Lee Hnetinka serves as the founder and CEO of technology company Darkstore. Since 2016, Lee Hnetinka’s Darkstore has provided an on-demand fulfillment solution for businesses marketing brand-name products, enabling them to sell directly to their customers. Darkstore enhances the efficiency of the transaction between businesses and consumers by ensuring that purchased products are delivered within hours.
Businesses benefit (and profit) when they provide a same-day delivery service. The following are four reasons why:
1. Gaining an edge over the competition.
A business with similar prices and product quality to its competitor can set itself apart by offering a same-day delivery service.
2. Increasing productivity.
Staff productivity is believed to improve as a result of customers’ orders requiring shipment on the same day of purchase.
3. Simplifying inventory management.
Businesses that offer a same-day delivery service can reduce the amount of stock they need to hold, making their inventory management process less complicated.
4. Establishing trust between the consumer and the business.
Same-day delivery service impresses customers by demonstrating reliability and professionalism. In turn, businesses with satisfied customers are more likely to be successful.