Provides surface transportation facilities for deferred air freight
Forward Air Corp. provides surface transportation and related logistics services to air freight market.
The company also provides scheduled surface transportation of cargo as an alternative to air transportation; and brokerage transportation services.
Its logistics and other services include expedited full truckload, intermodal/drayage, fleets, warehousing, customs brokerage and shipment consolidation, deconsolidation & handling.
The company operates its business through three segments: Forward Air, Forward Air Solutions and Total Quality.
The Forward Air segment provides surface transportation and related logistics services to the North American ground freight market.
The Forward Air Solutions segment provides pool distribution services.
The Total Quality segment provides security and temperature-controlled logistics services; and truckload and less-than-truckload brokerage transportation services.
It serves air freight forwarders, integrated air cargo carriers and passenger & cargo airlines.
Forward Air was founded by Scott M. Niswonger on October 23, 1981 and is headquartered in Greeneville, TN.