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Bendix Says Approaching NHTSA Mandate Boosts Sales of Electronic Stability Systems

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems said it has sold its 450,000th Electronic Stability Program, a system that automatically deploys a truck’s brakes to protect against loss of control from swerving or a rollover.

May 4, 2016
Business, Technology

SkyBitz Introduces Tracking Device for Oil and Gas Applications

SkyBitz has introduced a tracking device for equipment used in oil and gas applications. 

May 2, 2016
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment

Wex to Integrate Fuel Data With ELDs

Fuel-card provider Wex Inc. announced that it plans to help fleets better manage purchases by combining its fuel data with telematics data from electronic logging devices.

April 29, 2016
Government, Business, Technology

Capitol Agenda for the Week of April 26: Primary Winner Shuster on Trucking Issues

Pete Marovich/Bloomberg News

Pennsylvanians go to the polls today, and Rep. Bill Shuster, chairman of the transportation panel in the House, is favored to keep his 9th District seat. Shuster's campaign shared the Congressman's current thoughts on the hottest issues in trucking. Here's the week ahead for trucking on Capitol Hill.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
April 27, 2016
Business, Technology

PeopleNet Offers Software on Zebra's Rugged Handheld Device

PeopleNet said its mobile fleet-management software is now certified to run on Zebra Technologies’ Symbol TC70 rugged handheld device.

April 25, 2016
Business, Technology

Replay: LiveOnWeb on On-Demand Delivery

Moser, Armstrong, Bearth by Transport Topics

Our April 20 LiveOnWeb webcast looked at how online shopping is creating enormous disruption to freight networks and modes of delivery. We examined and a future transportation network in which human couriers work alongside an array of automated vehicles to bring goods directly to consumers. Plus we looked back at the new TT Top 50 Logistics Companies rankings. Watch the replay.

April 20, 2016
Business, Technology

Ginsberg’s Implements Appian Routing Software

New York-area foodservice distributor Ginsberg’s Foods is implementing Appian routing and scheduling software from TMW Systems, the companies announced in a joint statement.

April 19, 2016
Business, Technology

Spireon Introduces Reefer Telematics Product

Trailer tracking provider Spireon Inc. has introduced its first telematics product for refrigerated trailers.

April 18, 2016
Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety, Government, Autonomous

Cass Freight Index Dips 1.5% in March from 2015 Level


Cass Information Systems’ freight index, based primarily on trucking, dipped 1.5% in March on a year-over-year basis, but gained 1.4% from February of this year.

April 18, 2016
Business, Technology

Omnitracs Launches Sylectus Mobile On Demand Feature

Fleet-management services provider Omnitracs said its Sylectus Mobile On Demand feature is now available.

April 18, 2016