About CAF Worldwide

The industry leader in freight forwarding since 1982

CAF Worldwide: Our History
CAF Worldwide: Our History

History

The history of CAF Worldwide is all about service and retention.

CAF was founded in 1982 with a vision to be an industry leading, full-service logistics provider.

Over the years we have weathered changes in the global distribution landscape by focusing on exemplary customer service and retention that is unparalleled in the freight forwarding industry.

Through the use of technology, experience, and highly trained personnel we provide our customers with the highest level of service and supply chain solutions. Our complete dedication to excellence has remained constant ensuring that our focus on providing the absolute highest quality service to our clients is never diminished.

Our deep insight and knowledge into the footwear and apparel industries in particular sets us apart from other transactional providers in the space.

More than just delivering on our promises time and time again, the CAF team provides complete pricing transparency and 24/7 service. 

Our services include:

  • Air and Ocean Freight Forwarding
  • Drayage Services
  • Customs Clearance and Brokerage
  • Warehousing and Distribution
  • Insurance
  • Automated Tracking AND 24/7 Personal Service
  • Logistics and Consulting

CAF Worldwide is a proud member of the Global Logistics Associates.

The GLA network is one of our greatest competitive advantages. Our access to industry leading partner offices of the GLA, throughout the world, provides us with the strength and global reach to accommodate the most diversified shippers.

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Our Team

Joseph Barry

President & Founder

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Joseph Barry III is the President of CAF Worldwide. For more than two decades, Joe has been a leader in the freight forwarding and logistics industry. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Logistics Management from the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University and has been a Licensed Custom Broker since 1997.

Elizabeth Barry

Chief Operating Officer

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Elizabeth Barry is the Chief Operating Officer of CAF Worldwide. Prior to joining CAF, Liz was an executive in Operations at Tiffany & Co. leading the Global Customer Service teams. Liz holds a BA from Syracuse University.

Torie Coleman

Director of Operations

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Torie Coleman is the Director of Operations at CAF Worldwide. Torie has 30 years of industry experience working for companies including Pan Am, EL AL, and Korean Air. He also served on the Board of Directors for GLA (Global Logistics Associates).He has a B.S. in Psychology from Johnson C. Smith and is a specialist in global sales and logistics. Torie has been an executive at CAF since 2007.

International Freight Forwarders You Can Trust Since 1982

Logistics management solutions customized to suit your company’s needs

Contact us for more information about what our logistical expertise can do for your auto-tracking, Customs brokerage, insurance, & warehousing and distribution needs.

We will use our stellar reputation with steamship lines to negotiate the best rates for your ocean, air, and land freight. For freight forwarding tasks of any size, CAF Worldwide is: Here, There, Everywhere.

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