Logistics Technology

In-depth coverage of the latest shipping technology news.

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Affordable in-truck technologies can help companies make smart routing decisions with a high degree of accuracy and, in the process, save money and increase their return on investment.  

News & Analysis

26 Aug 2016
A proposal to mandate speed-limiting technology on heavy trucks would increase demand for truck drivers, U.S. regulators admit.
25 Aug 2016
Investors appear to be demanding more proof “Uber for Trucking” concepts actually will work.
Dockworkers pose with their Transportation Worker Identification Credentials, which were mandated by Congress in the aftermath of the Sept. 11 terror attacks.
23 Aug 2016
U.S. marine terminals and vessels handling dangerous bulk goods or carrying more than 1,000 passengers have been given a two-year deadline to electronically verify Transportation Worker Identification Credentials.
The reluctance of the transportation and shipping industries to experiment with, develop and adopt new technologies has created space for upstart rivals.
19 Aug 2016
Tech firms are locked in a battle for the hearts and minds of freight forwarders and shippers as they develop online marketplaces aimed at streamlining the freight booking and rate management process.
16 Aug 2016
Inttra’s continued breakneck growth may rest on whether the company can convince shippers to change with the times.
16 Aug 2016
Technology platform will enable dispatchers and drivers at small companies that contract with the logistics to book loads, assign them to trucks and track vehicles and shipments.
15 Aug 2016
The automated truck won't arrive overnight, but evolve over time, as individual components prove themselves, Kenworth executives say.
14 Aug 2016
Managing the flow of trucks through the terminals at Vancouver and Montreal, Canada’s two largest ports, is a challenge for everyone involved with the process.
09 Aug 2016
Fast-growing BlueGrace Logistics should grow faster with support from private equity firm Warburg Pincus.
03 Aug 2016
FR8 Revolution unveils a freight tracking tool, but has bigger plans involving a big truck maker.