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Parcel consolidation: The answer to last-mile logistics woes


A joint research by TCS and Carnegie Mellon University


  • Leading carriers are experiencing high demand for last-mile deliveries that account for 53% of logistics costs.
  • TCS’ joint research with Carnegie Mellon University on parcel consolidation explores combining multiple shipments in a single delivery to effectively solve the challenges in last-mile deliveries.
  • The benefits include game-changing cost-savings, multi-weekday delivery, enhanced environmental benefits, reduced failed deliveries, and curbed labor shortages.