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City logistics: not the last-mile, but the first-mile is the issue

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In city logistics, we often talk about the last-mile┬áissue with the┬áintroduction of zero-emission zones and more and more restrictions on urban freight in residential areas and inner cities. We solve these problems with bundling, collaboration, wholesalers, and city hubs. However, these solutions cause new problems upstream in the supply chain. Not the last-mile, but the …