Geoplan provides B&Q with In-Store Bespoke Postcode Maps, in support of the home delivery service.Find out more
The B&Q network encompasses a wide range of customer delivery solutions, including single unit deliveries through to complex deliveries involving a variety of products with different source locations.
They invest heavily in the delivery planning process and required support and solutions to help streamline the process.
"We are extremely happy with the Geoplan in-store delivery maps and are impressed with the quality of service that Geoplan provides. Geoplan is committed to understanding and supporting our business needs. "
Tony Waddy - Store Delivery Manager - B&Q
In Store Delivery Planning - Following a live trial,Geoplan presented a solution that would enable the in-store operators to automatically allocate customer deliveries, with the system considering the optimum vehicle capacity and location.
Optimisation of Store Based Vehicle Fleet - Geoplan presented a Delivery Optimisation Solution to B&Q, which enables the optimisation of deliveries and route scheduling of the actual day-to day delivery operation based upon weight, store location and order location.
Hermes opted for a Web-Based Mapping Solution which allows the creation, viewing, organisation and management of courier rounds.
Geoplan mapping data was integrated with an innovative, highly scalable cloud platform used to locate and describe addresses with rooftop level accuracy.
The creation of a bespoke Mapping Bridge Tool provided TNT Express with a means of planning and adjusting delivery rounds, using a standardised approach.