Refrigerated Transporter http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/rss.xml en Revenues in trucking industry totaled $676.2 billion in 2016 http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/revenues-trucking-industry-totaled-6762-billion-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">The American Trucking Associations released the latest edition of ATA American Trucking Trends 2017, the annual compendium of data about the trucking industry. Among the findings is that trucking industry revenues in 2016 were $676.2 billion.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/revenues-trucking-industry-totaled-6762-billion-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/revenues-trucking-industry-totaled-6762-billion-2016#comments Business Tools Literature Carriers News Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:52:00 +0000 45971 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Seatrade selects C sence to monitor vessels http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/seatrade-selects-c-sence-monitor-vessels <div class="node-body article-body">Specialized refrigerated carrier Seatrade has selected Dutch start-up company C sence to monitor its six new reefer dedicated container vessels.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/seatrade-selects-c-sence-monitor-vessels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/seatrade-selects-c-sence-monitor-vessels#comments Business Tools Components Carriers Fleet Equipment News Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:46:00 +0000 45961 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Carrier Transicold adds sensor calibration for pharmaceutical shippers http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/carrier-transicold-adds-sensor-calibration-pharmaceutical-shippers <div class="node-body article-body">Compliance with Good Distribution Practice (GDP) guidelines for transport of pharmaceutical and biomedical products is improved with Carrier Transicold’s new temperature sensor calibration capability for its PrimeLINE container refrigeration units.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/carrier-transicold-adds-sensor-calibration-pharmaceutical-shippers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/carrier-transicold-adds-sensor-calibration-pharmaceutical-shippers#comments Business Tools Equipment Software Refrigeration News Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:20:00 +0000 45951 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Prime completes HighJump WMS implementation http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/prime-completes-highjump-wms-implementation <div class="node-body article-body">Prime Distribution Services, an Ascent Global Logistics Company, has completed the implementation of cloud-based HighJump Enterprise Warehouse Management System (WMS) to support the future needs of its clients in an ever-changing retail environment.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/prime-completes-highjump-wms-implementation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/prime-completes-highjump-wms-implementation#comments Business Tools Cold Storage News Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:13:00 +0000 45941 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com SUPERVALU NOW HIRING http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/classifieds/supervalu-now-hiring <div class="node-body article-body"></div> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/classifieds/supervalu-now-hiring#comments Classifieds Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:55:00 +0000 45931 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com For spot truckload freight, August starts as hot as July http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-freight-august-starts-hot-july <div class="node-body article-body">The surge of freight during the last full week of July continued into the week ending August 5, 2017, said DAT Solutions, which operates the DAT network of load boards.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-freight-august-starts-hot-july" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-freight-august-starts-hot-july#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:30:00 +0000 45921 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com KORE deepens relationship with Cooltrax http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/kore-deepens-relationship-cooltrax <div class="node-body article-body">KORE has expanded its partnership with Cooltrax, the provider of real-time cold chain management of fixed, mobile, and product-level assets.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/kore-deepens-relationship-cooltrax" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/kore-deepens-relationship-cooltrax#comments Business Tools Equipment Cold Storage Refrigeration News Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:21:00 +0000 45911 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Related Industry Events http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/event-calendar <div class="node-body article-body">Event Calendar</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/event-calendar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/event-calendar#comments Resources Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:00:00 +0000 16868 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Hino plant in WV celebrates 10 years of building trucks http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/hino-plant-wv-celebrates-10-years-building-trucks <div class="node-body article-body">The Hino Motors Manufacturing facility in Williamstown WV is celebrating 10 years of medium-duty truck production. This 245,000-square-foot location produces Hino’s Class 6 and 7 conventional body style trucks.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/hino-plant-wv-celebrates-10-years-building-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/hino-plant-wv-celebrates-10-years-building-trucks#comments Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:36:00 +0000 45901 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com FDA clarifies food transportation waiver http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/fda-clarifies-food-transportation-waiver <div class="node-body article-body">The US Food and Drug Administration issued guidance to clarify that a waiver to the Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food final rule covers retail food establishments that sell food for humans but does not apply to establishments that only sell food for animals.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/fda-clarifies-food-transportation-waiver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/fda-clarifies-food-transportation-waiver#comments Carriers Foodservice News Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:29:00 +0000 45891 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Sleek Fleet connects drivers, shippers http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/sleek-fleet-connects-drivers-shippers <div class="node-body article-body">Sleek Fleet LLC announces the official launch of its web- and mobile-enabled freight marketplace solution designed to directly connect owner-operators with loads from the world’s largest shippers.