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  • Montana Farmers Union working to delay restrictions on hauling livestock April 2, 2021 8:50 pm Montana State News GREAT FALLS — U.S. Senator Steve Daines (R-MT) and several fellow senators are trying to continue to delay restrictions on hauling livestock. Sen. Daines’ office announced this week that he has introduced the Modernizing Agricultural Transportation Act ( …
  • J.B. Hunt declares integration of its freight-matching platform with KeepTruckin's Smart Load Board March 26, 2021 1:39 pm M2 J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc (NASDAQ:JBHT) disclosed on Thursday that the freight-matching platform within J.B. Hunt 360 will integrate with KeepTruckin's fleet management platform Smart Load Board, bringing together two technology companies in …
  • FourKites raises $100M for supply chain visibility March 24, 2021 4:17 pm VentureBeat Join Transform 2021 for the most important themes in enterprise AI & Data. Learn more. Chicago, Illinois-based supply chain visibility platform FourKites today said that it raised $100 million in series D financing, bringing its total raised to over $ …
  • Electronic Logging Devices reviews for truckers in the USA and Canada March 19, 2021 6:55 pm EIN Presswire ELDdevices.net has looked at all the ELD devices on the market and reviewed and rated the best 25 devices currently available. USA, March 19, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- An Electronic Logging Devices review site helps truckers in the USA and …
  • Bipartisan HAULS Act offers ag truckers relief March 19, 2021 12:22 am Farm Progress Current hours-of-service rules allow for 11 hours of drive time, 14 hours of on-duty time, and then require 10 consecutive hours of rest. When transporting livestock, there is a real need for further flexibility beyond the current hours-of-service. Unlike …
  • Practice the Four Pillars of Business Safety March 18, 2021 5:27 am Cascade Business News - Oregon Sometimes the topic of safety for businesses falls into the same category as the weather, according to the old saying that everyone talks about it but few do anything about it. Fortunately, the situation isn’t that dire, but there are plenty of gaps when …
  • Axele Introduces Team Drivers & Terminal Management Features to Help Combat Truck Driver Shortages March 9, 2021 2:03 pm EIN Presswire DALLAS, March 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Axele, LLC, a Transportation Management System (TMS) company, introduces Teams and Terminals functionality for improved productivity and efficiency. Support for team drivers keeps loads moving and allows carriers …
  • Leaders of company linked to N.H. truck crash that killed 7 indicted on federal charges in Mass. March 1, 2021 4:57 am New Hampshire State News The indictment alleges that Dunyadar Gasanov, 36, and his brother, Dartanyan Gasanov, 35, lied about how many hours they drove for their trucking business, Westfield Transport, to conceal instances during which they operated commercial trucks longer than …
  • DAT and Axele Announce Strategic Partnership, Expanded Integration February 11, 2021 2:03 pm EIN Presswire PORTLAND, Ore. and DALLAS, Feb. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DAT Freight & Analytics and Axele, LLC today announced an agreement that expands the integration between Axele’s cloud-based TMS and DAT’s load board network, establishing each other as …
  • FreightHub, Inc. Further Advances Technology Platform February 10, 2021 12:05 pm EIN Presswire - Launches new functionalities and process digitization projects - Begins SAP Business One integration NEW YORK, Feb. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hudson Capital Inc. (NASDAQ: HUSN) (Hudson Capital) announced that FreightHub, Inc.(Fr8Hub), a North American …
  • Northwestern forest to be test bed for semi-autonomous logging truck trials February 6, 2021 12:03 am Northern Ontario Business Ottawa robotics system company ready to bring off-road, defence industry-proven technology to Marathon-area Crown management unit A chronic truck driver shortage and a thriving sawmill industry in northwestern Ontario have steered a Crown forest management …
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  • Old Dominion Freight Line Reports Fourth Quarter 2020 Earnings Per Diluted Share Of $1.61 February 4, 2021 9:13 pm Tradingcharts.com THOMASVILLE, N.C., February 4, 2021 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (Nasdaq: ODFL) today announced financial results for the three-month and twelve-month periods ended December 31, 2020. The financial results for the fourth quarter of …
