home delivery

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 25th, 2015

E–grocery: smart logistics is the key


As Jeff Bezos and Jack Ma have very well understood, digital and physical networks are increasingly interconnected. We order online, confirm by email, but then we receive our goods thanks to a courier that delivers them to our door or …

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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”?


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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