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Category: Driver Stuff

McLane Company, Inc. Expects Cost Savings from MVTS Fuel Economy Testing

McLane Company, Inc. Expects Cost Savings from MVTS Fuel Economy Testing

| February 6, 2020

Grocery and foodservice products supplier is now adding Eco Flaps to 3,800 tractors and 4,800 trailers  MVT Solutions says that by using its services McLane Company, Inc. identified Eco Flaps as offering the most significant improvement in MPG per dollar invested. As a result, the grocery and foodservice supply chain leader is installing Eco Flaps […]

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OOIDA to Senators: Congress Contributes to  Dysfunction in Trucking

OOIDA to Senators: Congress Contributes to Dysfunction in Trucking

| February 6, 2020

It’s time to listen to small-business and professional truckers The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association delivered a blunt message at a Congressional hearing on behalf of the nation’s truck drivers: It’s time to listen to the hard-working men and women that drive for a living. OOIDA Executive Vice President Lewie Pugh voiced concerns of truckers as […]

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Maven Machines Raises $7 Million In Series A Funding

Maven Machines Raises $7 Million In Series A Funding

| February 6, 2020

Maven Machines is a telematics and back-end solution, helping meet the unique needs of dispatchers, fleet managers, safety and compliance officers and drivers Maven Machines, the only provider of fleet management software for commercial transportation that combines telematics with workflow, dispatch and route optimization capabilities, announced today $7 million in Series A funding led by […]

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ClipperCreek Celebrates Charging Station Milestone

ClipperCreek Celebrates Charging Station Milestone

| February 5, 2020

ClipperCreek’s technology is relied upon by more than 750,000 consumers and businesses world-wide ClipperCreek recently celebrated the sale of their 90,000th electric vehicle charging station produced and sold at their Auburn, CA manufacturing facility. The unit was an HCS-D40P, a recently released plug-in Dual EV Charging Station. ClipperCreek is one of the original EVSE manufacturers […]

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E-commerce and Logistics Industry Veterans Launch FreightWeb to Transform Trucking with Instant Rate Quotes and Booking for Partial Truckloads

E-commerce and Logistics Industry Veterans Launch FreightWeb to Transform Trucking with Instant Rate Quotes and Booking for Partial Truckloads

| February 5, 2020

Madrona Venture Group and 8VC co-lead $3 million seed financing to help shippers save money and shrink their carbon footprint FreightWeb announced the launch of its breakthrough Partial Truckload transportation service today, backed by funding from Madrona Venture Group and 8VC. The company is providing a much needed service in the freight market, shipping partial truckloads […]

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ATA Outlines Trucking’s Priorities on Safety, Workforce and Infrastructure

ATA Outlines Trucking’s Priorities on Safety, Workforce and Infrastructure

| February 5, 2020

Identifies actionable steps for Congress to save lives, create jobs and rebuild America’s roads American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear testified before the U.S. Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Transportation and Safety, outlining the industry’s top priorities and identifying concrete steps Congress can take to enhance highway safety, expand job opportunities in trucking and revitalize America’s […]

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