Pepsi Beverages is the latest company to join the Urban Freight Lab, a public-private partnership working to streamline the delivery process.
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"Rethinking how to use the load/unload space is now necessary," says Barbara Ivanov.
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Barbara Ivanov, director of an urban-freight lab at the University of Washington, said delivery companies won’t be able to add enough trucks during peak hours in congested cities, “it’s impossible to fit them in.”
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"Delivery services can be better — they can put lots of stuff in one vehicle, do one delivery route, and hit lots of homes," Anne Goodchild said.
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Urban Freight Lab director Barbara Ivanov comments on Amazon's latest efforts to speed up package delivery.