News en Energy meter in 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Components Equipment Carriers Fleet Equipment Refrigeration News Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:00:00 +0000 45121 at Spot truckload freight activity in 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Tools Software Carriers News Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:26:00 +0000 45101 at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Tools Foodservice News Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:16:00 +0000 45091 at In the Rearview Mirror: A May 1967 snapshot of the 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Carriers Fleet Equipment News Wed, 21 Jun 2017 22:16:00 +0000 45081 at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Tools Carriers News Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:09:00 +0000 45071 at <p>Tim Boyle/Getty Images News</p> State of Logistics Report supplies a 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Tools Literature News Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:56:00 +0000 45061 at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Tools Software News Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:38:00 +0000 45051 at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Tools Software News Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:27:00 +0000 45041 at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cold Storage Foodservice News Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:44:00 +0000 45031 at Mickey’s reefer body designed for 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Equipment Vehicles Fleet Equipment Refrigeration News Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:37:00 +0000 45021 at