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Gorilla Safety offers new asset tracking product

Gorilla Safety’s new Gorilla Trax device attaches to the vehicle or asset and communicates with its mobile app when a driver is in proximity.

Transfix raises $22M in funding for truck-shipment matching tech

Transfix announced $22 million in Series B funding led by new investor New Enterprise Associates (NEA). NY-based Transfix has created an online marketplace for the trucking and logistics industry, providing ...

LoadDex pricing tool now includes intermodal rates from FECR

The LoadDex pricing tool now has FECR intermodal rates, in addition to truckload and LTL rates, for a convenient way to determine route and mode optimization and access to competitive ...

CarriersEdge rolls out Border Crossing training courses for drivers

CarriersEdge says its new Border Crossing/C-TPAT courses help ensure drivers are fully prepared at the border and that inspections are completed properly.

Truckstops now able to advertise on Trucker Path Pro app

A new feature for the Trucker Path Pro driver app makes it possible for truckstops to offer exclusive discounts and services to a large user community.
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Road, weather alerting service comes to Geotab mobile platform

The E-Horizon add-in service transmits verbal and visual warnings of weather-related road hazards to both dispatchers and drivers.

Fueled by data: how ‘machine learning’ detects fuel waste, fraud by drivers

Real-time analysis goes beyond card controls to detect fuel transactions that fleets consider wasteful or even fraudulent

Pana-Pacific network to sell and install Lytx DriveCam program

Pana-Pacific will sell and install the Lytx DriveCam program through the nationwide network of Heavy-Duty Truck dealerships, beginning in July 2016.

Freight brokers, 3pls will search for capacity using e-log data from truckers

In the near future, truck drivers and capacity owners could share hours-of-service data with brokers to optimize the freight matching process.

Fleetio adds mobile app to web-based fleet management system

Drivers can use the app to perform vehicle inspections, report issues and log fuel from a smartphone or tablet.

TMW Systems takes BI tools to the cloud

The new cloud versions gives transportation businesses of all types and sizes access to business intelligence, says TMW Systems President David Wangler.

Logistics company DB Schenker to launch uShip platform in Europe

The partnership uses uShip PRO enterprise technology backbone to manage 25,000 approved carriers and execution of up to 10,000 loads per day through Europe’s largest over-the-road trucking business.

Panasonic announces upgrades to Toughbook 54

A faster Intel Core processor is now available in four models

Navistar takes command of big data for truck design, breakdown prevention

An analytics team at Navistar supports internal and external customers with advanced statistics and machine learning techniques.

InMotion Global connects TMS to Trucker Path Truckloads online marketplace

InMotion Global has integrated AscendTMS, a cloud-based transportation management system (TMS) for trucking companies, freight brokers, third party logistics providers and freight shippers, with the Trucker Path Truckloads online marketplace. Released ...