Commodity Forwarders specializes in the transportation & distribution of perishable products through our people, network and technology. Fresh or Frozen, seafood, meat or various fruits, vegetable and flowers in addition to assorted foodstuffs are expertly handled for movement via air, ocean, truck and rail. Our 14 USA based offices in addition to a perishable network relationships in Canada, Mexico, Europe, Latin America, South Pacific, Asia and the Middle East allows CFI to serve your temperature sensitive cargo needs.
Our company has over 700 employees who specialize in the handling of temperature sensitive products. This is all we do!! CFI recognizes that we are your logistical partner for financial success and that is a responsibility that we take seriously. Embracing technology allows CFI to not just focus on the product and timely transport but also the most accurate and efficient way to handle the data itself. By using temperature sensor monitors to avoid temperature excursions, your perishable cargo is under control for the duration of the supply line with real time information updates throughout the journey. EDI allows us to not just communicate with key vendors but also customers for shipment movement. By providing you with the ability to track and trace your perishable cargo when you need to know is the best form of transparency.
CFI, with our experience since 1974, our revenue position with carriers, fourteen offices and our network-approved members, have established ourselves as a major force with both domestic and international air carriers along with many steamship lines. Contracts and space commitments with over 40 major carriers (took out Air due to truck and ocean) allow CFI to ship asparagus, strawberries, cherries, fresh fish and a wide variety of other perishable products worldwide. CFI was the first company in the industry to offer 24 hours, 7 days a week coverage along with a full line of inbound, high humidity forced-air cooling, inventory temperature control and distribution services software including web access remote printing of all documents.