Know Your Tools – The Truckers Guide to Truck Engines

United World Transporation

Truck Engine Repair/Maintenance Availability: This is key – when you are out on the road and in need of repair, or if you live in a more remote area of the county, you want to make sure you can access a manufacturer approved facility.

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The 20 Best HVAC Tools For Field Service Techs


If you’re entering the HVAC industry, you’ll want to make sure you are equipped with the proper tools for success, which range from the basic essentials to those that are nice to have, but not necessarily mandatory. HVAC Hand Tools. HVAC Safety Tools. HVAC Specialty Tools.

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Logistics Management’s Viewpoint on E-commerce: Leveraging available tools

Logistics Management

It’s safe to say that nearly every logistics professional reading this issue is feeling the pressures that digital commerce has introduced into their operations. Indeed, e-commerce has brought with it both increased opportunity and complexity

AscendTMS and Trucker Tools roll out integration capabilities offering

Logistics Management

A pairing between Trucker Tools, a Reston, Va.-based Through this partnership, Ascend said it is integrating Trucker Tools’ Smart Capacity platform in order to enable brokers, 3PLs, and shippers with the ability to see live and available truck capacity in real time multiple days before trucks are empty

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Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

recruiting technology that are currently available. Automated resume screening for job matching There are video interviewing tools out there that. Building AI to Unlearn Bias in. Recruiting How to use AI and machine learning to ensure diversity in the.

BlueGrace introduces Carrier File data mining tool for flagship TMS

Logistics Management

Company officials said Carrier File provides shippers with a platform storing multiple years worth of internal and external data that streamlines the carrier search process to help identify and select the best available truck. And they added that with Carrier File part of the Blue Ship TMS, its employees can proactively identify areas to lessen costs and optimize customers’ supply chains

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How Can Supply Chain Leaders Use Big Data as a Tool to Continuously Improve?


As explained in a previous blog post, continuous improvement in an organization can be achieved through the use of performance measurement tools via big data. Having the best staff members available can mean the difference between success or failure in a company.

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Top 8 Online Logistics Tools For Logistics Professionals


Logistics professionals require exemplary international online logistics tools to help them carry out their daily businesses with ease and deliver the best for their customers. Top 8 Online Logistics Tools For Logistics Professionals. Scandit is one of the top mobile online logistics tools used in international logistics in supply chain management. This optimization tool for inventories is cloud based.

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Paragon Driver Availability Software Enables Better Fleet Management

Logistics Business Magazine

Paragon has enhanced its routing and scheduling software with the introduction of resource management functionality to help fleet managers better manage utilisation of all available drivers.

Trucker Tools introduces latest upgrades to Smart Capacity platform

247 Customs Broker

New “digital assist” online price negotiation tools and workflow streamline price bid and counter offer process; eliminate excess phone calls and emails. Smart Capacity provides several options by which carriers and owner-operators can search for available loads.

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Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

AI-powered tools to assist with their hiring efforts.2 %69 AI-powered tools — but only for. access to tools like chatbots for. use AI-powered tools to expedite. tools to match employers with applicants best. For candidates — Tools like AllyO simplify the.

How Technology Empowers Freight Brokers to Work Smarter, Not Harder, to Drive Profitability

Talking Logistics

Those are some of the key questions I discussed with Tom Curee, Vice President of Logistics at Kingsgate Logistics , and Prasad Gollapalli, Founder and CEO of Trucker Tools , in a recent episode of Talking Logistics. That’s when we began working with Trucker Tools. Tom next mentioned that in working with Trucker Tools, they became aware of their solutions for handling capacity.

Case Study: Tooling Up with Storage and Picking System

Logistics Business Magazine

Toolstream is sole distributor of more than 6,000 branded hand tools, power tools, hardware & fixings, to retailers, wholesalers and merchants throughout Europe. The post Case Study: Tooling Up with Storage and Picking System appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Trucker Tools’ offerings are being put to use by Schneider for visibility and capacity management

247 Customs Broker

Earlier this week, Trucker Tools LLC , a Reston, Va.-based based freight transportation and logistics services provider Schneider National , is now using various offerings from Trucker Tools in order to support its growing carrier network and freight brokerage operations. Smart Capacity Platform, an offering that provides brokers with predictive freight matching tools and real-time, trusted visibility into when and where trucks are available.

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This Week in Logistics News (April 30 – May 4, 2018)

Talking Logistics

Last September, for example, Trucker Tools launched its Smart Capacity freight matching platform. I heard this trivia question on the radio this morning when I drove my son to school: This product was invented in Pittsburgh, PA fifty years ago and it consists of seven parts working together.

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Smarter Approaches to Freight Matching

Talking Logistics

Finding trucks for available loads is more challenging than ever for shippers and brokers. Those are some of the questions I discussed with Prasad Gollapalli, Founder and CEO of Trucker Tools , in a recent episode of Talking Logistics. You probably saw this carrier on a load board who had posted his availability a day or a few hours earlier. By the time you call the carrier, he is no longer available.

Penske’s Management Trainee Program Gives Associates the Tools to Succeed

Move Ahead

The purpose of Career Day is to introduce the MTs to as many available career opportunities as possible,” said Fogarty. “We As some MTs have already expressed, the skills, tools and experiences you will take from the MT Program will be with you throughout your career at Penske. Take charge. Think fast. Move forward. A career at Penske can expose you to many opportunities and put you on the fast track to achieving your professional goals.

