Forward Air Corp.
| Nasdaq: FWRD
Forward Air Corp. provides surface transportation facilities for deferred air freight. It also provides scheduled surface transportation of cargo as a cost effective, reliable alternative to air transportation. It transports air freight that must be delivered at a specific time, but is less time-sensitive than traditional integrated services. The company operates its business through two segments: Forward Air, Inc. and Forward Air Solutions, Inc. Forward Air provides time definite transportation and logistics services to the deferred air freight market through a network of terminals located on or near airports in the U.S and Canada. Forward Air Solutions provides pool distribution services primarily to regional and national distributors and retailers. The company was founded by Scott M. Niswonger on October 23, 1981 and is headquartered in Greeneville, TN.