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September 8th, 2016

Logistics, or the coexistence of man and robot at the time of e-commerce

Antonio Perini, CEO and founder at Milkman

“The world of warehouses, forklifts, and brown overalls, that back-room, blokey, almost forgotten world has been changed forever and thrust into the strategic limelight.” This excerpt from Sean Fleming’s last editorial for eDelivery underlines how the digital disruption has entered …

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March 16th, 2016

Last mile, or the “holy grail” of the new millennium

Antonio Perini, CEO and founder at Milkman

Many people ask us: why has the last mile (the last stretch of home delivery, the one that brings products to your home) become a topic of conversation not only for insiders but also among the general public? Just imagine: …

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January 27th, 2016

The not-so-hidden charm of logistics

Antonio Perini, CEO and founder of Milkman

“Logistics is not sexy”: we hear this all the time. “You don’t sell evening gowns or futuristic gadgets, you do home deliveries,” goes the saying that we know by heart. Immediately, images of shabby vans and unshaved drivers dumping packages …

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November 11th, 2015

Amazon Prime lands in Milan. But are we sure that “faster” delivery is better than “more punctual” or “to the right place”?

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In the USA they have a saying: “don’t drink and Prime” that has by now replaced the more traditional admonition “don’t drink and drive” with reference to the habit of driving after having a few too many drinks. Indeed, online …

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