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

07/01/2021

What the Approaching ILWU-PMA Contract Renewal Means for Shippers

Reading Time: 5 minutes After a year marred by congestion, skyrocketing cargo handling costs, increased demand as a result of the pandemic, and looming clean air mandates, West Coast marine terminal operators have had all the more reason to explore productivity improvements and cost-saving options like automation.  Historically, concern about displacing and replacing employees with robotics had prompted the… Continue reading What the Approaching ILWU-PMA Contract Renewal Means for Shippers

05/17/2021

An NFI Website and Brand Rejuvenation

Reading Time: 2 minutes NFI is excited to unveil today a new company website which reflects the differentiated and innovative value our company brings to customers, employees, and the North American supply chain marketplace. Since its inception in 1932, NFI has risen to become a leader in the logistics and supply chain space. As the company has expanded its… Continue reading An NFI Website and Brand Rejuvenation

04/08/2021

Transportation Management: Engineering for the Future

Reading Time: 3 minutes Meet the TM Engineers Driving Customer Value They’re not supply chain engineers, they’re supply chain scientists. Calculated risk-taking and hands-on program design are enabling NFI’s Transportation Management team to customize solutions of the future for NFI customers. In this video, team members Felipe Molino and Kayla Broyles highlight how NFI is able to deliver custom,… Continue reading Transportation Management: Engineering for the Future

01/13/2021

Global Logistics 2021 Outlook

Reading Time: 4 minutes Global Logistics 2021 Outlook Featuring Mike Greco, Senior Vice President of Global at NFI What do you think will be in store for global logistics in 2021? When we look at 2021, Q1 is going to be strong, especially on the import side. Then we start entering into contract negotiations to determine where rates will… Continue reading Global Logistics 2021 Outlook

12/22/2020

Intermodal 2020 Year in Review

Reading Time: 7 minutes Year in Review: Intermodal Mark McKendry, Regional Vice President of Intermodal What have you seen this past year in the intermodal industry? To summarize what happened in 2020, we have to go back in time to 2019 where widespread adoption of the precision scheduled railroading (PSR) methodologies really took a hold of all North American… Continue reading Intermodal 2020 Year in Review