Logistics | what3words
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Better delivery experience

43% of consumers place blame on couriers for late deliveries.¹

With a 3 word address, arrive in precisely the right place on time and eliminate frustrating driver phone calls asking for directions.


¹Fixing Failed Deliveries, Improving Data Quality in Retail, Magento & Addressy, 2017.

More efficient deliveries

Street address and postal code searches drop pins in the centre of buildings. Searching for the right entrance wastes time and in rural areas, address accuracy is often inadequate.

Using 3 word addresses for city deliveries can reduce delivery times in the last mile by up to 42%, meaning faster delivery fulfilment and savings on mileage.²

²Aramex & what3words 2017 pilot study.
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Easier cross border delivery

Addresses aren’t standardised globally, causing mistakes and failed deliveries. Available in over 35 languages and optimised for optical character recognition (OCR) scanning, what3words smooths cross border logistics.

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Always accurate delivery points

There are over 14 Church Roads in London – road names are often duplicated and errors are easy to make. what3words AutoSuggest technology prompts users with intelligent suggestions to ensure your driver is never sent to the wrong place.

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