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Telematics & Fleet Tracking

MiX Telematics to Deliver ELD Solution to LineStar Integrity Services

MiX Telematics to Deliver ELD Solution to LineStar Integrity Services

| January 18, 2019

MiX Telematics, a leading global provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, announced that it will be providing US-based energy solutions company, LineStar Integrity Services, with its ELD solution to help improve the safety, compliance and efficiency of their fleet. MiX Telematics’ Hours of Service solution is fully ELD-compliant. LineStar’s requirements were clear when […]

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Bosch and Mojio Debut Integrated Connected Mobility Solution for OEMs

Bosch and Mojio Debut Integrated Connected Mobility Solution for OEMs

| January 16, 2019

At the 2019 North American International Auto Show – Bosch and Mojio debuted an integrated connected mobility solution for OEMs which integrates Bosch’s connectivity control unit (CCU) with Mojio’s Telco-grade cloud platform. The goal is unlocking the ability for OEMs to launch and scale cost-effective connected services, while enabling the delivery of user experiences that enhance vehicle safety, […]

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ERM Advanced Telematics Targets Car Sharing Market

ERM Advanced Telematics Targets Car Sharing Market

| January 15, 2019

International automotive technology vendor ERM Advanced Telematics, whose technologies and products are sold in more than 65 countries worldwide, is expanding its efforts to penetrate the global car sharing market. The company’s devices are already installed in thousands of shared cars in India and Israel. Here’s what’ new: ERM is supplying car sharing companies with telematics […]

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People

BYD Names Top QA Control and Safety Management Professionals to Team

BYD Names Top QA Control and Safety Management Professionals to Team

| January 17, 2019

Battery and battery-electric vehicle leader BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced the recent addition of two top  transportation professionals, Peter Hale as Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) Manager, and Robert Matute as Safety Manager, to its Lancaster, California manufacturing plant team. With these two experienced veterans on board, BYD continues its investment in the North American market, […]

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Transplace Hires Jim French as Chief Technology Officer

Transplace Hires Jim French as Chief Technology Officer

| January 15, 2019

Transplace , a leading provider of transportation management services and logistics technology solutions, announced the appointment of Jim French as the company’s chief technology officer (CTO).  French will oversee the company’s IT infrastructure and development, and will report directly to Transplace CEO Frank McGuigan. Former CTO, Mike Dieter, will transition to the role of chief information […]

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OIA Global Names Keith Lovetro New CEO

OIA Global Names Keith Lovetro New CEO

| January 8, 2019

OIA Global announced the appointment of Keith Lovetro as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer.  Lovetro is a leader in the logistics industry with more than 35 years of experience in shipping, freight, and transportation services. Lovetro joins OIA Global during a period of rapid growth and will assume overall responsibility for the financial performance of […]

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Fleet Maintenance

LeasePlan USA Partners with FLEETCOR on Fuel Card and Vehicle Maintenance 

LeasePlan USA Partners with FLEETCOR on Fuel Card and Vehicle Maintenance 

| October 25, 2018

FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FLT), a leading global provider of commercial payment solutions, announced  two new agreements that expand its relationship with LeasePlan USA, one of the world’s leading fleet management and driver mobility companies. First, LeasePlan has partnered with FLEETCOR as a preferred provider of its national commercial fuel card program. Under the agreement, FLEETCOR will manage […]

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Stertil-Koni Reveals 10 Top for Vehicle Lift Safety Ahead of Winter Season

Stertil-Koni Reveals 10 Top for Vehicle Lift Safety Ahead of Winter Season

| October 18, 2018

Following an in-depth review of bus and truck maintenance facilities across North America, combined with heightened service demands resulting from the increased severity of weather events over the past decade, heavy duty (HD) vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni recommends 10 top tips to improve safety for the busy technicians working on the shop floor – well […]

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National Lift Week, Sponsored by Stertil-Koni, Kicks Off October 8

National Lift Week, Sponsored by Stertil-Koni, Kicks Off October 8

| October 4, 2018

Heavy duty vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni has announced that the fifth National Lift Week® kicks off Monday, Oct. 8 and runs through Saturday, Oct. 13. The six-day event showcases best practices in vehicle lift safety, service, and performance. As part of the occasion, Stertil-Koni distributors across North America will host a range of activities that […]

