Cherry Hill, N.J. (PRWEB) July 30, 2014
NFI, a leading supply chain company headquartered in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, was named as a Top 100 For-Hire Carrier in the July 14th issue of Transport Topics. NFI has continuously appeared on this prestigious supply chain listing since 2005.
Transport Topics, the newspaper of trucking and freight transportation, selects the Top 100 For-Hire Carriers list through an analysis of company size, global scope, and overall revenue. NFI is currently ranked 26th on the annual list due to its focus on continuous improvement and growth through diverse supply chain solutions.
Providing dedicated and non-asset services, NFI works closely with customers to deliver customized engineered solutions for specific business needs. The NFI team is able to grow and develop by continuously cultivating existing customer relationships, and acquiring new business partnerships that encourage new ideas and innovation.
NFI’s dedicated fleet operations transport freight throughout the U.S. and Canada. With a focus on sustainability, NFI launched a natural gas fleet in Texas with Lowe’s in 2013, and aims to continue similar operations in California, Illinois, and Pennsylvania. NFI is continuously working on ways to decrease fuel usage while expanding the business. Use of speed limiters, AirTabs, and trailer skirts, along with battery powered APUs have all factored into NFI’s green initiatives.
A fully integrated third party logistics provider, NFI’s other business offerings include distribution and warehousing, intermodal, transportation brokerage, industrial real estate and development, contract packaging, and global supply chain management. NFI operates over 22 million square feet of warehouse space and continues to invest in industrial real estate, warehouse and transportation management systems, and assets across all business lines. NFI values customer partnerships with a focus on continuous improvement across all business lines.
NFI is a fully integrated supply chain solutions provider headquartered in Cherry Hill, NJ. Privately held by the Brown family since its inception in 1932, NFI generates more than $1 billion in annual revenue and employs nearly 8,000 associates. NFI owns facilities globally and operates 22 million square feet of warehouse and distribution space. Its company-owned fleet consists of over 2,000 tractors and 8,200 trailers, operated by more than 2,500 company drivers and 250 Owner Operators. Its business lines include transportation, warehousing, intermodal, brokerage, global, real estate, trailer storage, and solar services. For more information about NFI, visit http://www.nfiindustries.com, or call 1-877-NFI-3777.