Plenty used-truck warranty options available for owner-operators

Overdrive Online

Beyond the OEM warranties that sometimes can be found on newer used trucks, aftermarket extended warranties are available from a handful of providers, and powertrain warranties are available from engine OEMs.

TomTom's new truck plan feature now available via app

Commercial Carrier Journal

Also: Samsara reaches partner integration milestone and makes a new hire to expand its ecosystem, plus a new driver app aims to save drivers money. Technology


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Data-Driven Solution Helps 3PLs Uncover Available Truckload Capacity

Food Logistics

Through the new Cooperative solution, 3PLs can gain real-time insight into terminating capacity and capacity that was previously hidden, cover more loads cost efficiently and automate processes. Transportation / 3PL/4PL

FleetPride increases parts availability online

Fleet Owner

Through its ecommerce site, the parts provider now offers more than 400,000 parts for its customers. Equipment / Parts

The Keys to Business Continuity Planning

Speaker: Ron Spiteri, Director of TXM Lean Solutions

The pandemic has been the most significant disruption to global supply chains since the dawn of the industrial world. A key learning of this disruption has been the need for business continuity planning to mitigate future disruptions, which we know will come. Join Ron Spiteri of TXM Lean Solutions, and learn the key steps to take control of your supply chain risks.

Chip availability continues to hamper OEM production, ACT reports

Fleet Owner

Research firm’s analysts say they are less confident that supply chain issues will subside enough for truck makers to fully meet customer demand this year and into 2023. Meanwhile, used truck sales took a tumble in April, ACT also reported.

Highway slowdown alerts now available in New Jersey

Fleet Owner

Truck drivers traveling through the Garden State will now receive messages such as 'sudden slowdown ahead' and 'congestion ahead,' which are displayed on ELDs and other in-cab devices, about 2 to 3 miles before the slowdown begins. For the Driver / On the Road

Updated Partners in Business manual now available

Overdrive Online

The interactive 2022 Partners in Business manual features loads of content offering business tips and advice for owner-operators of all experience levels. Join us late this week at MATS Friday for the kickoff with manual partner ATBS. Partners in Business

Paccar TX-18 and TX-18 Pro automated transmissions available for order

Fleet Owner

The 18-speed transmissions are designed for both on-highway and vocational applications. They support maximums of 510 hp, 1,850 lb.-ft. of torque capacity and 140,000 lb. of gross combination vehicle weight (GCVW). Equipment

2022 Shell Rotella SuperRigs calendar now available

Fleet Owner

The calendar tells the stories of 12 drivers who travelled to Love’s Travel Stop in Hampshire, Illinois, to participate in the annual truck beauty contest. Equipment / Trucks & Trailers

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

optimizing interviewer availability. available AI virtual recruiter and receive immediate. The next. wave of. AI-led. recruiting Four ways machines are enabling their. human counterparts to hire smarter. 2A lly O | T h e n ex t. w av e o f A I- le d r e cr u it in g Introduction 3.

New TSC Printronix mobile printer available across EMEA

Logistics Business Magazine

A full line-up of accessories is available for the Alpha-30R, such as protective cases, hands-free attachments and multiple battery charging options, all designed to improve user-friendliness and boost productivity.

First Commercially Available Drone Swarm Headed to Market

IoT World Today

Drone manufacturer Red Cat Holdings is taking orders for its four-drone “swarm” that will be available for delivery later this year, marking what the company bills as the first instance of a fully operational multi-drone system coming to market.

Peli BioThermal innovation webinars available on demand

Logistics Business Magazine

While InnovationShare webinars are complete, all ten webinars are available on demand through the Peli BioThermal website. The post Peli BioThermal innovation webinars available on demand appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Defect impacts chassis availability on Norfolk Southern’s network

The Supply Chain Journal

While chassis can be repaired in as little as four and a half hours if there is adequate crew and materials available, it could take as much as two to three days for chassis that would need to be drayed or moved to an offsite repair facility, Heller said.

