Cost-efficient solution for labor and storage
Automated click and collect pickup solution PackRobot is 80% more effective than any manual click and collect pickup service.
- Parcel pickup and return is automated, reducing parcel handling costs
- Parcel pickup is done in-store, reducing last mile delivery costs
- The PackRobot holds up to 500 items but only takes up 6 m² of floor space
Increased store visits
The PackRobot is situated inside the store. A study
on consumer buying trends in 2017 holiday shopping season showed that 40% of shoppers used click and collect and 90% of them bought additional items once in the store.
Additional value through third partiesAsda’s Parcel Tower collection and return service is opened to selected third-party retailers like ASOS, Missguided, Decathlon, and others, who use the Asda’s toyou end-to-end parcel delivery.
Launched in November 2015 as the UK’s first end-to-end parcel solution, it uses minute-by-minute tracking and allows consumers to return or collect purchases from third-party online retailers at more than 600 Asda stores.
The customers can collect or return the third-party parcels also to the Parcel Tower, making the service even quicker and more convenient.