Waterloo, Ontario -- Descartes Systems Group announced that Sears Holdings Corp. has selected Descartes' home delivery solution to enhance its ability to serve customers and improve the efficiency of its home delivery operations.
"Customer service is of paramount importance to Sears Holdings, our members and customers. We continue to make investments to remain a leader in home delivery," said Jeff Starecheski, VP logistics services at Sears Holdings. "We chose Descartes' home delivery solution because of its innovative approach and comprehensive capabilities from delivery appointment scheduling right through to mobile-enabled proof-of-delivery."
Descartes' cloud-based home delivery solution is is comprised of Descartes Reservations(TM) for delivery appointment scheduling; Descartes Route Planner(TM) for route optimization, dispatch and tracking; Descartes Mobile(TM) for wireless communications and mobile applications; and Descartes Notifications(TM) for automated call-outs. The solution is available in multiple languages, supports a variety of mapping technologies and mobile device operating systems, and is deployed on a modular basis to accelerate time-to-value.