Refrigerated Transporter http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/rss.xml en Hapag-Lloyd enhances its fleet by adding 3,000 PrimeLINE units http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/hapag-lloyd-enhances-its-fleet-adding-3000-primeline-units <div class="node-body article-body">Improving its capabilities for shipping perishable goods, Hapag-Lloyd recently added 3,000 PrimeLINE units to its fleet, with 1,000 of the refrigerated containers equipped with Carrier Transicold’s XtendFRESH controlled-atmosphere system.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/hapag-lloyd-enhances-its-fleet-adding-3000-primeline-units" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/hapag-lloyd-enhances-its-fleet-adding-3000-primeline-units#comments Equipment Carriers Refrigeration News Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:04:00 +0000 36311 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Grimmway Farms uses Trimble Asset Tracking http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/grimmway-farms-uses-trimble-asset-tracking <div class="node-body article-body">Grimmway Farms, a provider of organic produce in the United States, is rolling out Trimble Asset Tracking across its inventory of portable assets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/grimmway-farms-uses-trimble-asset-tracking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/grimmway-farms-uses-trimble-asset-tracking#comments Business Tools Produce Foodservice News Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:59:00 +0000 36301 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Related Industry Events http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/event-calendar <div class="node-body article-body">Event Calendar</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/event-calendar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/event-calendar#comments Resources Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:00:00 +0000 16868 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Spot market loads climb 10% during final week of January http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-market-loads-climb-10-during-final-week-january <div class="node-body article-body">Load-to-truck ratios on the spot truckload market got a bump during the week ending January 30, 2016, possibly due to pent-up demand after the previous week’s storms, according to DAT Solutions, which operates the DAT network of load boards.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-market-loads-climb-10-during-final-week-january" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-market-loads-climb-10-during-final-week-january#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:19:00 +0000 36281 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com TQL expands in Miami FL, will create 75 jobs http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/tql-expands-miami-fl-will-create-75-jobs <div class="node-body article-body">Florida Gov Rick Scott announced that Total Quality Logistics (TQL), one of the largest freight-brokerage firms in the United States, will be expanding in Miami and creating 75 new jobs over the next three years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/tql-expands-miami-fl-will-create-75-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/tql-expands-miami-fl-will-create-75-jobs#comments Business Tools Carriers News Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:14:00 +0000 36271 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Marten Transport logs 19.8% increase in income for 2015 http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/marten-transport-logs-198-increase-income-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Marten Transport Ltd reported a 19.8% increase in net income to $35.7 million for the year ended December 31, 2015 versus $29.8 million for 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/marten-transport-logs-198-increase-income-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/marten-transport-logs-198-increase-income-2015#comments Carriers News Wed, 03 Feb 2016 14:54:00 +0000 36261 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com SIMBA system inventory module updated http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/simba-system-inventory-module-updated <div class="node-body article-body">Dynamic Systems Inc has released an updated inventory module for its SIMBA (Specialized Inventory Management with Barcode Accuracy) system that gives an accurate, up-to-the-minute inventory count.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/simba-system-inventory-module-updated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/simba-system-inventory-module-updated#comments Business Tools Software Foodservice News Tue, 02 Feb 2016 16:35:00 +0000 36251 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Janam adds XM70 to mobile computer line http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/janam-adds-xm70-mobile-computer-line <div class="node-body article-body">Janam Technologies LLC has introduced the newest addition to its XM series of rugged mobile computers. The XM70 mobile computer offers the same form factor and rugged design of Janam’s flagship XM66, yet with more power.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/janam-adds-xm70-mobile-computer-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/janam-adds-xm70-mobile-computer-line#comments Business Tools Software Fleet Equipment News Tue, 02 Feb 2016 16:30:00 +0000 36241 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Driver turnover rate at large truckload carriers climbs http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/driver-turnover-rate-large-truckload-carriers-climbs <div class="node-body article-body">The annualized turnover rate at large truckload carriers rose 13 points to 100% in third quarter 2015, the highest it has been in three years, according to Bob Costello, ATA chief economist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/driver-turnover-rate-large-truckload-carriers-climbs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/driver-turnover-rate-large-truckload-carriers-climbs#comments Business Tools Literature Carriers News Tue, 02 Feb 2016 15:30:00 +0000 36231 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com CRST makes top 10 list for developing leaders http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/crst-makes-top-10-list-developing-leaders <div class="node-body article-body">For the first time, CRST International Inc, a privately held transportation company, has been named as a Top 10 Best Private Company for Leaders according to Chief Executive Magazine.