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  • Valin Corp. Named 25th Largest Private Company In Silicon Valley

    Valin Corp. Named 25th Largest Private Company In Silicon Valley

    Industry BriefSan Jose, CA-based Valin Corp. — which barely missed ID's 2017 Big 50 List at No. 51 — was listed as one of Silicon Valley's largest private companies for a sixth consecutive year by the Silicon Valley Business Journal.Contributed A…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 1:02pm -
  • Flowserve Appoints New CFO

    Flowserve Appoints New CFO

    NewsThe flow control products and services provider has appointed Lee Eckert as its new CFO and senior vice president. He comes from serving as SVP and CFO of CHC Group, a global commercial helicopter service provider to the offshore oil and gas indu…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 12:45pm -
  • Video: An Overview of Fastenal Construction

    Video: An Overview of Fastenal Construction

    VideosLearn all about Fastenal's capabilities as a construction supplier in this new video from the company — which is No. 7 on Industrial Distribution's 2017 Big 50 List.Contributed Author: Fastenal
    - 3 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 10:36am -
  • ID's Top 5 of the Week

    ID's Top 5 of the Week

    Round UpsIn a week short on merger & acquisition news or major company announcements, it was a trio of thought-leadership pieces that led content on ID as of late.Staff Author: Mike Hockett
    - 3 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 10:00am -
  • Worker Killed by Truck at Pennsylvania Amazon Warehouse

    Worker Killed by Truck at Pennsylvania Amazon Warehouse

    NewsA 28-year-old worker was killed Tuesday evening when he was run over by a truck at an Amazon warehouse in Boiling Springs, PA. A worker had previously died at the same facility in 2014.Contributed Author: Associated Press
    - 3 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 9:47am -
  • Video: Check Out BDI's SmartSUPPLY Vending System

    Video: Check Out BDI's SmartSUPPLY Vending System

    VideosSee and learn about BDI's new SmartSUPPLY vending system for automating orders. The adaptable, web-based system can hold up to 200 different products.Contributed Author: BDI
    - 4 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 9:11am -
  • 3 Outside Factors That Could Derail Your Next Acquisition

    3 Outside Factors That Could Derail Your Next Acquisition

    ArticleIndian River Consulting Group's Mike marks discusses key factors that can rob shareholder value from otherwise profitable distributor M&A transactions.Contributed Author: Mike MarksTopics: Mergers and Acquisitions
    - 4 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 9:10am -
  • Apex Tool Donates Tools, Use Of Its Warehouse To Harvey & Irma Relief

    Apex Tool Donates Tools, Use Of Its Warehouse To Harvey & Irma Relief

    Industry BriefApex Tool Group subsidiaries are donating $220,000 in tools to help rebuild communities impacted by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, while Apex has donated the use of a 350,000 square foot warehouse for two months to a disaster relief nonpro…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 3:11pm -
  • Rexnord Building New Aerospace Headquarters Near Chicago

    Rexnord Building New Aerospace Headquarters Near Chicago

    NewsProcess and motion control products make Rexnord plans to build a 248,000 square foot manufacturing and Aerospace headquarters in Downers Grove, IL that is expected to be completed by 2019.Contributed Author: RexnordTopics: Awards/Promotions
    - 4 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 12:55pm -
  • Quick Hits: Home Depot & Fastenal Canada Hit With Fines

    Quick Hits: Home Depot & Fastenal Canada Hit With Fines

    VideosIn this latest ID Quick Hits episode, editor Mike Hockett recaps two recent cases of well known companies Home Depot and Fastenal Canada being hit with considerable fines for violations concerning product recalls and environmental regulations,…
    - 5 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 10:29am -

London Evening Standard: Transport

National Journal: Transportation

Dosha Pops
Dosha Pops
Dosha Pops
Dosha Pops

POLITICO: Morning Transportation

strategy+business: Air & Transport

  • Get Ready for the Silicon Military

    Get Ready for the Silicon Military

    A new arms race of robotic, autonomous weaponry is just starting. Tanks and aircraft carriers will operate largely without people. Some countries will be stronger and others more vulnerable. This will make war safer for soldiers but more dangerous…
    - 48 days ago, 8 Aug 17, 1:00am -
  • The Automaker's Dilemma: Getting More Impact from Innovation Capital

    The Automaker's Dilemma: Getting More Impact from Innovation Capital

    The auto industry is making massive R&D investments in safety, connectivity, and autonomy -- so far without good returns.
    - 60 days ago, 27 Jul 17, 1:00am -
  • Travelers Are Suffering from the "Last Mile" Problem

    Travelers Are Suffering from the "Last Mile" Problem

    Although the transportation of people and goods has gotten cheaper, faster, and safer, low infrastructure investment has created frustrating bottlenecks.
    - 76 days ago, 11 Jul 17, 1:00am -
  • Aerospace and Defense: Selling at Home and Abroad