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Brakes, Suspensions, Chassis

Jacobs delivers 1 Millionth Engine Brake for HD Engines

Jacobs delivers 1 Millionth Engine Brake for HD Engines

| November 15, 2018

Jacobs Vehicle Systems®, a leading manufacturer of diesel and natural gas engine retarding systems and valve actuation mechanisms, announced the sale of its one millionth engine brake for Daimler Trucks’ heavy duty engine platform (HDEP). For more than 10 years, Daimler Trucks has relied on the braking performance of the “Jake Brake®”, an especially effective […]

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WABCO Inks Deal to Supply Technologies to Support Hyundai MD Truck Launch in South Korea

WABCO Inks Deal to Supply Technologies to Support Hyundai MD Truck Launch in South Korea

| November 8, 2018

WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), the leading global supplier of braking control systems and other advanced technologies that are engineered to improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, announced that it has entered a long-term agreement with Hyundai Motor Company, South Korea’s leading manufacturer of commercial vehicles.  Under this latest supply agreement with Hyundai, WABCO […]

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WABCO Announces Vehicle Control Systems JV in China with FAW Jiefang

WABCO Announces Vehicle Control Systems JV in China with FAW Jiefang

| September 24, 2018

WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE:WBC), a leading global supplier of braking control systems and other advanced technologies that are engineered to improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, announced that it has signed an agreement to establish a new joint venture for vehicle control systems with FAW Jiefang Automotive Company. The goal is to advance the […]

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Fuel & Oil

Hot Shot’s Secret Introduces  Emergency Diesel Fuel De-icer

Hot Shot’s Secret Introduces Emergency Diesel Fuel De-icer

| January 16, 2019

Hot Shot’s Secret, a leading brand of high performance oil and fuel additives, now offers a new winter emergency product – Diesel Winter Rescue. This formulated product is engineered to reliquify gelled fuel and de-ices frozen fuel filters to restore the flow of diesel fuel to the engine allowing the vehicle to be fully operational again. […]

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Shell Rotella Debuts Gas Truck Engine Oil

Shell Rotella Debuts Gas Truck Engine Oil

| January 15, 2019

Shell Lubricants is introducing Shell Rotella® Gas Truck full synthetic engine oil providing, extreme protection for towing and hauling for gasoline-powered pickup trucks and SUVs.  The oil, from the makers of Shell Rotella heavy duty diesel engine oil, offers top protection these engines need in three viscosity grades: 0W-20, 5W-20 and 5W-30 beginning in January in the U.S. and […]

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Fuel Trend Report Reveals Geopolitical Factors Causing Price Volatility

Fuel Trend Report Reveals Geopolitical Factors Causing Price Volatility

| January 14, 2019

Motus a leading vehicle management and reimbursement platform, released its annual Fuel Trend Report, which reveals key data related to current fuel prices and industry changes that will affect prices over the next year.  The 2019 Fuel Trend Report identified that the state of crude oil – and geopolitical factors impacting supply and demand of crude oil – […]

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Green

Volvo Group Venture Capital invests in wireless EV charging

Volvo Group Venture Capital invests in wireless EV charging

| January 16, 2019

Volvo Group Venture Capital AB, a subsidiary of the Volvo Group, announced an investment in Momentum Dynamics Inc – a leading company in high power wireless charging of electric vehicles. Momentum Dynamics is a Philadelphia-based company developing and commercializing high power inductive charging for the automotive and transportation industries, especially suitable for commercial electric, autonomous […]

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West Coast Fleets Electrify Vehicles to Cut Costs, Meet Sustainability Targets

West Coast Fleets Electrify Vehicles to Cut Costs, Meet Sustainability Targets

| January 10, 2019

The Tacoma Public Utility, Clark Public Utilities and the City of Palo Alto are the latest West Coast municipalities and utilities to electrify portions of their fleets with XL-equipped vehicles.  The fleets can expect to increase the MPG of their plug-in hybrid electric (PHEV) Ford F-150 pickup trucks by up to 50 percent and reduce […]

