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Telematics & Fleet Tracking

Geotab and General Motors Expand Integrated Telematics Offerings for Fleet Customers into Canada

Geotab and General Motors Expand Integrated Telematics Offerings for Fleet Customers into Canada

| October 22, 2021

The integrated solution combines and consolidates valuable telematics data for Geotab and GM customers in Canada Geotab Inc. IoT and connected transportation, today announced the expansion into and availability of the Geotab Integrated Solution for General Motors (“GM”) in Canada. With no additional hardware installation required, the latest offering from GM and Geotab provides Canadian customers with the […]

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Peter Giasante Appointed President of Telematics Service Provider Q-Matics, LLC

Peter Giasante Appointed President of Telematics Service Provider Q-Matics, LLC

| October 21, 2021

Peter Giansante, a veteran in the wireless solutions industry with almost two decades of experience in executing data-driven strategies  Q-Matics, LLC, the Telematics Service Provider and custom IoT development arm of wireless distribution leader Quality One Wireless, is pleased to to announce the appointment of Peter Giansante to the role of President of Q-Matics. As a veteran […]

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Freight’s Newest Unicorn: Flock Freight Announces SoftBank Vision Fund 2-Led $215M Series D

Freight’s Newest Unicorn: Flock Freight Announces SoftBank Vision Fund 2-Led $215M Series D

| October 21, 2021

Shared truckload freight-shipping company exceeds $1B valuation, plans to expand operations  Flock Freight, a technology company that is reinventing freight shipping with carbon-neutral shared truckload (STL) service, has raised $215 million in Series D financing, led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2, to continue revolutionizing the way shipments move. The round also included participation from a new minority […]

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People

Peter Giasante Appointed President of Telematics Service Provider Q-Matics, LLC

Peter Giasante Appointed President of Telematics Service Provider Q-Matics, LLC

| October 21, 2021

Peter Giansante, a veteran in the wireless solutions industry with almost two decades of experience in executing data-driven strategies  Q-Matics, LLC, the Telematics Service Provider and custom IoT development arm of wireless distribution leader Quality One Wireless, is pleased to to announce the appointment of Peter Giansante to the role of President of Q-Matics. As a veteran […]

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United Road Introduces Guaranteed Pay Benefit for Company Drivers, Gives Drivers Income Security, Pay They Can Count On

United Road Introduces Guaranteed Pay Benefit for Company Drivers, Gives Drivers Income Security, Pay They Can Count On

| October 21, 2021

First-year company drivers that meet criteria guaranteed $2,300 bi-weekly, $60,000 annually Mark Anderson, President and CEO of United Road, the largest provider of finished vehicle transport logistics in North America, today announced the expansion of its Guaranteed Pay Benefit to all company drivers: first year, tenured and rehires.  Guaranteed Pay gives drivers a level of financial […]

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BlueGrace Logistics Establishes New Office in Detroit

BlueGrace Logistics Establishes New Office in Detroit

| October 20, 2021

North American third-party logistics provider opens 11th nationwide office in ‘Motor City’ BlueGrace Logistics  a hypergrowth, third-party logistics (3PL) provider, announced the opening of its 11th nationwide office in Detroit, Michigan expanding their freight network to serve a growing portfolio of shipping customers and carriers. The company opened a location in Detroit to better serve its core market of […]

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Autonomous

Aurora Introduces Subscription Services, Aurora Horizon and Aurora Connect

Aurora Introduces Subscription Services, Aurora Horizon and Aurora Connect

| October 14, 2021

Aurora Horizon and Aurora Connect will provide carriers, fleets, and networks a suite of operational tools and transform the movement of people and goods with the Aurora Driver Aurora revealed the first details of its product offering, Aurora Horizon and Aurora Connect. When Aurora launches its trucking business in late 2023 and its ride-hailing business […]

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LOCOMATION AND CUMMINS COLLABORATE TO INTEGRATE AUTONOMOUS TRUCK TECHNOLOGY WITH CUMMINS POWERTRAIN SYSTEMS

