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Oh, Hi Austin

We’re happy to announce that two-hour and same-day delivery is now live in Austin.

Everyone put up your Hook ’em horns and welcome the newest member of the Ohi instant commerce family! 

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Q&A: Understanding Micro-Fulfillment

Given the ongoing trend towards instant commerce, micro-fulfillment continues to be a hot topic in the e-commerce space. We sat down with Ohi’s Michael Witalec (VP of Ops) and Greg Szczepanski (Head of Special Projects, Ex-GoPuff) for a Q&A on micro-fulfillment and how Ohi approaches it.

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Ohi Achieves SOC 2 Compliance to Ensure Protection of Customer Data

Ohi, the next-generation instant commerce platform, has achieved SOC 2 Type 1 compliance as a result of fortifying its data security posture. 

The company’s focus has always been on providing our clients with maximum support, and part of that commitment is ensuring their data is handled responsibly. Continuing our commitment, Ohi has achieved SOC 2 Type 1 compliance as an additional step to safeguard our clients’ data.

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Ohi Named to the 2022 CB Insights Retail Tech 100 — List of Most Innovative Retail Startups

NEW YORK–CB Insights today named Ohi to its Retail Tech 100 ranking, which showcases the 100 most promising B2B retail tech companies in the world.

The 2022 Retail Tech 100 cohort highlights startups reimagining the retail experience across 13 categories. This year’s winning companies are working on hyper-personalized shopping, blockchain-powered commerce, autonomous delivery, virtual shopping, and more.

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Ohi Partners with EcoCart to Offer Brands a Carbon-Neutral E-Commerce Fulfillment Option

Ohi, the next-generation instant commerce platform that enables brands to meet their customers’ expectations of superfast delivery in under two hours, today announced that it has partnered with EcoCart to offer a carbon-neutral e-commerce fulfillment option to Ohi brand partners and their customers. Through the partnership, merchants that use Ohi’s instant commerce solution can minimize the carbon footprint associated with the delivery of their e-commerce orders through the use of carbon offsets.

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2021 Delivered: Ohi Year-in-Review

Despite the ongoing pandemic, 2021 was nonetheless an action-packed year for the Ohi team and our community of customers, partners, and other supporters. We launched many new platform features, closed our Series A funding round, and added wonderful new team members (and brands), and much more.

Follow along below as we recap key milestones from the past year!

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Ohi Launches Delivery Scheduling Option to Make the Customer Experience Both Fast and Flexible

NEW YORK–Ohi, the next-generation instant commerce platform that enables brands to meet their customers’ expectations of superfast delivery in under two hours, today announced the launch of a new scheduling option that is enabling all of its brand partners to improve the customer experience by making deliveries both fast and flexible. The new feature allows customers to choose the delivery window that is most convenient for them within seven days of ordering from an Ohi merchant partner…

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The Best D2C Marketing Strategies to Reach Consumers for Direct Buying

Now’s the time to start setting the stage for a successful 2022. For direct-to-consumer (D2C) brands, you’ll want to map out your marketing strategies to increase conversion rates, deliver an optimal experience, and reach customers for direct buying. 

If you’re considering new marketing channels for your D2C business in 2022, there are plenty of avenues to explore.

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Ohi Announces $19 Million Series A Funding Round

NEW YORK–Ohi, the next-generation instant commerce platform that enables brands to meet their customers’ expectations of superfast delivery in under two hours, today announced the completion of a $19 million Series A funding round. Ohi will use the funds to expand its US operations to enable near-instant delivery of everything from CPG products to luxury goods in 25 markets.

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Why Micro-warehousing is the Natural Evolution of Logistics

Do you remember life before the Internet? When parcels in the mail were a rarity sent by family members for Christmas and birthdays? As a kid, growing up in northern England in the late ’90s, I remember going into the town center on a Saturday with my Mum to buy new shoes, clothes, CDs and video cassettes, from brightly lit, exciting stores. The internet existed but not in a way that really mattered. Connecting to an old modem and watching pages load line-by-line wasn’t the best online experience.

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Ohi Accelerates Expansion with Launch of Ultrafast Delivery in Four New Markets

NEW YORK–Ohi, the next-generation instant commerce platform that enables brands to meet their customers’ expectations of superfast delivery in under two hours, today announced that it has expanded into four new markets: Seattle, Philadelphia, Dallas and Austin. The company has identified significant demand for ultrafast, hyperlocal delivery of its brand partners’ products in these cities and has grown its network of micro-fulfillment centers to offer quick, convenient delivery options to customers in these areas.

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Oh, Hi Dallas 

We’re happy to announce that two-hour, same-day, and next-day delivery is now live in Dallas.

The home of America’s team, rodeos, and famous Texas BBQ is now a member of the Ohi instant commerce family!

If you have any questions or would like more information, please reach out to your account manager or contact us here.

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How to Choose the Right E-commerce Fulfillment Partner

Order fulfillment can make or break your e-commerce business. It sounds cliche, but a reliable e-commerce fulfillment partner will help your brand delight customers and grow your business. In contrast, a poor e-commerce fulfillment service will cause you to lose your customers and leave your brand reputation in tatters, no matter how awesome your product is. 

So, how do you choose the right e-commerce fulfillment partners? What are the best criteria? 

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Oh, Hi Seattle

We’re happy to announce that two-hour, same-day, and next-day delivery is now live in Seattle.

The home of grunge, coffee culture, and the famous gum wall is now a member of the Ohi instant commerce family!

If you have any questions or would like more information, please reach out to your account manager or contact us here.

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Does Delivery Speed Matter in E-commerce?

Gone are the days when two-day delivery was exciting. Customer expectations and shopping behaviors around delivery speed have shifted. People want everything delivered ASAP, a preference that has been accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic and the disruptions that presented.

As a result, many more e-commerce businesses are building ‘speed’ into their DNA, cutting down on the wait time window by expanding into same-day and two-hour or less delivery coverage.

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2-Hour Delivery Is the Future of DTC Sales — How Ohi Enables Instant Commerce 

Key Takeaways Too many DTC sellers focus on the pre-purchase experience with slick apps and marketing. Neglecting the post-purchase experience is a missed opportunity to drive repeat purchases.  By using powerful AI software, Ohi predicts where a purchase will take place and positions products nearby so delivery is shockingly quick and flexible. E-commerce shipping and […]

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