Dusty builds automation tools to accelerate the digital transformation of the commercial construction industry.
December 17, 2019
Dusty Robotics, Mountain View, Calif., closed a $5 million seed round led by NextGen Venture Partners, Baltimore, Md., and joined by returning investors Baseline Ventures, San Francisco; Root Ventures, San Francisco; and Cantos Ventures, San Francisco.
Michigan Air Solutions’ portfolio encompasses all compressed air needs from compressors, dryers, filtration, piping, vacuum pumps, blowers and more.
December 17, 2019
ELGi Compressors USA, Inc., a Charlotte, N.C.-based subsidiary of ELGi Equipments Ltd., acquired Michigan Air Solutions, Grand Rapids, Mich., to expand its presence in the United States and strengthen its position in the global compressed air industry.
Spanning 2,800 miles, Plus.ai’s L4 autonomous truck completed the hub-to-hub trip from Tulare, Calif., to Quakertown, Pa., in less than three days.
December 16, 2019
Plus.ai, a Cupertino, Calif.-based provider of self-driving trucking technology, has completed its first coast-to-coast commercial freight run with an autonomous truck on behalf of Land O’Lakes, Inc., Arden Hills, Minn.
Micro-fulfillment centers bring together the proximity of brick-and-mortar stores with the automation capabilities of a large warehouse.
December 12, 2019
Albertsons Cos., Boise, Idaho, and Takeoff Technologies, Waltham, Mass., teamed up to collaborate on the future of grocery micro-fulfillment centers (MFC) to drive the future of e-commerce order fulfillment.
However, challenges stemming from the specialized nature of the sector will continue to restrain additional growth in transaction volume.
December 11, 2019
Investors increasingly are warming up to the U.S. cold storage warehousing sector, pushing cap rates for class A facilities closer to those of traditional high-quality warehouses, according to a new report from CBRE, Los Angeles.
The July 2020 issue of Refrigerated & Frozen Foods magazine takes a mid-year snapshot of the cold chain in our annual State of the Industry Report, plus our 2020 Best New Retail Products Contest winners, women in cold chain logistics, the latest innovations in palletizers and refrigeration controls, plus much more—just click below to start reading.