Business, Technology, Equipment, Logistics

How Software Helps Enable Industry Consolidation

Transportation management system software Transportation management software can help fleets with operations including back-office functions, accounting and recruiting. (McLeod Software)

The trucking industry has undergone further consolidation amid a surge of acquisitions, and software has enabled much of that.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
December 23, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment

The Value of Choice

Clevenger: With each passing year, the trucking industry’s technology market expands with more products and services designed to give fleet managers, dispatchers and drivers access to more information.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
November 24, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment

Videoconferencing: Key Features for Trucking Firms

Dysart: Given that working from home is expected to become a permanent component of business culture moving forward, you'll want to be sure you're using video meeting software that's a perfect fit for your trucking company.

Joe Dysart | Webology 101
November 24, 2021
Business, Technology

Fullbay Names Patrick McKittrick CEO

Software company Fullbay, which is focused on improving the operational efficiency of heavy-duty repair shops, named Patrick McKittrick as CEO.

November 19, 2021
Business, Technology

Trucker Tools Announces Integration With Port TMS

Truck on highway Trucker Tools

Trucker Tools announced Aug. 26 a platform integration with transportation management software provider Port TMS.

August 27, 2021
Business, Technology

Trucker Tools Acquired by ASG

Trucker Tools has been acquired by the software-focused investment portfolio company ASG, the companies announced June 22.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
June 22, 2021
Business, Technology

Curing Remote Workers’ Blues

Covenant truck Eric Whitton, senior vice president of technology at Covenant Transportation Services, said he sees more upsides than downsides for remote work. (Covenant Transport)

Given the stubborn persistence of the coronavirus, many trucking and logistics companies have turned to collaborative “teams” software to ensure their managers and staff can work virtually for the foreseeable future.

Joe Dysart | Webology 101
November 30, 2020

Using Automation and Gaining Insight

McLeod Webinar Art

Houston Vaughn, President and COO of P&S Transportation will join Tom McLeod, President and CEO of McLeod Software, to share examples and insights on how the powerful combination of automation and business intelligence can make a big difference every day in a trucking company’s operations.

October 22, 2020
Business, Technology, Logistics

Uber to Sell Software, Starting With Four-Van Transit Service

The Uber car service application. The Uber car service application. (Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg News)

Uber Technologies Inc. is getting into software. The company is making the technology that powers its ride-hailing business available to others, starting with public transit agencies.

Lizette Chapman | Bloomberg News
June 17, 2020
Business, Technology

How 5 Days Can Equal $500,000 or More

Cash is king. So why are you still waiting longer than you should to collect what’s yours? In this webinar, you’ll learn how to bill and collect cash from your customers faster, the hidden value locked in your receivables, and what unlocking that value can do for your business

November 20, 2019