Think about the effect Amazon has had on the marketplace, on multiple marketplaces. Just the retail environment on its own has suffered big hits as a result of the move to e-commerce. The consumer has spoken and there is a predominant way they want to get their products and services. It is online. And yet … Read moreWholesale Distribution Disruption and a Technological Savior
That’s right. Is your fleet ready for it? The countdown until ultimate ELD Mandate absolution is upon us. You now only have a few months to get yourself ready to transition to full-on ELD. So, why not dive in headfirst and prepare yourself for the inevitability. So many fleets have been waiting until the last … Read moreFinal Countdown – ELD Deadline Fast Approaching
A recent survey completed by a major trucking telematics company and a research service revealed that full 100% compliance with the ELD mandate is still a long way off. The research polled 194 trucking industry executives to better understand where we stand with ELD compliance today. They also wanted to determine if fleets are using … Read moreWhere Are Trucking Companies on ELD Compliance?
The trucking industry, and transportation sector at large, are going through big changes. The adaptation of advanced technologies allows transportation companies to operate in a way they never have before. Yet, as all this new technology seeps into the industry, trucking companies are also drowning under a deluge of data. The questions now are: How … Read moreMining the Trucking Digital Data Dump
A major highway infrastructure bill is now rolling around the Senate. After landing on July 29, the bipartisan bill, termed the America’s Transportation Infrastructure Act of 2019, the bill is now set for debate and has been termed the “largest highway legislation in history.” The bill has already been marked up with amendments and was … Read moreA Huge Highway Bill and an EPA Vindication
Welcome to our next installment of the technician’s log. Today we are going to talk about inverters and battery chargers, which are essential items in every modern cab. Why? Well, for a few reasons. Just one example includes when you are parked at a truck stop. A proper inverter and charger will help keep the … Read moreThe Fleet Technician’s Log: Your Guide to Inverters and Battery Chargers