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Using Social Media to Connect With Drivers, Customers

A woman snaps a photo of a mascot and a Hirschbach truck Fleets are turning to social media to share their company culture and engage with drivers. (Hirschbach)

Trucking companies are using social media to connect with drivers, build their brands and recruit and retain workers. And they’re having success.

Mindy Long | Special to Transport Topics
November 25, 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

Integrate and Excel

puzzle pieces BadBrother/iStock/Getty Images Plus

The proliferation of technology to run trucking and logistics companies has created a challenge of its own: Modern transportation companies must be able to effectively utilize data flowing from a growing number of discrete applications and systems. 

Katie Pyzyk | Special to Transport Topics
November 24, 2021
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment

Isaac, Trimble Among First to Receive ELD Certification in Canada

An Isaac Instruments ELD Several technology suppliers, including Isaac Instruments, have received third-party certification for Canada’s ELD mandate. (Isaac Instruments)

A handful of electronic logging devices have now received certification for Canada’s federal ELD mandate.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
November 10, 2021
Business, Technology, Safety

Tech Vendors Prepare for Canada’s Move to E-Logs

ELD Trucks cross the U.S.-Canada border via the Ambassador Bridge in Windsor, Ontario. (Cole Burston/Bloomberg News)

The trucking industry’s migration to federally mandated electronic logging devices is complete in the United States, but that transition is still a work in progress in Canada.

Mindy Long | Special to Transport Topics
September 10, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment

Fleets Find Many Ways to Harness Trailer Tracking Data

USA Truck USA Truck has outfitted its trailers with devices to track location and cargo status. (USA Truck)

As more trucking companies invest in trailer tracking systems, they are utilizing this technology in numerous ways.

Gary Frantz | Special to Transport Topics
September 10, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment

iTECH: New Look With a Familiar Feel

iTECH cover image

When Transport Topics published the inaugural issue of iTECH in April 2001, the trucking industry was only just beginning to realize the enormous potential for information technology to revolutionize business management. A lot has changed since then, and now, so has iTECH.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
September 10, 2021

Rise of the Smart Trailer

smart trailer illustration Brian Kelly/Transport Topics

Advances in telematics and data analytics are redefining the technology-enabled freight trailer.

Gary Frantz | Special to Transport Topics
September 10, 2021
Business, Technology

How Fleets Can Double Down on Ransomware Protection

Cyber locks JuSun/iStock-Getty Images Plus

With the threat of ransomware reaching new heights in 2021, many trucking and logistics companies are doubling down on their defenses against the scourge to make sure they’ve done everything they can to avoid becoming its next victim.

Joe Dysart | Webology 101
September 10, 2021

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