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  • Manitoulin opens Kingston terminal

    October 9, 2019 12:50PM by Truck News

    KINGSTON, Ont. – Manitoulin Transport has celebrated the grand opening of a new terminal in Kingston, Ont. Located at 1265 McAdoo Lane, Glenburnie, Ont., the new facility will help Manitoulin service the region with increased shipping capacity. Kingston mayor Bryan

  • MGF acquires Miami logistics company

    October 7, 2019 12:53PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – Manitoulin Global Forwarding (MGF) has acquired Demark Global Logistics of Miami, Fla., the company announced Monday. The acquisition complements the purchase of N/J International Inc. of Houston, Texas, last year, and further demonstrates the continued expansion of

  • Cratex opens location in Nisku, Alta.

    June 21, 2019 5:42PM by Truck News-West

    NISKU, Alta. – Cratex Industries, an industrial packaging and crating company, celebrated the grand opening of its new facility in Nisku, Alta., June 21. The new location offers an array of packaging and crating services to meet the demands of

  • Manitoulin buys B.C. logistics company

    May 14, 2019 9:23AM by Truck News

    SURREY, B.C. – Manitoulin Transport has purchased Trident Freight Logistics, marking its first logistics acquisition in B.C. The company says the purchase strengthens the national scope of its logistics operations, with five operation centers across Canada. Trident focuses on the

  • Manitoulin Transport utilizes three new terminals in southeastern Ontario

    November 2, 2016 12:15PM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Manitoulin Transport has southeastern Ontario covered, now providing direct service to all towns and cities via three terminals in Cornwall, Peterborough and Kingston. “When our customers entrust Manitoulin with their goods and packages, they deserve excellent service

  • Manitoulin buys Ridsdale Transport, becomes Saskatchewan’s largest logistics provider

    May 5, 2015 4:02PM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Manitoulin Group of Companies has acquired Ridsdale Transport of Saskatoon, Sask., the company announced today. The new purchase makes Manitoulin Saskatchewan’s largest transportation and logistics provider. “We have had our eye on Saskatchewan for coverage improvement for

  • Manitoulin buys Westcan’s LTL, van divisions

    September 8, 2014 12:01PM by Truck News

    EDMONTON, Alta. — Manitoulin Transport has announced its purchase of Westcan Group’s van freight and less-than-truckload (LTL) divisions. Westcan last year sold its bulk division to US-based Kenan Advantage Group. Purchasing its van and LTL assets provides Manitoulin with broader

  • Jomac Transport bought by Manitoulin

    July 7, 2014 12:23PM by Truck News

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Manitoulin Transport announced today that it has bought Jomac Transport of Winnipeg, Man. in order to build on its coverage throughout the province after purchasing Smooth Freight of Brandon Man. in November last year. “Nothing says commitment

  • COMPETITION WATCH: Manitoulin acquires Matco Transportation Systems

    April 9, 2013 12:54PM by Truck News

    EDMONTON, Alta. — Manitoulin Transport has acquired Matco Transportation Systems of Edmonton. Established in 1966, Matco is a fully integrated Canadian transportation services company providing domestic and international freight,…

  • COMPETITION WATCH: Manitoulin acquires Cratex Industries

    March 18, 2013 1:16PM by Truck News

    EDMONTON, Alta. — Manitoulin Group of Companies has acquired Cratex Industries, an Edmonton-based crating, packaging and export services company. The acquisition is Manitoulin’s fourth since May “We are delighted to welcome…