How a Fortune 500 Company Transformed its Supply Chain Using a Digital Twin-Enabled Control Tower

This Fortune 500 manufacturer needed a solution to help them understand their lack of material availability and which plants and production lines were at risk of shutting down production, so they could take corrective actions to mitigate that risk.

Balancing Supply Chain Demand With Available Talent

Supply Chain Brain

Talent availability and fit is consistently a topic of concern among senior supply chain leadership. The competitive job market, impacts from the pandemic, and increased regional demand for hourly talent have amplified this ongoing challenge. Labor growth strategies have historically focused on acquiring talent through pay incentives.

What data is available to track intermodal freight shipping rates

FreightWaves SONAR

Because availability and demand can impact freight rates and expenses, knowing the current volume trends can help shippers better plan for rates and fees. Regardless, it’s all up to the needs of each shipper, the available time for shipping and their overall budget.

How To Improve Stock Availability


Stock Availability – A Common Inventory Management Challenge. In our final post we’re looking at how businesses can ensure stock availability without investing too much capital into their inventory. Ensuring Stock Availability with Inventory Optimization.

New Kenworth W990 now available for order

Fleet Owner

The Kenworth W990 begins production in January at the Kenworth assembly plant in Chillicothe, Ohio

Supply Chain 4.0: Why You Need to Digitize to Survive

Speaker: Laura Garcia, Sr. Editor at Supply Chain Digital and Procurement Magazines

In Digitize to Survive, we’ll be showing how you can leverage today’s tech to help meet organizational objectives and not only survive but thrive in a post-pandemic world. With all the new tech available on the market, setting a digitization roadmap and knowing where to start can be difficult. We’ll help you drudge through the boundless opportunities and help clarify all the buzz. During this webinar, we’ll discuss how to take an objectives-first approach and demystify some of today’s hottest tech such as IoT, AI, and Big Data and show you how they can help build resiliency, unearth competitive advantages and optimize bottom-line results.

B6.7N Natural Gas Engine Now Available in Peterbilt Medium-Duty Trucks

NGT News

natural gas engine is now available in its new medium-duty Model 536 and Model 537 trucks. Natural Gas Engine Now Available in Peterbilt Medium-Duty Trucks appeared first on NGT News. Peterbilt Motors says the Cummins B6.7N

Mercedes’ Drive Pilot Self-Driving Tech Available

IoT World Today

Mercedes’ Level 3 self-driving tech will be available for customers in Germany to order this week. The Drive Pilot system will be offered as a cost option on the S-Class and electric EQS starting Tuesday, May 17. .

USDOT rolls out $2.9 billion in available funding for infrastructure grants

Logistics Management

billion in funding is now available through a combined NOFO (notice of funding opportunity). Taking steps to put the recently-passed Bipartisan Infrastructure Law into action, the White House and the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) said this week that $2.9

Orange EV Electric Terminal Trucks Now Available Via Penske Truck Leasing

NGT News

The post Orange EV Electric Terminal Trucks Now Available Via Penske Truck Leasing appeared first on NGT News. Penske Truck Leasing says it is adding Orange EV electric terminal trucks to its offerings for customers across the U.S.

Will Greater Data Granularity Lead to Better, Faster Decisions?

Speaker: Dave Food, Strategy Director at Prophetic Technology

With the increasing granularity of data coming from consumption points through extended data ecosystems of the Internet of things and with the integration of networks meaning net real-time change can be dynamically modeled and executed, what is the role of Supply Chain planning? Join Dave Food, Strategy Director of Prophetic Technology, on December 11th and learn how data is changing your supply chain!

Coyote Logistics makes truck parking reservations available within CoyoteGo platform

The Supply Chain Journal

The spaces are being made available through an integration with TruckPark. and over 50,000 spaces available. Truck drivers hauling loads for Coyote Logistics now have access to safe and secure reserved parking through the CoyoteGo digital freight platform.

