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Business, Technology

Qualcomm Reports Higher Profits for 4Q, Year

Qualcomm Inc. said its fiscal fourth-quarter net income rose 22% to $1.06 billion, or 62 cents per share, from $865 million, or 53 cents, a year ago.

November 7, 2011
Business, Technology

Kenworth Says Tech Advances Boost Market Share

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. — Truck research conducted here has helped boost Kenworth Truck Co. sales by more than 90% this year, and ongoing demonstrations for fleets could maintain the trend into next year, the company’s general manager said of activities at the Paccar Technical Center.

November 7, 2011
Business, Technology

UPS Freight Adds Online Notifications for LTL Pickups

UPS Freight last week unveiled new less-than-truckload pickup features for shippers and their customers that are meant to enhance service.

November 7, 2011
Business, Technology

Website Gives Fleets Information on Environmental Rules

A recently launched website, the Transportation Environmental Resource Center, aims to provide a wide range of information on environmental regulations for trucking companies.

November 7, 2011
Business, Technology

Intermec Swings to 3Q Profit

Supply chain technology firm Intermec Inc. said it posted third-quarter earnings of $700,000, or 1 cent per share, compared with a loss of $6.9 million, or 11 cents, a year ago.

November 4, 2011
Business, Technology

New Trailer Tools Save Fuel, Raise Productivity, Firms Say

GRAPEVINE, Texas — Enhancements to trailer productivity were spotlighted recently as suppliers offered several approaches to fleets for improving productivity by either lowering fuel costs or increasing payloads.

October 31, 2011
Business, Technology

Prophesy Transportation Debuts Fuel Card Module

Trucking and logistics software provider Prophesy Transportation Solutions announced the release of its Advanced Fuel Card Manager module for DispatchSeries.

October 31, 2011
Business, Technology

Cheetah Software Updates Its Mobile App for Android

Cheetah Software Systems Inc. said it has made available its next generation Cheetah Mobile app for the Android platform.

October 31, 2011
Perspective, Business, Technology

Opinion: Business Process Management

There is no question that the trucking industry in the past decade has made substantial progress in its embrace and use of technology to achieve best practices for every vital function and process from fleet management, dispatch and accounting to sophisticated tracking, business intelligence and almost any task you can name.

October 31, 2011
Business, Technology

Iteris’ Fiscal 2Q Income Jumps

Iteris Inc., a provider of traffic management technology, said its fiscal second-quarter earnings more than doubled from a year ago.

October 28, 2011

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