  • Axele Webinar: Optimizing Your Operation Using New HoS Flexibility February 3, 2021 1:33 pm EIN Presswire DALLAS, Feb. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Axele, LLC, a Transportation Management System (TMS) company, is hosting a webinar, “Optimizing Your Operation Using New Hours of Service Flexibility.” Attendees will learn how carriers and drivers can use new …
  • For homeowners associations and condo boards, the show must go online January 19, 2021 12:51 pm The Washington Post Depending on the jurisdiction, associations can hold their membership meetings virtually, and some states have permanent legislation allowing meetings to be conducted remotely. Many states, however, require community association boards of directors to meet …
  • ESD Alliance Reports Strong Electronic Design Automation Industry Revenue Growth for Q3 2020 January 11, 2021 7:45 pm Design and Reuse Industry Reports 15% Revenue Growth Overall; Semiconductor IP and Asia Pacific Surpass $1B MILPITAS, Calif. — January 11, 2021 — Electronic Design Automation (EDA) industry revenue increased 15% in Q3 2020 to $2,953.9 million, compared to $2,567.7 million …
  • What’s Wrong With Commercial Auto and How Do We Fix It? December 18, 2020 6:23 am Claims Journal Commercial auto is one of the biggest, most problematic cost centers in the insurance industry. Its loss ratios are incredibly high — and growing — particularly in comparison with other P&C lines. This makes it hard for carriers to make money on the …
  • TruckX launches wired and ruggedized ELD for fleets December 5, 2020 1:17 am SF Gate - California The wired ELD setup removes technical and communication hassles associated with bluetooth ELD solutions.MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (PRWEB) December 04, 2020 Based on market demand, ELD market leader TruckX has introduced a ruggedized wired ELD setup as an …
  • Forest Products Trucking Market Grows Due To Higher Demand For Wooden Raw Materials November 30, 2020 8:29 am EIN Presswire The Business Research Company’s Forest Products Trucking Market Report - Opportunities And Strategies - Global Forecast To 2030 LONDON, GREATER LONDON, UK, November 30, 2020 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Avail up to 50% off on ALL research reports at: …
  • Tesla's delayed semi truck tests Elon Musk's ability to scale up November 28, 2020 3:42 pm Fox News Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Elon Musk defied the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic to help Tesla Inc. deliver a wildly successful year. For 2021, the chief executive is setting …
  • Electronic Logging Device (ELD or E-Log) Market Huge Growth Opportunities and Trends to 2026 November 23, 2020 4:39 pm Financial Content The Electronic Logging Device (ELD or E-Log) Market Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis along with Major Segments and Forecast, 2020-2026. The Electronic Logging Device (ELD or E-Log) market report is a valuable source of data for business strategists. It …
  • Electronic Logging Device Market Is Expected To Be Worth US$ 20 billion by 2030, Globally November 10, 2020 11:30 pm EIN Presswire PUNE, India, Nov. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Global Electronic Logging Device Market Share, Trends, Analysis and Forecasts, 2020-2030 provides insights on key developments, business strategies, research & development activities, supply chain …
  • Tech issues at several electronic brokers mean some investors missed out on big rally November 10, 2020 1:14 pm WRAL 5 - North Carolina The US stock market rallied early Monday, but not everyone was able to get in on the fun. Several electronic brokers experienced technical issues that kept some customers from using their services as normal. Fidelity, TD Ameritrade, Schwab and Vanguard …
  • Kenworth Big Rig Evolution Shows Off A Convoy Of Heavy Haulers November 4, 2020 9:55 pm Motor1.com Kenworth has been building commercial trucks since 1923, and even then the company evolved from the earlier Gersix Motor Company that was in the same business. The company's name was a portmanteau of the two primary shareholders at the time Harry Kent …
  • Dami’s Famous Foods re-releases the eBook, “Eat Good, Feel Good” on multiple electronic publishing platforms October 29, 2020 5:05 pm EIN Presswire The eBook is a collection of healthy recipes that provides readers with increased knowledge about healthy food choices that fit into any diet or meal plan. LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, October 29, 2020 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Locally …