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SolarEdge Collaborates with Google to Integrate EV Charging with Google Assistant

SolarEdge Collaborates with Google to Integrate EV Charging with Google Assistant

| January 10, 2019

SolarEdge Technologies (NASDAQ: SEDG), a global leader in smart energy technology, announced  that electric vehicle (EV) drivers can now control SolarEdge’s EV-charging solar inverter using the Google Assistant.  SolarEdge is one of the first companies to integrate EV charging with the Google Assistant. This news coincides with Google announcing all of the new Google Assistant […]

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Recent News

Truckload Linehaul Index Shows Price Increases Continue

Truckload Linehaul Index Shows Price Increases Continue

| January 18, 2019

December’s Cass Truckload Linehaul Index continued the run of price increases that began in 2017 and capped 2018 as the highest year of realized pricing for truckload since deregulation in 1980.  Setting a new all-time high of 144.2 (Jan 2005 = 100), the December Index increase of 7.2% (year over year) is significant given the […]

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Women In Trucking  Continues Partnership with Expediter Services

Women In Trucking Continues Partnership with Expediter Services

| January 18, 2019

The Women In Trucking Association (WIT) announced that Expediter Services has renewed its Gold Level Partnership to support the nonprofit organization’s efforts to generate dialogue and action around the importance of gender diversity in transportation and logistics. Since its inception in 2007, WIT has made significant strides in advancing its mission. A few recent accomplishments […]

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Equipment Leasing and Finance Industry Confidence Eases Further in January

Equipment Leasing and Finance Industry Confidence Eases Further in January

| January 18, 2019

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation reported that overall confidence in the equipment finance market eased further in January to 53.4, a decrease from the December index of 55.5. When asked about the outlook for the future, MCI-EFI survey respondent Thomas Jaschik, President, BB&T Equipment Finance, said, “I believe economic conditions in 2019 will be less favorable than […]

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FedEx Trade Networks Rebrands as FedEx Logistics

FedEx Trade Networks Rebrands as FedEx Logistics

| January 18, 2019

FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced that FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. is being rebranded as FedEx Logistics.  FedEx Logistics provides specialty solutions that, according to the company,  “complete a simple, seamless and powerful global trade experience for FedEx customers around the world.” “We’re adding tremendous value by bringing all of the specialty services we offer under the […]

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Ryder Strives for Smart Warehouse with Robotics, Drones, Sensors

Ryder Strives for Smart Warehouse with Robotics, Drones, Sensors

| January 17, 2019

Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, announced the successful transformation of Ryder smart warehouses in the Miami, Dallas, and Chicago markets.  These transformed warehouses – or showcase sites – deliver advanced automation, flexible and instantly scalable operations, real-time visibility, and a customer-centric experience. The warehouses, established for three leading […]

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SmartDrive Assurance 360

SmartDrive Assurance 360

| January 17, 2019

Great Reasons to Add a Video-based Safety Program to Your Fleet

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Commercial Vehicle Strength in 2018 May Face 2019 Headwinds

Commercial Vehicle Strength in 2018 May Face 2019 Headwinds

| January 17, 2019

According to the latest market intel from ACT Research, the desire to get Class 8 trucks built and out the door for 2018 taxation benefits drove a build plan last month.  “Heavy-duty build rose 4,500 units above the plan in December, and we assume the surge was largely overtime based,” said Kenny Vieth, ACT Research’s […]

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Big O Tires Expands Footprint with First Stores in Texas

Big O Tires Expands Footprint with First Stores in Texas

| January 17, 2019

Big O Tires®, one of North America’s largest retail tire franchisors, has expanded its  brand into the state of Texas with its franchisee, Chris Monteverde.  The brand now has more than 455 independently-owned and operated locations in 25 states. Monteverde, an existing franchisee of the Big O Tires brand with 19 locations in California, now owns […]

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Spot Rates Slump as Truck Capacity Comes Back Strong

Spot Rates Slump as Truck Capacity Comes Back Strong

| January 17, 2019

The number of available trucks on the spot truckload freight market jumped 77% during the week ending Jan. 12, well ahead of the 9% gain in available loads, said DAT Solutions. The surge in capacity and less urgency on the part of shippers knocked down national average rates for dry van, refrigerated, and flatbed freight: […]

