E-commerce, online shopping, and by extension parcel logistics, are booming.
This is great news for Australian residents—they can order what they want, maximising convenience and minimising contact.
But what about apartment buildings?
For apartment building managers, this steadily-increasing demand for e-commerce and home delivery presents a problem—actually, a host of problems: the more demand increases, the more parcels accumulate in foyers and access-ways.
There’s a high probability that parcels will be stolen; couriers are granted access to the premises unnecessarily, including thieves who pose as couriers, while staff chasing lost parcels increases overheads.