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/sleek-fleet-connects-drivers-shippers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/sleek-fleet-connects-drivers-shippers#comments Business Tools Carriers News Mon, 14 Aug 2017 17:17:00 +0000 45881 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com CoPilot Truck joins Geotab Marketplace http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/copilot-truck-joins-geotab-marketplace <div class="node-body article-body">Geotab announced the availability of ALK’s CoPilot Truck navigation on the Geotab Marketplace. This integrated solution provides safe, reliable navigation, allowing drivers and fleet managers to streamline operations and maximize productivity.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/copilot-truck-joins-geotab-marketplace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/copilot-truck-joins-geotab-marketplace#comments Business Tools Software News Mon, 14 Aug 2017 17:07:00 +0000 45871 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Henningsen Cold Storage Co opens facility in Salem OR http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/henningsen-cold-storage-co-opens-facility-salem-or <div class="node-body article-body">Henningsen Cold Storage Company, a 94-year-old, Oregon family-owned refrigerated warehousing company, recently opened its second facility in Salem OR.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/henningsen-cold-storage-co-opens-facility-salem-or" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/henningsen-cold-storage-co-opens-facility-salem-or#comments Cold Storage Foodservice News Mon, 14 Aug 2017 14:33:00 +0000 45861 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com <p>Full build-out rendering of Henningsen&rsquo;s new facility in Salem OR.</p> National Truck Driving Champions chosen http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/national-truck-driving-champions-chosen <div class="node-body article-body">American Trucking Associations announced that Roland Bolduc is the Bendix Grand Champion of the 2017 National Truck Driving Championships.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/national-truck-driving-champions-chosen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/national-truck-driving-champions-chosen#comments Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment News Mon, 14 Aug 2017 14:23:00 +0000 45851 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Navistar supplies OnCommand Connection Telematics solution http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/featured-products/navistar-supplies-oncommand-connection-telematics-solution <div class="node-body article-body">Navistar announced that its integrated OnCommand Connection Telematics solution is available for purchase. It offers truck drivers and fleets an easy-to-use, one-price solution that can help cut the cost of vehicle maintenance, while seamlessly handling federal and state compliance needs.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/featured-products/navistar-supplies-oncommand-connection-telematics-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/featured-products/navistar-supplies-oncommand-connection-telematics-solution#comments Featured Products Mon, 14 Aug 2017 13:13:00 +0000 45841 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Seaboard Marine expands its services at PortMiami http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/seaboard-marine-expands-its-services-portmiami <div class="node-body article-body">PortMiami’s largest cargo terminal and carrier, Seaboard Marine, has added a new direct service between Miami FL, Guayaquil, Ecuador; Callao, Peru; and Paita, Peru.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/seaboard-marine-expands-its-services-portmiami" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/seaboard-marine-expands-its-services-portmiami#comments Carriers Foodservice News Thu, 10 Aug 2017 14:28:00 +0000 45831 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Tosca teams with leading cabbage provider http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/tosca-teams-leading-cabbage-provider <div class="node-body article-body">Tosca, a provider of reusable packaging and supply chain solutions, has announced a partnership with Hollar & Greene, a leading Southeast cabbage provider.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/tosca-teams-leading-cabbage-provider" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/tosca-teams-leading-cabbage-provider#comments Produce Foodservice Going Green News Thu, 10 Aug 2017 14:21:00 +0000 45821 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Changing Roles: July 2017 http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/changing-roles-july-2017 <div class="field-deck"> News & highlights of people in the refrigerated transportation industry </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Read about recent promotions and new hires in the refrigerated transportation industry</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/changing-roles-july-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/changing-roles-july-2017#comments Carriers Fleet Equipment Foodservice News Wed, 09 Aug 2017 21:21:00 +0000 45811 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com <p>From left to right: Nick Wysong, ASA Electronics; Marcia Wood, Choptank Transport; Tim Hinckley, Americold; and David Wilke, Transervice Logistics Inc.</p> Wabash National agrees to acquire Supreme Industries http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wabash-national-agrees-acquire-supreme-industries <div class="field-byline"> By Kevin Jones </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Looking to the e-commerce future of the supply chain, a couple of North America’s largest transportation equipment companies are teaming up in a cash deal for about a third of a billion dollars.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wabash-national-agrees-acquire-supreme-industries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wabash-national-agrees-acquire-supreme-industries#comments Equipment Vehicles Fleet Equipment Refrigeration News Wed, 09 Aug 2017 14:22:00 +0000 45801 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Tippmann, Dick Cold Storage break ground on warehouse http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/tippmann-dick-cold-storage-break-ground-warehouse <div class="node-body article-body">National refrigerated warehouse builder Tippmann Innovation, along with Dick Cold Storage, has broken ground on a new project. Once finished, the new 115,000-square-foot public refrigerated warehouse will utilize the latest frozen food storage innovations.