Route Optimiser Strategy Edition (SaaS)
Route Optimiser routing and planning software enables companies to schedule and plan their routes for all their vehicles and drivers in the most optimal way.
The additional Strategy features will calculate the optimal location for your depots. This is most often used when reviewing a logistics operation, preparing a company merger or when an increase in volume is expected.
Route Optimiser Strategy Edition will calculate the most optimal locations with the best cost savings without compromising operational efficiency.
How the solution benefits your business:
- Cut transport costs by up to 25%
- Improve strategic decision making, enabling operational expansion
- Improve overall fleet efficiency by identifying the most effective use of resources
- Reduce your carbon footprint and ensure fuel efficiency across the whole operation
- Raise customer service levels and reduce distance travelled
How Route Optimiser Strategy software works
Route Optimiser Strategy software is highly configurable and has the versatility to handle the widest range of transport operations. Strategy Edition will:
- Review all current strategies within your overall operation
- Analyse future growth or other changes
- Provide location ranking and isochrone generation to inform you of the optimal location for depots
The results will be geographically feasible to advise of the locations with the best cost savings to your business to improve current operations or assist your expansion, without compromising operational efficiency.
What Our Customers Have to Say
“Simba, part of the Pepsico Group, are South Africas premier supplier of crisps. Simba found themselves in a situation where they had limited control over vehicles, the potential to add routes as a result of increased sales and therefore an increase in capital expenditure – so they chose LogiX!! Ernest Smith, National Sales Productivity Manager, said: “During our recent peak season we didn't have to hire any additional vehicles to cope with the increased loads. An indication of proper route engineering. Our return on investment has been an overwhelming 700% over a very short period. Most other software packages would only provide us with scheduling functionality whereas the solution provided by DPS and the local representative addressed our particular needs.””
“Johan Grobler, Contract Manager for Unitrans Freight and Logistics says: "LogiX is useful for our daily scheduling of multidrop deliveries, which we make using about 30 trucks at a time. It is especially beneficial to us and our customer as it and offers both efficient vehicle and load capacity utilisation. For us the system is tremendously quick, efficient and cost effective. Since moving over to this system our customer has reacted extremely positively. In addition we maintain high customer service levels and in turn they also enjoy increased efficiencies." PlanLogiX assists at Unitrans Johannesburg Cross Dock As a result of implementing PlanLogiX in an operational environment for dailing scheduling at their Johannesburg Cross Dock operation, Unitrans can definitely see improvements across their business. The system has given Unitrans a clearer picture of how many vehicles to bring into the scheduling picture, according to Unitrans' manager Trevor Lai-Foy. In addition to finding the shortest route PlanLogiX shedules different products onto available vehicles to ensure all orders scheduled are delivered within a specific time frame.”
“Fred Theart, Contract Supervisor for Tydstroom Durbanville says: "The LogiX system is extremely helpful to Unitrans customers on a daily basis. In fact, the Unitrans credo of striving to be the most innovative provider of supply chain solutions in partnership with their customers is underscored by the use of the system. It allows us to print out trip sheets that we hand to our drivers so that they follow the process that our customers prefer."”
“Callie Herbst, Logistics Manager, Agrinet says: "It is definitely a time and money saving system – our vehicles spend less hours a day travelling therefore doing fewer kilometres than before, which directly impacts our bottom line by dramatically saving on fuel costs."”