News http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/taxonomy/term/28782/more en Energy meter in Star Cool units powers cold chain transparency http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/energy-meter-star-cool-units-powers-cold-chain-transparency <div class="node-body article-body">To provide transparency into energy consumption throughout the transportation window, Maersk Container Industry (MCI) is introducing an energy meter feature integrated into new Star Cool refrigerated containers.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/energy-meter-star-cool-units-powers-cold-chain-transparency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/energy-meter-star-cool-units-powers-cold-chain-transparency#comments Components Equipment Carriers Fleet Equipment Refrigeration News Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0000 45121 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Spot truckload freight activity in May signals economic growth http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-freight-activity-may-signals-economic-growth <div class="node-body article-body">Spot truckload freight availability in May 2017 reached its highest point since September 2015, increasing 7.3% compared with April and 63% year over year, reported DAT Solutions.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-freight-activity-may-signals-economic-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-freight-activity-may-signals-economic-growth#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:26:00 +0000 45101 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com FDA launches third-party accreditation website http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/fda-launches-third-party-accreditation-website <div class="node-body article-body">The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has launched a website where organizations can apply to be recognized as a third-party accreditation body.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/fda-launches-third-party-accreditation-website" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/foodservice/fda-launches-third-party-accreditation-website#comments Business Tools Foodservice News Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:16:00 +0000 45091 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com In the Rearview Mirror: A May 1967 snapshot of the industry http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/rearview-mirror-may-1967-snapshot-industry <div class="node-body gallery-body">Half a century ago, when LBJ was president, the Vietnam War was intensifying, and youth culture was evolving with the Summer of Love on the horizon...</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/rearview-mirror-may-1967-snapshot-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/rearview-mirror-may-1967-snapshot-industry#comments Carriers Fleet Equipment News Wed, 21 Jun 2017 22:16:00 +0000 45081 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Truck Tonnage Index springs forward after three declines http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truck-tonnage-index-springs-forward-after-three-declines <div class="node-body article-body">American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 6.5% in May 2017 after a 1.5% decline during April.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truck-tonnage-index-springs-forward-after-three-declines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truck-tonnage-index-springs-forward-after-three-declines#comments Business Tools Carriers News Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:09:00 +0000 45071 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com <p>Tim Boyle/Getty Images News</p> State of Logistics Report supplies a look ahead http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/state-logistics-report-supplies-look-ahead <div class="node-body article-body">The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) released the 28th Annual State of Logistics Report during a press conference at the National Press Club in Washington DC.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/state-logistics-report-supplies-look-ahead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/state-logistics-report-supplies-look-ahead#comments Business Tools Literature News Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:56:00 +0000 45061 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com EROAD provides electronic IRP platform http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/eroad-provides-electronic-irp-platform <div class="node-body article-body">EROAD, a provider of fleet management, electronic tax reporting and ELD compliance solutions for the transportation industry, announced a new electronic registration management solution for IRP (International Registration Plan) recordkeeping, data capture and management processes.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/eroad-provides-electronic-irp-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/eroad-provides-electronic-irp-platform#comments Business Tools Software News Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:38:00 +0000 45051 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Roadside Resume offers complete picture http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/roadside-resume-offers-complete-picture <div class="node-body article-body">Vigillo, a SambaSafety company, has introduced Roadside Resume. This commercial driver safety, compliance and risk profile from Vigillo is being launched at the same time as the update of SambaSafety’s DriverMonitor driver risk management solution.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/roadside-resume-offers-complete-picture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/roadside-resume-offers-complete-picture#comments Business Tools Software News Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:27:00 +0000 45041 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Lineage Logistics acquires cold storage provider http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/lineage-logistics-acquires-cold-storage-provider <div class="node-body article-body">Temperature-controlled warehousing and logistics company Lineage Logistics LLC has acquired Partner Logistics, a leading European cold storage provider.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/lineage-logistics-acquires-cold-storage-provider" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/cold-storage/lineage-logistics-acquires-cold-storage-provider#comments Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:44:00 +0000 45031 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Mickey’s reefer body designed for city deliveries http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/mickey-s-reefer-body-designed-city-deliveries <div class="node-body article-body">Mickey Truck Bodies has designed a new refrigerated van body (reefer) featuring thermal-efficient composite panels on the roof, walls and floor designed to maintain the inside temperature from 0 to 32 degrees F more efficiently than conventional panels.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/mickey-s-reefer-body-designed-city-deliveries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/mickey-s-reefer-body-designed-city-deliveries#comments Equipment Vehicles Fleet Equipment Refrigeration News Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:37:00 +0000 45021 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com