LOCOMATION AND CUMMINS COLLABORATE TO INTEGRATE AUTONOMOUS TRUCK TECHNOLOGY WITH CUMMINS POWERTRAIN SYSTEMS

| October 14, 2021

Collaboration Will Yield Improved Speed Control and Fuel Efficiency Locomation, a leading provider of autonomous truck technology solutions, today announced a comprehensive collaboration with leading powertrain manufacturer Cummins, Inc. for joint testing and integration of Cummins Powertrain Systems in trucks equipped with Locomation’s autonomous driving technology.  “Cummins is a major name in the commercial vehicle […]

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Honda’s Sensing 360 System Steps Towards Zero Traffic Collision Fatalities by 2050

Honda’s Sensing 360 System Steps Towards Zero Traffic Collision Fatalities by 2050

| October 13, 2021

System expands sensory range around the vehicle effectively removing blind spots Honda plans to apply the next generation of its advanced suite of safety and driver-assistive technologies – Honda Sensing 360 – to all new Honda and Acura models in the U.S. by 2030. With an expanded sensory range around the entire vehicle, Honda Sensing […]

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Brakes, Suspensions, Chassis

Fullbay Launches Fullbay Marketplace, Partners with FinditParts to Streamline Heavy-Duty Parts Procurement

Fullbay Launches Fullbay Marketplace, Partners with FinditParts to Streamline Heavy-Duty Parts Procurement

| October 18, 2021

Fleet maintenance departments can use to simplify and accelerate part-ordering process Fullbay, the turn-key platform that improves the operational efficiency of heavy-duty repair shops, is introducing Fullbay Marketplace, a comprehensive tool that streamlines the part-purchasing process for independent shops and fleet maintenance departments. This newest feature eliminates multiple steps related to ordering parts, saves significant time, […]

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CV Industry Supply Constraints Lead ACT Research to Cut Forecasts

CV Industry Supply Constraints Lead ACT Research to Cut Forecasts

| September 27, 2021

“Panic is not much of an overstatement for everyone involved in the motor vehicle supply chain these days” According to ACT Research’s recently released Transportation Digest, North America’s commercial vehicle industry is experiencing material capacity constraints that are dictating the speed at which the industry can produce for the rest of this year and next. […]

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The Shyft Group Furthers R&D Investment To Drive Organic Growth – Opens Dedicated Shyft Innovations Facility In Southeast Michigan

The Shyft Group Furthers R&D Investment To Drive Organic Growth – Opens Dedicated Shyft Innovations Facility In Southeast Michigan

| September 21, 2021

The Shyft Group is the North American leader in specialty vehicle manufacturing, assembly, and upfit for the commercial, retail, and service specialty vehicle markets The Shyft Group, Inc. the North American leader in specialty vehicle manufacturing and assembly for the commercial and fleet vehicle industries (including last-mile delivery, specialty service, and vocation-specific upfit markets) as […]

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Fuel & Oil

Largest-ever Aftermarket Order for Allison’s FuelSense® 2.0 Software Sees Waste Management Company, Biffa Champion Cleaner Diesel

Largest-ever Aftermarket Order for Allison’s FuelSense® 2.0 Software Sees Waste Management Company, Biffa Champion Cleaner Diesel

| October 22, 2021

FuelSense® 2.0 reduces CO2 emissions and cuts Biffa’s diesel costs by up to 9%, with the upgrade paid back in four months. Allison Transmission, a leading designer and manufacturer of conventional and electrified vehicle propulsion solutions and the largest global manufacturer of medium- and heavy-duty fully automatic transmissions for commercial and defense vehicles, will install FuelSense® 2.0 […]

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SEA Electric Excels with Order for 1,150 New Trucks

SEA Electric Excels with Order for 1,150 New Trucks

| October 22, 2021

Worldwide, SEA Electric is at the forefront of EV transport solutions, with operations ongoing across five continents Global transport innovator SEA Electric has taken a significant step forward in the USA, with confirmation of an order for over 1,000 SEA Hino M5 EVs, the single largest order in the company’s history. Set to be delivered to […]

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International® A26 Engine Updates Further Improve Efficiency and Performance

International® A26 Engine Updates Further Improve Efficiency and Performance

| October 21, 2021

Latest engine enhancements add to a total 10% improved fuel economy since launch of A26 Navistar today announced significant updates to the International® A26 engine, now allowing fleets to achieve 10% improved fuel economy since the engine’s initial launch. Previous design and system updates account for a 6% fuel efficiency improvement, while the latest engine enhancements […]

