Why Trunking Can Optimise Your Deliveries
Trunking can help your business run more efficiently and more profitably. Trunk route deliveries help to ensure your field service engineers and technicians are working productively from the moment they clock on at the start of their shift. And that’s essential when you’re running a business that depends on receiving time-critical parts. Start the working day with all the necessary parts for the day ahead, and you can get straight down to business with no waiting around.
What is trunking?
Trunking is a term for deliveries using journeys made using trunk roads – for example, A-roads, dual carriageways and motorways. These routes offer fast and direct travel between cities, ports, depots and industrial estates. Delivery drivers often operate at night, when there’s little traffic on the roads, so there’s no time lost to traffic jams or motorway congestion. Which means your time-sensitive parts will always arrive on time – and at an extremely competitive price.
Most trunk route deliveries operate on regular schedules, helping to keep costs down. So, whether you have multiple items or single packages, the costs will always be much cheaper than arranging more tailored deliveries. And there’s a range of services that allow you to choose the ones that best suit your needs, so you can adapt as your business expands and grows.
The parts you need, when you need them
Do your employees regularly spend time waiting around for parts to arrive? Maybe they have to travel to depots to collect items needed for the next working day? If so, In Night distribution is the service you need. All necessary parts are delivered before technicians start work, so they can get straight off to their first job with everything they need already to hand.
Comprehensive tracking systems give you the peace of mind of knowing exactly where your delivery items are, so you know when they’re going to be with you right on schedule.
You can also speed up your operations by having parts delivered directly to your field service engineers’ vehicles. The In Boot parts delivery service lets them get straight to work, so they can spend more time on actual repairs rather than hunting down important parts. And that means better outcomes for your business, including happy customers!
And thanks to Just In Time distribution you won’t need to worry about parts becoming obsolete while they’re still on your shelves. By having parts delivered, as and when you need them, you’ll save money on warehousing costs. You’ll need fewer staff to manage your stock too, enabling you to trim expenses considerably without any negative impact on your business. In fact, you’ll save time and money and improve efficiency, so it’s a win-win situation.
Trunking allows your business to save time and money by optimising your deliveries. Whether you have crucial parts or other business-critical items, GenRev offers a range of smart delivery solutions.
Discover how trunking can benefit your business. Contact us today to find out how we can help your company work smarter and more efficiently with a range of delivery solutions.