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Could In-Home Package Delivery be the Next Thing to Jump Start E-Commerce?

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Soon packages could be delivered inside consumers’ homes while they’re not there, and the possibility—no matter how questionable it sounds right now—might serve to further fuel e-commerce’s already exponential growth.

All manner of everything is getting smarter for consumers—phones, clothing, homes—and with the right technology and a little time spent adjusting to the idea, e-commerce deliveries could get smarter too.

In a pilot project to test the concept of in-home delivery, digital keyless door lock maker August, wanted to know if it would work and if consumers would like the idea.

It did and they did.

Read more at Sourcing Journal.

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