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ArrowStream Announces Todd Jackson as New Chief Operating Officer

GlobeNewswire (press release) - 15 Aug 2017
CHICAGO, Aug. 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ArrowStream, Inc. (“ArrowStream”), a supply chain innovator that combines expertise in data science and analytics to improve the way supply chains perform, today announced the appointment of Todd ...

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 Announces Mitch Rader as New CEO

GlobeNewswire (press release) - 11 Jul 2017
CHICAGO, July 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ArrowStream, Inc. (“ArrowStream”), a supply chain innovator that combines expertise in data science and analytics to improve the way supply chains perform, today announced the appointment of Mitch Rader ...

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 ...

BenchPrep Announces Jon Aderson as New Director of Marketing

Benzinga - 02 Aug 2017
Aderson was most recently the Senior Marketing Manager for ArrowStream, a Software-as-a-Service organization, where he was responsible for leading its marketing department, along with public relations and business development. Having served as a ...

Diversis Capital acquires ArrowStream

PE Hub (subscription) (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, ...

Make food safety and traceability a top priority – ArrowStream - 24 May 2017
ArrowStream offers Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) for the supply chain and logistics services for the foodservice industry. It initially focused on non-asset-based third-party logistics for food chains and foodservice distributors. The company has since ...

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 ...

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 ...

Can Meal Kit Delivery Services Forge Sustainable Supply Chains?

SupplyChainBrain (blog) - 24 Jul 2017
All of which makes cost control and supply-chain efficiency top priorities for these struggling players in a fledgling business. ArrowStream, Inc. is a vendor of cloud-based supply-chain visibility software, with a large customer base among restaurant ...

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 ...

Listen to Blackberry Smoke's New Album 'Like an Arrow' (Exclusive)

Wall Street Journal (blog) - 06 Oct 2016
When rock band Blackberry Smoke had some downtime this past January, they didn't intend to start recording an album. Just practice a few new songs, no big deal. “We hadn't discussed making a new record at that point,” says the band's lead singer and ...

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