As a family-owned and operated business, giving back to the community is a core value at NFI.
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (PRWEB) August 16, 2018
NFI, a leading supply chain solutions provider, was recognized by the Philadelphia Inquirer as a Top Family Owned Business award winner in the category of Community Service Excellence. NFI will be acknowledged, among other family-owned businesses, at the inaugural awards program on August 23 and will also be featured in the Philadelphia Inquirer.
Founded by the Brown family in 1932, NFI is currently headed by the third generation in brothers Sid, CEO; Jeff, President and Vice Chairman; and Ike, President and Vice Chairman. Throughout its 86 years of business, the company has emphasized the importance of community service. Some of NFI’s philanthropic partnerships include Bike MS, in which NFI sponsors and provides logistics for the annual Bike MS: City to Shore ride, food banks, blood drives, awareness campaigns for the American Cancer society, and more.
“As a family-owned and operated business, giving back to the community is a core value at NFI,” said Sid Brown, CEO of NFI. “We are honored to be recognized for our philanthropic efforts and look forward to continuing to serve and support our local communities.”
Today, NFI employs over 10,000 individuals in North America, with nearly 1,000 in New Jersey. With a fleet of over 4,000 tractors and 8,900 trailers, as well as more than 41.5 million square feet of warehouse and distribution space, NFI continues to expand year over year. NFI continues to invest in New Jersey and is currently building its new headquarters on the Camden waterfront.
NFI offers extensive experience providing supply chain solutions across a variety of sectors, spanning food and beverage, retail, consumer packaged goods, and manufacturing. The company’s integrated suite of services includes dedicated transportation, distribution, transportation management, brokerage, port drayage, intermodal, global logistics, and real estate.
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About NFI – NFI is a fully integrated North American supply chain solutions provider headquartered in Cherry Hill, N.J. Privately held by the Brown family since its inception in 1932, NFI generates nearly $2 billion in annual revenue and employs more than 10,000 associates. NFI owns facilities globally and operates 41.5 million square feet of warehouse and distribution space. Its dedicated and drayage fleet consists of over 4,000 tractors and 9,000 trailers. Its business lines include dedicated transportation, distribution, transportation management, port drayage, intermodal, brokerage, global logistics, and commercial real estate. For more information about NFI, visit http://www.nfiindustries.com or call 1-877-NFI-3777.