As anyone involved in ecommerce knows, one of the biggest headaches involved is shipping the products to the customers for a multitude of reasons such as
- Customers not being at home to sign for parcels
- Companies refusing personal deliveries for their staff
- How customers get packages delivered to their work addresses back home
Amazon, who’ve been pretty innovative for the 16 years they have been in business have come up with a rather clever plan to solve (1) and (2) above
They’ve installed collection lockers into several 7-11 branches in Seattle into which customers parcels will be delivered.