Looking Ahead to 2017: Economist Brian Beaulieu Shares Key Positive Economic Indicators

At our 14th annual Shipper Symposium last May, economist and keynote speaker Brian Beaulieu discussed the future of the domestic and global economy. Beaulieu, the CEO of ITR Economics, spoke about current economic trends in manufacturing, retail, oil, gas, automobile, trucking and chemical. He believes that these industries can serve as leading indicators for predicting […]

Expanding Our North American Footprint: Transplace Acquires Lakeside Logistics

By: Frank McGuigan, President & Chief Operating Officer, Transplace Last week, Transplace announced that it has acquired Lakeside Logistics, a Canadian-based logistics services company that delivers customized managed transportation services and solutions to help shippers optimize supply chain operations and reduce transportation costs to support business goals. This acquisition presents a number of significant opportunities […]