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Fleet Maintenance

Largest-ever Aftermarket Order for Allison’s FuelSense® 2.0 Software Sees Waste Management Company, Biffa Champion Cleaner Diesel

Largest-ever Aftermarket Order for Allison’s FuelSense® 2.0 Software Sees Waste Management Company, Biffa Champion Cleaner Diesel

| October 22, 2021

FuelSense® 2.0 reduces CO2 emissions and cuts Biffa’s diesel costs by up to 9%, with the upgrade paid back in four months. Allison Transmission, a leading designer and manufacturer of conventional and electrified vehicle propulsion solutions and the largest global manufacturer of medium- and heavy-duty fully automatic transmissions for commercial and defense vehicles, will install FuelSense® 2.0 […]

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Discount Tire Taps InMoment To Help Enhance Customer Experience for Fleet and B2B Segment

Discount Tire Taps InMoment To Help Enhance Customer Experience for Fleet and B2B Segment

| October 21, 2021

B2B sales are an important component of Discount Tire’s customer base but previously we were not able to distinguish between the experience and satisfaction of non-fleet and fleet customers Discount Tire, the world’s largest independent tire and wheel retailer, has partnered with InMoment®, the leading provider of Experience Improvement (XI)™, to launch a new customer experience […]

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Used Truck Values Continue Historic Ascent

Used Truck Values Continue Historic Ascent

| October 20, 2021

Sandhills Global Market Report indicates that commercial truck prices continue to soar to unprecedented levels As used heavy equipment inventory levels continue to decline, a new Sandhills Global Market Report indicates nuanced trends in machinery values within each industry. Examining Sandhills Global marketplaces, the report finds that commercial truck prices continue to soar to unprecedented levels, construction machinery […]

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Recent News

Used Truck and Farm Machinery Values Still Climbing as Construction Equipment Values Remain Steady

Used Truck and Farm Machinery Values Still Climbing as Construction Equipment Values Remain Steady

| September 14, 2021

The Sandhills EVI for trucks, including used sleeper and day cabs, posted a 59.3% year-over-year value increase While inventory levels within Sandhills Global marketplaces have ticked back down in August after leveling off briefly, auction and asking values for used agricultural equipment and heavy-duty trucks are continuing a sharp ascent, according to a new Sandhills Global Market […]

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MiX Telematics Announces Partnership with Navistar

MiX Telematics Announces Partnership with Navistar

| September 28, 2020

Puts customers at the helm of their telematics solution MiX Telematics announced a new partnership with Navistar that aims to create even greater value for their customers. Through the partnership, MiX and Navistar plan to provide mutual customers with an enhanced and comprehensive combined data set. Customers and manufacturers reliance on telematics data has evolved over […]

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Hino Trucks Commemorates Delivery of First Cummins Powered Truck to Penske Truck Leasing

Hino Trucks Commemorates Delivery of First Cummins Powered Truck to Penske Truck Leasing

| October 21, 2021

Representatives from Cummins, Penske Truck Leasing and Hino Trucks Commemorate the delivery of the first Cummins powered truck to Penske Truck Leasing at the Hino plant in West Virginia  Earlier this year, Hino announced their intent to produce medium- and heavy-duty Hino trucks with Cummins engines for sale in North America by the end of 2021. This month, […]

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Zonar and Eleos Selected By Knight-Swift As Preferred Smart Fleet Management Solution Provider For Expanded Truck Fleet

Zonar and Eleos Selected By Knight-Swift As Preferred Smart Fleet Management Solution Provider For Expanded Truck Fleet

| October 20, 2021

The Industry’s Largest Truckload Carrier Increases Zonar and Eleos Deployment on over 17,000 Trucks Zonar, the leader in smart fleet technology announced that Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KNX) (“Knight-Swift”), North America’s largest truckload transportation company, has selected Zonar as its preferred smart fleet management solution provider for its expanded truck fleet. Zonar solutions will be installed […]

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ATA Truck Tonnage Index Increased 2.4% in September

ATA Truck Tonnage Index Increased 2.4% in September

| October 20, 2021

Index 1.7% Above September 2020 American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 2.4% in September after rising 0.3% in August. In September, the index equaled 112.9 (2015=100) compared with 110.2 in August. “September’s sequential gain was the largest in 2021,” said ATA Chief Economist Bob Costello. “It is good that tonnage rose […]