With fewer loads available, spot rates soften

Fleet Owner

With most of the country in a heat wave, spot truckload rates wilted during the week ending July 21, said DAT Solutions, which operates the industry’s largest network of load boards. Load-posting volume on the DAT network slipped 16% while the numbe

FedEx International Connect Plus is now available in 24 EU markets, says FedEx Express

Logistics Management

FedEx Express, a subsidiary of Memphis-based global transportation and logistics services provider FedEx, said its international, day-definite e-commerce service—FedEx International Connect Plus (FICP)—has been made available to customers in 24 European countries with connections to 47 global markets.

Descartes MacroPoint now available on SAP Store

Logistics Business Magazine

Descartes Systems Group , a global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, has announced that its Descartes MacroPoint solution is now available on SAP Store, the online marketplace for SAP and partner offerings.

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Supply Chain Network Design: What Are Your Options?

Speaker: Paul van Nierop, Senior Supply Chain Consultant, AIMMS

In this webinar, we will explain the main technology types in the market, with their pros, cons and capabilities. After the webinar, you will be equipped to decide which technology fits your organization best.

Many fleets unable to leverage available data, survey finds

Fleet Owner

A new survey found that many motor carriers are failing to take advantage of available data that could lower the total cost of ownership (TCO) of their trucks. Fleet Advantage said that based on its online survey presented to more than 2,000 p

Cummins X12 now available with Freightliner 114SD truck

Fleet Owner

Cummins Inc announced that the Cummins X12 engine is now available in the Freightliner 114SD chassis. Cummins is excited about the positive impact our X12 will have in weight-sensitive markets,” said Brett Merritt, vice-president-Cummins On-Highway

2019 Freight Outlook; Slowing Growth. Improving Availability.


While a number of struggles remain, some conditions have softened in Q4 2018, giving logistics buyers more room to breathe. After a 2018 that saw record setting levels of freight hauling demand and driver pay as tonnage levels reached a 20 year high, the trucking industry is expected to remain strong in 2019 but undergo a bit of a cool down, economists say. Revenue growth remains healthy for all major U.S.

Can’t find available warehouse space? Turn to a 3PL

Kanban Logistics

If you’re struggling to find available warehouse space for your products, you’re not alone. Space availability is at an all-time low as both B2C and B2B companies compete for facilities across the country. Available warehouse space at a glance.

The Digital Logistics Provider: Delivering a New Level of Service in the Age of IoT

In response to the growing complexity of the modern global supply chain, logistics service providers are embracing digital supply chain solutions powered by new IoT tracking technologies and data analytics.

Kenworth T680 available with Paccar MX-11 engine

Fleet Owner

Kenworth announced its T680 on-highway flagship is now available for order for the first time with the combination of the Paccar MX-11 engine and the new Paccar automated transmission, which is designed for linehaul and regional haul applications up

FreightWaves LIVE recap: Local relays help optimize available capacity

The Supply Chain Journal

This fireside chat recap is from Day 1 of FreightWaves LIVE @HOME. FIRESIDE CHAT TOPIC: The Business of Local Relays. DETAILS: Driver productivity is the simplest method to increase truck capacity. SPEAKER: Andrew Berberick, co-founder of Baton.

Spot rates rise as weather, freight availability improve

Fleet Owner

Individual lane rates are trending up as rates increased on 53 of the top 100 van lanes last week, the first time in six weeks that more lanes were up than down

Federal incentives are now available for Port of Oakland exporters, to use pop-up container yard

Logistics Management

The Port of Oakland recently announced that its new temporary container yard is receiving federal help through financial relief for customers, with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) providing agricultural and other exporters assistance in covering expenses for using the pop-up yard

Why B2B Contact and Account Data Management Is Critical to Your ROI

64% of successful data-driven marketers say improving data quality is the most challenging obstacle to achieving success. Given data’s direct impact on marketing campaigns, reporting, and sales follow-up, maintaining an accurate and consistent database is a top priority for B2B organizations. This latest eBook aims to help marketing leaders understand the impact of data management on their company’s ROI.