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Category: General Update

Idelic Announces Partnership with Samsara

Idelic Announces Partnership with Samsara

| May 22, 2020

Capturing data through devices that Samsara provides is incredibly helpful in understanding driver behavior Idelic, the creator of the Idelic Safety Suite, the trucking industry’s leading driver management platform dedicated to improving fleet safety, announced its partnership with Samsara, a leader in Internet of Things (IOT) solutions. Through this partnership, customers using Idelic’s Safety Suite alongside Samsara technology […]

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ATA Releases Results of Latest Driver Compensation Study

ATA Releases Results of Latest Driver Compensation Study

| May 22, 2020

Survey Shows Driver Pay Increased Through 2019 as Trucking Demand Grew The American Trucking Associations released the latest version of the association’s Driver Compensation Study, which showed average driver pay, including bonuses, rose nearly $6,000 in 2019 since the last study in 2017. “These results show that fleets did exactly what we would expect them to in […]

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U.S. Trailer Net Orders Dropped 97% Sequentially in April, -99% Y/Y

U.S. Trailer Net Orders Dropped 97% Sequentially in April, -99% Y/Y

| May 22, 2020

ACT Research says April was disturbingly close to a net negative order month April net US trailer orders of 209 units were down 97% month-over-month and 99% below the previous year. Before accounting for cancellations, new orders of 5.7k units were down 57% versus March, according to this month’s issue of ACT Research’s State of […]

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Love’s Travel Stops opens locations in South Carolina and Texas

Love’s Travel Stops opens locations in South Carolina and Texas

| May 22, 2020

190 truck parking spaces, 125 jobs added Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores, the nation’s industry-leading travel stop network, is now serving customers in Summerton, South Carolina, and Laredo, Texas,  thanks to two travel stops that opened Thursday. The Summerton store, located off Interstate 95, adds 70 jobs and 103 truck parking spaces to Clarendon […]

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Echo Global Logistics Partners with TruckPark to Add New Benefits for Members of EchoDrive Program

Echo Global Logistics Partners with TruckPark to Add New Benefits for Members of EchoDrive Program

| May 21, 2020

Members Gain Access to TruckPark’s Services at a Discounted Rate, Offering Truck Drivers an Easy and Affordable Parking Solution Amid Unprecedented COVID-19 Situation Echo Global Logistics provider of technology-enabled transportation management services, and TruckPark Inc., America’s fastest growing truck parking and travel guidance service, announced a strategic partnership that offers EchoDrive Preferred members access to […]

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April CV Data Showing Full COVID-19 Impact, Data Lowest in Decades

April CV Data Showing Full COVID-19 Impact, Data Lowest in Decades

| May 21, 2020

ACT Research shows evidence across the commercial vehicle statistics in April, with Class 8 net orders at their lowest level since September 1995 According to ACT Research’s (ACT) latest State of the Industry: NA Classes 5-8 Report, COVID-19 was in evidence across the commercial vehicle statistics in April, with Class 8 net orders at their […]

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