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SambaSafety Tackles Driver Safety with Qorta™ Launch

SambaSafety Tackles Driver Safety with Qorta™ Launch

| January 17, 2019

SambaSafety, a leader in mobility risk data solutions, has introduced Qorta, a redesigned national driver monitoring platform that seeks to elevate safety culture.  Qorta builds on the company’s core strengths, including what the company calls “the most complete and trusted federal and state data on drivers,” with powerful new analytics and the latest SaaS delivery features to […]

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Driver Shortage Calls for Greater Focus on Safety

Driver Shortage Calls for Greater Focus on Safety

| January 17, 2019

By Ben Kanner, co-founder and CEO of Worklete Currently, the trucking industry is facing a shortage of 60,000 drivers, and unless certain challenges are addressed, the driver shortage is expected to triple by 2026. These challenges range from an aging workforce to regulations. As a result, added pressure is being placed on those truck drivers that remain. […]

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Trailer Industry Sets Order Record in 2018

Trailer Industry Sets Order Record in 2018

| January 16, 2019

ACT’s preliminary estimate for December 2018 net trailer orders is 27,800 units. Final volume will be available later this month.  “Considering the long-running order strength, December’s pause was not entirely surprising, with net orders down 39% from November, as well as from December 2017. Just as dry vans contributed to the long-term order upswing throughout […]

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New Jump Starter Battery for HD Diesel Trucks

New Jump Starter Battery for HD Diesel Trucks

| January 16, 2019

LithiumHub.com, announced a new jump starter battery designed specifically to jump start heavy duty diesel trucks instantly.  The 12V JUMPBOOSTER JP30 delivers a new industry standard for safety, performance and reliability to over-the-road truck operators. Here’s the issue: Dead batteries are a huge issue in the trucking industry, causing expense, delays and lost opportunities. But […]

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Winnebago Launches New Wheelchair-Friendly RV Collection

Winnebago Launches New Wheelchair-Friendly RV Collection

| January 16, 2019

Aiming to bring greater freedom and comfort to people traveling in wheelchairs or with limited mobility, Winnebago (NYSE: WGO) has launched three accessibility-enhanced motorhomes, the Intent 30R AE, Adventurer 30T AE, and Forza 34T AE.  The new wheelchair-friendly models, based on the company’s 40 years of experience customizing its models for customer accessibility, are available in three standardized floorplans that […]

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Maintenance Facilities Turn to Stertil-Koni Support Stands for Safety and Utility

Maintenance Facilities Turn to Stertil-Koni Support Stands for Safety and Utility

| January 16, 2019

A recent overview of vehicle maintenance shops across North America conducted by bus lift and truck lift provider Stertil-Koni has found that fleet facilities – including bus, truck and US Military – are increasingly relying on support stands in their daily operations to boost safety and extend the capabilities of their existing lifting systems – […]

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Volkswagen AG and Ford Motor  Launch Global Alliance

Volkswagen AG and Ford Motor Launch Global Alliance

| January 15, 2019

Volkswagen AG and Ford Motor Company announced the first formal agreements in a broad alliance that, according to the two auto giants, “positions the companies to boost competitiveness and better serve customers in an era of rapid change in the industry.” Volkswagen CEO Dr. Herbert Diess and Ford CEO Jim Hackett confirmed that the companies […]

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Record360 Secures Patent for Asset Condition Management Software

Record360 Secures Patent for Asset Condition Management Software

| January 15, 2019

Record360, a leading software for digital asset condition management, announced the dynamic workflow feature of its mobile platform is now patented. Record360’s mobile digital forms and asset condition management software allow companies to save time and cost, reduce damage disputes, and improve customer relationships through increased transparency. The United States Patent and Trademark Office recently issued […]

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Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Fall Again

Preliminary Used Class 8 Volumes Fall Again

| January 15, 2019

Preliminary used Class 8 volumes (same dealer sales) slipped for a second consecutive month in December (-7%), marking the first time since January 2016 that same dealer sales have fallen below 2,000 units, according to ACT Research.  However, the report indicated that this is not particularly concerning, in and of itself. Other data released in […]

