Done Deals

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William L Rutherford Limited of Mississauga, Ontario has acquired Montgomery International Inc, a Customs broker and freight forwarder based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. William L Rutherford has expanded Montgomery’s operations by opening a new regional office in Buffalo, New York.

A fund affiliated with private equity firm New Mountain Capital LLC has acquired Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based RedPrairie Holding Inc, a provider of supply chain software.

In other RedPrairie news, Mississauga, Ontario-based third-party logistics provider Sherway Group has selected its Warehouse Management and Workforce Management solutions to direct operations over the 3PL’s one million-plus square feet of warehouse space.

Tecsys Inc’s Visual Logistics software is now available for use with mobile handheld computers from Mississauga, Ontario-based Psion Teklogix Inc. The software gives the handhelds the ability to deliver visual instructions to users.

Contrans Group Inc of Woodstock, Ontario has acquired Truboy Freight International Inc, an Ontario flatbed transportation business. Contrans will blend Truboy into its Laidlaw Carriers Flatbed LP division.

Michigan-based Syncreon, a provider of integrated logistics services and customized supply chain solutions, has acquired NAL Worldwide Holdings Inc. NAL is an Illinois-based third-party logistics and supply chain services company.

Lufthansa Cargo and Austrian Airlines have agreed to carry one another’s cargo through air hubs in Frankfurt, Munich and Vienna. In Austria, the two companies will integrate their freight handling and distribution activities. In all other countries, freight activities will be amalgamated under Lufthansa Cargo.