Business, Logistics

Supply Chain Transformation for a Post-Pandemic World

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March 25, 2021
Government, Business, Logistics

Trade Group Targets Federal E-Commerce Bid It Says Favors Amazon

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A trade association representing wholesale distributors is pressuring lawmakers not to approve increased government spending on a highly lucrative e-commerce contract the group says favors Amazon.com.

July 31, 2019
Business, Equipment, Logistics

Lazer Spot Makes First Acquisition, Buys Assets of Mesko Spotting Service

Lazer Spot truck A pair of Lazer Spot trucks. The company is based in Alpharetta, Ga. (TT file photo)

Lazer Spot Inc. moved to expand its distribution center yard management services by purchasing assets of Mesko Spotting Service Inc., a rival company based in Allentown, Pa., for an undisclosed amount.

Daniel P. Bearth | Senior Staff Writer
June 20, 2019
Business, Fuel

Castrol Expands Reach With New Partnerships

Lubricant manufacturer Castrol announced two new distributor relationships.

April 10, 2019
Business, Equipment, Logistics

Kane Is Able Receives Equity Investment From Harkness Capital Partners

Warehouse A Kane is Able Inc. dock facility in Scranton, Pa. (Kane is Able Inc)

Kane Is Able Inc., a warehousing and distribution business in operation since 1930, announced that Harkness Capital Partners agreed to make an unspecified equity investment in the firm as part of a strategy to expand the company’s services and national presence.

Dan Bearth | Senior Features Writer
March 19, 2019
Business, Logistics

Food Service Distributor Atlantic Beverage Receives New Investment

Atlantic Beverage Co., an Edison, N.J.-based importer and distributor of nonperishable food and beverage products, has received new capital from a group of investment firms led by KCM Capital Partners in Chicago.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
August 27, 2018
Business, Technology, Logistics, Autonomous

XPO, Nestle Team on UK Distribution Center

Robotic arm at an XPO Logistics facility Robotic arms such as this one will be featured at the UK distribution center. (XPO Logistics)

XPO Logistics has joined with food and drink giant Nestle to create a 638,000-square foot distribution center that will feature robotics and state of the art automation in Leicestershire, United Kingdom. The center is scheduled to be completed in 2020.

Dan Ronan | Senior Reporter
June 18, 2018

Metro Supply Chain Group Expands Home Delivery, Warehousing Operations in Canada

Metro Supply Chain Group has completed two acquisitions designed to boost its home delivery services and expand its warehousing and distribution operations for consumer packaged goods in Canada.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
May 16, 2018
Business, Logistics

Coyote Logistics to Open Atlanta Office, Add 325 Jobs

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Coyote Logistics will open a 48,000-square-foot office in northeast Atlanta and create 325 jobs, spending more than $6 million.

July 21, 2017
Business, Equipment

FleetPride Expands in Texas

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Aftermarket distributor FleetPride opened a second branch in Houston to enhance customer service in southeast Texas.

July 19, 2017