Dynamic Provisioning Of Pick-up, Delivery, Transportation, And/or Sortation Options

  • Published: Dec 17, 2015
  • Earliest Priority: Apr 23 2014
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Abstract

Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer program products are provided for programmatically determining/identifying for determining a delivery time and/or cost for an item to be delivered and allowing customer selection of one of the delivery windows. One example embodiment may include a method comprising receiving customer location information/data indicative of a customer location, querying at least one of (a) a historical database, (b) a dynamic database, (c) predictive database, or (d) a combined database to determine a cost associated with each of the one or more time frames/periods and whether any pick-up, transportation, sortation, and/or delivery criteria associated with the cost, and providing the one or more time frames/periods and the cost associated with each of the one or more time frames.


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  • Publication: Dec 17, 2015
  • Application: Apr 23, 2015
    US US 201514694313 A
  • Priority: Apr 23, 2015
    US US 201514694313 A
  • Priority: Apr 23, 2014
    US US 201461983304 P

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