Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment Logistics Solutions
Suddath® provides comprehensive furniture, fixtures and equipment (FF&E) logistics solutions for some of the world’s most well-known restaurant, retail, hotel and resort brands. The pace of change is extraordinary as brands expand into new markets, renovate existing locations to fresh brand standards, modernize operations and digitally transform their businesses. Synchronizing the procurement, transportation, warehousing, delivery and installation of products from multiple manufacturers into just one location can be a challenge. Many brands have dozens and even hundreds of projects underway simultaneously, creating a need for much more capable, scalable and technologically enabled providers.
From décor to digital menu boards, Suddath has recently handled some of America’s largest and most geographically diverse FF&E logistics projects. Our experience allows us to bring you proven industry best practices to reduce risk and avoid costly mistakes. We also help you scale quickly for large projects without adding long-term fixed cost by providing highly experienced project management professionals.
FF&E Logistics Services
Our complete menu of furniture, fixtures and equipment services includes:
- Single source logistics project management
- Procurement including initial cash outlay
- Truckload and LTL FF&E transportation
- International freight forwarding, customs clearance and Foreign Trade Zones (FTZ)
- Real-time inventory management with tier-1 warehouse management system, HighJump
- Warehouse consolidation, storage and kitting
- Last mile delivery and FF&E installation
- Cargo protection coverages
- FF&E removal and liquidation
FF&E Services by Industry
FF&E Hotel and Resort Services
Hotel construction and renovation projects can be complex, time consuming and stressful. At Suddath, we work with owners, developers, management companies, purchasing companies and contractors in the hospitality industry to reduce cost and risk so you can open your hotel or resort on time and generate revenue for your stakeholders.
Ranging from luxury resorts to boutique hotels, and business travel hotel chains, we save customers time and money by offering a comprehensive menu of FF&E services, reducing complexity and administrative cost. As a nationwide provider, we have the resources and scalability to overcome unforeseen construction and product delays, potentially saving millions.
FF&E Restaurant Logistics Experts
The restaurant industry is undergoing a digital transformation, with brands around the country needing to implement tech-enabled ordering to streamline the customer experience. At Suddath, we offer a complete FF&E logistics solution that synchronizes all the services you need, whether you’re opening a single new restaurant or doing a refresh of locations across the nation.
From décor to digital menu boards, Suddath works with some of the most well-known restaurants in the world to deliver scalable, technologically enabled solutions.
Retail FF&E Logistics Services
From launching an e-commerce store to rebranding a retail location, Suddath has the technology, scalability and broad menu of FF&E services to simplify your project. By combining our services, specialized expertise and modern inventory management system, we give you a complete solution that keeps your finger on the pulse of the supply chain—all delivered on time and on budget for your retail opening or redesign.
A global fast food restaurant chain required a shipment of furniture, fixtures and equipment (FF&E) to travel from Frankfurt, Germany to Long Beach, California.Read More