Ground Freight & Logistics
KIMURA UNITY CO LTD:To close a Chiba Ken-based office on Sep. 30.
Norfolk Southern Corp:Restructures triple crown services subsidiary.Says expects to downsize the workforce by about 200 employees by the end of the year.Says restructuring is expected to be modestly accretive to earnings beginning in 2016.As a result of the restructuring, co to recognize accelerated depreciation,other costs of up to $65 million in second half of the year.Says restructuring its triple crown services subsidiary to "focus on the transportation of automobile parts".Will work with logistics partners to convert other business handled by triple crown services into Norfolk southern's network.Says affected employees will be eligible for severance pay, job placement assistance,opportunities to apply for positions at ns.
Konoike Transport Co Ltd:To merge a Wakayama-based wholly owned subsidiary on Oct. 1, and the subsidiary will be dissolved after the transaction.Says its another Wakayama-based wholly owned subsidiary to merge with an Osaka-based wholly owned subsidiary on Oct. 1, and the Osaka-based wholly owned subsidiary will be dissolved after the transaction.
Tonami Holdings Co Ltd:Says eight transport subsidiaries and two information subsidiaries to merge with each other, effective Oct. 1.Five subsidiaries to be surviving companies.
Nippon Konpo Unyu Soko Co Ltd:To Establish a wholly owned subsidiary in Tokyo on May 25 as successor preparatory company for the company's transition to holding company.The new subsidiary to takeover transportation business, warehouse business, packaging business and other businesses of the company on Oct. 1.
Maruwn Corp:Says to merge wholly owned Tokyo-based subsidiary MARUWN INTERNATIONAL FREIGHT CO ., LTD.Subsidiary to be dissolved after transaction.Planned effective April 1.
Nippon Konpo Unyu Soko Co Ltd:To establish a wholly owned subsidiary in Tokyo on May 25 as successor preparatory company for the company's transition to holding company effective Oct. 1.
Yasuda Logistics Corporation:To merge with a wholly owned subsidiary YASUDA-BLDG, which has been engaged in real estate leasing business, effective July 1.YASUDA-BLDG to be dissolved after merger.