How to Prepare Your Business for a Possible Recession

There is a 40% chance the US economy could fall into a recession by next year, according to a recent Market Insiders article. Businesses should prepare for the possibility now. Citi Private Bank’s head of capital markets, Kristen Bitterly, said to Market Insiders in its June 22, 2022 article that there is a 40% chance … More How to Prepare Your Business for a Possible Recession

How to Make Deliveries Profitable Despite Rising Fuel Prices

Shortages and rising costs are hitting businesses hard – especially those that provide delivery services. Material shortages, staffing shortages, and now rising fuel costs. Businesses everywhere are feeling the effects of these trying times. For the logistics industry, fuel costs have always been an important factor in the cost of their services as well as … More How to Make Deliveries Profitable Despite Rising Fuel Prices

How Supply Chains Can Deliver Faster During the 2022 Shipping Crisis

To increase efficiency and deliver faster during these trying times, the supply chain industry must leverage Application Programming Interfaces (APIs). The supply chain industry is in the midst of an unprecedented shipping crisis. Companies around the globe are struggling to make timely deliveries in 2022, as a multitude of factors are delaying shipments. However, there … More How Supply Chains Can Deliver Faster During the 2022 Shipping Crisis

Location APIs 101: Understanding What They Are and How They Benefit Businesses

Commonly used, but not commonly known. Location APIs benefit businesses in most every industry. Understanding what each location API does will help your business determine what direction to go. Location application programming interfaces (location APIs) are commonly used by a company’s IT and Marketing Departments. They work behind-the-scenes to ensure businesses run smoothly and efficiently, … More Location APIs 101: Understanding What They Are and How They Benefit Businesses

MapQuest for Business Integrates with Epic

LOS ANGELES DECEMBER 15, 2021 System1, an omnichannel customer acquisition platform, today announced that its MapQuest Business-to-Business (B2B) service has been selected to provide mapping/navigation and geolocation services for leading health information company, Epic. Epic will enable the option to use MapQuest’s location and mapping services across dozens of workflows within Epic’s electronic health record … More MapQuest for Business Integrates with Epic

2 Reasons Why the Most Successful Businesses Use Routing APIs

Routing APIs are giving the most successful businesses an advantage over their competitors. There are numerous reasons why some businesses are more successful than others. We often think that success is tied to brand loyalty and brand recognition, but then, seemingly out of nowhere, a new company emerges and begins attracting those once loyal customers … More 2 Reasons Why the Most Successful Businesses Use Routing APIs

How to Meet Delivery Demands Amidst a Labor Shortage

Meeting the increased demand for delivery has become more difficult in the last year, with both retail and food and beverage industries experiencing a labor shortage. To fulfill customer orders and increase delivery efficiency, the ability to map out multiple locations for delivery drivers via route planning is a necessity in today’s world. Stores and … More How to Meet Delivery Demands Amidst a Labor Shortage

Breaking News: New Geocoder Platform to be Released

MapQuest for Business is pleased to announce the release of its new geocoder platform. On Monday, November 16, 2020, all MapQuest for Business customers will have the option to upgrade to the new backend of the MapQuest for Business geocoder platform. What work is required on the backend? Simply opt-in. There is no action necessary … More Breaking News: New Geocoder Platform to be Released

5 Most Important Location APIs in the Technology Industry

Technology companies are changing the way their customers navigate the world using location services technologies, which offer precise location data and powerful developer tools. Location information plays a major role in today’s technology environment. Whether it’s asset management, tracking your workforce, providing precise directions, or giving your clients and customers vital details, the use of … More 5 Most Important Location APIs in the Technology Industry

MapQuest for Business at RSA Conference 2018

Author: Candice Peaslee This April, the MapQuest for Business team traveled to San Francisco to attend RSA Conference in San Francisco, CA. We participated in conjunction with our parent company, Verizon, representing our division as Verizon Location Services (VLS). RSA Conference is a week-long, internationally recognized event with more than 40,000 attendees. RSA conducts information … More MapQuest for Business at RSA Conference 2018