Great route plans only go so far. Effective fleet operations require the flexibility to adjust and respond to the day-to-day realities once vehicles leave the depot and execute on the road. Route performance vs. plan should be measured continuously to achieve maximum productivity, meet customer expectations, and support continuous improvement. At-stop activities like proof of delivery (POD) also need to be effectively tracked and integrated in real-time to back-end systems. Descartes’ Route Execution solutions unite the planned with the on-road and the at-stop route and driver feedback and vehicle data to help keep plans on track.
Descartes’ Route Execution solution benefit-driven capabilities include: