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How this Loop company survived the killing of its CEO

Crain's Chicago Business - 21 Jan 2017
ArrowStream was already facing an uncertain future when founder and CEO Steven LaVoie was fatally shot by an employee in his Loop office in July 2014. In the months before, his small logistics-software company had lost two of its biggest customers.

ArrowStream sold to private-equity firm

Crain's Chicago Business - 01 Feb 2017
ArrowStream, a Loop-based company that makes logistics software for the restaurant industry, has been bought by a Los Angeles private-equity firm. The acquisition by Diversis Capital comes after a surprising turnaround at the company, whose founder and ...

ArrowStream Taps Todd Jackson For New COO Post

Transport Topics Online - 22 Aug 2017
ArrowStream Inc., a Chicago-based logistics and supply chain technology company for the food service industry, announced the appointment of Todd Jackson as chief operating officer. “The COO position is a new position at ArrowStream,” spokeswoman ...

Diversis Capital acquires ArrowStream

PE Hub (blog) - 30 Jan 2017
Los Angeles, Calif., Jan 31, 2017 – Diversis Capital LLC, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm that acquires controlling interests in small to middle market companies, today announced that it has acquired ArrowStream, Inc. Based in Chicago, IL, ...

Data Sharing Can Be A Catalyst For B2B Innovation

Forbes - 11 Sep 2017
As a business case example of data sharing, Chicago-based Arrowstream developed a platform that is addressing this problem in the foodservice industry. According to Bill Michalski, Chief Solutions Officer of ArrowStream, “Our platform creates business ...

Data the key ingredient for restaurant chain success

Network World - 20 Mar 2017
OnDemand does the “dirty work” of collecting data from food distributors, cleaning the data, analyzing it and putting the information front and center for supply chain restaurant managers, said Jeff Dorr, chief customer officer of ArrowStream ...

Loop exec shot by co-worker in July dies

Chicago Tribune - 13 Oct 2014
LaVoie, founder of the supply technology firm ArrowStream, was shot in the head and the stomach on July 31 by company chief technology officer Tony DeFrances, police said. DeFrances had been told a week before the shooting that he would be demoted ...

Make food safety and traceability a top priority – ArrowStream - 24 May 2017
OnDemand allows food chains and purchasing co-ops to reduce cost and control risk while Crossbow helps distributors optimize, plan, monitor and grow inbound logistics networks. Diversis Capital acquired ArrowStream for an undisclosed amount earlier ...

To Avoid Supply Chain Games, Track, Record and Shop

Restaurant Finance Monitor (blog) - 10 Jul 2017
Bill Michalski, chief product officer for ArrowStream, another supply chain logistics company, agreed data is everything. “I may have a bias, but I think it all starts with data, if you're going to find the soft spots in your supply chain, you cant do ...

After Loop shooting, local CEOs talk about workplace violence

Crain's Chicago Business - 09 Aug 2014
The recent shooting of a CEO in the Loop by a demoted employee prompted many Chicago business leaders to consider how they deliver bad news. ArrowStream Inc. CEO Steven LaVoie remains hospitalized after being shot by the chief technology officer at ...

ArrowStream Names Interim CEO during Lavoie's Recovery

Supply & Demand Chain Executive - 08 Aug 2014
We are pleased to announce that Frank Morgiewicz has been named Interim CEO of ArrowStream. A veteran of the supply chain industry, Frank previously served as Chief Operations Officer of our company, responsible for operations, customer account ...

Businesses adjusting to first full year of FSMA Compliance - 24 May 2017
Make food safety and traceability a top priority – ArrowStream · Gavin Weeks of Blackmore Vale Butchery 'Today, life is a bit more complicated' – Agrantec CEO · Digi SafeTemps service Digi International addresses FSMA requirements in transportation.

Term Sheet -- Wednesday, February 1

Fortune - 01 Feb 2017
Diversis Capital acquired Arrowstream, a Chicago-based foodservice supply chain technology and logistics services company. • Kerogen Capital invested $100 million in Pandion Energy AS, a Norwegian exploration and production company. • Pacific Equity ...

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