  • Old Dominion Freight Line Reports Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Per Diluted Share Of $1.71 October 27, 2020 12:06 pm Tradingcharts.com THOMASVILLE, N.C., October 27, 2020 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (Nasdaq: ODFL) today announced financial results for the three-month and nine-month periods ended September 30, 2020. All prior-period share and per share data in this …
  • A Clinician's Guide to the Latest Diabetes Devices October 6, 2020 11:52 am Medscape This has been a huge year for technological advances in diabetes management. We are on a rapidly advancing path with continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) technology and finally approaching the holy grail of fully automated, closed-loop insulin delivery. …
  • ELD certification process coming in weeks, says OTA October 2, 2020 6:22 pm Trucknews TORONTO, Ont. – A third-party certification process needed to support Canada’s coming mandate for Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) is expected to be in place within weeks. “We expect this to be up and running in the middle of October, which is fantastic,” …
  • Maine Senate President: Feds Failing To Protect US Logging Jobs From Canadian Competition September 18, 2020 12:28 pm Maine Public Broadcasting Network Last week, Senate President Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Labor alleging the agency has failed to enforce immigration law and protect U.S. loggers from illegal Canadian competition along the northern border. …
  • PMTC continues push to delay Canada’s ELD mandate September 9, 2020 7:53 pm Trucknews TORONTO, Ont. – Private Motor Truck Council of Canada (PMTC) president Mike Millian made an impassioned plea for the federal government to delay its electronic logging device (ELD) rule implementation date for six months. Speaking to PMTC members at the …
  • Security keys to thwart hackers are now easier to use on all your devices September 9, 2020 4:55 pm Cnet Yubico's $55 5C NFC hardware security key works with both USB-C laptop ports and NFC wireless communications to phones. Yubico Yubico on Wednesday released a new hardware security key, the $55 YubiKey 5C NFC, that brings new logon abilities to people …
  • Opening up post-COVID-19 free trade to save the planet September 1, 2020 3:16 pm The Hill American refined silicon; German electronic power inverters; Japanese photovoltaic cell manufacturing; British financial services. What do these elements all have in common? They each contribute in one way or another to the creation and distribution of a …
  • Illegal loggers continue to enjoy free pass while legal operators bear burden of hefty costs August 30, 2020 7:19 am Stabroek News Dear Editor, It comes as no surprise that the Guyana Forestry Commission (GFC), a semi-autonomous Government Agency, with the oversight mandate to regulate the sustainable harvesting of one of our most valuable natural resources, had to be bailed out from …
  • Old Dominion Freight Line (ODFL) Has Risen 83% in Last One Year, Outperforms Market August 28, 2020 6:24 pm Insider Monkey If you are looking for the best ideas for your portfolio you may want to consider some of Wedgewood Partners top stock picks. Wedgewood Partners, an investment management firm, is bearish on Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. (NASDAQ:ODFL) stock. In its Q2 …
  • Minn. logging representative speaks at Republican National Convention August 27, 2020 2:22 am Grand Forks Herald - North Dakota Scott Dane, the executive director of the Associated Contract Loggers and Truckers of Minnesota, works as an advocate for Minnesota workers in the logging industry. He's known in the region for his work advocating to overturn federal regulations …
  • TFI just latest trucking victim in cyber attacks August 26, 2020 11:52 pm Trucknews TORONTO, Ont. – Cyber criminals appear to be increasing their attacks on the transportation sector, with one of the latest ransomware scams targeting TFI’s Canadian courier divisions. “Canpar Express was the target of a ransomware attack that impacted some …
  • Canadian ELD timeline remains firm: CTA August 26, 2020 12:57 am Trucknews OTTAWA, Ont. – Don’t expect a reprieve from the Canadian electronic logging device (ELD) mandate, set to go into effect in June 2021. That was the message from Geoff Wood, senior vice-president of policy for the Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA), while …