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/tippmann-dick-cold-storage-break-ground-warehouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/tippmann-dick-cold-storage-break-ground-warehouse#comments Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 08 Aug 2017 14:02:00 +0000 45791 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Top truck drivers vie in national championships http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/top-truck-drivers-vie-national-championships <div class="node-body article-body">American Trucking Associations is welcoming more than 420 of the trucking industry’s top professional truck drivers to Orlando FL for the 80th annual National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Driving Championships.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/top-truck-drivers-vie-national-championships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/top-truck-drivers-vie-national-championships#comments Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment News Tue, 08 Aug 2017 13:53:00 +0000 45781 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com CMC solution adds new Capture Wizard http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/cmc-solution-adds-new-capture-wizard <div class="node-body article-body">EBE Technologies announces an enhancement within its Connect Mobile Capture (CMC) solution. The new Capture Wizard feature assists drivers in obtaining the best-quality document images before submitting to dispatch.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/cmc-solution-adds-new-capture-wizard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/cmc-solution-adds-new-capture-wizard#comments Business Tools Software News Mon, 07 Aug 2017 15:28:00 +0000 45771 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Purkeys tool simplifies electrical testing http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/purkeys-tool-simplifies-electrical-testing <div class="node-body article-body">The Handheld Electrical Analyzer, developed by Purkeys, allows technicians to quickly and easily test the electrical systems of heavy-duty vehicles from the palm of their hand.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/purkeys-tool-simplifies-electrical-testing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/purkeys-tool-simplifies-electrical-testing#comments Components Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Mon, 07 Aug 2017 15:22:00 +0000 45761 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Truckload freight numbers climb in unusual surge http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truckload-freight-numbers-climb-unusual-surge <div class="node-body article-body">An unusual surge of truckload freight led to higher-than-normal volumes on the spot market during the week ending July 29, 2017, said DAT Solutions.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truckload-freight-numbers-climb-unusual-surge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truckload-freight-numbers-climb-unusual-surge#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Mon, 07 Aug 2017 14:06:00 +0000 45751 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com TCA designates 2017-18 scholarship winners http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/tca-designates-2017-18-scholarship-winners <div class="node-body article-body">The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) Scholarship Fund will be providing financial assistance to 50 undergraduate college students for the 2017-18 academic year.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/tca-designates-2017-18-scholarship-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/tca-designates-2017-18-scholarship-winners#comments Carriers News Mon, 07 Aug 2017 13:57:00 +0000 45741 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Penray provides cleaning solutions for in-ground storage tanks http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/featured-products/penray-provides-cleaning-solutions-ground-storage-tanks <div class="node-body article-body">If your facility has in-ground tanks for diesel fuel storage, Penray Inc suggests that it’s time for cleaning. Stored diesel fuel will have accumulated moisture, corrosion, oxidation and sludge, along with sediment deposits.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/featured-products/penray-provides-cleaning-solutions-ground-storage-tanks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/featured-products/penray-provides-cleaning-solutions-ground-storage-tanks#comments Featured Products Mon, 07 Aug 2017 13:07:00 +0000 45731 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com eNow solar system optional on Freightliner Cascadias http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/enow-solar-system-optional-freightliner-cascadias <div class="node-body article-body">eNow announced that new Freightliner Cascadia Class 8 raised-roof sleeper trucks can now be ordered with the eNow eCharge solar system as a pre-delivery installation at the Custom Truck Service centers as an option.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/enow-solar-system-optional-freightliner-cascadias" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/enow-solar-system-optional-freightliner-cascadias#comments Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Fri, 04 Aug 2017 14:00:00 +0000 45721 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com McLane Co, Love’s renew their relationship http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/mclane-co-love-s-renew-their-relationship <div class="node-body article-body">McLane Company Inc, a supply chain services company providing grocery and foodservice supply chain solutions, announced a renewal of its service agreement with long-time customer Love’s Travel Stops.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/mclane-co-love-s-renew-their-relationship" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/mclane-co-love-s-renew-their-relationship#comments Grocery Foodservice News Fri, 04 Aug 2017 13:53:00 +0000 45711 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Bulova Technologies acquires Big Red LTL ops http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/bulova-technologies-acquires-big-red-ltl-ops <div class="node-body article-body">Bulova Technologies Group Inc has completed its acquisition of Big Red LTL Transport Inc, a New Jersey-based trucking company with 38 refrigerated trailers, 27 trucks, and 38 customers with hubs in both Netcong NJ and Chicago IL.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/bulova-technologies-acquires-big-red-ltl-ops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/bulova-technologies-acquires-big-red-ltl-ops#comments Carriers News Thu, 03 Aug 2017 14:38:00 +0000 45701 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com US Foods plans to expand Virginia facility http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/us-foods-plans-expand-virginia-facility <div class="node-body article-body">US Foods, one of the nation’s largest foodservice distributors, plans to nearly double its footprint in Prince William County VA and create approximately 100 new jobs over the next five years.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/us-foods-plans-expand-virginia-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/us-foods-plans-expand-virginia-facility#comments Foodservice News Thu, 03 Aug 2017 14:32:00 +0000 45691 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com