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/crst-makes-top-10-list-developing-leaders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/crst-makes-top-10-list-developing-leaders#comments Business Tools Carriers News Tue, 02 Feb 2016 15:23:00 +0000 36221 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com C R England provides increase in detention pay http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/c-r-england-provides-increase-detention-pay <div class="node-body article-body">Chad England, the chief executive officer of C R England Inc, has announced an increase in the company’s detention pay for drivers in the National and Regional Divisions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/c-r-england-provides-increase-detention-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/c-r-england-provides-increase-detention-pay#comments Carriers News Mon, 01 Feb 2016 15:13:00 +0000 36211 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Orlaco’s new CornerEye vision system sharpens view of truck blind spots http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/orlaco-s-new-cornereye-vision-system-sharpens-view-truck-blind-spots <div class="node-body article-body">Get an excellent view of blind spots around trucks with the new CornerEye camera monitor system, a unique vision system that combines the ultimate digital technology with an effective application solution.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/orlaco-s-new-cornereye-vision-system-sharpens-view-truck-blind-spots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/orlaco-s-new-cornereye-vision-system-sharpens-view-truck-blind-spots#comments Products Mon, 01 Feb 2016 14:12:00 +0000 36181 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Georgia Ports Authority tallies record container volumes during 2015 http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/georgia-ports-authority-tallies-record-container-volumes-during-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">The Georgia Ports Authority achieved record container volumes in 2015, Executive Director Curtis Foltz reported to the GPA board recently.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/georgia-ports-authority-tallies-record-container-volumes-during-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/georgia-ports-authority-tallies-record-container-volumes-during-2015#comments Carriers Cold Storage Foodservice News Thu, 28 Jan 2016 15:11:00 +0000 35831 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com NOCS facility expansion aids Charleston port http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/nocs-facility-expansion-aids-charleston-port <div class="node-body article-body">The South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) recently celebrated the newly expanded New Orleans Cold Storage (NOCS) facility in North Charleston. This expansion resulted from SCPA’s 38% growth in refrigerated cargo since 2011.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/nocs-facility-expansion-aids-charleston-port" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/nocs-facility-expansion-aids-charleston-port#comments Carriers Cold Storage Foodservice News Thu, 28 Jan 2016 15:06:00 +0000 35821 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Canaveral Cargo Terminal will add StreamLine service http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/canaveral-cargo-terminal-will-add-streamline-service <div class="node-body article-body">Florida’s Canaveral Port Authority welcomes the start of StreamLine’s Blue Stream weekly liner service at its new Canaveral Cargo Terminal, which GT USA manages and operates.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/canaveral-cargo-terminal-will-add-streamline-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/canaveral-cargo-terminal-will-add-streamline-service#comments Carriers Produce Cold Storage Foodservice News Wed, 27 Jan 2016 14:47:00 +0000 35781 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Paper discusses new LTL pricing dimension http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/paper-discusses-new-ltl-pricing-dimension <div class="node-body article-body">CarrierDirect has released its latest white paper, The New Dimension of LTL Pricing, which discusses dimensioning technology relative to its revenue impact on the industry and accuracy of freight classification for LTL carriers, third-party logistics providers, and shippers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/paper-discusses-new-ltl-pricing-dimension" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/paper-discusses-new-ltl-pricing-dimension#comments Business Tools Literature Carriers News Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:26:00 +0000 35711 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Driver Workflow 2.0 offered on MCP50 http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/driver-workflow-20-offered-mcp50 <div class="node-body article-body">Omnitracs LLC is providing the Driver Workflow 2.0 application on the Mobile Computing Platform 50 (MCP50).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/driver-workflow-20-offered-mcp50" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/driver-workflow-20-offered-mcp50#comments Business Tools Software News Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:20:00 +0000 35701 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Kennesaw plans to equip entire fleet with EpicVue http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/kennesaw-plans-equip-entire-fleet-epicvue <div class="node-body article-body">EpicVue, provider of in-cab satellite TV packaged exclusively for the trucking industry, announced that Kennesaw Transportation is outfitting its entire fleet of more than 200 tractors with EpicVue inMotion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/kennesaw-plans-equip-entire-fleet-epicvue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/kennesaw-plans-equip-entire-fleet-epicvue#comments Components Carriers Fleet Equipment News Tue, 26 Jan 2016 15:25:00 +0000 35691 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Food safety training program is scheduled http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/food-safety-training-program-scheduled <div class="node-body article-body">With FDA’s publication of the final Produce Safety Rule and the Preventive Controls for Human Food Rule under the Food Safety Modernization Act, United Fresh is launching a new, multi-faceted training program to assist produce industry members in complying with the regulations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/food-safety-training-program-scheduled" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/food-safety-training-program-scheduled#comments Business Tools Produce Foodservice News Tue, 26 Jan 2016 15:18:00 +0000 35681 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Industry puts the brakes on truck-involved fatalities http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/industry-puts-brakes-truck-involved-fatalities <div class="node-body article-body">The trucking industry is getting safer. According to the American Trucking Associations analysis of US Department of Transportation data, in both the short- and long-term, the rate of truck-involved fatalities is declining.