NLI Transport Wins Award

June 23, 2017 - After their third year in business, NLI International Corp. has been awarded the honor of BEST FINAL MILE COMPANY IN CANADA FOR 2017 by Transport News Magazine. NLI is a full-service  home delivery company in Canada and currently represents over 35 vendors/manufacturers/distributors of name brand furniture, appliances and electronics. The majority of their client/partners are USA-based companies. They are involved in just about every aspect of their supply chain from international importing, both road and ocean, to warehousing and logistics to final mile delivery nationally in Canada.

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Georgia, Virginia Ports Partnership Gets FMC Approval

Powell Slaughter - Furniture Today, April 12, 2017 - WASHINGTON – The Federal Maritime Commission has approved an agreement that allows the Georgia Ports Authority and the Virginia Port Authority to begin discussing ways the two ports can share information in certain operational areas to position themselves as leading gateways for containerized cargo on the U.S. East Coast.

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ILA Calls for One-Day Shutdown at East Coast, Gulf Ports

Powell Slaughter - Furniture Today, February 22, 2017

NEW YORK -- The International Longshoremen's Assn. is calling for a shutdown of ports along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts and a march on Washington to protest union job losses. The date will be announced next week.

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Kerns Joins Diakon Logistics Executive Team

Furniture TodMichael Kernsay, March 28, 2017 - MANASSAS, Va. – Michael Kerns has joined Diakon Logistics as director of safety and risk management.

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SunBelt Xpress Acquires Northwest Furniture Express

October 28, 2016 - HICKORY, N.C. -

SunBelt Xpress, a leading transportation provider to the home furnishings industry, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Northwest Furniture Express. By having NWFX join the SunBelt team we are expanding our services to the Pacific Northwest of the United States as well as western Canadian provinces of Alberta and British Columbia.

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