Rickenbacker Inland Port, located within a 10-hour drive to more than 50 percent of the U.S. and Canadian populations, is home to some of the industry’s best ground transportation companies in the industry. Working with airlines, freight forwarders and Customs brokers to complete the supply chain in the most efficient manner, these trucking companies offer expansive, daily road feeder service for their customers.
Rickenbacker is home to Forward Air’s central sorting facility in addition to significant trucking operations by CEVA and Towne Air Freight.
Forward Air Corporation is a leading provider of time-definite surface transportation and related logistics services to the North American air freight and expedited less than truckload (LTL) market. They have a network of freight terminals located on or near airports in 85 U.S. and Canadian cities, including 12 regional sort centers.
CEVA was formed in August 2007 as a result of the merger of TNT Logistics and EGL Eagle Global Logistics. They are one of the world’s leading logistics companies, providing end-to-end design, implementation and operational capabilities in freight forwarding, contract logistics, transportation management and distribution management.
Towne Air Freight
Towne is a full-service trucking provider offering time-sensitive, less-than-truckload (LTL) shipments for both air freight and commercial companies. Their objective is to be a value-added carrier of choice by providing responsive, customized solutions to exceed customers' expectations.