Established in 1954, Panalpina is one of the leading providers of freight forwarding and logistics services in the United States. Its areas of specialization include door-to-door delivery, scheduling and customer support services. The company has a staff of more than 15,000 trained and certified professionals who assist with a variety of transportation needs of customers. Panalpina offers air and sea freight transportation services. The company provides supply chain management solutions for residential and commercial customers. It transports hazardous and nonhazardous materials. Panalpina offers services to the health care, retail, fashion, automotive and oil and gas industries. It additionally provides damage prevention, loading, shipment, less-than-truckload, warehousing, consultation, distribution, monitoring and logistics consulting services. The company offers cost-effective charter, fleet management and 24-hour emergency services. Panalpina maintains a location in San Francisco.