Depot can serve as your starting location or warehouse.
If you have several depots for your vehicles and stops, you may specify them here. Thereafter, you would be able to select the depot for your vehicles and stops for routing.
In this example tutorial, 3 different vehicles had been assigned a different depot respectively. After the Plan and Optimize process, 3 separate runs were being generated for each of the vehicles to perform their deliveries from the different depots.
There are 3 steps involved:
How To Add Depot
Step 1: Navigate to Settings > Depots
Step 2: Click Add Depot
Step 3: Enter the name and address of your depot.
Step 4: Click Save when done.
How To Assign Depot To Vehicle
Step 1: Navigate to Settings > Vehicles
Step 2: Select a vehicle, and you may select the Depot for that vehicle.
*If the depot is not set, it will use the default as per specified under Settings > Depot
In this example, 3 different vehicles had been assigned a different depot respectively.
How To Assign Depot to Stop
When adding or editing a stop, you may select the required depot for the stop.
Step 1: Assigning Depot to the Stop
Step 2: After Plan and Optimize, the stops will be assigned to the vehicles tagged with the assigned depot.
The stops were being assigned to the vehicles tagged with their respective depot.