The Portuguese food-retail market leader Sonae struggled to keep track of all their deliveries in an efficient way. Implementing the MIXMOVE platform as an extra layer on top of existing systems allowed SONAE to monitor everything in real-time.
Superpower at a glance
Minitor 200 trucks on one visibility Dashboard
MIXMOVE provided SONAE’s transportation department with a complete overview of the store fulfillment process in one dashboard. They call it "Transport Radar" internally.
Real-time tracking of all logistics information
Full control over the entire operation in real-time, across all carriers, regardless of the telematic service used.
As well as quicker reaction to delays and unexpected events.
Delivery Prediction and exact estimated time of all arrivals
Every store manager has now information about the items that were to be delivered on a specific day – including an exact estimated time of arrival (ETA).
We decided to implement the MIXMOVE platform as an intelligent layer on top of our existing systems.
The platform allows us to have full visibility over the entire operation in real-time, across all carriers, regardless of the telematic service used. We are also quicker to react to delays and unexpected events. And the solution frees our team to focus immediately in solving the real issues.
Pedro Sales, transportation manager at SONAE
We call it internally "Transport Radar"
SONAE decided to implement the MIXMOVE platform as an intelligent layer on top of their existing systems. The solution provided SONAE’s transportation department with a complete overview of the store fulfilment process.
Moreover, every store manager was given information about the items that were to be delivered on a specific day – including an exact estimated time of arrival (ETA).
SONAE’s «Transport Radar», as they now call the MIXMOVE solution internally, is integrated with multiple telematics equipment and solutions from the truck fleet.
Greatly increased efficiency and overall productivity
Sales is pleased to report that SONAE now has the ability to react immediately to delays and unexpected events. The reception process at the store and the unloading process are both much more efficient and they have significantly reduced the number of non-value-added activities, such as emails and phone calls.
They also have a Control Tower Dashboard with real-time visibility of all deliveries and ETA calculations for each truck.
The overall productivity and efficiency of SONAE´s transport department has increased with the implementation of the MIXMOVE solution.
We are also investing in using the MIXMOVE "Transport Radar" to handle big data to provide real-time insights about operational efficiency, Sales adds.
The MIXMOVE CEO confirms that the software can be combined with a wide range of systems to fit different needs: "Several companies can benefit from using a real-time tracking solution to make sure their operations run smoothly and efficiently. Particularly in this day and age, where tracking and measuring every aspect of your business is crucial to maximize gains, you really need to have full control over your logistics operations." Ramstad concludes.