  • CTA’s recovery roadmap promotes trucking crackdowns and incentives August 24, 2020 7:09 pm Trucknews TORONTO, Ont. – The Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) is promoting a series of trucking-specific carrots and sticks alike, as politicians look for ways to stimulate the economy in the midst of Covid-19. “We all know how some carriers in our industry compete …
  • KVH Industries: Free Cash Flow Imminent August 17, 2020 7:14 pm Seeking Alpha Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Skyler Christian as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to SA Premium. Click …
  • Trucking Insurance Startup Bets On Telematics August 12, 2020 7:49 pm Benzinga Trucking insurance startup High Definition Vehicle Insurance (HDVI) brings software and hardware solutions to an industry that has been slow to join the telematics revolution. The company announced a $16 million Series A funding round on Wednesday. …
  • Titanium posts strong second quarter as freight volumes rebound August 12, 2020 6:28 pm Trucknews BOLTON, Ont. – Titanium Transportation grew its profit by $400,000 in the second quarter year-over-year, after weathering the storm brought on by Covid-19. Its net income was $900,000 for the quarter and $1.5 million year-to-date, while EBITDA grew 9% to $ …
  • TruckingOffice Integrates TMS with ELD for Seamless Dispatcher... August 10, 2020 3:50 am SF Gate - California , PRWeb Aug. 9, 2020Updated: Aug. 9, 2020 8 p.m. TruckingOffice brings a new year of technological advances to aid truckers. CANTON, Ohio (PRWEB) August 09, 2020 Imagine being a dispatcher and not really knowing what is happening on the other end with your …
  • Don’t wait to prepare for ELD mandate, CTA says July 30, 2020 10:25 pm Trucknews TORONTO, Ont. – The Canadian Trucking Alliance (CTA) is encouraging fleets to begin working with electronic logging device (ELD) suppliers ahead of a scheduled June 12, 2021 deadline that will mandate the equipment. Trucks operating in Canada will be …
  • Old Dominion Freight Line Reports Second Quarter 2020 Earnings Per Diluted Share of $1.25 July 30, 2020 1:29 pm Tradingcharts.com THOMASVILLE, N.C., July 30, 2020 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (Nasdaq: ODFL) today announced financial results for the three-month and six-month periods ended June 30, 2020. All prior-period share and per share data in this release …
  • Chip Manufacturing Equipment Spending to Hit Record High $70 Billion in 2021 After Strong 2020, SEMI Reports July 21, 2020 10:01 pm EDACafé Chip Manufacturing Equipment Spending to Hit Record High $70 Billion in 2021 After Strong 2020, SEMI Reports MILPITAS, Calif. — July 21, 2020 — Global sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment by original equipment manufacturers are projected to …
  • sennder Enters Into a Joint Venture With Poste Italiane to Digitalize the Italian Road Freight Market July 15, 2020 7:48 am Odessa American - Texas BERLIN & MILAN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 15, 2020-- sennder, European leader in the digitalization of road freight transport, today announces its Joint Venture (“JV”) with Poste Italiane, the largest logistics operator in Italy, and leading player in the …
  • Feds remain committed to June 2021 ELD rollout July 14, 2020 7:55 pm Trucknews TORONTO, Ont. – Transport Canada remains committed to the June 2021 rollout of electronic logging devices (ELDs) for federally regulated operations, even though a related third-party testing and certification process has yet to be finalized. (Photo: iStock …
  • Best Payroll Software for Trucking Companies in 2020 July 13, 2020 10:30 pm Fit Small Business Truckers are paid differently than most workers, sometimes by the mile or load, and the best trucking payroll software can accommodate both. Trucking companies that want an all-in-one solution usually purchase truck management software (TMS) that includes …
  • Convoy Integrates With KeepTruckin To Improve Shipment Tracking July 9, 2020 2:04 am Benzinga Digital freight broker Convoy has partnered with fleet management company KeepTruckin to help fleets simplify their daily operations and scale up businesses. Convoy will now integrate KeepTruckin's freight visibility API with its platform, which will …
  • Carter County returns to electronic meetings as COVID-19 cases curve upward July 7, 2020 3:25 am Johnson City Press The county has held several remote meetings from March through June before returning to regular public meetings last month. But as the number of new cases begin to increase again, Lee has adjusted his reopening plans and allowed the counties to return to …
