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Things Our Favorite NYC-Based TV Shows Got Right — and Wrong!

March 3, 2016 0 Comments

New York City is a popular setting for TV shows. While many directors are familiar with the city and work to get every single detail right, others tend to introduce bloopers that only a true New Yorker would notice. Here’s what some of our favorite city-based shows got right — and wrong — about living in the […]

Your Guide to Moving in NYC

February 18, 2016 0 Comments

There’s a reason the entire cast of “Friends” lived in the same apartment building for 10 years: It’s a hassle to move in the city. Between boxing up your entire life, carrying it down the narrow stairs of a walk-up, and navigating a moving truck through the narrow streets of Brooklyn, you might be tempted […]

Top 5 Hotels for your Perfect Winter Staycation

February 3, 2016 0 Comments

New York might be the city that never sleeps, but sometimes its residents need a bit of rest and relaxation. Instead of escaping to another state for a winter weekend getaway, many New Yorkers are choosing staycations. With a variety of hotels to suit your preferences, the city is full of places to recharge for […]

Overcoming Last Mile Logistics Challenges

January 11, 2016 3 Comments

Logistics is the management of the flow of things between a point of origin and point of consumption. Such resources include food, equipment, materials, animals and liquids, in addition to data. Logistics integrates transportation, production, inventory, warehousing, security, material handling, information flow, packaging, warehousing and even security. Outbound Logistics is the process related to the […]

5 Biggest New York City Myths

December 24, 2015 0 Comments

You only have to visit the Big Apple once to understand why New Yorkers believe it’s the greatest city in the world. Here’s the real scoop on New York, and that elite breed, the New Yorker. We Won’t Help. Also, We’re Mean. Walk down any crowded street in the five boroughs and chances are you’ll see […]

Must-Dos for Your NYC Holiday Season

December 10, 2015 0 Comments

Planning on visiting New York City during the holidays — or wondering how to entertain your out-of-town relatives? Explore these holiday must-dos, and get ready to get festive! The Original and Best Dance aficionados recognize the American Ballet Theater as la crème de la crème, but the New York City Ballet’s George Balanchine production of “The Nutcracker” […]

The Advantages of Outsourcing Logistics to a Third Party

October 30, 2015 10 Comments

Keys to a Successful Outsourcing of Logistics To successfully outsource your logistics to a third-party provider, it’s important to take various considerations into account. Other factors to consider include: Clear Communications and Collaboration When outsourcing logistics, third-party logistics providers should set proper expectations of what they provide. You should expect open and clear communication of […]

Top 5 Apps for New Yorkers

October 29, 2015 0 Comments

New York City is big, busy and brisk. If you’re a New Yorker or traveling to the Big Apple, use these apps and make living or visiting the city just a little bit easier. TripPlanner What’s the best way to get around New York City? Mass transit, of course! With a rainbow of subway lines and […]

Why New Yorkers Have Everything Delivered

October 15, 2015 0 Comments

New York is known for four-flight walkups, crowded sidewalks and 80-hour work weeks. New York might be a city of walkers, but when it comes to convenience, we’re all about delivery. Here’s why real New Yorkers have everything delivered — and why you should, too. Solve the Pains of Grocery Shopping It doesn’t matter if you’re next […]

Top 5 Halloween Costume Ideas That Are Totally New York

October 1, 2015 0 Comments

  You could go to this year’s Halloween party as a zombie or a hippie, but isn’t that a little overdone? Here are this year’s hottest Halloween costume ideas with distinct New York attitude. The Donald With the world’s most enduring haircut and ties as bright as the sun, Donald Trump is destined to be THE […]