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WABCO Inks Deal with Daimler to Supply Next Gen Automated Manual Transmission Control Technology

WABCO Inks Deal with Daimler to Supply Next Gen Automated Manual Transmission Control Technology

| January 15, 2019

WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), a leading global supplier of braking control systems and other advanced technologies that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles,  announced a global long-term agreement to supply its next generation automated manual transmission (AMT) control technology to Daimler, one of the world’s largest commercial vehicle producers. WABCO will develop and introduce its […]

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New Cummins 6.7 Liter Turbo Diesel Deliver 1,000 Pound-Feet of Torque

New Cummins 6.7 Liter Turbo Diesel Deliver 1,000 Pound-Feet of Torque

| January 14, 2019

Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) unveiled its next generation 6.7L turbo diesel engine with what it calls “a first-in-class 1,000 pound-feet of torque.”  In addition to an increase in torque, the engine also has a higher horsepower output taking the 2500 and 3500 heavy-duty RAM pickup truck customers to the next level of performance. The Cummins […]

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Iteris and Cisco Partner on Smart City Connected Roadway Solutions

Iteris and Cisco Partner on Smart City Connected Roadway Solutions

| January 14, 2019

Iteris, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITI), a leader in applied informatics for transportation and agriculture,  announced a strategic partnership with Cisco that will promote Cisco’s Connected Roadway solution through several initiatives between the two companies.  Iteris and Cisco have deployed an edge-processing internet-of-things (IoT) solution with the City of Las Vegas that will combine data feeds from […]

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ProShip Partners with Labelmaster on Hazmat Compliance

ProShip Partners with Labelmaster on Hazmat Compliance

| January 14, 2019

ProShip, Inc., a Neopost company and leader in logistics software and supply chain solutions, announced its partnership with Labelmaster, the leading provider of labels, packaging and technology for the safe, compliant transport of dangerous goods (DG) and hazardous materials. ProShip Multi-Carrier Shipping Software will now allow DG shippers to access up-to-date hazardous materials (hazmat) tables, robust validation checks […]

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Spot Market Truckload Freight Volume Sinks 27% YoY in December 

Spot Market Truckload Freight Volume Sinks 27% YoY in December 

| January 14, 2019

DAT Freight Index numbers indicate that truckload freight volumes slipped 27% in December 2018 compared to the same period last year. Load availability on the spot market has trended downward since August as capacity loosened and trucks were more available. Despite the downturn, volume increased 7% overall for the year compared to 2017.  Flatbed rates […]

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Lesher Leasing Acquires Assets of Advantage Truck Leasing

Lesher Leasing Acquires Assets of Advantage Truck Leasing

| January 14, 2019

Lesher Leasing, Inc., dba NationaLease, a truck leasing company that offers full service leasing, rentals and maintenance, announced it had acquired the assets of Advantage Truck Leasing, dba Advantage NationaLease. Lesher will operate Advantage’s current location in Lititz, PA (1 Mark V Drive, Lititz, PA 17543) that has 19 full service lease customers and approximately […]

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GEICO Raises Insurance Rates, Cites Multiple Factors

GEICO Raises Insurance Rates, Cites Multiple Factors

| January 14, 2019

Insurance giant GEICO, famous for clever advertising that suggests “15 minutes could save you 15%” is raising its insurance rates, per a press announcement issued on Saturday, January 12th.  GEICO is apparently working overtime, and weekends, to stress what it calls “not-so-obvious factors” that have contributed to the rate hikes. The company notes that “driving […]

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Small Trucker Group Takes Action Against Indiana Tolls

Small Trucker Group Takes Action Against Indiana Tolls

| January 12, 2019

The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association filed a lawsuit against the Indiana Finance Authority, the Indiana Toll Road Concession Company, the Commissioner of the Indiana Department of Transportation and Governor Eric Holcomb. The class action complaint, filed in Federal District Court in Indianapolis, challenges the 35 percent increase in tolls imposed on drivers of heavy vehicles […]

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Spot Rates Rise, But Gains Look Temporary