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/industry-puts-brakes-truck-involved-fatalities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/industry-puts-brakes-truck-involved-fatalities#comments Business Tools Carriers News Mon, 25 Jan 2016 15:46:00 +0000 35611 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com IFCO supports food banks by donating RPCs http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/ifco-supports-food-banks-donating-rpcs <div class="node-body article-body">IFCO Systems, the global provider of reusable packaging solutions, has donated more than 200,000 RPCs (reusable plastic containers) to food banks since the start of its initiative for the support of food banks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/ifco-supports-food-banks-donating-rpcs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/ifco-supports-food-banks-donating-rpcs#comments Vehicles Foodservice News Mon, 25 Jan 2016 15:39:00 +0000 35591 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com J J Keller reports its E-Log solution requires only a minor tune-up http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/j-j-keller-reports-its-e-log-solution-requires-only-minor-tune <div class="node-body article-body">After review of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) rule that mandates the use of electronic logging devices (ELDs) by December 2017, J J Keller & Associates Inc has announced that its E-Log solution will require only minor software updates to comply with the new rule.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/j-j-keller-reports-its-e-log-solution-requires-only-minor-tune" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/j-j-keller-reports-its-e-log-solution-requires-only-minor-tune#comments Products Mon, 25 Jan 2016 14:23:00 +0000 35581 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Tumbling diesel prices spur fuel surcharge adjustment http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/tumbling-diesel-prices-spur-fuel-surcharge-adjustment <div class="node-body article-body">After spiking to start 2016, load-to-truck ratios and truckload rates on the spot market slid downward during the week ending January 16, according to DAT Solutions, which operates the DAT network of load boards.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/tumbling-diesel-prices-spur-fuel-surcharge-adjustment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/tumbling-diesel-prices-spur-fuel-surcharge-adjustment#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Fri, 22 Jan 2016 14:41:00 +0000 35311 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Sanderson Farms chooses LeanLogistics http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/sanderson-farms-chooses-leanlogistics <div class="node-body article-body">Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) transportation management system (TMS) provider LeanLogistics has added Sanderson Farms to its network of global LeanTMS technology clients.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/sanderson-farms-chooses-leanlogistics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/sanderson-farms-chooses-leanlogistics#comments Business Tools Software Meat Foodservice News Fri, 22 Jan 2016 14:35:00 +0000 35301 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com December tonnage registers strong—2015, not so much http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/december-tonnage-registers-strong-2015-not-so-much <div class="node-body article-body">American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 1% in December 2015, following a decrease of 0.9% during November.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/december-tonnage-registers-strong-2015-not-so-much" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/december-tonnage-registers-strong-2015-not-so-much#comments Business Tools Carriers News Thu, 21 Jan 2016 15:31:00 +0000 35141 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Where are the best states for trucking? http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/where-are-best-states-trucking <div class="node-body article-body">With almost 500,000 for-hire fleets now operating—and that number steadily rising annually—the trucking industry has grown to make more than $700 billion in 2015 alone, which is an industry record.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/where-are-best-states-trucking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/where-are-best-states-trucking#comments Business Tools Carriers News Thu, 21 Jan 2016 15:20:00 +0000 35131 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Carrier Transicold Athens GA facility joins an elite roster http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/carrier-transicold-athens-ga-facility-joins-elite-roster <div class="node-body article-body">Carrier Transicold’s Athens GA facility, a producer of transport refrigeration equipment for trucks, trailers, and railcars, has been named a 2015 IndustryWeek Best Plant, making it the first transport refrigeration equipment facility ever recognized by the publication.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/carrier-transicold-athens-ga-facility-joins-elite-roster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/carrier-transicold-athens-ga-facility-joins-elite-roster#comments Equipment Refrigeration News Wed, 20 Jan 2016 15:06:00 +0000 35091 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Inventure expands frozen food footprint http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/inventure-expands-frozen-food-footprint <div class="node-body article-body">Inventure Foods Inc plans to add a second manufacturing site to its company-owned individually quick frozen (IQF) berry processing and packaging facility in Lynden WA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/inventure-expands-frozen-food-footprint" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/inventure-expands-frozen-food-footprint#comments Cold Storage Foodservice News Wed, 20 Jan 2016 14:51:00 +0000 35081 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Marksman II can accurately “hear” leaks http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/marksman-ii-can-accurately-hear-leaks <div class="node-body article-body">Tracer Products manufactures a line of specialty products that quickly and effectively diagnose all types of leaks before they result in costly repairs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/marksman-ii-can-accurately-hear-leaks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/marksman-ii-can-accurately-hear-leaks#comments Components Fleet Equipment News Tue, 19 Jan 2016 16:25:00 +0000 35001 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com SkyBitz Local Fleets offers range of tools http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/skybitz-local-fleets-offers-range-tools <div class="node-body article-body">SkyBitz offers a fleet management solution for sales, service, and delivery vehicles with the launch of SkyBitz Local Fleets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/skybitz-local-fleets-offers-range-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/skybitz-local-fleets-offers-range-tools#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Tue, 19 Jan 2016 16:21:00 +0000 34991 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com