PTV Attends Dreamforce as a Salesforce Partner

PTV’s Scott Shaul, Vice President of PTV America, is celebrating our new partnership with Salesforce at the annual Dreamforce conference. Salesforce users will soon be able to use PTV’s integrated software for the following: Operational visit and route planning Visualization of events on a map and in the calendar Radius and corridor search Date suggestion function and sequence optimization Additional details …

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TNT Express Overcomes Fulfillment Challenges

Take a look behind the scenes at TNT Express in this case study. International growth and heterogeneous IT systems are great challenges for order fulfillment. In this video you can see how TNT deploys PTV xServer to face these challenges.

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Does Routing and Planning Software Eliminate People?

Does Routing and Planning Software Eliminate People ? The short answer: No! On the contrary, route optimization software takes the work of the planner to a more strategic level. Route optimization software can calculate the best routes extremely fast, based on immense amounts of variables, but it takes a dispatcher/planner to prioritize and to make sure that the information provided …

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3 Buttons for Improved Logistics Operations

Logistics operations are challenging. Whether you’re trying to schedule your fleet, optimize routes, calculate truck loads, or keep customers happy, there’s always another time consuming task that lies ahead. Your software, however, can be used or adjusted to make your operation run more smoothly. Did you know that you can actually add functionality to your existing software system? We believe …

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Case Study: Modernized Functionality with Improved Performance

Isotrak Ltd. was formed in 1999 to provide technical solutions for the logistics industry. This includes in-cab hardware and software for drivers, helping them to communicate with their transport teams and perform their work better. The software is used in transport departments to optimize processes and to measure key performance indicators against targets, saving money on key areas such as …

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10 Reasons to Implement PTV Smartour Today

PTV Smartour is a stand-alone system that lets you plan and optimize your routes on a strategic and tactical level. Whether you need to create schedules, safely transport mixed goods, or efficiently plan single or multi-stop deliveries, PTV Smartour’s planning algorithm accounts for all relevant delivery, customer, and vehicle-specific restrictions. Click below to see the top 10 reasons for implementing …

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Case Study: Produkte Durch Recycling Saves Money, Improves Customer Service

PDR – “Produkte durch Recycling” (“Products through Recycling”) – has been a well-known specialist in material recycling for over 20 years. The company’s core competencies include the utilization of PU chemicals and hazardous waste. PDR uses innovative, resource-conserving technologies, because sustainability and responsibility for future generations are the company’s top priority. The Germany-wide PDR industry solution has established itself as …

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Route Planning vs. Route Optimization

For any transportation-intensive company making numerous stops on a daily basis, selecting the fastest, most cost-efficient route is the key to saving time, resources, and money. Although the concept of route planning may sound simple, fleet managers and operators know that even a single day’s work can take hours to plan and generate millions of possibilities. In the face of …