Refrigerated Transporter http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/rss.xml en FSMA Compliance Timelines http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/fsma-compliance-timelines <div class="node-body gallery-body">Refer to this gallery for important Food Safety Modernization Act compliance dates. It also contains links to the US FDA information pages regarding this topic.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/fsma-compliance-timelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/fsma-compliance-timelines#comments Carriers Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:58:00 +0000 43311 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Wyoming DOT selects Lear for connected vehicle pilot program http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wyoming-dot-selects-lear-connected-vehicle-pilot-program <div class="node-body article-body">Lear Corporation has been chosen by the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) as its exclusive partner to supply advanced vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure road-side units and on-board units.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wyoming-dot-selects-lear-connected-vehicle-pilot-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wyoming-dot-selects-lear-connected-vehicle-pilot-program#comments Business Tools Components Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:37:00 +0000 43531 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Great Dane makes Microban standard in liners http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/great-dane-makes-microban-standard-liners <div class="node-body article-body">Great Dane and Microban International announced a new partnership that provides Microban antimicrobial product protection exclusively in Great Dane’s Everest reefers.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/great-dane-makes-microban-standard-liners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/great-dane-makes-microban-standard-liners#comments Components Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:26:00 +0000 43521 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Truck tonnage index dip contrary to positive signs http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truck-tonnage-index-dip-contrary-positive-signs <div class="node-body article-body">American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index retreated 0.1% in February 2017 after a 2.9% increase during January.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truck-tonnage-index-dip-contrary-positive-signs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truck-tonnage-index-dip-contrary-positive-signs#comments Business Tools Carriers News Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:28:00 +0000 43511 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Lineage Logistics, BluJay Solutions partner http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/lineage-logistics-blujay-solutions-partner <div class="node-body article-body">Temperature-controlled warehousing and logistics company Lineage Logistics LLC has formed a strategic partnership with BluJay Solutions, formerly Kewill, a provider of transportation management solutions.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/lineage-logistics-blujay-solutions-partner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/lineage-logistics-blujay-solutions-partner#comments Business Tools Carriers News Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:14:00 +0000 43501 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, 22 Mar 2017 13:00:00 +0000 16868 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com 3Gtms updates management software http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/3gtms-updates-management-software <div class="node-body article-body">3Gtms Inc has released version 16.1 of its 3G-TM transportation management system (TMS) software. It delivers new features and updates that represent the largest release in the company’s history.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/3gtms-updates-management-software" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/3gtms-updates-management-software#comments Business Tools Software News Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:20:00 +0000 43491 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com CarriersEdge adds driver survey ability http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/carriersedge-adds-driver-survey-ability <div class="node-body article-body">CarriersEdge announced that customers now have the ability to conduct customized driver surveys on the CarriersEdge platform in order to gain valuable insight into company performance and driver satisfaction.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/carriersedge-adds-driver-survey-ability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/carriersedge-adds-driver-survey-ability#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:13:00 +0000 43481 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Seatrade gains energy efficiency EDGE from PrimeLINE reefer units http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/seatrade-gains-energy-efficiency-edge-primeline-reefer-units <div class="node-body article-body">Expanding its refrigerated container capabilities with an eye toward reducing energy consumption, Seatrade Group NV has acquired more than 2,400 Carrier Transicold PrimeLINE container refrigeration units, including 2,000 featuring EDGE energy-saving technology.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/seatrade-gains-energy-efficiency-edge-primeline-reefer-units" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/seatrade-gains-energy-efficiency-edge-primeline-reefer-units#comments Equipment Carriers Refrigeration News Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:09:00 +0000 43471 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Hub Group honors Werner Enterprises http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/hub-group-honors-werner-enterprises <div class="node-body article-body">Transportation and logistics provider Werner Enterprises has been selected as Hub Group’s Elite Carrier of the Year from among its named 2016 Truckload Carriers of the Year.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/hub-group-honors-werner-enterprises" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/hub-group-honors-werner-enterprises#comments Carriers News Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:03:00 +0000 43461 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Central New Jersey Logistics Center to debut this autumn http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/central-new-jersey-logistics-center-debut-autumn <div class="node-body article-body">RLS Logistics is raising the bar on temperature-controlled logistics with the opening of its new Central New Jersey Logistics Center in Delanco NJ in autumn 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/central-new-jersey-logistics-center-debut-autumn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/central-new-jersey-logistics-center-debut-autumn#comments Cold Storage Foodservice News Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:11:00 +0000 43451 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Storax will showcase Poweracks system, Ranger pallet shuttle http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/storax-will-showcase-poweracks-system-ranger-pallet-shuttle <div class="node-body article-body">Storax will feature its innovative Poweracks mobile racking system and Ranger automated, high-density pallet shuttle at Booth S5623 during ProMat, taking place April 3-6, 2017, at McCormick Place in Chicago IL.