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C.H. Robinson Beats Wall Street Expectations With 1Q Earnings

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Freight broker and produce distributor C.H. Robinson Worldwide beat Wall Street profit expectations, even as it saw first-quarter total revenue decline 4.4% to $3.75 billion compared with $3.92 billion in the first quarter of 2018.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
May 1, 2019
Business, Logistics

Warehouse Operator Burris Logistics to Acquire Trinity Logistics

Burris Logistics A Burris Freight Management truck. (Burris Freight Management)

Burris Logistics and Trinity Logistics have agreed to a merger that will combine a $3 billion refrigerated warehousing and food distribution business based in Milford, Del., with a top-ranked non-asset based freight brokerage firm less than 30 miles away in Seaford, Del.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
April 9, 2019
Business, Logistics

Gryphon Investors Buys Majority Stake in Nolan Transportation Group

Private equity firm Gryphon Investors added to its logistics portfolio with the purchase of a majority stake in Atlanta-based freight broker Nolan Transportation Group for an undisclosed amount.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
January 7, 2019
Business, Logistics

Forager Logistics Launches as Cross-Border Freight Broker

The cross-border freight brokerage and logistics service field has a new player in Forager Logistics. The Chicago-based company will focus on servicing supply chain networks in the automotive and aerospace industries, according to a Jan. 3 press release.

January 4, 2019
Business, Technology, TCA

Dupré Logistics to Restructure its Strategic Services After Growth

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Lafayette-based Dupré Logistics’ Strategic Capacity Services has launched a regional reorganization that will include adding personnel after experiencing significant growth in the past two years.

Adam Daigle | The Advocate (Baton Rouge, La.)
November 1, 2018
Business, Logistics

Two Investment Firms Acquire Anderson Cargo Services

Two private equity investment firms have come together to acquire Anderson Cargo Services, a St. Paul, Minn.-based logistics firm.

Transport Topics
October 31, 2018
Business, Technology, Logistics

Haven Launches Platform to Aid Carriers, Shippers With Bookings

Software company Haven announced the launch of Origin, a carrier-neutral product that offers a streamlined booking process for carriers and forwarders.

Transport Topics
October 29, 2018
Business, Logistics

RK Logistics Opens Freight Brokerage Division

RK Logistics Group, a supply chain services firm based in California’s Silicon Valley region, has added freight brokerage to its service offerings. The company is setting up a new division to operate as an independent agent of Mode Transportation, a Dallas-based multimodal brokerage firm recently spun off from Hub Group.

Transport Topics
October 9, 2018

Covenant Transportation Group Adopts New Name to Market Services

Covenant Transportation Group is adopting Covenant Transport Services as its new name to emphasize the company’s broad range of freight services.

October 2, 2017
Business, Logistics

Arrive Logistics Expands Chicago, Austin Offices to Accommodate Growth

Arrive Logistics' new Chicago offices Arrive's new offices in Chicago. (Arrive Logistics)

Arrive Logistics will move to larger offices in Chicago and Austin, Texas, to accommodate the rapid growth in volume for the 3-year-old freight broker.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
August 30, 2017