  • Regulators Give Relief To Werner During ELD Transition July 6, 2020 9:57 pm Benzinga Federal regulators are helping Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: WERN) transition from Omnitracs to Platform Science electronic logging devices (ELDs) by temporarily exempting the carrier from certain data requirements as it makes the switch. The exemption …
  • Industry flirts with paperless trucking May 26, 2020 4:53 pm Trucknews TORONTO, Ont. – Fleets are quickening the pace of digitization as the trucking industry deals with the challenges brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. While telematics, crash mitigation systems and electronic logging devices are all common on commercial …
  • Old Dominion Freight Line Announces $0.15 Per Share Quarterly Cash Dividend May 21, 2020 3:37 pm Tradingcharts.com THOMASVILLE, N.C., May 21, 2020 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (Nasdaq: ODFL) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per share of common stock, payable on June 17, 2020, to …
  • Today's Pickup: Another ELD Provider Shuts Down May 4, 2020 6:04 pm Benzinga Good day, When the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate went into effect, there were more than 250 companies that self-registered their devices for compliance. Most expected that number to shrink over time, and it has. The latest company to abandon its …
  • Continental dropping RoadLog ELD May 1, 2020 4:45 pm Trucknews ALLENTOWN, Pa. – The market for electronic logging devices (ELD) is about to become one supplier smaller, as Continental discontinues new sales of the RoadLog ELD, effective today. Until Aug. 14, the company will continue to offer access to RoadLog Office …
  • Old Dominion Freight Line Announces New $700 Million Stock Repurchase Program May 1, 2020 3:54 pm Tradingcharts.com THOMASVILLE, N.C., May 1, 2020 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (Nasdaq: ODFL) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a new two-year stock repurchase program authorizing the repurchase of up to $700 million of its …
  • Pre & Post COVID-19 Market Estimates-Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) Market 2019-2023 | Use of ELDs to Enhance the Quality of Driving to Boost Growth | Technavio April 23, 2020 11:43 pm Odessa American - Texas LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 23, 2020-- Technavio has been monitoring the electronic logging devices (ELDs) market and it is poised to grow by USD 2.53 bn during 2019-2023, progressing at a CAGR of almost 4% during the forecast period. The report offers an …
  • Old Dominion Freight Line Reports First Quarter 2020 Earnings Per Diluted Share Of $1.11 April 23, 2020 12:56 pm Tradingcharts.com THOMASVILLE, N.C., April 23, 2020 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. (Nasdaq: ODFL) today announced financial results for the three-month period ended March 31, 2020. The financial results for the first quarter of 2020 include $10.1 million …
  • Electronic Logging Device Market will be growing at a CAGR of 5.1% during the forecast 2019 to 2027 April 20, 2020 5:36 am MarketWatch The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of the content. Apr 20, 2020 (Business Arrival via Comtex) -- The latest market report published by Credence Research, Inc. "Electronic Logging Device Market - Growth, Future Prospects, …
  • Study from home adds to work from home load of telcos April 17, 2020 7:49 pm Economic Times As more and more schools and colleges start online classes for their students, mobile phone companies are bracing for additional pressure on their networks already stretched with almost the whole of India Inc. working from home during the ongoing lockdown …
  • ‘Trucking was never easy’: Manitoba drivers logging ’empty miles’ during pandemic April 12, 2020 3:41 pm Global News Manitoba truckers are used to dealing with floodwaters this time of year, but COVID-19 has put a different kind of roadblock in their way. They’re are still on the road these days, and many Canadians have a newfound appreciation for all things 18 wheels — …
  • 7 Ways to get free and secure WiFi while travelling April 8, 2020 10:51 am Internet Travel News Wi-Fi on the road can be free, but not necessarily secure. Before looking into how to get free Wi-Fi on the go, let’s first attend to the “secure.” Security while using a public Wi-Fi service is a paramount consideration. When in doubt, don’t log on. …
  •  Yokogawa Releases AI-enabled Versions of SMARTDAC+ Paperless Recorders and Data Logging Software, and Environmentally Robust AI-enabled e-RT3 Plus Edge Computing Platform for Industry Applications April 7, 2020 8:33 am Odessa American - Texas TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 7, 2020-- Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6841) announces the release of artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled versions of the GX series panel-mount type paperless recorders, GP series portable paperless recorders, and GA10 …
