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Delivery-as-a-Service (DaaS) Market Trends

  • Report ID: GMI8371
  • Published Date: Mar 2024
  • Report Format: PDF

Delivery-as-a-Service Market Trends

The integration of advanced technologies is a prominent trend boosting the evolution of the Delivery-as-a-Service (DaaS) industry. Delivery-as-a-Service (DaaS) providers are increasingly leveraging technologies, such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), the Internet of Things (IoT), and robotics, to optimize delivery operations and enhance customer experiences. AI and ML algorithms are utilized for route optimization, demand forecasting, and dynamic pricing, enabling these providers to streamline transportation routes, reduce delivery times, and optimize resource utilization. IoT-enabled sensors and devices facilitate real-time tracking of deliveries, providing customers with visibility into the status and location of their orders.

Robotics and automation technologies are employed in sorting centers and warehouses to automate order picking, packing, and loading processes, improving efficiency and accuracy while reducing labor costs. These advanced technologies enhance operational efficiency and enable DaaS providers to offer innovative delivery solutions, such as drone delivery, autonomous vehicles, and contactless delivery options, catering to evolving customer preferences and market demands. In September 2023, FedEx announced plans to open its first Advanced Capability Community (ACC) in Hyderabad, India, in 2023, to strengthen the recruitment and development of the company’s workforce and improve delivery services to customers.

Another significant trend shaping the delivery-as-a-service market is the increasing focus on sustainability and environmental responsibility. With growing concerns about climate change and environmental degradation, delivery-as-a-service (DaaS) providers are under pressure to minimize their carbon footprint and adopt eco-friendly delivery practices. One notable aspect of this trend is the transition toward vehicles powered by electricity and alternative fuel for delivery fleets, reducing Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions and air pollution associated with traditional fossil fuel-powered vehicles.

Additionally, Delivery-as-a-Service (DaaS) providers are exploring other sustainable delivery solutions, such as bicycle couriers, electric cargo bikes, and low-emission delivery zones, in urban areas to reduce congestion and pollution. Furthermore, there is a growing emphasis on eco-friendly packaging materials and packaging optimization techniques to minimize waste and reduce environmental impact. By embracing sustainability and environmental responsibility, Delivery-as-a-Service (DaaS) providers contribute to environmental conservation while enhancing their brand image and appealing to environmentally conscious consumers.

Authors: Suraj Gujar, Sandeep Ugale

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market size of delivery-as-a-service (DaaS) exceeded USD 500 billion in 2023 and is set to witness over 18.5% CAGR between 2024 and 2032, due to the rising e-commerce demand across the globe.

The e-commerce & retail industry vertical segment recorded over 19.5% of the market share in 2023, with more consumers turning to online shopping.

North America market held more than 33% of the revenue share in 2023, owing to the increasing consumer preference for online shopping coupled with the convenience of doorstep delivery across the region.

Some of the major delivery-as-a-service firms are Amazon Inc., Deliveroo Holdings plc, DoorDash Inc., Rappi, Inc.m, Swiggy (Bundl Technologies Pvt. Ltd.), Uber Technologies Inc. (Uber Eats), and Zomato Media Pvt. Ltd.

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  • Base Year: 2023
  • Companies covered: 15
  • Tables & Figures: 435
  • Countries covered: 22
  • Pages: 200
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