New Member Spotlight
NFRA is always gaining new members from a variety of categories. Read below to learn about some of our newest members of the association!
Facility Innovations Group (Facility IG)
Facility Innovations Group (Facility IG) is a premier provider of comprehensive energy solutions, helping commercial and industrial facilities achieve their decarbonization and energy efficiency goals. They offer consulting and construction services for a complete range of energy solutions, spanning efficiency measures, demand response, and solar energy generation. Facility IG offers an alternative to “business as usual” energy management, opting for a strategic approach to energy and its impact on business. Their subject matter experts and engineers supply the resources needed to successfully plan, execute, and finance a customized strategic energy program to meet each company’s unique savings and sustainability goals. For more information, visit FacilityInnovationsGroup.com.
American Egg Board (AEB)
Home of the Incredible Egg, the AEB is the U.S. egg industry’s national marketing organization. The AEB is fully funded by and supports America’s egg farmers through its mission to increase demand for eggs and egg products domestically and abroad by research, education and promotion. The AEB’s Egg Nutrition Center has driven peer-reviewed research from top universities that has transformed thinking around eggs in the diet, and the AEB’s Eggcelerator Lab™ sparks innovation in partnership with manufacturers, retailers, food service and technologists, bringing new egg-based ideas to market. For more, visit IncredibleEgg.org.
Hurricane Express, Inc. is a transportation company strategically located at the junction of the northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas state line. Specializing in refrigerated trucking services, the company boasts a fleet of over 400 modern trucks and 550 trailers to efficiently transport goods across the country. With a focus on reliability and communication, Hurricane Express caters to a diverse range of industries, including food processing, manufacturing, and more. The company is known for its commitment to safety, utilizing advanced technology and experienced drivers. Founded on principles of integrity and customer satisfaction, Hurricane Express has established itself as a trusted partner in the transportation industry, offering seamless solutions for the efficient movement of cargo. For more information, visit hurricaneexpressinc.com.
MC Carrier LLC, established in 2012, is dedicated to delivering top-notch transportation solutions. Committed to safety, reliability, and timeliness, their mission revolves around custom-tailoring services to meet your needs. Ensuring profitability and fostering a thriving work environment for their employees, are at the core of their values. At MC Carrier LLC, they stay at the forefront of innovation by investing in cutting-edge technologies to optimize outcomes for their clients. They’re not just a transportation company; they’re a partner in your logistics needs, dedicated to your success and satisfaction. You can put your trust in them for a seamless, dynamic transportation experience. For more information, visit https://mccarrierllc.com.
Quebec Wild Blueberries
QWB takes great pride in their role as the world’s foremost supplier of wild, organic, and All-Natural Blueberries. Their reach extends to over 35 countries, serving some of the largest consumers of frozen fruits and juice concentrate including esteemed clients such as Danone, Nestle, Wholefoods, Androse, and many more. With more than 50,000 acres and four state-of-the-art IQF processing plant facilities, QWB is a dominant force in the industry. In addition, they are the leading supplier of high-end AAA-grade blueberries to Japan, underscoring their unwavering commitment to quality. Great lengths are taken to ensure their products meet the highest standards, providing clients with premium, natural, and sustainably sourced blueberries. For more information, visit www.wild-blueberries.com.
At Daily Harvest, we take care of food so food can take care of you. By making it convenient to enjoy more sustainably grown, organic fruits and vegetables every day, the company is on a mission to improve human and planetary health. Launched in 2015 by Founder Rachel Drori, Daily Harvest’s food is quick to prep, delicious to eat and available for home delivery or in your grocer’s freezer aisle. The company works with farmers to support regenerative and organic farming practices that enhance ecosystem biodiversity, produce nourishing food and help mitigate the effects of climate change. For more information, visit www.daily-harvest.com.
Blackline Cold Storage
Blackline Cold Storage is an integrated warehouse development and 3PL operating company headquartered in The Woodlands, TX. Blackline completed its new 300,000 sf facility near the Port of Houston in Baytown, TX, in 2022 and is self-operating to provide industry leading freezer, blast and cooler services for multiple clients. Blackline’s core strength and experience is in large scale logistics facilities all across North America to serve third party customers and Blackline is actively planning the expansion of Baytown, as well as moving into several additional markets. Please contact Blackline at (617) 251-9078 if you are looking for attentive, compliant, and economic cold storage services in Houston, or in other markets. Visit blacklinecoldstorage.com
GSM Transport is a leading intermodal drayage company located in the Southwest suburbs of Chicago, IL, servicing the Midwest. Established in 2006, we have grown from a fleet of 6 trucks to an excess of 40, and we continue to flourish in the transportation community. We pride ourselves on providing the absolute best service when it comes to our customer’s intermodal needs. Prompt and proactive customer service, sharp communication, and up-to-date tracking have been keys to our continued success. GSM’s company philosophy includes a team approach to problem solving, and emphasizes the importance of consistent interdepartmental interactions. Our exceptional safety, sales, dispatch, and driver recruiting departments are what set us apart from competitors, and afford us the unique opportunity to provide both existing and potential customers with an overwhelmingly positive and productive experience. Visit gsmtransport.com