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Netradyne and First Student Partner to Help Create Safer Roads and Communities

Netradyne and First Student Partner to Help Create Safer Roads and Communities

| October 20, 2021

Leader in Fleet Safety Technology Partners with Leader in School Transportation to Foster Safer Student Transportation  Netradyne, artificial intelligence (AI) and edge computing focusing on driver and fleet safety, and First Student, the leading school transportation provider in North America, announced a partnership to help create safer roads and transportation for students. Through this relationship, First Student […]

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EV Connect Offers Customers Fast-Track to Launch Custom EV Charging Network

EV Connect Offers Customers Fast-Track to Launch Custom EV Charging Network

| October 19, 2021

API-powered platform offers rapid integration of sophisticated, enterprise-scale EV fueling functions for unique, customizable EV charging business models Improving access to scalable EV charging, EV Connect  announced the general availability of its API platform, unlocking a comprehensive suite of powerful tools that allow charging providers to develop customized EV networks as well as smart charging and eMobility […]

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Ryder Honors Mexican Trucking Companies for Excellence in Service During 11th Annual Recognition Event

Ryder Honors Mexican Trucking Companies for Excellence in Service During 11th Annual Recognition Event

| October 19, 2021

Ryder’s operations in Mexico have become fundamental to the growth of our Supply Chain Solutions business Ryder System, Inc.  supply chain, dedicated transportation, and fleet management solutions, presented its Service Excellence Awards to top-performing carriers at its eleventh annual Mexican Carrier Recognition event. For the first time in the company’s 25-year history in Mexico, the September 21 event was […]

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Mack Trucks Highlights Mack Anthem® Model Spec’d for Maximum Fuel Efficiency

Mack Trucks Highlights Mack Anthem® Model Spec’d for Maximum Fuel Efficiency

| October 19, 2021

Mack Anthem model is equipped with the 13-liter Mack® MP®8HE+ efficiency package, which delivers up to 13% greater fuel efficiency when compared with the baseline Anthem* model Mack Trucks announced today that it will highlight the Mack Anthem® model spec’d with a selection of Mack’s top fuel efficiency, driver productivity and safety technologies during the […]

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Advantage Truck Group Celebrates Opening Of New Facility in Massachusetts

Advantage Truck Group Celebrates Opening Of New Facility in Massachusetts

| October 19, 2021

The only facility in Southeastern Massachusetts authorized for Freightliner and Western Star trucks sales, service and parts Local businesses, elected officials, industry executives and community leaders gathered to celebrate the opening of Advantage Truck Group (ATG)’s new full-service dealership in Raynham, Massachusetts, a facility that will expand support for businesses and municipalities throughout Southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod and the Islands, and create 100 new jobs in the region.   The […]

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DAT Truckload Volume Index fell 1% in September; truckload rates spiked

DAT Truckload Volume Index fell 1% in September; truckload rates spiked

| October 19, 2021

Rates hit new highs in September as shippers grappled with historic surges of freight, constraints on equipment and drivers and an early start to the peak holiday shipping season Spot and contract truckload rates hit new highs in September as shippers grappled with historic surges of freight, constraints on equipment and drivers and an early […]

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The Aviation Sector Adopts The Logistics Solutions of Trucknet Enterprise

The Aviation Sector Adopts The Logistics Solutions of Trucknet Enterprise

| October 19, 2021

Initial cooperation for Trucknet Enterprise with CAL Cargo Airlines Ltd, from the Challenge Group that specializes in air transport services and logistics throughout the world Trucknet Enterprise has signed a primary document of principles for initial cooperation with the Israeli airline company CAL Cargo Airlines Ltd., a subsidiary of the Challenge Group, for improving efficiency, reducing […]

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Road Ready Advanced Telematics Announces LogIQ™ Integration Partnership with Air-Weigh

Road Ready Advanced Telematics Announces LogIQ™ Integration Partnership with Air-Weigh

| October 18, 2021

New Partnership Expands Platform to Connect Trailer/Tractor Through the Cloud Road Ready, an advanced telematics and smart fleet technology provider from Clarience Technologies, has introduced Air-Weigh as its newest LogIQ™ integrated data platform integration partner. This partnership with Air-Weigh, a global leader in electronic on-board scales, connects data between the trailer and tractor through the cloud which represents a new milestone for Road Ready and the LogIQ platform.   “Adding Air-Weigh to […]

