Episode 106 of The Postal Hub Podcast:

http://www.thepostalhub.com/podcasts/episode-106-crowd-sourced-delivery-passel-marshall-hughes

Marshall Hughes, one of the guys from on-demand delivery startup Passel joins Ian to talk about crowd-sourced delivery. We cover:

  • Early lessons from the Passel model
  • Integrating crowd-sourced with contracted courier companies
  • Gig economy vs crowd-sourced delivery
  • “Standard” delivery vs “gig” delivery
  • Expansion and the density of the crowd
  • Key delivery challenges in Australia
  • Localised e-commerce fulfilment
  • FOMO! Passel’s partnership with location-based retail app Brauz

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