According to Boston Consulting Group (cf the post “Same-day”, niche or market? [delivery]) the same-day-delivery service is a niche concerning urban and dense areas. This Monocle’s article gives differents urban experiences.
In Paris, the Star’s Service’s delivery vans display this logo, praising their “last mile” expertise : … a crucial point for the tomorrow’s logistic.
– Mark & Spencer is reconsidering its logistics strategy by opening a new distribution center in London gateway. “As we become an international, multichannel retailer, London Gateway will help us become more efficient by cutting costs and locating our supply chain closer to our stores and our
international markets » says M&S CEO.
– “Special delivery ” Monocle – November 2012
– “Marks & Spencer announces plans for major new distribution center at DP World London Gateway”- REP – 10 June 2013 – Pdf