parcel delivery remains the last hurdle for #eCommerce – FedEx to deliver 7 days a week to satisfy online shoppers – and also because growth of eCommerce so strong that it does not have enough truc…

FedEx plans to deliver packages seven days a week starting next January as it tries to keep up with the continuing boom in online shopping. The company is also taking back nearly 2 million…

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WHY IT MATTERS: again and again it is clear that home delivery is the last hurdle of eCommerce. It is expensive and cumbersome. Adding an extra day by FedEx and others will not solve the core issue: low-cost fast and efficient home delivery. I keep thinking that milkman pre-defined routes with some form of robotization will be the solution. No one seems to be addressing this complex problem…

Farid Mheir
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