We have seen the future of package delivery, and it includes Renault’s EZ-Pro driverless robo pods that use a human concierge to supervise the fleet. These pods can be operated independently or follow each in a platoon, all managed by the same logistics operator who can carry different types of goods and merchandise. Each fully customizable and modular pod can be used to deliver for many stores to help maximize productivity as well as save costs. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.
“As for the recipients, they will be able to choose a convenient delivery time and location, using a mobile phone app. EZ-Pro will allow them to receive parcels by the concierge or by accessing self-service lockers in the driverless robo-pods. Since last-mile delivery makes up to 30-percent of traffic in cities, Renault says EZ-Pro can help reduce congestion thanks to its shared shipping delivery solution, flexibility, and autonomous driving. Furthermore, connecting the robo-vehicle to city infrastructures like traffic lights and traffic control center should also have a positive impact on traffic,” according to Car Scoops.