TransForce acquires National Fast Freight

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BRAMPTON, ON – TransForce International (TFII) is acquiring National Fast Freight from Calyx Transportation Group, the companies have announced.

National Fast Freight is a non-asset-based company that provides Less than Truckload (LTL) intermodal service across Canada, and generated $80 million in revenue in the past year. It will continue to operate under current management as a standalone business unit.

TransForce International’s existing LTL intermodal operations include Clarke Transport and Vitran.

“Today’s announcement of the acquisition of National Fast Freight is a strategic step which builds upon our existing foundation in the intermodal segment,” said Alain B├ędard, chairman, president and Chief Executive Officer of TFI International.

National Fast Freight was formed in 1992.

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John G. Smith is the editorial director of Newcom Media's trucking and supply chain publications -- including Today's Trucking,, TruckTech, Transport Routier, and Road Today. The award-winning journalist has covered the trucking industry since 1995.

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