CHERRY HILL, N.J., 01/10/2017 - Leading supply chain service provider, NFI, has completed a milestone, growing its warehousing footprint to more than 30 million square feet over the past 30 years. The company now operates 31 million square feet on behalf of its customers across North America.
"Operating 30 million square feet has been a goal for our company," said CEO, Sid Brown. "It is our valued customers who have allowed NFI to expand across North America. As we continue to grow and increase capacity, NFI can provide more opportunities for our customers to grow as well."
Family-owned and now celebrating its 85th year of business in 2017, NFI provides customers engineered solutions with flexibility and customization unique to a private company. With a variety of capabilities, NFI has a hybrid distribution offering comprised of dedicated and shared warehousing facilities. In addition to its extensive warehousing presence, NFI also provides value-added services that span kitting, contract packaging, light manufacturing and assembly, labeling, and refurbishment.
NFI's commercial real estate offerings complement the warehousing services, providing customers a single source solution that can leverage both real estate and distribution expertise, enabling flexible distribution solutions. NFI also provides services in dedicated transportation, brokerage, global logistics, and intermodal.
"It is the commitment and vision of our more than 8,300 employees for 85 years that has allowed NFI to evolve from a transportation company to a full service supply chain solutions provider," said Brown.
NFI recently completed the acquisitions of Canadian 3PL, Dominion Warehousing & Distribution in December 2016 and Connecticut-based 3PL, United Express in August 2016, adding to the company's portfolio and reach across North America. In 2016, NFI ranked as a top provider in numerous industry publications including Inbound Logistics Top 100 3PLs and Transport Topics Top 50 Logistics Companies.
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About NFI -- NFI is a fully integrated supply chain solutions provider headquartered in Cherry Hill, N.J. Privately held by the Brown family since its inception in 1932, NFI generates more than $1.3 billion in annual revenue and employs more than 8,300 associates. NFI owns facilities globally and operates more than 31 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 2,600 company drivers and 325 owner operators. Its business lines include dedicated transportation, warehousing, intermodal, brokerage, transportation management, global logistics, and real estate services. For more information about NFI, visit www.nfiindustries.com or call 1-877-NFI-3777.