PDI Partners with Vroom Delivery to Enable C-Stores with Order Ahead, Pickup and Delivery Services
ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE) – PDI (www.pdisoftware.com), a global provider of back office, fuel pricing, supply chain logistics, and loyalty solutions for convenience retailers and petroleum wholesalers, announced a partnership with Vroom Delivery to start a pre-pickup order – or delivery function. Vroom Delivery, headquartered in Chicago, is the first mobile ordering platform specially developed for the special requirements of the US $ 654.3 billion convenience store (C-Store) industry. Combined with PDI’s back office price book and accounting systems, as well as the Marketing Cloud loyalty platform, this gives convenience retailers a truly comprehensive solution for mobile ordering, collection and delivery.
“Partnering with Vroom Delivery gives PDI the opportunity to support C-stores and help them serve their communities during this global crisis,” said Brandon Logsdon, president and general manager of Marketing Cloud Solutions, PDI. “With Vroom Delivery’s mobile order and delivery service and our PDI Marketing Cloud platform, convenience retailers are provided with a much-needed solution to combat this pandemic and provide customers with a safe alternative to purchasing essentials.”
This partnership benefits convenience retailers and petroleum wholesalers in the following ways:
Fast start-up with a digital, delivery and collection solution.
Keep C-Store employees, customers and delivery drivers connected with cloud-based tools that provide transparency throughout the purchase process.
Assisting retailers in generating margins by owning the end-to-end solution, delivering age-restricted products, and providing delivery orders for employees.
Using a solution to compete with online ordering capabilities.
PDI continues to seek new ways to more holistically serve the convenience retail industry from single store operators to multiple store chains. Vroom Delivery was developed by convenience retailers for this industry and is therefore an ideal match for PDI’s software applications for convenience retail and petroleum wholesale.
“We are excited to partner with PDI to bring new features to convenience retailers and their customers quickly,” said John Nelson, CEO of Vroom Delivery.
You can find more information about PDI Order Ahead and Delivery at https://www.pdisoftware.com/marketing-cloud-solutions/.
For more information on Vroom Delivery, please visit https://www.vroomdelivery.com/prospective.
PDI helps convenience retailers and petroleum wholesalers through digital transformation and enterprise software that enables them to increase sales, optimize operations and unify their business across the value chain. Over 1,500 customers in more than 200,000 locations worldwide rely on our leading ERP, logistics, fuel pricing and marketing cloud solutions to generate insights that increase volume, margin and customer loyalty. PDI owns and operates the Fuel Rewards® loyalty program, recognized year after year as the top performing fuel economy program. For more than 35 years, our comprehensive solutions and unmatched expertise have helped customers of all sizes redefine their business and deliver exceptional customer experiences. More information about PDI can be found at www.pdisoftware.com.