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Radius Adds Cutting-Edge Customer Tools To New Website

Radius Logistics

Our client-first approach to logistics now includes a host of resources at your fingertips, available wherever you have a web browser. It’s another to have people available to receive a shipment critical to your business. Interested in learning more about how our new customer tools can help your business? The post Radius Adds Cutting-Edge Customer Tools To New Website appeared first on Radius Logistics.

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Pilot Sleeve inserts outperform in independent test

Fleet Owner

The centering sleeves for commercial trucks are available in a six-piece package and in bulk pails which includes the installation tool

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New PhillipsTools app gives customers and distributors more access

Fleet Owner

Phillips Industries has a new Apple iPad app that offers quick and easy availability to information related to the company and their products in one centralized location. The tool is for distributors and users of Phillips products, which include adv

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Ceramic Blades: They’re Not All Created Equal

Material Handling and Logistics

Many industrial companies are considering switching from metal-blade cutting tools to ceramic-blade cutting tools as the latter become more available and more popular.

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Work Force Management - Key Challenges - Infosys Blogs

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Work Force Management is about managing the availability of right resources at the right place, at the right time and for the right duration to execute a work. The planned request is forwarded to a scheduler who identifies the right resources based on certain parameters like required skills, availability of resources, priority of the work request, physical location of resources etc. About Us. Contact Us. Newsroom Investors Careers. Infosys Labs. Industries. Industries.

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New online pricing, specs app for vehicles, equipment covers just about everything

Fleet Owner

Fleet purchasers and finance professionals, insurers, dealers and others who need access to vehicle and equipment values have an effectively all-inclusive new tool available: Price Digests' unified web app, launched after more than a year of database

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Improving the Driver Experience using Technology with Joshua Walls

The Logistics of Logistics

We developed our phone app as a tool to help truck drivers find safe and secure parking. Productivity tools like email, texting, Voice activation applications are growing. The app is available for download from the Apple Store or Google play. Joshua, please introduce yourself.

Evolution of E-commerce: The possibilities of tomorrow

Logistics Management

We’ve rounded up insights from leading analysts to share tools that are available now as well as what’s on the horizon We know e-commerce is reshaping logistics, but what are the technologies savvy managers can leverage to meet evolving requirements and shifting operational constraints?

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Health Check Your Supply Chain for Inefficiencies

Talking Logistics

Are trustworthy KPI’s available and analyzed with appropriate business intelligence tools that allow a solid grip on the supply chain, and your logistics providers?

Logistics Blackbox: How Visibility is Crucial for Customer Experience

20Cube Logistics

No other information is available because of limited visibility. This is where technology plays a vital role to bring in complete visibility and control to a shipment through a technology-driven tool. Technology is moving ahead with rapid advancement in global business and trade.

Preparation, Planning, Training: How WorkWave Uses the Cloud to its Fullest Potential to Build Resilient Systems


There are four key areas that the Cloud Operations team focuses on to properly secure data in the cloud: Data at rest Data in transit High Availability & Disaster Recovery Threat protection. EBS offers 99.999% availability and annual failure rates of 0.1%-0.2%.

Redefining Logistics Management in a Digital World

Talking Logistics

While historically it has been far more common to see medium-sized and large organizations embracing technology to manage their freight activities, today more logistics operations of all sizes are increasing their adoption of tools and technology to solve business problems.

Modeling brewing capacity to drive cost savings at HEINEKEN


It was taxing to report above the country level with this tool. This drove us to adopt a better strategic decision-support tool. This was not easy to do with an error-prone tool. My vision was to have a tool that would allow me to answer any capacity question within a few clicks.

The 2019 Buyer’s Guide to Field Service Software


These softwares can provide invaluable tools to help simplify your business, such as reducing paperwork, optimizing routes, and increasing customer reviews to generate leads. So, what software options are available?

Digital Container Shipping Association: A New Standard for Ocean Shipping in the Digital Age

More Than Shipping

In light of the association’s transparency, all of the association’s work will be published and available for free. They plan to do this by creating open-source tools to speed up digitization in the industry.

Small Parcels Arriving Faster as UPS Gets Smarter

Logistics Trends and Insights

UPS’ On-Road Integrated Optimization and Navigation (ORION) system optimizes routes, a cost savings tool as well as a time saving one. Another technology solution UPS has embraced is their suite of Network Planning Tools (NPT). As part of the NPT chest, the Peak Volume Alignment Tool proved extremely useful during the holiday season. It allowed UPS to match incoming volume flows and available network capacity for increased capacity utilization and operating efficiency.

Committing to preparedness, and the balance between ‘all of it’ and ‘just enough’

Logistics in War

Thirdly, they must understand that ‘militaries limp to war’ meaning materiel readiness must be managed so that equipment and supplies are available when required. By David Beaumont.

Top Tips for PestPac Onboarding


Have training plans incorporating our available tools and resources and make the extra effort to ensure there is time allocated to complete it. Time To Read: 3 minutes.

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[INFOGRAPHIC] The Maker Movement & the Products That Have Come Out of It


From 3D printers to laser cutters—makers employ various tools to create their goods. For one thing, simple blogging tools and social media platforms have fundamentally democratized mass media, ending the monopoly once enjoyed by large publishers and broadcasters.

Getting started with AI in Logistics

Logistics Trends and Insights

If you want to put AI into your business you have three avenues right now. Build entirely from scratch. Assemble a solution from AI tools that are sector agnostic. License sector-specific AI tools. Sector agnostic tools are your second choice.