Technology
Business, Technology

UPS Adds 100 Electric Delivery Trucks to California Fleet

UPS Inc.

UPS Inc. said it has put 100 new all-electric delivery trucks in service in California.

Transport Topics
February 11, 2013
Business, Technology

WEX Inc. Reports Lower 4Q Profit

Fleet payment processing company WEX Inc., formerly Wright Express Corp., said its fourth-quarter profit fell on costs associated with the acquisition of Fleet One.

Transport Topics
February 11, 2013
Government, Business, Technology, Autonomous

Podcast Debut: ‘RoadSigns’ Tackles Autonomous

RoadSigns podcast

Welcome to the inaugural episode of Transport Topics' new podcast: RoadSigns. Our debut episode focuses on how the trucking industry’s steady and ongoing development of autonomous technology may someday affect truck drivers. Click to listen!

Transport Topics
June 11, 2018
Business, Technology

Blue Tree Introduces Portable In-Cab Device

Fleet telematics provider Blue Tree Systems Inc. said it is introducing a portable version of its R:COM in-cab terminal to enable fleets to use the fleet management system in owner-operator and rental vehicles when adding capacity.

Transport Topics
February 5, 2013
Business, Technology

U.S. Bank, DOD Extend Freight Payment Deal

U.S. Bank said it has extended its long-term contract to provide electronic freight payment processing for the U.S. Department of Defense.

Transport Topics
February 5, 2013
Business, Technology

Qualcomm’s Trucking Unit Posts Loss

Qualcomm Inc., San Diego, said the unit that includes its in-cab wireless communications devices lost $3 million before taxes in its fiscal first quarter ended Dec. 30.

Transport Topics
February 4, 2013
Business, Technology

XRS Launches Fleet Optimization Platform for Mobile Devices

XRS Corp. said it has released a platform for fleet optimization and compliance that can run on more than 50 types of mobile devices.

Transport Topics
January 29, 2013
Business, Technology

Spireon Testing Next-Gen GPS Device, Expects Trailer Tracking Market Growth

Asset-tracking provider Spireon Inc. said that it is testing a next-generation GPS device for its FleetLocate trailer-tracking platform and predicted the trucking industry will increase spending on technology this year.

January 28, 2013
Business, Technology

Robocom Acquires Munics Information Systems

Supply chain software company Robocom Systems International said it has acquired Munics Information Systems. Terms were not disclosed.

Transport Topics
January 28, 2013
Government, Business, Technology

Minn. DOT Testing Cameras to Monitor for Truck Parking Spots

The Minnesota Department of Transportation has said it will test using cameras to help truck drivers find available parking slots.

Transport Topics
January 25, 2013
Business, Technology, Equipment

ATA Adds Drivewyze PreClear to Its Featured Products List

American Trucking Associations said Wednesday it has added the electronic weigh station pre-clearance system, Drivewyze PreClear, to its group of featured products for the trucking industry.

Transport Topics
January 23, 2013

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