The rapid spread of the coronavirus, COVID-19, has created significant challenges for commercial vehicle operators.
transport and delivery companies in sectors that are experiencing a pause or
slowdown, maintaining a viable business is going to be the main issue. The need
to cut costs has never been more pressing.
challenges need new solutions – and help is at hand. My Transport Planner enables
organisations of all sizes to efficiently plan their vehicle movements in a way
which increases vehicle utilisation and cuts costs. Crucially, as a web-based
platform, it also enables working from home.
How it works
Transport Planner is a user-friendly optimisation solution, designed for road
transport companies of all sizes. You simply set up your resources such as
drivers, depots and vehicles; then import all the deliveries and collections
you need to make. Drag and drop jobs onto vehicles, then My Transport Planner
will calculate the most efficient routes. If you’re being overwhelmed with
additional work, this could be a lifeline. In fact, it can help you further
enhance customer service even at your busiest.
those looking to reduce overheads, My Transport Planner can provide a reduction
in total fleet mileage of up to 20 per cent. With fuel being the biggest
operating expense for many operators, this cost saving could be a lifeline for
your business during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Transport Planner is a pay-as-you-go solution, so you are not tied into a
long-term contract. You can simply use it when you need it. And because it is
entirely web-based, it can be used from anywhere with an internet connection –
you don’t have to be sat at your office desktop, connected to the servers. This
gives your office workers the flexibility to work from home, while you still
benefit from the cost savings which My Transport Planner provides.