Software http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7869/more en Spot truckload freight rates hit highest level in nearly two years http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-freight-rates-hit-highest-level-nearly-two-years <div class="node-body article-body">Spot truckload freight activity in June 2017 rallied to record highs for the number of available loads while rates rose to their highest points in nearly two years, according to the DAT North American Freight Index.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-freight-rates-hit-highest-level-nearly-two-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-freight-rates-hit-highest-level-nearly-two-years#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:06:00 +0000 45461 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Fleetmatics LogBook can manage HOS http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/fleetmatics-logbook-can-manage-hos <div class="node-body article-body">With the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate requiring commercial drivers to digitally manage their time behind the wheel (hours of service, or HOS) just five months away, the launch of LogBook for iOS by Fleetmatics puts HOS management in the palms of drivers’ hands.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/fleetmatics-logbook-can-manage-hos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/fleetmatics-logbook-can-manage-hos#comments Business Tools Software News Tue, 18 Jul 2017 18:09:00 +0000 45431 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Rolling Strong unveils wellness platform http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/rolling-strong-unveils-wellness-platform <div class="node-body article-body">Rolling Strong, provider of driver wellness programs for transportation companies and their drivers, as well as owner-operators, has unveiled a new mobile health and wellness platform.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/rolling-strong-unveils-wellness-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/rolling-strong-unveils-wellness-platform#comments Business Tools Software News Tue, 18 Jul 2017 18:01:00 +0000 45421 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Truckload freight activity backs off in short work week http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truckload-freight-activity-backs-short-work-week <div class="node-body article-body">Spot truckload freight activity fell sharply during the week ending July 8, 2017, as the number of posted loads decreased 34% and truck posts slipped 19%, said DAT Solutions.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truckload-freight-activity-backs-short-work-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/truckload-freight-activity-backs-short-work-week#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:24:00 +0000 45361 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Device calculates air disc brake savings http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/device-calculates-air-disc-brake-savings <div class="node-body article-body">Haldex, a global manufacturer of air brake systems for trucks, trailers and buses, has introduced its Air Disc Brake Savings Calculator to help fleets determine the long-term savings of air disc brakes compared with drum brakes over the life of a vehicle.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/device-calculates-air-disc-brake-savings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/device-calculates-air-disc-brake-savings#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Mon, 10 Jul 2017 15:53:00 +0000 45311 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com SP LogBook aids in ELD rule compliance http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/sp-logbook-aids-eld-rule-compliance <div class="node-body article-body">Vehicle Tracking Solutions (VTS) has announced the launch of its most recent Silent Passenger fleet management GPS platform innovation: SP LogBook.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/sp-logbook-aids-eld-rule-compliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/sp-logbook-aids-eld-rule-compliance#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Mon, 10 Jul 2017 15:45:00 +0000 45301 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Omnitracs updates Roadnet Anywhere http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/omnitracs-updates-roadnet-anywhere <div class="node-body article-body">Omnitracs LLC is offering Roadnet Anywhere v4.5. The latest software update incorporates advanced vehicle overview features, allowing managers to view the status of their entire fleet while enhancing workflow configurations on the ground.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/omnitracs-updates-roadnet-anywhere" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/omnitracs-updates-roadnet-anywhere#comments Business Tools Components Software Fleet Equipment News Mon, 03 Jul 2017 18:05:00 +0000 45221 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Spot truckload rates hold steady as summer starts http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-rates-hold-steady-summer-starts <div class="node-body article-body">The number of posted loads gained 2.5% while truck posts dipped 1.2% on the spot truckload market during the week ending June 24, 2017, said DAT Solutions.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-rates-hold-steady-summer-starts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/spot-truckload-rates-hold-steady-summer-starts#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Fri, 30 Jun 2017 13:47:00 +0000 45201 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Onix provides solutions for ELD rule http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/onix-provides-solutions-eld-rule <div class="node-body article-body">Technology product and solutions provider Onix announced that the company will now offer services and consulting to transportation companies and carriers impacted by the electronic logging device (ELD) rule.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/onix-provides-solutions-eld-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/business-tools/onix-provides-solutions-eld-rule#comments Business Tools Software Carriers News Tue, 27 Jun 2017 17:36:00 +0000 45141 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