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Mike Reed joins project44 as chief strategist to expand shipper-carrier connectivity

project44 has hired Mike Reed, a former executive with Echo Global Logistics, to be its chief strategy officer. In this role he will spearhead the expansion of what the company ...

Trucker Path secures $30M for factoring service

Trucker Path has secured $30 million debt financing to scale its InstaPay factoring services on the Truckloads freight marketplace.

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.

CCJ Symposium panel sees threats, opportunities from disruptive tech

A panel of experts said that transportation and logistics providers need to bridge the technology gap with high-tech Silicon Valley firms
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Tailwind TMS software now integrates with QuickBooks Online

Each order and dispatch, as well as the details of each freight transaction in Tailwind's sofware, can now be easily synchronized with QuickBooks Online.

Konexial to launch integrated ELD and load matching platform

The My20 ELD product will bring load-matching opportunities to a driver’s mobile device with GoLoad.

Analysis shows ELDs having no impact on rates

Analysis show that rate increases will have to come from increased demand, but so far demand in 2017 has been soft.

Scout Logistics converts to Load Track platform; offers 24-hour quick pay to carriers that use

As of May 1st, 2017, all carriers that haul for Scout Logistics that use Load Track are qualified to receive free, 24-hour quick pay on loads.

Automating driver pay (part 1): the challenges of California labor laws, ELDs

Trends for driver pay are moving towards accounting for all productive and non-productive activities. Technology is helping fleets restructure and automate payroll.

Data visualization helps fleets with route management, dispatching

Carrier Logistics Inc. (CLI) says a mapping enhancement for its FACTS software transforms large amounts of data into a color-coded visual representations of a fleet’s current operation.

MacroPoint completes freight tracking integration with Manhattan Associates

The partnership with MacroPoint offers access to real-time, off-schedule freight tracking alerts and arrival and departure location monitoring.

PeopleNet adds weather, media apps to Android version of ConnectedFleet platform

The new applications, myRoad and myMedia, give drivers information on road and weather conditions and allow the office to exchange multimedia files.

McLeod Software releases latest version of LoadMaster, PowerBroker systems

McLeod Software announced the release of version 17.1 of its LoadMaster Enterprise and PowerBroker management systems for asset and non-asset transportation companies.

Air-Weigh develops touchscreen LoadMaxx trailer scale

The updated LoadMaxx scale has an icon-based touch screen display with built-in LED alarm lights, dual-point calibration and high precision pressure sensor for accuracy.