EAU CLAIRE, Wis., Sept. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Elite EXTRA, an advanced logistics software specializing in last mile deliveries, today announced that it has expanded its brand, adding third-party returns and deliveries to its suite of software services.
The new products, Returns Automation and Delivery Network, will be branded Elite EXTRA, joining the company’s first product, Routing and Dispatch, previously known simply as Elite EXTRA, which provides optimized routes and time tracking. real to customers since 2009. .
Elite EXTRA President and Founder Jim Ward said the expansion was the result of increased demand from existing customers to meet a wider range of last mile challenges.
“Supply chain issues have increased the need for businesses to process returns as quickly as possible so they can get product back on shelves, which has led to our returns automation product,” Ward said. . “And driver shortages were an issue even before Covid, and now it’s in a critical phase.” Our delivery network software can help by seamlessly calling in crowdsourced and courier fleets to provide delivery services on demand to our users.”
In 2020, customers returned items totaling $428 billion, according to the National Retail Federation survey, which showed the cost of such returns was $101 billion. As such, Ward said businesses looking to increase profits through a streamlined returns process will see an immediate return on investment with Elite EXTRA’s new returns automation software.
Ward also said more companies are relying on third-party delivery services at a time when the driver shortage is getting worse every year, marking a shortage of 80,000 in 2021, up from 61,000 the year. former.
“The supply chain is experiencing greater challenges than ever before,” Ward said. “We are excited to be an innovative software that can make these challenges easier for our customers by streamlining their deliveries and returns, saving them time and money.”
Elite EXTRA started in the delivery of automotive parts and is now present in more than 50 industries worldwide.
For more information on Elite EXTRA or its new software offerings, visit www.EliteEXTRA.com or contact [email protected]
About Elite EXTRA
Elite EXTRA is a globally recognized brand that provides a suite of software services including routing and dispatch, returns automation and delivery network for last mile logistics. With over 26 years of innovation and a large base of customers who trust them as partners to power their deliveries, returns and service technicians, Elite EXTRA serves over 50 industries. For more information, visit www.EliteEXTRA.com.
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