12/27/2023

Prepare your Warehouse for a Dynamic Environment in 2024

Reading Time: 2 minutes A guest blog post by Bill Mahoney, EVP and CCO Heading into 2024, shippers’ warehousing and distribution networks will be shaped by inventory normalization, labor dynamics, and strategic adoption of new technologies. With interest rates rising and consumer demand uncertain, inventory carrying costs will be scrutinized. Networks optimized for speed and flexibility will be reconfigured… Continue reading Prepare your Warehouse for a Dynamic Environment in 2024

03/08/2023

6 Ways to Enhance Your Online Order Fulfillment

Reading Time: 3 minutes A guest blog post by Steve Syverson, Senior Director of eCommerce Sales at NFI eCom 1. Utilize a fully integrated tech stack With each online purchase, an order fulfillment process kicks off. A great customer experience throughout the fulfillment process can lead to customer and brand loyalty. It’s essential to have an order management system… Continue reading 6 Ways to Enhance Your Online Order Fulfillment

12/13/2022

2022 NFI Wrapped

2022 NFI Wrapped

Reading Time: 6 minutes 90 Years of Excellence: A Story Still In The Making This year, NFI celebrated its 90th Anniversary, a milestone only made possible by the dedication of our people and partnerships with our customers. Since 1932 we’ve worked to build a culture that empowers employees, embraces innovation, and reinforces our commitment to customers. We thank those… Continue reading 2022 NFI Wrapped

11/04/2021

Houston: A Pioneer of Logistically-Centered Cities

Reading Time: 4 minutes As NFI continues to grow its North American logistics footprint, Houston has emerged as a leading supply chain hub. The area serves as a distribution hotspot with its intricate interstate highway, railroad systems, and access to major seaports for global trade.  Houston is a top-ranked market for transportation, distribution, and all aspects of the supply… Continue reading Houston: A Pioneer of Logistically-Centered Cities

07/16/2021

The Dallas-Ft. Worth Distribution Advantage

Reading Time: 5 minutes As the world regains its footing post-pandemic, the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area continues to grow economically. One of only two large U.S. metros to post three-year job gains, the Dallas region is recovering to pre-pandemic employment levels faster than all other large U.S. Metros.[1] Dallas ranks as the ninth-largest city in the United States with… Continue reading The Dallas-Ft. Worth Distribution Advantage

01/08/2021

2020 Supply Chain Innovation Year in Review

Reading Time: 9 minutes Year in Review: Supply Chain Innovation 2020 Jimmy Shafer, SVP Integrated Design & Solutions How would you summarize your experience with innovation and engineering in the supply chain industry this past year? From an engineering perspective, it really was about discovery and design. If you think about customer challenges, there are a lot of changing… Continue reading 2020 Supply Chain Innovation Year in Review

10/04/2020

Digital Twin – The Key for Proactive Supply Chain Planning

Reading Time: 5 minutes Guest Blog Post: Felipe Molino, Director of Solutions Engineering and Chris Pryer, Senior Scientist, NFI  Disruptions have become commonplace in the supply chain industry. For years, natural disasters and ever-changing regulations have highlighted company and industry instability. Most recently, companies were proven ill-equipped to manage significant and immediate change after the global COVID-19 pandemic caused… Continue reading Digital Twin – The Key for Proactive Supply Chain Planning