IPD's non-asset based transport services, specializing in inbound and cross-border routes, offers a perfect complement to NFI, with its strengths in outbound transport and dedicated fleets, and its widespread distribution and warehousing network.
Internally dubbed the "Fuel Efficiency Czar", Barron believes NFI has moved to the forefront of fuel efficient third party logistics providers by focusing the entire company on sustainability initiatives.
The acquisition of NLS will provide NFI with additional locations in Georgia, Oklahoma and Florida as well as giving NFI the ability to service the account of a Fortune 50 consumer products firm and leverage NLS' experienced management to drive additional growth," said West.
This acquisition enables NFI to provide the Network Logistic Solutions customer base with access to a vast network of integrated services - a one-stop shop for supply chain solutions," said Sid Brown, CEO of NFI.
By equipping 50 doors with RFID readers and antennas, NFI instantly tracks and logs the exact movement of evidence, updates their central information system, and makes this information immediately available for on-line viewing and actionable responses.