  • Keep on truckin’: Drivers logging long hours for time being April 4, 2020 2:49 pm The Daily Independent - Kentucky ASHLAND With the rush on essential goods such as food at local grocery stores, truck drivers are working longer hours to get products to the stores. Shortly after President Donald J. Trump issued a state of emergency March 13 to combat the coronavirus, the …
  • Trucking Unicorn KeepTruckin Lays Off Nearly One-Fifth Of Workers As Coronavirus Downturn Hits Freight April 1, 2020 5:47 pm Forbes KeepTruckin's Shoaib Makani: His startup was valued at $1.4 billion last April, now it's laid off ... [+] nearly 20% of staff. Courtesy of KeepTruckin Trucking unicorn KeepTruckin laid off nearly one-fifth of its workers, the latest once-hot, …
  • COVID-19 Generates White Knights In Freight Industries March 27, 2020 4:30 pm Benzinga The COVID-19 pandemic has created a tsunami of supply chain issues never before seen. As countries shut down borders and as people quarantine themselves at home, the men and women in logistics continue to pull long hours at their workplaces, making sure …
  • All Freight Is Essential And Must Move March 26, 2020 12:04 am Scoop A port pile-up that will restrict movement in and out of New Zealand of essential goods is looming fast if the Government doesn’t recognise that all freight must move in the State of National Emergency, Road Transport Forum (RTF) chief executive Nick …
  • Old Dominion Freight Line to assume outbound shipments for bankrupt competitor March 25, 2020 9:15 pm Bizjournals By Andy Warfield  – Reporter, Manufacturing, Aviation, Economic Development and Workforce, Triad Business Journal Mar 25, 2020, 3:02pm EDT Old Dominion Freight Line (Nasdaq: ODFL) of Thomasville has arranged to assist customers of another less-than- …
  • TTN Fleet Solutions Addresses COVID-19 Regarding Trucking Industry March 16, 2020 7:41 pm Benzinga On Friday, March 13, President Trump declared the coronavirus pandemic a national emergency. Meanwhile, U.S. citizens are panic-buying groceries and perishables, causing trucking capacity to tighten, rates to soar and drivers to risk exposure in order to …
  • Climate Legislation Protests In Pacific Northwest Spotlight Activist Trucking Group March 9, 2020 3:02 pm Benzinga Climate legislation protests in the Pacific Northwest are shining a spotlight on a new trucking and logging activist group that has put down roots in a region with a long history of conflict between rural timber communities and urban environmentalists. …
  • ELD certification process coming in March, Transport Canada says March 5, 2020 12:08 am Trucknews All ELDs used in Canada will need to comply with a new third-party certification process. (Photo: Isaac Instruments) OTTAWA, Ont. – The application process to certify electronic logging devices (ELDs) for use in Canada is scheduled to open this month as …
  • Illinois Carrier To Cease Operations: Cites Brutal Freight Market, Soaring Insurance Costs February 27, 2020 3:28 pm Benzinga Family-owned BK Trans Inc. of Arlington Heights, Illinois, said it will cease operations in March, citing a brutal freight market, the ongoing struggle to find qualified drivers and soaring insurance costs as the main reasons behind the small carrier's …
  • Flock Freight Nets $50M Series B To Redefine LTL Shipping February 25, 2020 7:09 pm Benzinga ​Flock Freight​, a "hubless" freight logistics company, today announced a $50 million Series B funding round led by ​SignalFire​ and ​GLP Capital Partners​. With the latest funding round, the Solana Beach, California startup will continue to …
  • Breaking: KeepTruckin Shutters One Point Logistics, Brings Smart Load Board To Market February 20, 2020 8:15 pm Benzinga KeepTruckin, the freight tech unicorn that leveraged an electronic logging device software business into end-to-end visibility technology and a freight-matching marketplace, told employees today that it was shutting down One Point Logistics (OPL), the …
  • What Does the ELD Mandate Mean for the Trucking Industry? February 20, 2020 6:54 am Cascade Business News - Oregon The electronic logging device mandate means nearly everyone must ditch the paper logs and rely on logging devices in 2020. These devices must track their hours of service (HOS) and verify that they’re complying with various labor regulations. And fleets …
