Attracting and Retaining Drivers with Satellite TV
April 23, 2015
Cargo Transporters recently started installing in-cab satellite TV systems in some of its trucks and the driver feedback has been encouraging.
Where the Connected Fleet Is Headed
April 15, 2015
While self-driving trucks plying smart streets in smart cities may be decades away, for most carriers, the connected fleet is a reality and that...
Online Load Boards Keep Freight Moving
March 31, 2015
Truckers, shippers, brokers and third-party logistics providers have more options than ever to find trucks or loads and to do so much quicker.
What It's Like To Eliminate Paper Logs
March 24, 2015
Tank carrier Langer Transport tossed aside paper driver logs for good this January, opting to switch over to an automated hours-of-service application from...
Technology Drives Down CSA Scores
March 20, 2015
When it comes to improving fleet operations, no matter the immediate issue at hand, technology, in all its forms, is becoming the “go-to” tool.
Using Technology To Grow and Stay Competitive
February 19, 2015
Sweetland Transport is a small trucking company relying on new technology not only to survive but to continue growing.
3PLs Today and Tomorrow
January 29, 2015
Outsourcing their transportation management functions to 3PLs gives shippers more flexibility to meet their shipping needs and access to the latest...
Using Telematics to Boost Truck and Cargo Security
January 8, 2015
The advent of the "Internet of Things" concept in trucks helps fleets improve security for vehicles, drivers and cargo, with smart devices, locks and...
Big Data & Trucking
December 16, 2014
Trucking operations generate billions of pieces of information each day, and fleet managers are learning how to put it all to use.
Omnitracs Talks About Its XRS Acquisition
November 3, 2014
Omnitracs announced it had agreed to acquire XRS Corp., Minneapolis, in a deal valued at $178 million. Approved unanimously by XRS’ board of directors, the...