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Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW) Announces “Get It There Faster,” an Automated Technology Solution that Delivers Real-Time, Expedited Solutions for LTL Shippers

Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW), a leading United States domestic and international freight forwarder specializing in custom logistics and warehousing solutions, announces the launch of “Get It There Faster,” an automated technology solution that delivers instant, expedited shipping options, shaving off transit days from standard LTL service. Built on an open API, EFW’s “Get It There….

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Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW) Announces Establishment of EFW Warehousing, LLC After Acquiring Lewis Logistics

Estes Forwarding Worldwide, a leading United States domestic and international freight forwarder specializing in custom logistics solutions, recently announced the acquisition of Lewis Logistics, a warehousing, distribution, and logistics provider based in North Carolina. EFW, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Estes Express Lines, is a non-asset based freight forwarder that works with clients across the globe,….

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Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW) Expands Sales Team Driving Global Growth

Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW), a leading domestic and international freight forwarder in the United States, announced expanding its sales team as part of its ongoing effort to drive global growth and continually enhance customer experiences. With an average growth rate of over 27.50% year over year, EFW has grown every year since it was founded….

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Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW) Announces Several Key Initiatives as the Company Celebrates 18th Year of Business

Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW), a leading domestic and international freight forwarder in the United States, announced several key initiatives as the company celebrates going into their eighteenth year of business.  Founded in 2003 by Scott Fisher and Estes Express Lines, the largest privately held transportation provider in the United States, EFW has grown every year since….

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EFW Announces New Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing

EFW and Estes Express Lines jointly announced that Michael Campese will be joining Estes Forwarding Worldwide as Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing.  EFW is pleased to welcome someone who has been such a strong supporter and friend of Estes Forwarding Worldwide since it was founded in 2003. Mr. Campese has been part of….

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EFW Takes Proactive Steps to Ensure Business Continuity and Speed to Shelf Capability for National Brand Retailers During COVID-19 Outbreak

Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW) a leading U.S. freight forwarding company is taking proactive steps to ensure business continuity and speed to shelf capability for national brand retailers trying to keep shelves stocked for customers during COVID-19 Outbreak. EFW has leveraged their generous geographic distribution and nimble business model to help minimize disruptions to customers’ supply….

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EFW Announces Addition of New, Specialized Service Line Serving Broadcast, Media and Production Industries

Estes Forwarding Worldwide, a leading United States domestic and international freight forwarder specializing in custom logistics solutions, recently announced the addition of a new, specialized service line serving the broadcast, media and production industries. The company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Estes Express Lines, is a non-asset freight forwarder who works with clients across the….

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EFW to Promote HomeNOW at Home Delivery World

Estes Forwarding Worldwide, a leading domestic and international freight forwarder in the United States who specializes in custom logistics solutions will be represented by members of their executive and sales teams at the 2019 Home Delivery World event in Philadelphia from April 3-5 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Largely considered the industry’s largest retail logistics….

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EFW Launches Redesigned Website

Estes Forwarding Worldwide, a leading domestic and international freight forwarder in the United States, recently announced the launch of its newly redesigned website www.efwnow.com. The company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Estes Express Lines, is a non-asset freight forwarder who works with clients across the globe and all industries to craft and execute customized logistics….

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EFW Partners with Owen CX Group Inc. as Part of Company-wide “We Care” Initiative

Estes Forwarding Worldwide, one of the leading domestic and international freight forwarders in the United States, recently announced its partnership with Owen CX Group Inc. as part of a company-wide strategic initiative to adopt the Net Promoter methodology to measure satisfaction across all aspects of the business. Owen CX Group Inc., founded by industry thought….

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EFW Moves to New Headquarters in Richmond, Virginia

Estes Forwarding Worldwide, LLC (EFW), has relocated to a larger, newly renovated office building in Midlothian. This innovative office space provides an exciting and collaborative environment that will allow the EFW team members to thrive. “This is an exciting milestone for EFW and the new headquarters provides the needed infrastructure for our teams to deliver….

