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  • Lineage Logistics enters partnership with BluJay Solutions

    March 26, 2017 by Canadian Shipper

    Irvine, California–Lineage Logistics, LLC (“Lineage”), one of the world’s largest temperature-controlled warehousing and logistics companies, has entered a partnership with BluJay Solutions (“BluJay”), formerly Kewill. The partnership designates Lineage as the exclusive third-party logistics provider to manage customers’ food and

  • Walmart Canada delivering groceries in greater Toronto

    March 26, 2017 by Canadian Shipper

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont.–Walmart Canada has launched of grocery home delivery for customers in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). “We continue to invest in services to make every day easier for busy Canadians,” said Daryl Porter, Vice President of Omni-Channel and Online

  • Crowley signs deal for Puerto Rico

    March 26, 2017 by Canadian Shipper

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla.–Crowley Maritime Corporation has signed a multi-year stevedoring and terminal services agreement with Penn Terminals in Eddystone, Pa., to accommodate the company’s weekly Northeast container shipping service to and from San Juan, Puerto Rico. Crowley, which has served the

  • Traffic concerns in Ontario – Investments in roads is the solution

    March 24, 2017 by Canadian Shipper

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont.–A new survey released today by a broad consortium of both public and private sector transportation organizations found that more than nine in ten Ontarians (96%) support government investment in transportation infrastructure, and among those surveyed, ranked investments in

  • CTA lauds freight investment in federal budget

    March 24, 2017 by Canadian Shipper

    Ottawa, Ont.–Budget 2017 provided some much-needed attention to freight transportation planning in Canada, including a new National Trade Corridors Fund to help address capacity constraints and freight bottlenecks at major ports of entry as well as improve connections between rail

  • CN and TFI International renew partnership agreement

    March 24, 2017 by Canadian Shipper

    MONTREAL, Que.–CN and TFI International, Inc. (formerly TransForce Inc.) have renewed their collaboration to grow domestic intermodal business in markets across Canada. The renewed long-term partnership aligns Canada’s largest railroad, with its transcontinental rail network that reaches the Pacific, Atlantic

  • CSL releases video documenting the making of The Sea Keeper mural

    March 23, 2017 by Canadian Shipper

    MONTREAL, Que.–The CSL Group has released a five-minute video documenting how a spectacular 196,2 m2 (2,111.9 ft2) original work-of-art was created on the forward façade of the accommodations block of the Trillium Class bulk carrier CSL St-Laurent. The video can be

  • BDO Examines future of Canada’s food and beverage and transportation industries

    March 23, 2017 by Canadian Shipper

    TORONTO, Ont.–Canada’s food & beverage (F&B) and transportation, warehousing and distribution (TWD) industries continue to face many challenges, yet new innovations and advancing technology are helping business leaders remain largely optimistic about the future. The findings were released in BDO’s

  • New podcast provides insight into grain transportation

    March 23, 2017 by Canadian Shipper

    WINNIPEG, Man.– CN this week launched “Grain Insight”, a radio podcast that provides producers, communities and the agricultural industry with the latest updates on getting grain to market. Radio stations are invited to download these podcasts and share them directly

  • Fleet Complete acquires BigRoad

    March 23, 2017 by Canadian Shipper

    TORONTO, Ont.–Fleet Complete, a global IoT provider of fleet telematics and mobile workforce technology, continues its growth through the acquisition of BigRoad, a provider of hours-of-service (HOS) and regulatory compliance solutions. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. This partnership

  • Crowley launches LNG-powered ConRo ship at VT Halter Marine

    March 22, 2017 by Canadian Shipper

    PASCAGOULA, Miss. ­– Crowley Maritime Corp. and VT Halter Marine launched Crowley’s new Commitment Class ship El Coquí, one of the world’s first combination container/Roll on-Roll off (ConRo) ships powered by liquefied natural gas in Pascagoula, Miss. Putting the ship

  • Farrow completes purchase of National Logistics Services

    March 22, 2017 by Canadian Shipper

    Windsor, ON – Farrow has purchased the remaining 25% interest held by third party investors in National Logistics Services (NLS), Canada’s leading retail logistics provider. Farrow purchased the previous 75% in 2015. “We are happy to finish our purchase of