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Articles by Aaron Huff

Aaron Huff is the Senior Editor of Commercial Carrier Journal. Huff’s career in the transportation industry began at a family-owned trucking company and expanded to CCJ, where for the past 14 years he has specialized in covering business and technology for online and print readers and speaking at industry events. A recipient of numerous regional and national awards, Huff holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Brigham Young University and a Masters Degree from the University of Alabama.

Orbcomm acquires inthinc: portfolio broadens to fleet management, ELD

A long-time customer of Orbcomm’s wireless data services, inthinc has more than 100 customers around the world who operate large commercial vehicle fleets.

FourKites launches temperature tracking for shippers

The FourKites application relays load temperatures and location data every 15 minutes from telematics and trailer temperature tracking manufacturers.

SmartDrive Systems holds inaugural user conference, customer awards program

Many of the sessions were led by SmartDrive customers focusing on best practices in safety and operations.

Crosson Agency exec recognized for safety by Landstar

Agent Lacey Crosson-Cornelius was recognized by Landstar as its 2016 Safety Officer of the Year.

TMW Systems makes BI platform available to Appian users

The optional Reveal Series includes transportation-specific data models and visualization tools.

Pedigree Technologies certifies ELD Chrome product with FMCSA

Pedigree Technologies announced that its ELD Chrome product is now certified with the FMCSA.

Automating cash flow, part 1: peer-to-peer payments in trucking

This three-part series on using technology to improve cash flow begins with a new electronic payment system to manage expenses and accelerate cash receipts.

Mapping Tri-State Transport’s path to improvement

Tri-State Motor Transport uses technology to meet strict load security requirements. It recently added new features and strategies to improve other areas of its business.

Fleets can flow TomTom Telematics data to Verisk Insurance for savings

This data transfer will give TomTom subscribers access to fleet insurance benefits and operational safety feedback by Verisk Insurance Solutions.

Logistical Labs to use DAT RateView for truckload pricing

Logistical Labs says its LoadDex is a tool for optimizing transportation across all modes.

EFS has new driver mobile app: EFS CardControl

The new app helps drivers stay connected and increase efficiency with access to card funds from a mobile device.

Des Moines Truck Brokers to use MacroPoint for load tracking

MacroPoint announced that Des Moines Truck Brokers has signed a two-year agreement to use its load tracking platform. “We looked at several load tracking options, and MacroPoint ...

U.S. Bank adds electric ChargePoint locations to Voyager fleet card

Starting this summer fleets can use the card program for electric vehicles (EV) at tens of thousands of ChargePoint charging ports throughout the United States.

Suppliers offer free online cargo securement training for CVSA Roadcheck

Several industry suppliers are offering free, online training to carriers and drivers in advance of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance's annual International Roadcheck inspection spree, ...