Comprehensive Dispatch and Scheduling: ABS Bonifer Case Study

Executive Overview

HQ: Offenbach, Germany since 1939

Industry: Petroleum Distribution

Size: 450 vehicles; 7 countries in Europe

Solution: PDI WinDMS

Business Challenges

  • Decentralized tanker truck dispatching operations
  • Wanted to minimize paper and to automate and digitize planning and dispatch operations
  • Needed to be able to respond more quickly to sales fluctuations at fuel retailing locations

Solution Overview – PDI WinDMS and PDI OilDroid

Comprehensive dispatch planning and scheduling solution that allows significant optimization of secondary distribution bulk transportation processes by addressing a multitude of scheduling challenges.

Using leading edge technology and an intuitive, user-friendly UI, this mobile solution delivers real-time functionality that speeds up the delivery process and reduces paperwork.

Learn more about PDI’s logistics solutions for North America and International customers

ABS Bonifer dispatchers planned for three times as many
vehicles per shift.

Customer Results

  • Digitized and automated delivery operations
  • Improved visibility into operations through daily reports
  • Decreased mileage and allocated drivers efficiently
  • Avoided retains and runouts using real-time information

We can now supply three times as many fuel stations with the same number of people.”

– Ralph Schenderlein, Operations Manager, ABS Bonifer

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