Logistics

DeltaTrak’s Cold Chain Restart Program Helps Companies Access Critical PPE Solutions

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 1:00pm

DeltaTrak, a leading innovator of cold chain management and temperature monitoring solutions, is excited to announce the Cold Chain Restart Program designed to help companies reopen on a safe footing by providing access to critically needed PPE solutions.

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  • DeltaTrak, a leading innovator of cold chain management and temperature monitoring solutions, is excited to announce the Cold Chain Restart Program designed to help companies reopen on a safe footing by providing access to critically needed PPE solutions.
  • The Cold Chain Restart Program is aimed at assisting our customers to get back to business in the new norm, as they implement new COVID-19 protection plans.
  • The program also offers access to free facial masks when combined with our cold chain solutions.
  • DeltaTrak is a leading innovator of cold chain management, environmental monitoring and food safety solutions.

Nodal and IncubEx Expand Environmental Markets with Five New Contracts and Twelve REC Vintage Extensions

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

With the five new contracts, Nodal now offers 67 North American environmental contracts to its customers.

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  • With the five new contracts, Nodal now offers 67 North American environmental contracts to its customers.
  • "The new Oregon CFP and new REC contracts are another step in our ongoing effort to offer the most comprehensive set of environmental contracts anywhere," said Dan Scarbrough, President and COO of IncubEx.
  • Nodal Exchange is a leader in innovation, having introduced the worlds largest set of electric power locational (nodal) futures contracts.
  • All Nodal Exchange contracts are cleared by Nodal Clear which is a CFTC registered derivatives clearing organization.

Alta Equipment Group Acquires PeakLogix, a Material Handling Solutions Provider and Systems Innovator

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 1:30pm

Alta Equipment Group Inc. (NYSE: ALTG) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire PeakLogix, a national material handling systems integrator located in Midlothian, Virginia.

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  • Alta Equipment Group Inc. (NYSE: ALTG) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire PeakLogix, a national material handling systems integrator located in Midlothian, Virginia.
  • Ryan Greenawalt, Chief Executive Officer of Alta, said, The PeakLogix acquisition is a great strategic fit for Alta.
  • The transaction is consistent with our strategy to grow our materials handling business, expand our geographic footprint and increase profitability through accretive acquisitions.
  • About Alta Equipment Group Inc.
    Alta owns and operates one of the largest integrated equipment dealership platforms in the U.S.

Myers Industries Announces Quarterly Dividend

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 1:00pm

Myers Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MYE) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.135 per share payable on July 2, 2020 to shareholders of record as of June 12, 2020.

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  • Myers Industries, Inc. (NYSE: MYE) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.135 per share payable on July 2, 2020 to shareholders of record as of June 12, 2020.
  • Myers Industries, Inc. is an international manufacturer of polymer products for industrial, agricultural, automotive, commercial, and consumer markets.
  • The Company is also the largest distributor of tools, equipment, and supplies for the tire, wheel, and under-vehicle service industry in the U.S. Visit www.myersindustries.com to learn more.
  • View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200602005233/en/

Ranpak Introduces Enhanced FillPak Trident™ Solution

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 12:30pm

(Ranpak) (NYSE: PACK), a global leader of environmentally sustainable, paper-based packaging solutions for e-commerce and industrial supply chains, today announced the launch of its enhanced FillPak Trident solution, featuring expanded loading capabilities with increased capacity to save customers time, improve efficiency and reduce paper usage.

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  • (Ranpak) (NYSE: PACK), a global leader of environmentally sustainable, paper-based packaging solutions for e-commerce and industrial supply chains, today announced the launch of its enhanced FillPak Trident solution, featuring expanded loading capabilities with increased capacity to save customers time, improve efficiency and reduce paper usage.
  • The enhanced Trident solution features a six bundle cart that attaches to the base of the machine enabling Ranpaks customers to spend less time reloading paper into the machine and more time packing boxes and fulfilling orders.
  • Our enhanced Trident solution is a prime example of Ranpaks ability to respond to customer needs and bring innovations to market that improve supply chain performance and costs, reduce environmental impact and deliver more value to their business.
  • The development and improvement of materials, systems and total solution concepts have earned Ranpak a reputation as an innovative leader in e-commerce and industrial supply chain solutions.

BluJay Launches Transportation Modeling Application, Blazes Trail as First TMS Provider to Build Modeling Solution on LLamasoft Cloud Platform

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 1:00pm

BluJays Transportation Modeling uses data generated through the network and applications within the larger BluJay ecosystem.

