Schneider has been racking up the honors for its use of artificial intelligence, so we talked to Brian Stuelpner, Schneider vice president of strategy, planning and architecture, to learn more about AI and how the megafleet is using it in its everyday operations.
May 21, 2020
A longtime dry van truckload carrier, CalArk has been growing a last-mile delivery and warehousing business – but it discovered the same computing technology that works for its line-haul business wasn't right for this new venture.
February 6, 2020
The power of software and technology has the potential to make the whole freight and logistics value chain much more efficient and effective.
July 17, 2019
Technology is allowing the small carriers that make up the vast majority of the trucking industry to become a more integral part of the supply chain.
July 15, 2019
Many fleets say 2018 was one of their best years ever, but smaller carriers (1-100 trucks), while growing, struggle with challenges such as drivers, high fuel and insurance costs, government regulations and fierce competition. HDT has an exclusive first look at a new survey by Bibby Financial Services.
March 21, 2019
Analyzing data can improve operations, safety, uptime, profits, and more, but for a lot of fleets the hardest question to answer is where to begin?
December 14, 2017
A. Duie Pyle manages warehouse information for more efficient operations, happier drivers and, most importantly, happier customers.
October 25, 2016
Why does Omnitracs need a vice president of Internet of Things Solutions? We talked to Brad Taylor to find out in this Q&A to learn more about the role of connectivity and big data in trucking and in everyday life.
May 13, 2016
A chat with the head of PeopleNet's new Trucking Division about big trucking issues and how better using data can help fleets win the day.
April 6, 2015
A trucking company decided to give out an award for the best driver, so they asked employees to nominate and vote on the honor. The winner, however, turned out to have one of the worst safety records in the fleet.
September 30, 2013
Once upon a time, vehicle tracking and communications meant expensive satellite equipmen
October 11, 2011
Perry Famularo, a longtime independent contractor for Dart Transit, was "one of those die-hards who said I would retire before I would use a computer for log purposes.
December 18, 2009
From the rise in truck intermodal to shippers' use of 3PLs to the coming black box, the changes we're seeing in the trucking industry were front and center during the opening general session of the McLeod Software User's Conference
November 2, 2009