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/storax-will-showcase-poweracks-system-ranger-pallet-shuttle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/storax-will-showcase-poweracks-system-ranger-pallet-shuttle#comments Products Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:14:00 +0000 43441 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Navajo tunes into EpicVue, plans to install it fleetwide http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/navajo-tunes-epicvue-plans-install-it-fleetwide <div class="node-body article-body">EpicVue, provider of premium in-cab satellite TV packaged for the trucking industry, announced that Navajo Express is on track to install more than 1,000 systems in its fleet.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/navajo-tunes-epicvue-plans-install-it-fleetwide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/navajo-tunes-epicvue-plans-install-it-fleetwide#comments Components Carriers Fleet Equipment News Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:18:00 +0000 43431 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com England Logistics chooses Load Track platform http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/england-logistics-chooses-load-track-platform <div class="node-body article-body">Freight brokerage company England Logistics has selected the Load Track platform from Trucker Tools for end-to-end shipment visibility and automation.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/england-logistics-chooses-load-track-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/england-logistics-chooses-load-track-platform#comments Business Tools Components Software Carriers Fleet Equipment News Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:11:00 +0000 43421 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Spot truckload freight volume proves vigorous http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-freight-volume-proves-vigorous <div class="node-body article-body">Total freight volume was 48% higher in February 2017 than in the same month of 2016, although the DAT North American Freight Index fell 13% and spot truckload rates softened in February compared with January.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-freight-volume-proves-vigorous" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-freight-volume-proves-vigorous#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:06:00 +0000 43411 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com TransAm Trucking driver wins Lytx award http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/transam-trucking-driver-wins-lytx-award <div class="node-body article-body">One of TransAm Trucking’s company drivers, Elwin Hines Sr, recently placed first in the For-Hire Trucking category of Lytx Inc’s annual Driver of the Year awards.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/transam-trucking-driver-wins-lytx-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/transam-trucking-driver-wins-lytx-award#comments Carriers News Thu, 16 Mar 2017 13:57:00 +0000 43401 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com DHL Global Forwarding reinforces leadership role http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/dhl-global-forwarding-reinforces-leadership-role <div class="node-body article-body">DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist within Deutsche Post DHL Group, is set to certify seven US stations of 11 across the Americas, according to the CEIV Pharma Standard of the International Air Transport Association (IATA).</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/dhl-global-forwarding-reinforces-leadership-role" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/dhl-global-forwarding-reinforces-leadership-role#comments Business Tools Carriers News Wed, 15 Mar 2017 14:47:00 +0000 43391 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Webinar will examine FSMA impact on fleets http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/webinar-will-examine-fsma-impact-fleets <div class="node-body article-body">Spireon will host a free educational webinar on the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), set for Thursday, March 16 at 2 pm EDT.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/webinar-will-examine-fsma-impact-fleets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/webinar-will-examine-fsma-impact-fleets#comments Business Tools Carriers Foodservice News Wed, 15 Mar 2017 14:22:00 +0000 43381 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Tools assist in cold chain monitoring http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/tools-assist-cold-chain-monitoring <div class="node-body article-body">OCEASOFT, a provider of wireless connected solutions for monitoring and tracking critical physical parameters, has developed two tools to streamline high-volume management of its Bluetooth-enabled dataloggers products.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/tools-assist-cold-chain-monitoring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/tools-assist-cold-chain-monitoring#comments Business Tools Software News Tue, 14 Mar 2017 15:34:00 +0000 43371 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com True Fuel Score helps reduce fuel waste http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/true-fuel-score-helps-reduce-fuel-waste <div class="node-body article-body">Vnomics Corporation has announced a new balanced driver scoring model for True Fuel, its stand-alone, OEM agnostic fuel optimization solution.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/true-fuel-score-helps-reduce-fuel-waste" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/true-fuel-score-helps-reduce-fuel-waste#comments Business Tools Software News Tue, 14 Mar 2017 15:26:00 +0000 43361 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Maersk orders 100 containers chilled by NaturaLINE system http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/maersk-orders-100-containers-chilled-naturaline-system <div class="node-body article-body">Striving to further reduce the environmental impact of its global shipping operations, Maersk Line has ordered the first 100 of a total of 200 refrigerated containers to be chilled by Carrier Transicold’s NaturaLINE natural-refrigerant-based system.