Forward Air Corp. engages in the provision of less-than-truckload (LTL), truckload, intermodal and pool distribution services. It operates through the following four segments: Expedited LTL, Truckload Premium Services (TLS), Intermodal, and Pool Distribution. The Expedited LTL segment offers customers local pick-up, delivery, and services including shipment consolidation and deconsolidation, warehousing, customs brokerage, and handling. The TLS segment offers expedited truckload brokerage, dedicated fleet, as well as high security and temperature controlled logistics services. The Intermodal segment provides first and last-mile high value intermodal container drayage services to and from seaports and railheads. The Pool Distribution segment provides in handling and distribution of time sensitive product. The company was founded by Scott M. Niswonger on October 23, 1981 and is headquartered in Greeneville, TN.