Spot Rates Rise, But Gains Look Temporary

| January 12, 2019

The number of spot truckload freight posts jumped 18% during the week ending Jan. 5, outpacing the 11% gain in the number of truck posts, said DAT Solutions. Tighter capacity led to a 3-cent increase in the national average spot rates for dry van, reefer, and flatbed freight. The trend may be brief, however, as […]

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ACT Research Sees Warning Signs Flashing for US Economy & NA CV Industry

ACT Research Sees Warning Signs Flashing for US Economy & NA CV Industry

| January 12, 2019

According to ACT Research’s (ACT) latest release of the North American Commercial Vehicle OUTLOOK, yellow lights are flashing for the US economy, and by extension for the North American commercial vehicle industry. “Over the course of Q4’18, the list of indicators flashing yellow became longer and brighter for the US economy,” said Kenny Vieth, ACT’s […]

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Commercial Driver Skills Testing Delays Cost US $1.5 Billion per Year

Commercial Driver Skills Testing Delays Cost US $1.5 Billion per Year

| January 12, 2019

The Commercial Vehicle Training Association (CVTA) has released new research showing that commercial driver skills testing delays are responsible for $1.5 billion in annual economic losses for the US economy and more than 6.4 million days of delays for new commercial drivers, leading to significant lost wages for American workers. Commercial vehicle drivers are in high demand by the […]

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Sumitomo Electric Teams with EV Safe Charge for Heightened Trips

Sumitomo Electric Teams with EV Safe Charge for Heightened Trips

| January 12, 2019

Sumitomo Electric Industries and EV Safe Charge™ , a Pepperdine Most Fundable Company , announced collaboration on a new mobile app to enable electric vehicle (EV) drivers to experience the optimal road trip.  During any journey, the EV Safe Charge app, powered by Sumitomo Electric, will provide users with never-before offered features, including benefits from hotel and restaurant partners and specialized […]

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Gas Prices Soften Again

Gas Prices Soften Again

| January 10, 2019

According to the latest Fleet News, fuel prices moved down again. This week, the price of Regular nationwide was $2.235 vs. $2.420 one week ago and down from $2.506 last year at this time. The news in fuel prices for Diesel was similar.  One gallon of Diesel stands at $2.945 down from $2.980 last week […]

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Love’s Travel Stops Opens New Location in Michigan

Love’s Travel Stops Opens New Location in Michigan

| January 10, 2019

The more than 11,000-square-foot facility is open 24/7 and offers many amenities, including:      Love’s Truck Tire Care center.     Hardee’s restaurant.     70 truck parking spaces.     Six diesel bays.     Two RV parking spaces.     Seven showers.     Laundry facilities.     Fresh to Go options.     Bean to Cup Gourmet Coffee.     Brand-name snacks.     Mobile to Go Zone.     CAT scale.  “We welcome […]

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MercuryGate Releases New Portal Capabilities in Supply Chain

MercuryGate Releases New Portal Capabilities in Supply Chain

| January 10, 2019

MercuryGate International, Inc., a leading independent provider of SaaS-based transportation management system (TMS) solutions, has announced the availability of a new Customer Portal that offers greater visibility on freight movements to all users. Powered by MercuryGate TMS, the new MercuryGate Customer Portal provides customers and stakeholders with an easily accessible gateway to monitor shipping with […]

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Logistics Property Acquires 102 Acres in Country Club Hills, Ill.

Logistics Property Acquires 102 Acres in Country Club Hills, Ill.

| January 10, 2019

Logistics Property Company, LLC (LPC), a logistics real estate platform focused on the acquisition, development and management of state-of-the-art logistics properties in key North American markets, announced the acquisition of 102 acres of land in Country Club Hills, Ill.  Located at the convergence of I-57 and I-80, the project provides excellent access to two highly […]

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Trucking Companies Exposed To New Liability Risk After FMCSA Preemption

Trucking Companies Exposed To New Liability Risk After FMCSA Preemption

| January 10, 2019

Motor carriers who do not follow California’s meal and rest break laws risk pending or future civil lawsuits. Those new risks were triggered by a petition filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in late December by the Teamsters union. The Teamsters want the court to reverse the federal agency’s ruling, claiming […]

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