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Table 1 Description of features and levels for the SP scenarios

From: Sustainable urban freight transport adopting public transport-based crowdshipping for B2C deliveries

Demand-side survey Supply-side survey
Features Levels Features Levels
Shipping fee (with respect to current national shipping companies) Lower (+ 1) Location of APL Inside metro stations (+ 1)
Typical (− 1) Outside metro stations/adjacent buildings (− 1)
Shipping time (with respect to current national shipping companies) Lower (+ 1) Remuneration 3 €/delivery (+ 1)
Typical (− 1) 1 €/delivery (− 1)
Parcel tracking Available (+ 1) Delivery booking Real-time booking (+ 1)
Not available (−1) Off-line booking (− 1)
Delivery date and Time schedule flexibility Yes (+ 1) Bank crediting modes Single delivery (+ 1)
No (−1) Every 5 deliveries (− 1)