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@Track Communications Inc. ( plans to change its name to Minorplanet Systems USA Inc. to reflect its concentration on the development and marketing of the Minorplanet Vehicle Management Information (VMI) system. The move follows @Track’s decisions to divest the HighwayMaster in-cab system, the TrackWare trailer tracking system and the 20/20V GPS asset tracking system.

PCS Software ( has completed the integration of the Webhauler.Com Loads Database and the Express 11.0 Over-The-Road Dispatching System. Express automatically and constantly downloads available loads from Webhauler.Com directly into dispatch so customers can load their trucks with more than 10,000 loads posted to Webhauler.Com each day, PCS says.

Rand McNally’s Transportation Data Management launched a new website ( to help shippers and carriers seeking route management solutions to research Rand McNally commercial trucking software offerings based on their business needs and requirements.

Profit Tools Inc. ( introduced a new rail tracing functionality for its business, operations and e-commerce product line, allowing customers to respond quickly to rail-tracing requests and check rail billings for trailers or containers at most rail websites. Asset Based Intermodal, Dallas, is the first Profit Tools customer to implement this feature.