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Merchants Fleet Expands Funding Group, Raises Funding Capacity to $2 Billion

Merchants Fleet Expands Funding Group, Raises Funding Capacity to $2 Billion

| October 18, 2021

Merchants Fleet is positioned to seize major growth opportunities in all key areas of its portfolio including fleet, mobility, electric vehicles (EVs) and charging infrastructure. Merchants Fleet (“the Company”), the nation’s fastest growing fleet management company, announced a major expansion of its core member funding group to include some of the top banks in the […]

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Bottlenecks Increase. Shipments Decrease

Bottlenecks Increase. Shipments Decrease

| October 18, 2021

Cass Transportation Indexes reports bottlenecks in the ports and elsewhere caused the number of freight shipments to decline from August to September by nearly 5% This supply & demand dynamic we’re witnessing—along with the cost of fuel and other factors—has caused the average cost of a shipment (not the same as rates) to spike to […]

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Supply Chain Concerns Real and Tangible for Used Truck Market

Supply Chain Concerns Real and Tangible for Used Truck Market

| October 18, 2021

ACT Research reports Preliminary used Class 8 volumes increased 5% month-over-month Preliminary used Class 8 volumes (same dealer sales) increased 5% month-over-month, but dropped 25% y/y in September. Through the first nine months of the year, activity is 3% higher compared to the same period a year ago, according to the latest preliminary release of […]

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Michigan-based Transportation Service Provider, RoadEx Promoted Samer Hamade to VP of Operations

Michigan-based Transportation Service Provider, RoadEx Promoted Samer Hamade to VP of Operations

| October 18, 2021

Hamade began as a licensed attorney at RoadEx and transitioned into his current role of general counsel / vice president of operations for RoadEx on October 1, 2021 Transportation service provider, RoadEx, offering freight bill factoring, dispatch, and insurance services to owner-operator truck fleets has promoted general counsel, Samer Hamade, to vice president of operations. […]

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Bridgestone and HERE collaborate to shape a sustainable future for mobility

Bridgestone and HERE collaborate to shape a sustainable future for mobility

| October 18, 2021

Bridgestone telematics and mobility solutions are used in construction, utilities, emergency services and passenger transport – and are found in a wide range of vehicles going from light commercial vehicles, trucks, Electric Vehicles HERE Technologies, the leading location data and technology platform, announced its partnership with Bridgestone, a global leader in tires and rubber providing […]

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New Survey Reveals Technology Advancement Helps American Drivers Feel Safer on the Road

New Survey Reveals Technology Advancement Helps American Drivers Feel Safer on the Road

| October 16, 2021

Zonar report findings indicate the need for safety improvements industry wide, despite advancements in commercial trucking technology and safety precautions Zonar, provider of smart fleet solutions, released its “Road Safety Consumer Sentiment Survey” revealing that nearly two thirds of American licensed drivers (65%) feel safe while driving on the highway alongside commercial trucks, according to […]

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MiX Telematics enhances Software-as-a-Service experience with new dynamic dashboard analytics

MiX Telematics enhances Software-as-a-Service experience with new dynamic dashboard analytics

| October 15, 2021

Logi’s powerful dashboard solution will provide MiX users with insights that inject comprehensive data into easily digestible visuals MiX Telematics provider of connected fleet management solutions delivered as Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), is proud to announce the release of a new dashboard solution that leverages latest technologies to provide an enhanced, embedded analytics experience to customers around […]

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project44 Announces Cooperative – First-Ever Solution to Help 3PLs Uncover Available and Reliable Truckload Capacity

project44 Announces Cooperative – First-Ever Solution to Help 3PLs Uncover Available and Reliable Truckload Capacity

| October 15, 2021

New solution uses industry’s largest pipeline of data to increase transparency and predictability in freight booking With the global supply chain strained and capacity at a record low, project44, the global leader in real-time supply chain visibility, announced Cooperative – the first data-driven solution in the market to increase transparency in the freight management process. As […]

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Moving Heavy-Duty Trucking Down the Path to Zero Emissions