    Aerospace and Defense: Selling at Home and Abroad

    Military contractors are reinventing themselves for a world of rapidly evolving technology and new geopolitical relationships.
    - 11 May 17, 1:00am -
  • Economic Cycles Cut Both Ways

    Economic Cycles Cut Both Ways

    It's easy to forget about the procyclicality of debt when basking in long upswings.
    - 2 May 17, 1:00am -
  • The Downside of the Gig Economy

    The Downside of the Gig Economy

    A vast shortage of truckers reveals what's wrong with relying on independent contractors.
    - 16 Mar 17, 1:00am -
  • Three Questions Shape the Prospects of Alphabet's Waymo

    Three Questions Shape the Prospects of Alphabet's Waymo

    Google vaulted from nowhere to grab the lead in driverless cars, but Waymo aims to win the race.
    - 7 Mar 17, 1:00am -
  • Can Radio Survive in the Era of Self-Driving Cars?

    Can Radio Survive in the Era of Self-Driving Cars?

    The rise of autonomous vehicle technology is likely to pose a significant challenge to the radio business. With their newfound freedom from driving, passengers may forgo radio for more immersive experiences: watching video or virtual reality content…
    - 21 Feb 17, 1:00am -
  • A Guide to Strategy through Execution

    A Guide to Strategy through Execution

    How to get the strategists and implementers in your company to work together effectively. For more insight, read "10 Principles of Strategy through Execution."
    - 13 Feb 17, 1:00am -
  • Who Will Insure Self-Driving Cars?

    Who Will Insure Self-Driving Cars?

    The first sector to be disrupted by connected-car technologies could be auto insurance. The overall safety improvements ushered in by self-driving technology will affect the insurance business long before fully autonomous vehicles reach the mainstre…
    - 6 Feb 17, 1:00am -

The Economist: Transportation

The Guardian: Automotive

  • newAA has been a bit of a car crash - can it get back on the road?
    Roadside assistance group stalled a little with the firing of its chairman, but still looks like a good runnerThe AA has been a bit of a car crash recently, and this week investors will be hoping for signs that it is getting back on the road.Over the…
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Sep 17, 4:51pm -
  • Driverless cars: safer perhaps, but professor warns of privacy risks
    The vehicles could build a ‘gold mine’ of personal data for private companies, and a profile of users, Queensland law expert saysDriverless vehicles could build a “gold mine” of personal data for private companies and would make it easier for…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 11:35pm -
  • The Guardian view on car finance: risky credit | Editorial
    Too many motorists have been seduced into credit-fuelled purchases by the thought of having ever-flashier marques. These have left buyers increasingly vulnerable to a drop in used-car pricesThe idea that one can get something for nothing underlies mu…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 1:56pm -
  • Tycoon says he needs subsidy to build Land Rover Defender successor in UK
    Ineos founder Jim Ratcliffe says he would like to make vehicle in Britain, but workforce is more skilled in GermanyThe billionaire businessman Jim Ratcliffe has warned that it would only be possible to build a successor to the Land Rover Defender in…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 10:46am -
  • Car leasing: how one petrolhead has become 'more wary'
    Finance plans offer cars for small monthly payments, but one driver found himself saddled with a £900 bill for minor repairsJames Ahari knows about cars after several years in the insurance industry, much of it spent handling motor policy claims. He…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 8:51am -
  • Car finance: the fast lane to debt?
    Dealers are offering low deposits and mobile phone-style contracts that could mean bigger risks for buyers A visit to the car showrooms around north London gives a stark illustration of how British consumers have driven themselves almost £60bn into…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 8:50am -
  • South Wales aluminium factory to manufacture low-emission taxi
    Norwegian company Sapa invests £9.6m to reopen mothballed facility in Bedwas, near Caerphilly, with 130 jobs returning to areaPlans to introduce low-emissions taxis in London are helping create more than 130 jobs in south Wales, as the firm tasked w…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Sep 17, 7:01pm -
  • Former BHS owner could face fine if the charges stick
    Dominic Chappell, who bought the chain for £1, now has questions to answer about the deal in courtBrighton magistrates court will be the venue this week for the latest chapter in the ongoing saga surrounding the collapse of BHS.Dominic Chappell, the…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Sep 17, 4:26pm -
  • UK legal claims grow over exposure at work to toxic diesel fumes
    Unions warn effects of exposure to diesel pollution is ticking time bomb for business, likening situation to ‘early days of asbestos’Legal claims over exposure to diesel exhaust fumes at work are growing as unions warn toxic air in the workplace…
    - 9 days ago, 16 Sep 17, 2:30am -
  • Driving force: are electric cars crowding out traditional engines?
    As Frankfurt motor show puts battery vehicles centre stage, the tide could be turning against combustion enginesWhen Angela Merkel addressed the Frankfurt motor show, it was not to a backdrop of revving engines but an exhibition of noiseless electric…
    - 10 days ago, 15 Sep 17, 12:13pm -

The Guardian: Low Emission Cars

Emergency Comeback

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