Wed.Nov 23, 2022

Safe trucking with Old Man Winter

Fleet Owner

Winter is coming, and managers need to make sure their drivers and dispatchers have the knowledge and tools they need to stay safe and keep trucking along hazardous frosty highways. Perspectives / IdeaXchange

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The Rose Rocket Story with Justin Bailie

The Logistics of Logistics

Justin Bailie and Joe Lynch discuss the Rose Rocket story. Justin is he Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of leading TMS provider, Rose Rocket , a leading provider of transportation management software (TMS) for trucking companies and 3PLs. About Justin Bailie.

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Alta Equipment Group launches truck fleet electrification division

Fleet Owner

The construction equipment company, now the primary Nikola Motors dealer in several states, will offer fleets turnkey electrification solutions called Alta eMobility. Emissions & Efficiency

'Eighth house truck' 2022 Pete 389 features 144-inch big bunk

Overdrive Online

Winners in the Pride & Polish interior category, Bennett-leased owner-operators Rick and Terry Henderson of Ohio, feature a tastefully decorated interior, dazzling lighting and distinctive striping on their 2022 Peterbilt 389. Pride & Polish

The 2023 Supply Chain Crystal Ball: Challenges and Solutions

Speaker: Olivia Montgomery, Associate Principal Supply Chain Analyst

Curious to know how your peers are navigating ongoing disruption? In this webinar, you’ll gain actionable insights from Olivia Montgomery as she walks us through Capterra’s extensive research on how businesses - notably small and midsize businesses - are addressing supply chain challenges in 2023.

Gallery: Capitol Christmas Tree arrives in Washington

Fleet Owner

As an annual tradition, The U.S. Forest Service selects the Capitol Christmas Tree and sends it on a tour to different communities before arriving in Washington, D.C. This year's tree was hauled by Hardy Brothers Trucking on a Kenworth T680 Next Gen.

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We're thankful -- for you

Overdrive Online

Here's a sincere note of thanks for the work you do from all of us at Overdrive. Happy Thanksgiving!

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What We’re Thankful for in the Bulk Transportation Industry

Bulk Connection

To people outside of the supply chain industry, the world of freight transportation must seem like a never-ending carousel of problems and challenges. But we know that’s only part of the story.

Imagen, Volta Receive Grant Funding for Commercial DC Fast-Charging Tech

NGT News

The U.S. Department of Energy Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) has awarded a grant to Volta Inc. and Imagen Energy LLC, a developer of compact high-power electric vehicle (EV) chargers.

How tire monitoring cuts roadside calls and improves TCO

Fleet Owner

Recently, Continental explained how underinflation wreaks havoc on a fleet's operating costs, and that tire monitoring can reduce costly blowouts and improve retreadability, leading to better total cost of ownership. Equipment

5 Powerful Prescriptive Analytics Examples in Supply Chain

Prescriptive analytics is a type of advanced analytics that optimizes decision-making by providing a recommended action. Supply chain, with its complex planning questions, is typically an area where optimization technology is required. Read about 5 use cases.

The urgent response business

Logistics Business Magazine

With over 1,100 projects in 150 locations in over 40 countries and 10,000 staff, service company Ecolog International ’s imprint is now writ large in the world of urgent response logistics as it celebrates its 20th anniversary.

Inventory crisis: stock held by UK firms doubles

Logistics Business Magazine

New industry data reveals that manufacturers are holding double the amount of stock compared to pre-pandemic levels as the world’s supply chain woes take on a new form.

Garbe plans logistics property in Lüneburg

Logistics Business Magazine

Garbe Industrial Real Estate is continuing to expand its portfolio of logistics centres in the Hamburg metropolitan region. To this end, the Hamburg-based project developer has purchased a plot of land in Lüneburg that is around 33,000 sq m in size and ready for construction.

Bagging and palletising solutions optimise workflow

Logistics Business Magazine

Packaging and robotic automation company RMGroup has supplied bagging and palletising solutions to Dumfries-based building materials and aggregates supplier J&J Currie.

6 Ways Video Telematics Improves Driver Safety

An in-cab dash cam video system can help fleet operators significantly reduce risky driving, costly legal judgments, and insurance costs. Download the eBook and learn 6 ways to improve driver safety by using dash cams on your trucks.

The three biggest risks in logistics

Logistics Business Magazine

A survey series by the Logistics Hall of Fame in cooperation with the logistics insurance broker Schunk Group looks at the current risks facing the logistics industry and how companies are preparing against them. Logistics is a volatile business worldwide.

Freeports and Logistics

Logistics Business Magazine

Are there clear benefits to the UK logistics sector in the opportunity provided by freeports? Paul Hamblin explains the background – and some of the doubts. Free ports have become one of the most kicked-about political footballs of our times.

Goplasticpallets.com makes key senior appointment

Logistics Business Magazine

Goplasticpallets.com , the responsible plastic pallet company, has made a key senior appointment to help facilitate the next chapter of the organisation’s growth. Lee Denyer has joined the company as Finance Director.

Palletways celebrates Hungarian success

Logistics Business Magazine

The Palletways Group , belonging to Imperial, a DP World company, is celebrating four years since it expanded its coverage across the continent, as the launch of its network in Biatorbagy opened up export opportunities to and from Hungary.

A Deep Dive Into Supply Chain Strategy: Why Yours Isn't Working

Speaker: Michelle Meyer, Founder and CEO of MatterProviders

Michelle Meyer is here to walk you through the future of supply chain strategy, and why your current approach is probably not working. In this exclusive webinar, she will explore ways to develop and perfect your new supply chain design in this post-pandemic era of economic uncertainty.