Cherry Hill, NJ (PRWEB) December 02, 2014
NFI, a leading supply chain company headquartered in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, ranks well among the Transport Topics Top 50 Logistics Companies 2014 listing. Consistently categorized as a top-tier supply chain partner, NFI is number 15 out of the Top 50.
Reliance on third-party logistics companies is crucial in maintaining a successful supply chain. Companies on the Top 50 list are ranked based on net revenue for the most recent 12-month period. Armstrong and Associates provided data for the list, which for most companies comes from the 2013 calendar year.
Delivering high quality customer service and end-to-end capabilities is key to NFI’s successful strategy. By working to understand the supply chain needs of customers, NFI is able to provide targeted solutions in an entrepreneurial way. The NFI team can deliver best practices and efficiencies throughout a supply chain with a suite of services to meet customer needs, including transportation, distribution, intermodal, brokerage, global, and real estate.
An EPA SmartWay Transport Partner, NFI is also dedicated to sustainability in the supply chain. NFI operates natural gas fleets in California, Illinois, and Texas, and many fleet trucks and trailers make use of AirTabs, trailer skirts, and speed limiters to decrease fuel usage. Currently working on plug-in charging systems for tractors, NFI pioneers the use of battery powered Auxiliary Powered Units (APUs). Furthermore, NFI limits the carbon footprint of it’s warehouses by making use of solar energy, recycling, and building to LEED standards.
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.