Moving Heavy-Duty Trucking Down the Path to Zero Emissions

| October 15, 2021

Cummins Announces Industry-Changing 15-Liter Natural Gas Engine for North America Cummins Inc. will bring to market a 15-liter natural gas engine for heavy-duty trucks. The 15-liter natural gas engine is an important part of Cummins strategy for its path to zero emissions to go further, faster to reduce the greenhouse gas and air quality impacts […]

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Nikola And PGT Trucking Sign LOI For 100 Nikola FCEV Trucks

Nikola And PGT Trucking Sign LOI For 100 Nikola FCEV Trucks

| October 15, 2021

Leader in flatbed transportation is committed to leading sustainable industry solutions  Nikola Corporation zero-emissions transportation and energy infrastructure solutions, announced a collaboration with PGT Trucking, Inc. (PGT), an international multi-service flatbed transportation company, to advance electric drive heavy-duty transport. This collaboration includes a Letter of Intent (LOI) to lease 100 Nikola Tre heavy-duty fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) […]

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Freight App, Inc. Reports Preliminary Revenue Increased 103% and 197% for the Three- and Nine-Month Periods Ended September 30, 2021, Respectively

Freight App, Inc. Reports Preliminary Revenue Increased 103% and 197% for the Three- and Nine-Month Periods Ended September 30, 2021, Respectively

| October 15, 2021

A transportation logistics technology platform company, Fr8App focuses on truckload freight for domestic and cross-border markets in Mexico, the US and Canada Hudson Capital Inc. announced that Freight App, Inc. (Fr8App), a North American transportation logistics technology platform company focused on US-Mexico cross-border shipping with which Hudson Capital has signed a definitive Merger Agreement, released […]

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Love’s Travel Stops opens new location in Illinois

Love’s Travel Stops opens new location in Illinois

| October 15, 2021

Opening adds over 40 jobs to Kankakee County Love’s Travel Stops is now serving customers in Grant Park, Illinois, thanks to a travel stop that opened Thursday. The store, located at 8316 N. Route 1, adds over 80 parking spaces and 40 jobs to Kankakee County. “We’re excited to open our 30th location in Illinois […]

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Installing Nearly 5,000 Electric Vehicle Charging Ports, PG&E Drives More Clean Transportation Access Across Northern and Central California

Installing Nearly 5,000 Electric Vehicle Charging Ports, PG&E Drives More Clean Transportation Access Across Northern and Central California

| October 14, 2021

Chargers Located at Condominiums, Apartments and Workplaces in 66 Cities from Eureka to Bakersfield Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has installed 4,827 Level 2 electric vehicle (EV) charging ports at customer sites across Northern and Central California since 2018. Through its first EV charging infrastructure program—EV Charge Network—PG&E partnered with businesses at 192 locations […]

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FleetPride Introduces New E-commerce Site, Enhances Customer Experience

FleetPride Introduces New E-commerce Site, Enhances Customer Experience

| October 14, 2021

The site features “My Fleet,” where fleet customers can securely store information on their vehicles to easily find needed parts FleetPride, Inc. has introduced its new e-commerce site at www.fleetpride.com to enable customers to confidently research and quickly order parts. Previously, site visitors could only look up product information and were unable to purchase items. Now, there […]

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Momentum Dynamics and Solano Transportation Authority Build Interagency Wireless Bus Charger Network in Northern California

Momentum Dynamics and Solano Transportation Authority Build Interagency Wireless Bus Charger Network in Northern California

| October 14, 2021

The first ever interagency, emissions-free charger network will be used by SolanoExpress and adjacent transit agencies Public buses carrying passengers in Northern California soon will be among the first electric vehicles in that state to use wireless charging, allowing emission-free automatic charging while the buses remain on their designated routes. Momentum Dynamics Corporation (Momentum) of Malvern, PA, the global […]

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Supply Chain Dysfunction is Nothing New for Truckers

Supply Chain Dysfunction is Nothing New for Truckers

| October 14, 2021

Relief and reform are needed to address detention, high turnover, other issues plaguing the trucking industry The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association issued the following response after today’s White House meeting on the Supply Chain Crisis: Todd Spencer, president and CEO: Truckers have been working tirelessly to keep the country safe and productive throughout theCOVID-19 pandemic. […]

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Trimble’s eDriver Logs Certified as Compliant Solution for Canada’s Electronic Logging Device Mandate

