Grocery distributor AF Blakemore Logistics has slashed one million road km and reduced its fleet size by 10% by installing a dynamic routing and scheduling system from Paragon. The logistics business is part of the AF Blakemore & Sons group, which owns the SPAR convenience store brand, and delivers food products to 978 SPAR stores across England and Wales. Logistics manger Mark Deakin told Motortransport.co.uk that the move away from fixed route planning had led to better load utilisation and […]
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