  • Automated Freight Matching Won't Be Enough When Capacity Tightens February 18, 2020 4:14 pm Benzinga While the first quarter of 2020 has so far delivered the expected post-peak season soft market, the FreightWaves 2020 Freight Market Outlook predicts that capacity is slowly tightening. ACT new Class 8 truck orders ran below replacement rates for all of …
  • Wisconsin Trucking Company Honored with The Truckload Carriers Association Fleet Safety Award February 18, 2020 1:00 pm EIN Presswire Veriha Trucking has been recognized by The TCA in its Annual Fleet Safety Awards. Winners are selected by the lowest accident frequency ratios per million miles MARINETTE, WISCONSIN, UNITED STATES, February 18, 2020 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Veriha …
  • U.S. carriers need to prepare for Canadian ELD mandate February 18, 2020 3:03 am Trucknews LAS VEGAS, Nev. – U.S. carriers operating north of the border need to ensure their electronic logging devices (ELDs) are compliant with the Canadian mandate come June 2021, or risk being put out of service. During an opening day filled with Canadian …
  • Borderlands: project44 Promotes Freight Visibility In The USMCA Era; Mexico Auto Industry Prepares For Coronavirus February 17, 2020 4:53 pm Benzinga Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade. This week: project44 promotes freight visibility in USMCA era; Amazon leases 1 million-square-foot warehouse at DFW International Airport …
  • Electronic Products announces winners of the 2019 Product of the Year Awards January 31, 2020 2:58 pm Electronic Products Magazine Here are this year’s winners, selected by the editors of Electronic Products   The annual awards, now in its 44th year, recognizes outstanding products that represent any of the following qualities: a significant advancement in a technology or its …
  • How ELD Devices are Impacting the Trucking Industry January 31, 2020 8:08 am Cascade Business News - Oregon The recent ELD Mandate has had a huge effect on the trucking industry – as well as other areas of industry and commerce in which buses and other commercial vehicles are used – so what is it all about, and why all the fuss? To the outsider, it may seem that …
  • Funding Secured, Baton Trucking Takes Aim At Driver Detention January 29, 2020 2:10 pm Benzinga If weekly driver miles had remained the same since 2016, the average over-the-road truck driver in the U.S. would be making $1,247.44 per week today. Instead, miles per truck have declined for a number of reasons – electronic logging devices and detention …
  • Trucking regulators look to alleviate cost increases, while keeping safety first January 25, 2020 4:26 am Smart Business The trucking industry is still adjusting to the final transition to electronic logging devices (ELDs). Some relief may be on the horizon, however, as federal regulators consider whether to relax the hours of service requirements. “Every solution has …
  • ELD Supplier Trimble Acquires Kuebix, Sees Big Integration Ahead January 9, 2020 10:45 pm Benzinga Trimble, a major supplier of electronic logging devices (ELDs), has acquired the privately held transportation management system (TMS) provider Kuebix.  Network integration appears to be the key factor driving the acquisition. In the press release …
  • Freight All Kinds: Logistics Of Commercial Construction January 9, 2020 3:41 pm Benzinga We often see large flatbed trailers with "oversized load" labels hauling big, bulky construction products, presumably on the way to a new construction site. But often the companies transporting these items are not your normal carrier. The …
  • Carriers Running Old Telematics Devices Risk Fines On The Highway December 19, 2019 5:07 pm Benzinga Many carriers delayed the transition to electronic logging devices (ELDs) under the automatic onboard logging device (AOBRD) grandfather clause. That clause expired earlier this week, and those carriers must now be running ELDs to avoid fines on the …
  • Cass Freight Data Declines Again In November December 18, 2019 11:06 pm Benzinga The Cass Freight Shipments Index fell 3.3% year-over-year in November, marking one full year of year-over-year declines. This was the first report published under new author, equity research analyst David Ross with Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF), who …
  • Volvo And Mack Use Geotab Cloud To Hold Electronic Logging Device Data October 9, 2019 2:36 pm Benzinga Volvo Trucks North America and its Mack Trucks sibling are partnering with connected transportation company Geotab to send electronic logging device (ELD) data to the cloud and back for interference-free reporting. The telematics devices, factory-installed …
