Forward Air extends inland dray reach with Memphis acquisition

[caption caption="Memphis \"will only become more important\" as a freight hub, Forward Air CEO Tom Schmitt says. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com."][/caption]Expedited transporter Forward Air is building out its intermodal, less-than-truckload (LTL), and final-mile networks one market at a time, announcing Tuesday the acquisition of Memphis-based intermodal drayage company Value Logistics. The...