Business, Logistics

Manitoulin of Toronto Buys Miami Logistics Company

Manitoulin Global Forwarding acquired Demark Global Logistics of Miami, according to a news release by Toronto-based Manitoulin.

October 22, 2019
Business, Logistics

Manitoulin Transport Buys Yukon Business in Latest Acquisition

Manitoulin big rig Manitoulin has recently been buying companies — mostly Canadian — to expand its North American footprint. (Manitoulin Transport)

Manitoulin Transport has purchased Kluane Freight Lines Ltd.’s book of business and formed a joint venture with Chief Isaac Group of Cos., according to a Manitoulin news release.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
December 19, 2018
Business, Logistics

Manitoulin Buys First US Company

Express Havre St-Pierre terminal and truck Express Havre St-Pierre terminal. (Express Havre St-Pierre)

Manitoulin Group of Cos., a Toronto-based transportation and logistics company, recently announced a pair of acquisitions, one marking its first foray into the U.S. market, as it continues to expand in North America.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
November 14, 2018
Business, Equipment, Logistics

Two Canadian Deals Highlight Continued Consolidation in Trucking

Direct Right Cartage Direct Right Cartage marks Manitoulin Transport's first purchase in the intermodal shipping segment. (Manitoulin Transport)

A consolidation trend among Canadian trucking companies continues, with Manitoulin Transport completing its purchase of intermodal carrier Direct Right Cartage, and Groupe Robert announcing plans to combine its heavy-haul business with QSL Group and Express Mondor.

January 17, 2018

Manitoulin Buys Duckering’s Transport

Manitoulin Trucks Manitoulin Group of Companies

Manitoulin Transport has acquired less-than-truckload carrier Duckering’s Transport, based in Red Deer, Canada, to continue its expansion in Western Canada. Terms of the deal weren’t released.

December 11, 2017

Manitoulin Global Forwarding Acquires M.A.P. International

Manitoulin Global Forwarding, a unit of the Manitoulin Group of Companies transportation business, announced the acquisition of M.A.P. International Freight, another Canadian company, to add capabilities for international forwarding of refrigerated container cargo.

June 13, 2016

Manitoulin Acquires Alberta Carrier’s LTL Division

Manitoulin Group of Companies

Canadian carrier Manitoulin Transport has purchased the less-than-truckload division of Hi-Way 13 of Camrose, Alberta, continuing its push to expand its coverage in western Canada.

January 23, 2015

Manitoulin Acquires Canfleet Logistics

Manitoulin Group of Companies

Manitoulin Global Forwarding has acquired Vancouver, British Columbia-based Canfleet Logistics. Terms were not disclosed.

December 3, 2014

Manitoulin Acquires LTL Division of Westcan Freight

Manitoulin Group of Companies

Manitoulin Transport announced that it has acquired the less-than-truckload and van freight business of Edmonton-based Westcan Freight Systems. Terms were not disclosed.

September 9, 2014

Manitoulin Acquires Jomac Transport

Manitoulin Group of Companies

Manitoulin Transport has purchased Jomac Transport of Winnipeg, Manitoba. Terms were not disclosed.

July 10, 2014