Attabotics raises $71.7 million for automated fulfillment system

Canadian logistics robotics startup Attabotics has raised $71.7 million in venture capital for its inventory storage and retrieval system and says it will use the funds to commercialize its “three-dimensional” robotic warehousing solution amid growing post-Covid demand -19 crisis to accelerate. Attabotics of Calgary, Alberta manufactures an automated fulfillment system that stores goods in a … Read more

FourKites partners with Sony Network Communications Europe

FourKites, a leader in supply chain visibility, today announced a partnership with Sony Network Communications Europe. The partnership will integrate data from Visilion – Sony’s real-time cargo and asset tracking solution – with FourKites’ real-time end-to-end visibility platform. This collaboration will help enterprise customers solve their most complex use cases. Now customers can view FourKites’ … Read more

Ruan Acquires National Truck Brokers, Inc.

Transportation and logistics company Ruan has acquired National Truck Brokers, Inc. (NTB), a specialty trucking company based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the companies announced today. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. The acquisition connects two long-standing family businesses. Founded in 1974 by Dan Koster, NTB has grown to a fleet of more than … Read more