Cherry Hill, N.J. (PRWEB) October 08, 2014
NFI, a leading supply chain company headquartered in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, has been named a Top 100 Trucker by Inbound Logistics magazine. Each year Inbound Logistics, the leading supply chain and business logistics publication, compiles the Top 100 Trucker list to recognize transportation providers that are able to fulfill the needs of their industry readership.
With 82 years of transportation experience, NFI knows how to address the pressures and demands of customers in the constantly changing industry. The dedicated transportation division at NFI excels with a fleet of over 2,000 company owned tractors and workforce of over 2,500 company drivers across 100 transportation locations. NFI has the people, assets, and experience to fulfill the diverse needs of shippers across North America. Serving the food and drug store industries, beverage companies, general manufacturers, apparel/footwear verticals, specialty retailers and e-commerce, NFI has the ability to create efficiencies specific to their customers network. As an EPA Smartway Transport Partner, NFI also values sustainability in the supply chain, currently operating natural gas fleets in California, Illinois, and Texas.
The list of best transportation providers is carefully constructed by Inbound Logistics (IL) editors who evaluate submitted information, conduct personal interviews and online research, and compare data to their readers’ burgeoning motor freight and logistics challenges. IL editors selected this year's class of Top 100 Motor Carriers from a pool of more than 200 companies. The service providers selected are companies that, in the opinion of IL editors, offer diverse operational capabilities and experience to meet readers' unique supply chain and logistics needs.
“Given today’s complex logistics and transportation challenges, especially efficiently matching demand to supply, the blended transportation solutions offered by NFI show true leadership in the trucking sector,” says Felecia Stratton, Editor, Inbound Logistics. “For continuously providing the kinds of trucking solutions that readers need, Inbound Logistics is pleased to recognize NFI as a 2014 Top 100 Trucker.”
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About NFI -- 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.
About Inbound Logistics -- Inbound Logistics the leading trade magazine targeted toward business logistics and supply chain managers. The magazine's editorial mission is to help companies of all sizes better manage corporate resources by speeding and reducing inventory and supporting infrastructure, and better matching demand signals to supply lines. More information is available at http://www.inboundlogistics.com.