NFI, a leading supply chain solutions provider, has ranked 14th in Transport Topics Top 50 Logistics Providers list. Moving up one position from 2016, the list evaluates companies in categories of dedicated contract carriers, freight brokerage firms, warehousing firms, ocean freight forwarders, and airfreight forwarders along with essential financial and operating information. With facilities and supply chain capabilities across North America, NFI ranked in the sub-categories of dedicated contract carrier, freight brokerage firm, and warehousing firm categories.
“As an end-to-end supply chain solutions provider, NFI engineers customizable solutions that aim to enhance our customer’s businesses,” said CEO, Sid Brown. “We are honored to once again place highly on the list and the ranking is a testament to NFI and its employees’ dedication to helping customers grow and to continually drive innovation with our services.”
With more than 2,200 tractors and 8,300 trailers, NFI’s dedicated fleet ranked ninth in the top dedicated contract carrier category. With more than 85 years of experience in transportation, NFI provides dedicated transportation expertise in dry, refrigerated, specialized, tanker, and flatbed.
Ranking seventh in the warehousing category, NFI offers more than 31 million square feet of space across North America, growing more than 2 million square feet in 2016. With more than 90 warehouses, NFI provides solutions in cross-docking, fulfillment, and value-added services such as contact packaging, labeling, and kitting. NFI’s commercial real estate division continues to support warehousing growth and provide customers a single-source solution.
For the second year in a row, NFI ranked on the list for top freight brokerage firms. In addition to offering asset-based transportation, NFI provides non-asset based transportation services such as brokerage and transportation management across North America. With a carrier network of more than 20,000 partners, NFI delivers consistent and flexible truckload, less than truckload, and refrigerated transportation services.
In addition to the comprehensive suite of logistics solutions, the seamless integration across services has allowed NFI to continue to be a major provider to customers in numerous industries including retail, consumer packaged goods, food, and beverage. View the Transport Topics Top 50 list here.