Published on : Jun 21, 2016
The growth of e-commerce and sudden increase in the disposable incomes has given the global automated parcel delivery terminal markets a considerable push. These terminals have made the process of delivery exceptionally simple, easy, and convenient. These terminals are placed in various localities to ensure speedy delivery of purchases. Bought items are kept in the terminals. Simultaneously, the recipient is informed of the delivery through an e-mail or SMS. The parcel is dispensed to the recipient once he/she enters the verification code stated in the communication.
Segmentation of Global Automated Parcel Delivery Terminal Market
The global automated parcel delivery terminal market is segmented on the basis of deployment, ownership, and geography. The types of deployment in this market are outdoor and indoor terminals. On the basis of ownership, this market is segmented into shipping/logistic companies, government organizations, retailers, and others such as large organizations and educational institutes. Geographically, this market is segmented into regions such as Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, and North America.
Reduction of Operating Costs to Drive Overall Market
Researchers state the automated parcel terminals have a huge market to tap in to in order to realize the full potential of these machines. The study reports that with increasing number online shopping options the overall market will have significant growth opportunities. Automated parcel delivery terminals are being preferred as they help in cutting down costs of operations. Furthermore, they also provide convenient parcel delivery solutions for buyers or receivers.
Indoor Automated Parcel Deliver Terminal Market to Propel Global Market
In the coming years, indoor parcel terminals are anticipated to grow at a rapid pace as parcels are easier to retrieve and remain safe in harsh weather conditions. Furthermore, chances of theft are also lower in the case of indoor terminals, which is also expected to propel this segment in the coming years.