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Dolph Westerbos is Staples Solutions CEO

Staples Solutions B.V. announced the appointment of Dolph Westerbos as Chief Executive Officer, effective November 1, 2017. Staples Solutions separated from Staples, Inc. following its sale earlier this year to an affiliate of the…

Blockchain Service for Supply Chain Transparency

Transparency-One said it has partnered with Microsoft to provide blockchain capabilities to enhance security of supply chain data. The firm’s customers can add heightened security to their data by storing critical supply chain…

Unisys Predicts Smarter Warehouses

The global air cargo industry will shift to the use of "smarter" warehouses over the next three years in order to capitalize on the e-commerce boom and better manage capacity, according to a an analysis by Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS).…

Ryder and TECSYS Partner on Healthcare Supply Chains

TECSYS Inc., a supply chain management software company, announced a partnership with Ryder System, Inc., a commercial fleet management, transportation, and supply chain solutions company, to address the challenges of end- to-end supply…

Spend Matters ‘50 Providers to Know’ List

The Spend Matters blog, produced by the analyst firm Azul Partners, has released its 4th annual '50 Provider to Know/50 Providers to Watch' lists. "With the growing adoption and usage of disruptive technologies,” said Jason Busch,…

Phil Christman is Navistar President, Operations

Navistar International Corporation announced that Phil Christman has been promoted to President, Operations. His scope of responsibilities will include procurement, product development, manufacturing and supply chain. He will report to…

Yale Expands Robotic Lift Truck Lineup

March 9, 2017 - To help supply chain operations meet faster delivery schedules in a tight labor market, Yale has added  the Yale MO70T tow tractor to its automation lineup. The MO70T uses Driven by Balyo technology to autonomously…

Persio Lisboa is Navistar EVP and COO

Mar 2, 2017 - Navistar International Corporation announced the appointment of Persio V. Lisboa, president of operations, as executive vice president and chief operating officer. In his new role, Lisboa, 51, will oversee Navistar's…

Robotic Manufacturing Tool Made in UAE

Feb 20, 2017  - Exechon, LLC has introduced its XMini, a robotic, next-generation intelligent portable machine system that uses Parallel Kinematics Machining (PKM) to support industrial automated manufacturing capabilities. As a…

Graybar Acquires Cape Electrical Supply

June 30, 2016 - Graybar, a distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and provider of related supply chain management and logistics services, announced that it will acquire Cape Electrical Supply.…

Oracle Adds to Cloud Services

Mar. 24, 2016 - Oracle announced that it has expanded its cloud portfolio to help companies transition to the cloud. The new services enhance the breadth and depth of Oracle's extensive cloud portfolio across all layers of the stack --…

DHL Announces 2016 Rate Adjustments

Nov. 23, 2015 - DHL Express, a leading international express services provider, announced its annual general average price increase, effective January 1, 2016. In Canada, the average price increase will be 4.9%. Said Andrew Williams,…

HID and Omni-ID Resolve Patent Disputes

Nov 5, 2015 - HID Global, a provider of secure identity solutions, announced that, under the terms of a confidential settlement, the patent infringement litigation that Omni-ID had initiated against certain HID Global products has been…

Datamyne Acquires Zepol

October 27, 2015 - Datamyne, a provider of global business intelligence based on multinational trade data, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Zepol Corporation, a Minneapolis-based provider of online trade data tools. "As…

Bettina Clark Joins World Micro

Oct 23, 2015 - Georgia-based electronic components distributor World Micro announced that Bettina Clark has joined the company in the new position of Director of Supplier Development. This position will support growth of the company’s…

Brookfield Acquires GrafTech

Aug. 17, 2015 - Brookfield Asset Management Inc. announced that GrafTech International Ltd. has become wholly owned by an affiliate of Brookfield as a result of the completion of the merger of one of its affiliates with and into GrafTech,…

Battelle Wins $30 Million Army Contract

May 28, 2015 - The Department of the Army has selected Battelle to provide Logistics Process and Analytical Support services. The work has an estimated multi-year value of $30 million. The Army is conducting detailed planning and…

Myke Hawkins Joins Kelly Services as SVP

Apr 30, 2015 - Kelly Services announced that Myke Hawkins has joined the Company as Senior Vice President of Global Solutions, responsible for client development and account strategy for Kelly's large accounts. The Global Solutions team…

Margie Evashenk Joins Open-Silicon Board

March 16, 2015 – Margie Evashenk, an experienced engineering leader with over 25 years of experience in the networking and storage industry, specializing in ASIC development, has joined the Open-Silicon Board of Directors. Margie help…

Frederic Grehal is CIRCOR France GM

Mar 16, 2015 - CIRCOR France, a business unit of CIRCOR International, Inc., has appointed Frédéric Gréhal as General Manager for France. He will report directly to CIRCOR Aerospace & Defense President Vincent Sandoval. Gréhal…