Daniel P. Bearth

Business

Former Transportation Lawyer James Hardman Dies at 86

James Hardman, a transportation lawyer and former general counsel of Dart Transit Co., died Aug. 8. He was 86.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
August 30, 2017
Business, Equipment

United Rentals to Acquire Neff Rentals for $1.3 Billion

United Rentals Inc. is making its second acquisition this year, offering to buy Miami-based Neff Rentals for $1.3 billion and terminating a previously announced merger between Neff and H&E Equipment Services.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
August 28, 2017
Government, Business, Logistics

North American Trade Reps Start Talks on NAFTA Overhaul

At the border crossing Sam Hodgson

Trade representatives from the United States, Canada and Mexico have begun talks aimed at resetting terms of the North American Free Trade Agreement, a process that is expected to take many months to conclude and which could have profound implications for freight carriers and the supply chain operations of companies in all three countries.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
August 24, 2017
Business, Technology, Equipment

Flytrex Provides Drones for Grocery Delivery in Iceland

A Flytrex drone Flytrex/YouTube.com

Goods are literally flying off the shelves today in Iceland as online retailer Aha launches what it calls the world’s first autonomous drone delivery system in an urban setting.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
August 22, 2017
Business

Metro Supply Chain Has Acquired National Fulfillment Services

Metro SCG's Facility in Reno, Nev. National Fulfillment Services

In a move to expand its e-commerce business in North America, Toronto-based Metro Supply Chain Group has acquired National Fulfillment Services.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
August 2, 2017

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