Leading supply chain solutions provider, NFI, was recently recognized by Inbound Logistics’ 2019 list of top 75 green supply chain partners. The annual G75 is a curated list of companies that exceed environmental expectations and go above and beyond to operate sustainably.
“At NFI, social responsibility is a core value and the wellbeing of our communities, employees, and customers remain our highest priority,” said Sid Brown, CEO of NFI. “NFI works to continually develop new and innovative solutions to improve our environmental impact, as well as partner with other industry leaders to operate more efficiently. We look forward to continuing to contribute to creating a greener environment and exploring new ways to reduce our carbon footprint.”
NFI is a leading drayage and dedicated transportation provider, recently partnering with industry leaders to operate electric trucks. NFI also operates Near Zero compressed natural gas trucks fueled with renewable energy, as well as electric yard horse tractors. NFI is a four-time EPA SmartWay Excellence award winner and continues to be recognized for its efforts in sustainability. NFI is also a member of Alternative Clean Transportation Expo High Volume Fleet Committee.
The company prioritizes sustainability within its 50 million square feet of distribution space throughout North America. A variety of technology is utilized to reduce the company’s carbon footprint, including lithium battery powered forklifts, battery powered automated units, robotic stretch wrapping, and extensive recycling programs.
NFI offers experience providing supply chain solutions across a variety of sectors, including 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.