Supplying construction and maintenance companies in urban and rural areas

For many years, the technical wholesaler Mastermate has been using fixed routes for its nine vehicles operating in the northeast of the Netherlands. The vehicles used to leave the distribution centre in Deventer to complete the same routes every day, delivering metal goods to construction companies, building sites and maintenance companies.Read more

Trip planning in urban and rural areas – Denner AG uses PTV Smartour

“Using PTV Smartour allows us to have a flexible and achievable delivery plan for our fresh produce.” Christian Schmid, Deputy Manager of Logistics, Denner AG, © Denner AG

130 trucks per day, 800 stores and new fresh goods guaranteed daily: that is the challenge for Switzerland’s leading discount food store.Read more

Local information at your fingertips

"We integrated routing into the app KA-Mobil so that it gives detours that take into account all construction site road blocks and up-to-date traffic situations in real time,” says Matthias Hormuth, Solutions Director, PTV Group.

PTV integrated routing into the app KA-Mobil so that it gives detours that take into account all construction site road blocks and up-to-date traffic situations in real time.

Various apps support us on the go with useful information every day. The PTV Group play an active role in projects that support individualised routing and traffic information in cities – in real time.Read more

Air Liquide: Planning certainty with PTV Smartour

“The experience of our dispatchers and drivers, coupled with the performance of PTV Smartour, gives us a complete package of planning certainty which has become indispensable.” Patrick Kox, Project Manager at Air Liquide Deutschland GmbH (photo: Air Liquide)

About 100 trucks deliver daily to customers and sales partners from 18 dispatch locations, with 15 dispatchers planning each single trip.Read more

F.W. Becker. Satisfying customer needs through process optimisation

F.W. Becker GmbH

“For me, it was obvious that PTV Smartour could help us to optimise our processes and achieve a saving in both time and costs in the dispatch area”, Markus Rückert, Dispatcher/IT, F.W. Becker GmbH (photo: F.W. Becker)

Changed customer wishes, greater flexibility and more efficient processes were the factors focused on in the search for a new trip optimisation solution.Read more

LogiMAT: From planning to arrival – trip optimisation with real-time data

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The PTV Group will present new solutions for the dynamic optimisation of the supply chain and its integration into PTV Smartour at LogiMAT from 10 to 12 February 2015.

Good trip planning is priceless! Reality on the roads is often a different matter. Visitors to the PTV exhibition booth D11 in Hall 7 at LogiMAT can see the solution for themselves.Read more

Integrated solutions will save the day, from strategy to execution

Improved efficiency and customer service thanks to integrated solutions

Improved efficiency and customer service thanks to integrated solutions

The Australian Transport and Logistics industry (T&L) is facing great challenges, in the post GFC market the margins are under pressure. Rising fuel prices and increased competition have had a strong impact on profitability, but at the same time the national freight task set to double by 2030.… Read more

Successful planning

 

TECHNOLIT GmbH uses PTV Map&Market software for its routing scheduling tasks

TECHNOLIT GmbH uses PTV Map&Market software for its routing scheduling tasks

If a customer is out when the sales representative calls, the visit was not only unproductive, but it also came at a cost. Because every kilometre costs time and money. With several visits each day and an ever-growing customer base, these are just three of the many good reasons to put the task of route planning for such visits in professional hands.Read more

PTV Group to expand in the UK

New PTV branch office in Birmingham, UK

PTV Group has established a new branch office in Birmingham, UK. Photo: © Birminghamairport

The software provider PTV Group based in Karlsruhe is driving forward its expansion strategy in foreign markets. It has now opened a branch office in the UK offering transport and logistics planning software, real-time optimization solutions and services.… Read more

New video: PTV Group in 2 minutes

PTV Group presents integrated solutions for transportation and transport logistics.

“We plan and optimise everything which moves people and goods worldwide” – this is the coporate vision as announced by Vincent Kobesen, CEO of PTV Group. Since the foundation of the company in 1979, PTV has been impressively demonstrating its expertise in the fields of transportation and transport logistics for both the public and private sector.… Read more