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  • BluJays Transportation Modeling uses data generated through the network and applications within the larger BluJay ecosystem.
  • BluJay is delighted to partner with LLamasoft to offer these new capabilities to our customers, said Andrew Kirkwood, BluJays Chief Executive Officer.
  • BluJays Transportation Modeling solution uses historical shipper data to model various scenarios to determine the best policies, and the Transportation Management application is then configured to execute these policies.
  • BluJays Transportation Modeling application also includes the capability to conduct what-if scenarios to predict the potential impact of changes in procedures.

Lineage Logistics Closes Acquisition of Emergent Cold

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 11:00am

Lineage Logistics, LLC (Lineage or the Company), the worlds largest and most innovative provider of temperature-controlled logistics solutions, today announced it has closed the acquisition of Emergent Cold (Emergent).

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  • Lineage Logistics, LLC (Lineage or the Company), the worlds largest and most innovative provider of temperature-controlled logistics solutions, today announced it has closed the acquisition of Emergent Cold (Emergent).
  • Welcoming Emergent Cold and New Orleans Cold Storage to the Lineage family provides a dramatically expanded footprint of facilities in the Asia-Pacific region and further connects our customers global supply chains through one network as a result, said Mike McClendon, Lineages President of International Operations & EVP of Network Optimization.
  • The close of Lineages acquisition of Emergent Cold follows the recent announcement of two similar acquisitions.
  • Lineage is the worlds largest and most innovative provider of temperature-controlled logistics solutions.

Chinese Huaren Group Donated 6,000 Kg of Australian Lamb, Conveying Greetings to the Front Line Workers Fighting Against Covid 19

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 7:30pm

GUANGZHOU, China, June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On 29th April, just in time for Labor Day, Chinese Huaren Group donated 6,000 kg of Australian lamb to Wuhan Municipal Communications Bureau and other institutes to extend sincere greetings to the front-line workers.

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  • GUANGZHOU, China, June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On 29th April, just in time for Labor Day, Chinese Huaren Group donated 6,000 kg of Australian lamb to Wuhan Municipal Communications Bureau and other institutes to extend sincere greetings to the front-line workers.
  • The staff voluntarily assisted with the distribution and logistics, and efficiently completed the 6,000 kg of Australian lamb handling work.
  • Workers, from medical and education to logistics and local communities, fulfilled critical tasks that supported the society and benefitted our lives.
  • In the principle of openness, fairness and justice, these institutes promised to rapidly distribute these materials to the front-line workers.

American Software to Present at the William Blair 40th Annual Growth Stock Conference

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 7:33pm

Logility, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of American Software, is accelerating digital supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning from product concept to customer availability and companies transform their supply chain operations to gain a competitive advantage.

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  • Logility, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of American Software, is accelerating digital supply chain optimization and advanced retail planning from product concept to customer availability and companies transform their supply chain operations to gain a competitive advantage.
  • Demand Management serves customers such as Siemens Healthcare, AutomationDirect.com and Newfoundland Labrador Liquor Corporation.
  • NGC customers include Brooks Brothers, Carters, Destination XL, Fanatics, Foot Locker, Jockey International, Lacoste and Spanx.
  • For more information about American Software, please visit www.amsoftware.com , call (404) 364-7615 or email kliu@amsoftware.com .

New Schneider FreightPower™ Cracks the Code for Delivering Flexible, Expansive Capacity Options

Monday, June 1, 2020 - 6:50pm

Schneider FreightPower marketplace is leveraging the strength of its trailer pool and 34,000 carrier relationships to give shippers unprecedented access to the capacity they need.

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  • Schneider FreightPower marketplace is leveraging the strength of its trailer pool and 34,000 carrier relationships to give shippers unprecedented access to the capacity they need.
  • Best of all, Schneider FreightPower is backed by Schneiders network of safe and reliable qualified third-party carriers, ensuring the shippers business and reputation is in trusted, tested hands.
  • Some of the advantages shippers using Schneider FreightPower marketplace are enjoying include:
    Hearing yes more often: Backed by one of the largest trailer pools in North America, Schneider FreightPower helps shippers of all sizes find capacity, even in challenging markets and locations.
  • Shippers interested in putting Schneider FreightPower to work can get a quote ; LTL shippers already working with Schneider can log into OrangeHub to book their next load.