The best all-in-one software to manage logistics operations for online retailers
2020 was a year which brought about change for both people and businesses across the world, as our day-to-day lives changed and adapted to a new normal. In a time where the term ‘Lockdown’ was named ‘the Collins Dictionary Word of Year’, people took to their kitchens for home-schooling, baking and exercising. The pandemic not […]
The eCommerce Cloud Ecosystem
Since March 2020 the face of online retail has changed fundamentally. eCommerce is now the standard Even before the pandemic hit in 2020, the eCommerce retail sector had been growing steadily for the past 5-6 years. Today, whether you operate B2B or B2C, having an online presence – and the infrastructure to support that – is […]
Stream Named Best Fleet Maintenance Software Company of 2021 by Digital.com
Stream was ranked among the most efficient solutions to automate and consolidate tasks. Digital.com, a leading independent review website for small business online tools, products, and services, has named Stream to its list of the best fleet maintenance software companies of 2021. The top solutions were selected based on core features and customer feedback. Stream […]
What’s Changed in the Guide to Maintaining Roadworthiness?
The way we categorise vehicle defects is changing. From the 1st February 2021, there are a number of changes to vehicle defect categories in the DVSA’s guide to maintaining roadworthiness. The Guide to Maintaining Roadworthiness is the DVSA (Driver Vehicle and Standards Agency) document for transport manages and fleet owners to understand how to comply […]
Logistics and delivery management in 2021
What’s 2021 got in store for the transportation & logistics sector? 2020 is (finally) over and, compared to this time last year, everything’s changed. Brexit is finalised and we’re back in a national lockdown, so what does that mean for businesses making their own deliveries in 2021? Crucially, businesses need to have a strong online […]
What’s new with the Stream API?
Making it easy to connect your back office with Stream We sat down with our Head of Product (and in-house API expert) Shahid Latif to talk about what’s new with the API and Webhooks – and where it’s heading. But, before we start… just, what is an API? Well, it stands for Application Programming Interface. […]
Stream Unwrapped 2020
Stream Unwrapped! Logistics, vehicle & transport management in 2020 We’ve taken data from Stream Analytics to show you how the #StreamTeam & Stream subscribers have spent 2020, in numbers. Stream Go: logistics execution in numbers Stream users delivered 112% more orders this year compared to 2019. Over 85% of those deliveries were made on time […]
UPDATE: Should you be worried about old tyres?
Updated rules for 2020/2021 The latest MovinOn blog has confirmed that tyres over 10 years old on HGVs and PSVs will be banned. The legislation takes effect on 1 February 2021 and applies to any HGV or PSV tested at Authorised Testing Facilities (ATFs), as well as some vehicles in the MOT scheme (vehicles with more […]
Reflecting on Road Safety Week
Now that Road Safety Week (which ran from the 16th to 22nd November) has drawn to a close, now seems like a good time to reflect on the mission at the heart of this year’s campaign to “stop road deaths and injuries”. So how can the transport & logistics sector help to keep road users […]
Avoid bridge strikes with route planning software
Last year the DVSA released new guidance for Daily Walkaround Checks regarding bridge strikes and vehicle height. Now, The Office for the Traffic Commissioner (OTC) has released new guidance, advising operators to use route planning software in order to avoid low bridges. What happens when the vehicle is too high to safely pass under a […]