Trimble’s eDriver Logs Certified as Compliant Solution for Canada’s Electronic Logging Device Mandate

| October 13, 2021

Comprehensive Platform Electronically Captures Key Driver Hours of Service Details Trimble announced that its eDriver Logs® electronic logging device (ELD) software has been certified to comply with the technical requirements of the Canadian ELD mandate. The certification applies to the use of eDriver Logs ELD software when paired with Trimble’s PeopleNet Mobile Gateway (PMG) hardware. “We […]

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Monroe Truck Equipment Partners with Work Truck Solutions to Provide Commercial Vehicle Buyers with Easy-to-Use Inventory Search Tools

Monroe Truck Equipment Partners with Work Truck Solutions to Provide Commercial Vehicle Buyers with Easy-to-Use Inventory Search Tools

| October 13, 2021

Commercial truck buyers can now find specific vehicles more efficiently Work Truck Solutions, the commercial truck digital marketing leader, has partnered with Monroe Truck Equipment, Inc. to provide an online destination where customers can easily search for the commercial vehicles Monroe is known for, such as dump, service, platform and tow bodies, plus snow and […]

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Perrone Robotics Announces New Agreement with Roush Industries

Perrone Robotics Announces New Agreement with Roush Industries

| October 13, 2021

Collaboration Will Scale Production and Accelerate the Delivery of Perrone’s TONY Autonomous Vehicle Retrofit Kit for Fleet Deployment  Perrone Robotics, Inc., fully autonomous vehicle (AV) technology and turnkey vehicle solutions for the mobility of people and things, and Roush Industries, Inc. (Roush) recently entered into an agreement to facilitate the rapid production and installation of […]

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Team DriveAway Launches Enhanced Digital Customer Experience

Team DriveAway Launches Enhanced Digital Customer Experience

| October 13, 2021

 New Customer Solutions Portal and website enable customers to seamlessly move trucks, heavy equipment, and vehicle fleets Team DriveAway (Team), the nation’s most reliable truck transporter with one of the largest independent contractor, professional driver bases in the country, launch its enhanced customer portal and responsive website. As part of the company’s ‘fast forward’ strategy, […]

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Fleet Advantage Announces Brian Antonelli as New Senior Vice President of Operations

Fleet Advantage Announces Brian Antonelli as New Senior Vice President of Operations

| October 13, 2021

Leadership Experience in Fleet Management and Operations at Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, Albertsons and Bulkmatic Transport Among Antonellis’s Industry Experience  Fleet Advantage, truck fleet business analytics, equipment financing, and life cycle cost management (LCCM) announced Brian Antonellis as its new Senior Vice President of Fleet Operations. Antonellis has extensive experience with private fleets and has a keen understanding of fleet operations, asset management and equipment procurement.   Antonellis previously worked as a […]

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Penske First U.S. Fleet to Run International® eMV™ Series

Penske First U.S. Fleet to Run International® eMV™ Series

| October 12, 2021

Continual focus on emerging technologies highlights commitment of both commercial vehicle industry leaders to achieve zero-emissions future Navistar and Penske Truck Leasing announced their continued commitment to a zero-emissions future with the anticipated delivery of the International® eMV™ Series medium duty truck. This will mark Navistar’s first U.S. delivery of the full battery electric medium-duty trucks from International. The […]

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Supply-Side Constraints Again Result in CV Production Forecast Adjustments

Supply-Side Constraints Again Result in CV Production Forecast Adjustments

| October 12, 2021

ACT Research reports semiconductors remain the primary culprit in automotive supply-chain woes According to ACT’s latest release of the North American Commercial Vehicle OUTLOOK, near-term commercial vehicle production forecasts have been trimmed again, amid continued supply-side constraints. According to Steve Tam, ACT’s Vice President, “The setup for the entire industry remains unchanged: Despite rock-solid demand […]

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EzFill More Than Triples Size of Fuel Delivery Fleet and Advances Expansion Efforts

EzFill More Than Triples Size of Fuel Delivery Fleet and Advances Expansion Efforts

| October 12, 2021

The first publicly traded on-demand mobile fueling company has purchased 33 additional fuel trucks EzFill Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: EZFL), the first publicly traded on-demand mobile fueling company purchased 33 additional fuel trucks, more than tripling the size of its delivery fleet to support the expansion of its service offering in cities throughout Florida including Fort […]

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