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/maersk-orders-100-containers-chilled-naturaline-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/refrigeration/maersk-orders-100-containers-chilled-naturaline-system#comments Emissions Equipment Going Green Refrigeration News Tue, 14 Mar 2017 14:32:00 +0000 43351 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Forward Air chooses nuDeliverIt solution http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/forward-air-chooses-nudeliverit-solution <div class="node-body article-body">Forward Air, a provider of ground transportation and related logistics services to the North American air freight and expedited LTL market, has selected the nuDeliverIt mobile delivery tracking solution from NuVizz.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/forward-air-chooses-nudeliverit-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/forward-air-chooses-nudeliverit-solution#comments Components Carriers Fleet Equipment News Tue, 14 Mar 2017 14:22:00 +0000 43341 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Spot truckload rates accelerate while freight volume soars 17% http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-rates-accelerate-while-freight-volume-soars-17 <div class="node-body article-body">Spot truckload freight volume jumped 17% during the week ending March 4, 2017, and rates responded with the first week-over-week increase in national averages in more than a month, according to DAT Solutions.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-rates-accelerate-while-freight-volume-soars-17" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-rates-accelerate-while-freight-volume-soars-17#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Mon, 13 Mar 2017 14:03:00 +0000 43331 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com DuraTherm PLUS+ assures payload temps stay in six-degree range http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/duratherm-plus-assures-payload-temps-stay-six-degree-range <div class="node-body article-body">ACH Foam Technologies announces DuraTherm PLUS+, an advanced cold chain shipping solution that assures payload temperatures remain between 2° to 8 Celsius for a 24-hour delivery window.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/duratherm-plus-assures-payload-temps-stay-six-degree-range" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/products/duratherm-plus-assures-payload-temps-stay-six-degree-range#comments Products Mon, 13 Mar 2017 13:15:00 +0000 43321 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Roadrunner Transportation establishes RRTC network http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/roadrunner-transportation-establishes-rrtc-network <div class="node-body article-body">Roadrunner Transportation Systems has formed Roadrunner Temperature Controlled (RRTC), which will focus on providing temperature-controlled solutions for both large and small customers.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/roadrunner-transportation-establishes-rrtc-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/roadrunner-transportation-establishes-rrtc-network#comments Carriers News Thu, 09 Mar 2017 15:15:00 +0000 43301 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Hours of service provision suspension now permanent http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/hours-service-provision-suspension-now-permanent <div class="node-body article-body">Suspension of the 1 am to 5 am provision in the hours of service rule has now been made permanent. The Inspector General for the US Department of Transportation released a letter detailing its findings from the review of the final report of the Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver Hours of Service Restart Study.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/hours-service-provision-suspension-now-permanent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/hours-service-provision-suspension-now-permanent#comments Carriers News Wed, 08 Mar 2017 14:57:00 +0000 43291 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Partnership helps solve FSMA challenge http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/partnership-helps-solve-fsma-challenge <div class="node-body article-body">Vypin LLC and e4score TrackAssured are jointly offering shippers and carriers a cost-effective solution for visibility, alerting and analytics to comply with the Sanitary Transport rules under the Food Safety Modernization Act.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/partnership-helps-solve-fsma-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/partnership-helps-solve-fsma-challenge#comments Business Tools Carriers Foodservice News Wed, 08 Mar 2017 14:48:00 +0000 43281 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Load Track, Efreightsolutions integrated http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/load-track-efreightsolutions-integrated <div class="node-body article-body">Trucker Tools, provider of a driver smartphone app and automated Load Track platform, announces an integration with Efreightsolutions, a cloud-based transportation management system (TMS), that delivers real-time freight tracking, driver messaging and electronic proof-of-delivery (POD).</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/load-track-efreightsolutions-integrated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/load-track-efreightsolutions-integrated#comments Business Tools Components Software Fleet Equipment News Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:29:00 +0000 43271 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com IFPS launches mobile app for PLU codes http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/ifps-launches-mobile-app-plu-codes <div class="node-body article-body">With more than 1,400 price look-up codes (PLUs) now in use around the world, the International Federation for Produce Standards (IFPS) has launched a user-friendly app to help users from across the supply chain to source PLUs.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/ifps-launches-mobile-app-plu-codes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/ifps-launches-mobile-app-plu-codes#comments Business Tools Software Produce Foodservice News Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:22:00 +0000 43261 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Embark unveils self-driving truck transport technology http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/embark-unveils-self-driving-truck-transport-technology <div class="node-body article-body">Embark, developer of self-driving technologies for commercial transportation, has unveiled its self-driving truck technology to the public.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/embark-unveils-self-driving-truck-transport-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/embark-unveils-self-driving-truck-transport-technology#comments Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment News Tue, 07 Mar 2017 15:32:00 +0000 43251 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com