Efficient Delivery Logistics for Urban Environments
Homer focuses on areas with large demands for delivered items, and then uses software to make the delivery fulfillment as efficient as possible. Through advanced order assignment methods, Homer provides delivery solutions that are both faster and cheaper than the current methods available ranging from FedEx to Amazon to Postmates.
Currently, Homer is focusing on the restaurant industry where Homer’s technology and delivery infrastructure provide an outsourced delivery solution to restaurants. Food delivery occurs at an incredibly high frequency and volume in urban environments, and Homer’s software allows for a centralized delivery infrastructure to support multiple merchants/restaurants in an area simultaneously. By not focusing on consumer ordering, and just specializing in rapid response delivery logistics, our fleet utilizations and response times are an order of magnitude better than other platforms or systems, and our delivery volumes are surging.
- blogs.wsj.com* Yuliya Chernova * Biography * CONNECT * Biography Most restaurants that do delivery employ their own staff for the task. But some in Manhattan have begun…