08/30/2023

Transloading: Cracking the Code of Efficient Freight Management

Reading Time: 3 minutes For many shippers, transloading has become a critical link to connect their international and domestic supply chains. Transloading, the process of transferring freight from one mode of transportation to another, helps to reduce costs while increasing inventory flow and supply chain flexibility. When goods arrive at a transload facility, they are unloaded from their international… Continue reading Transloading: Cracking the Code of Efficient Freight Management

08/04/2023

4 Tips to Navigate eCommerce Peak Season

Reading Time: 3 minutes For brands and their fulfillment partners, eCommerce peak season can be challenging. During this period, people, processes, and technology are tested to their maximum capacity, but there are also opportunities for improvement that will take eCommerce operations and brand experience to the next level. Here are four ways eCommerce brands can navigate through peak season:… Continue reading 4 Tips to Navigate eCommerce Peak Season

07/26/2023

Choosing a Global Freight Forwarder

Reading Time: 3 minutes A guest blog post by Mike Greco, Senior Vice President at NFI Global Within the dynamic global freight market, importers and exporters alike are constrained by the expense, risk, urgencies, and complexities of international shipping. When choosing a freight forwarder to keep their business moving, shippers should expect a seamless experience that enables them to… Continue reading Choosing a Global Freight Forwarder

06/13/2023

Optimizing Your Multichannel Strategy: A Comprehensive Checklist for eCommerce Brands

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Reading Time: 3 minutes As an eCommerce brand, you want to reach your target audience across multiple channels to maximize sales and revenue. However, with so many channels available, it can be challenging to create a comprehensive multichannel strategy that effectively engages your customers and drives conversions. Similarly, without efficient fulfillment solutions, your strategy may fall short of satisfying… Continue reading Optimizing Your Multichannel Strategy: A Comprehensive Checklist for eCommerce Brands

05/05/2023

How a Privately Held 3PL Fulfills eCommerce Expectations

Reading Time: 3 minutes Since 1932, NFI has grown to be one of the largest privately held and family-owned 3PL providers in North America. As eCommerce grew, so did customers’ requests to support their eCommerce fulfillment. From apparel to footwear, NFI began to create customized multichannel solutions for customers. With a unique position in the eCommerce fulfillment market, partnering… Continue reading How a Privately Held 3PL Fulfills eCommerce Expectations

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

01/13/2023

Savannah, GA ー A Global Commerce Hub

Reading Time: 4 minutes As NFI continues to enhance its port network in the East, Savannah, GA, is emerging as a top import logistics and distribution market. The area is an import hotspot with one of the nation’s busiest and fastest-growing ports, centricity to significant markets, and intricate interstate highway access.  Savannah is a cosmopolitan community with a European… Continue reading Savannah, GA ー A Global Commerce Hub

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

11/08/2022

Top Seven Fulfillment Frustrations eCommerce Brands Struggle With And How To Overcome Them

Reading Time: 6 minutes Although eCommerce is projected to grow at a CAGR of 11.58% globally, eCommerce brands in the United States are having difficulties in scaling their business. A new report from NFI eCom revealed that most brands found scaling their business and expanding their fulfillment operations globally to be two of their biggest challenges.   Nearly nine in… Continue reading Top Seven Fulfillment Frustrations eCommerce Brands Struggle With And How To Overcome Them

07/29/2022

Industrial Real Estate Market Changes and Challenges | Q3 2022

Reading Time: 3 minutes A guest blog by Troy Adams, Vice President of Real Estate at NFI Supply chain volatility has changed how companies store and distribute goods. As a result, the industrial real estate sector has thrived as organizations pursue diversification for fulfillment processes, and manufacturers move their operations onshore. Consequently, new challenges are emerging, particularly concerning transporting… Continue reading Industrial Real Estate Market Changes and Challenges | Q3 2022