it is boring. Goods are picked (from fields or warehouse shelves), packaged, shipped and delivered to the loading docks of a business or a person's front door. When clicking the infamous e-commerce "buy" button, most people don’t think about what has to happen next. At least they don’t think about it until they’re stuck behind a delivery truck that’s double-parked on a city street while the driver unloads crates of vegetables for tonight’s two-star meal or carries packages into an apartment building. While sitting in a single passenger vehicle and fuming at a branded roadblock, drivers rarely connect the dots between their expectations and what it takes to meet them. Many cities have developed strategies to move people more efficiently and safely within the urban environment. Much...

Full article: https://www.greenbiz.com/article/cities-need-sustainable-...

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