Partner spotlight: Wayfair.com
More than 7 million products from more than 7,000 suppliers are available at your fingertips thanks to Wayfair.com. We’re proud to partner with Wayfair to provide last mile delivery service throughout Northwest Arkansas.
Since June of this year, our drivers have delivered a large number of Wayfair products including furniture, home furnishings, and décor and other home goods. Wayfair was an entrepreneurial endeavor for co-founders Steve Conine and Niraj Shah who met as high school students attending a summer program at Cornell University. They ended up being roommates and friends throughout college. During their senior year, Steve and Niraj developed a business plan during a class on entrepreneurialism and that plan became the foundation for several businesses in the technology sector.
What would eventually become Wayfair.com was created in 2002 on a tiny budget. They analyzed internet search patterns and their results, which helped them realize that In 2002, the duo founded Wayfair on a shoestring budget in a spare bedroom of Steve’s house. What started as one single website selling only a few items became the largest e-commerce destination for home furnishings and décor from more than 250 standalone sites selling everything from barstools to birdhouses.
In 2011, Steve and Niraj took a giant leap and moved all of their e-commerce sites into one humongous site for all things home and named it Wayfair. By 2012, Wayfair exceeded $600 million in annual revenue and was known for its amazing selection of styles across all price points. across a wide array of styles and price points.
Wayfair.com continues to grow and we’re honored to be a part of that growth. Wayfair and On Time Logistics are a perfect fit because of our shared dedication to quality, expedient service.