  • Electronic Logging Device (ELD) 2019 Global Market Size, Market Share, Status and Forecast to 2025 September 5, 2019 6:28 am EIN Presswire WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Market Research Report 2019” New Document to its Studies Database PUNE, INDIA, September 5, 2019 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Electronic logging device (ELD) is a type of …
  • The Worldwide Market for Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) to 2023 - Integration of Mobile Devices with ELD Boosts Growth July 9, 2019 11:05 am EIN Presswire Dublin, July 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) Market 2019-2023 by Component and Geography - Global Forecast 2019-2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Use of ELDs to enhance the …
  • Electronic logging devices to combat deadly trucker fatigue June 14, 2019 2:10 am Radio Canada InternationaI Truck drivers must keep log books recording the number of hours they work to ensure they do not exceed government limits. (iStock) The Canadian government seeks to improve safety by requiring commercial truck and bus operators to use electronic logging …
  • Electronic logging devices to be mandatory on commercial trucks, buses by 2021 June 13, 2019 3:11 pm 680News The federal transport minister announced a new measure Thursday to help improve road safety and help reduce driver fatigue in the commercial driving industry. “Effective June 2021, all drivers of federally-regulated commercial trucks and buses operating in …
  • Electronic Logging Device Market By Vehicle Type, Component, Form Factor, Application & Forecast To 2025 June 4, 2019 6:46 am Tradingcharts.com Jun 04, 2019 (Heraldkeeper via COMTEX) -- Electronic Logging Device Market is expected to reach USD 16 billion by 2025. These devices gained wide importance with the growing government mandates for driver's hours of service. Developed countries, such …
  • Electronic Logging Device Market Size to Hit $16B by 2025 May 24, 2019 2:26 pm I-Connect007 The electronic logging device market is anticipated to grow in the future due to stringent government regulations to integrate these devices in countries such as the U.S. and European countries. The U.S. came up with the ELD mandate rule, which came into …
  • Global Electronic Logging Device Market Forecast to 2025: Market is Estimated to be USD 12.5 Billion in 2018 and is Projected to Reach USD 16.6 Billion April 15, 2019 8:25 am EIN Presswire Dublin, April 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Electronic Logging Device Market by Component (Display, Telematics unit), Form factor (Embedded, Integrated), New & Aftermarket Service (Entry Level, Intermediate, High-End), Vehicle Type (Truck, Bus …
  • United States : Tester Secures Electronic Logging Device Prohibition for Montana Farmers and Ranchers February 22, 2019 10:02 pm Tradingcharts.com Feb 22, 2019 (Euclid Infotech Ltd via COMTEX) -- Legislation to fund the government that was secured this week by U.S. Senator Jon Tester and a small bipartisan group of lawmakers includes significant resources and policy wins for critical Montana …
  • 'Electronic logging' has truckers rolling into Windsor-Essex January 24, 2019 6:54 pm CBC/Radio-Canada Trucking companies in Windsor and Essex County are benefiting from a new law meant to keep drivers safe on the road. The federal government announced it will require all commercial truck and bus drivers in Canada to install electronic logging devices — …
  • Electronic Logging Devices Face their First Roadcheck June 7, 2018 3:56 pm The Legal Examiner The trucking industry faces its first highway test on the safety of its vehicles and drivers since the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) rules went into effect last year. Despite requirements that they limit the amount of time spent driving, truckers across …
  • Roadside inspections with electronic logging devices: What you need to know May 8, 2018 2:09 pm Fleet Owner Magazine The better prepared your team for roadside inspections, the less stressful these will be. Written by Senior J. J. Keller Editor Mark Schedler, the whitepaper covers: • Who is required to use ELDs and who is exempt? • Key requirements for roadside …
  • Channel 2 Investigates: Electronic logging devices modernizing trucking industry March 9, 2018 11:01 pm KPCR HOUSTON - A mother speaking of a child in the past tense is always difficult to hear, "We were best friends. She was my daughter but we loved being around each other." Tari Witcraft of The Woodlands lost her daughter, Jamie, in July 2015. The 22- …