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EFW Opens Strategic Latin American Gateway in Miami, Florida

Estes Forwarding Worldwide, LLC (EFW), opens new EFW Miami Gateway Facility to meet the increased demand in service to and from Latin America. The Station is managed by Jaime Cabrera, who brings 28 years of global experience specializing in Latin America. EFW will consolidate freight in transit from Europe, Asia and North America to all….

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EFW Awarded Walmart 2015 E-Commerce Home Delivery Carrier of the Year

Walmart has awarded Estes Forwarding Worldwide, LLC (EFW), the 2015 E-Commerce Home Delivery Carrier of the Year. “It is with great appreciation that we accept this award, which we consider to be a significant milestone achievement. The award is a testament to our distinctive control-tower model that provides exceptional customer service, cutting-edge technology and innovative….

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EFW Celebrates 10 Years of Service and Success

Like all good success stories, this one started with an innovative idea. What if one of the largest LTL carriers could offer customers logistical solutions on a global scale? “When we first considered the idea of expanding into air freight forwarding, we had to think about both short- and long-term consequences, and both looked favorable…..

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EFW Earns Home Depot LTL Carrier of the Year Award

Home Depot, the world’s largest home improvement specialty retailer, named Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW) as its 2012 Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) Carrier of the Year. EFW received the award for its outstanding commitment to customer service and dedication to the partnership between the two companies. For example, in response to Hurricane Irene last year, the EFW team….

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EFW Makes 2012 INC. 500|5000 List

Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW), a global transportation-solutions provider, announced today that it was named to INC. magazine’s 500|5000 list, an exclusive annual ranking of America’s fastest-growing private companies. EFW ranked at number 1155 overall and at number 25 among logistics and transportation companies. EFW has experienced three-year growth of 273 percent, with revenue rising from….

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EFW Wins Specialty Carrier of the Year 2011

Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW) was named Specialty Carrier of the Year 2011 by Worldwide Express (WWEX) at the 15th Annual WWEX Conference in Hollywood, FL. Scott Fisher, president and CEO of EFW, and Rob Estes, president and CEO of Estes Express Lines, accepted the award on behalf of EFW. Worldwide Express is a national 3rd….

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EFW Makes 2011 INC. 500|5000 List

Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW), a global transportation-solutions provider, announced today that it was named to INC. magazine’s exclusive annual ranking of America’s fastest-growing private companies, the INC. 500|5000. EFW ranked at number 1083 overall and at number 21 among logistics and transportation companies. EFW has experienced three-year growth of 280 percent, with revenue rising from….

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EFW Named Best Operations – The Americas 2011 by GLN

Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW) was named Best Operations – The Americas 2011 by Global Logistics Network (GLN) at the 9th Annual GLN Conference in Bangkok, Thailand. Gary Weekley, Managing Director, Global, accepted the award on behalf of EFW. GLN is an organization that encompasses leading independently owned and operated companies worldwide that specialize in the….

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EFW Expands Air Cargo Capacity

Estes Forwarding Worldwide, an international leader in logistics planning and shipping, announced today that it was securing more capacity from the three largest air cargo companies. The announcement came on the heels of reports that a fourth air cargo provider, BAX Global, was shutting down its North American operations. “In our beginnings, BAX played an….

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Scott Fisher Named President and CEO of EFW

Scott Fisher, along with Estes Express Lines, founded Estes Air Transportation Services, now known as Estes Forwarding Worldwide in 2003. He previously held the positions of executive vice president and COO. In his new role as president and CEO, Fisher is responsible for the day-today management of the company and serves on the board of….

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EFW Expands to Meet Demand

Estes Forwarding Worldwide, a global transportation solutions provider, today announced the opening of six regional facilities and an office in Asia to meet the growing demands of its customers. These new facilities allow Estes Forwarding Worldwide to build a greater presence and better service customers in local and regional areas across the nation and throughout….

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EFW Participates in Haiti Relief

Working in conjunction with a closely allied partner in the Dominican Republic, global transportation solutions provider Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW) has developed a reliable method of shipping humanitarian relief goods to the internal areas of Haiti. While congested airports and earthquake-damaged sea ports in Haiti have severely limited the movement of humanitarian supplies, EFW has….

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