last mile

Automotive Startup's Bike-Lane Robots Could Help More Retailers Enable Last-Mile Delivery

Refraction AI hopes to help retailers like grocers enable better last-mile delivery service with its pint-size autonomous vehicles, which are small enough to fit on the side of the road, but fast enough to join traffic

Features An Electric Scooter Company Makes The Case For Ownership In A Ride-Share Economy

PSFK scores an inside look at Boosted, an electric vehicle ecomm disrupting the current rideshare and rental transportation trends, providing urban commuters with a more reliable last-mile alternative

Delivery & Logistics Walmart, Target Collaborate With FedEx To Offer Autonomous Same-Day Delivery

FedEx is enabling autonomous delivery via robotic vehicles for the brick-and-mortar outposts of the big-box retailers, catering to rising consumer expectations for speedy service

Analysis Interview: How Shipsi Helps Retailers Of All Sizes Compete With Quick Holiday Shipping

Shipsi founder, Chelsie Lee tells PSFK how she helps small businesses and independent retailers offer agile shipping solutions and excellent customer service for holiday shoppers amid rising consumer demand for efficient, seamless experiences

Fashion & Apparel Brooks Brothers To Optimize Delivery By Using Stores As Warehouses

The men's apparel brand is aiming to improve its last-mile delivery options by implementing new software to tap the inventory of all of its stores countrywide, shortening delivery time and offering in-store pickup

Video Last-Mile Delivery Debrief Webinar Video

PSFK President of Research & Strategy Scott Lachut and Strategist Conner Dial  explore how innovative brands and retailers are eliminating time-consuming supply chain hierarchies, consolidating communication and inventory across channels and leveraging data-enabled technologies

Post Purchase Service & Support Last-Mile Delivery Co Uses Cloud-Based Routing To Optimize Delivery Service

Thanks to WorkWave's routing APIs, Milkman was able to improve its delivery, strategizing routes to reduce time and eliminating errors to enable faster and more flexible service

Food & Beverage Future Walmart Shoppers Might Receive Their Groceries Via Driverless Delivery

The American mega retailer is aiming to dominate the future of on-demand delivery, rivaling last-mile efforts from competitors like Amazon with tests of autonomous grocery delivery that could democratize the service for the mainstream

Retail PSFK’s Guide To Anytime, Anywhere Fulfillment: The Last-Mile Delivery Debrief

Our newest debrief shows how brands and companies can reroute their supply chain to be lean, agile and responsive to consumer delivery expectations

Retail Watch: Last-Mile Delivery Debrief Video

In our latest webinar, PSFK President of Research & Strategy Scott Lachut and Strategist Conner Dial  explore how innovative brands and retailers are eliminating time-consuming supply chain hierarchies, consolidating communication and inventory across channels and leveraging data-enabled technologies