Melissa Curry, Director of Operations and Customs Compliance at California Cartage Company (Cal Cartage), a subsidiary of NFI, will speak in a panel at Parcel Forum 19 taking place October 30 in Dallas, Texas. The session entitled “3PL vs. In-House Distribution: What’s Right for Your Operation?” will explore the different options available for shippers and the benefits of each.
With approximately 50 million sq. ft. of distribution space across North America, NFI is a top 3PL that drives innovation and leverages various technological advancements to help customers optimize their supply chains, ranging from fully-automated facilities and robotics to business intelligence. In addition to providing an in-depth look at the benefits of third-party logistics and in-house fulfillment options, the session will discuss the various technology needed to meet today’s consumer expectations. Panelists will also offer insight into what areas to examine within an operation in order to make an informed decision.
“There are a number of factors to consider when choosing the best option for your business’ supply chain,” said Curry. “A lot of it relates back to strategy. As your company expands and operations become more complex, there are additional challenges that must be addressed. Customers come to us for our expertise in managing labor, ability to deploy capital on their behalf, and provide solutions to improve service. These are all aspects to keep in mind so that you can provide the best customer experience and keep them coming back.”
NFI is a leading supply chain solutions provider founded in 1932. Throughout its operations, NFI’s end-to-end suite of supply chain solutions spans dedicated transportation, distribution, transportation management, brokerage, port drayage, intermodal, global logistics, and real estate. With the ability to integrate multiple services across its network of 300 locations, NFI is provides a seamless experience to shippers across a variety of diverse industries.
Learn more about the event here.