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$400 Price Reduction on Select ClipperCreek Electric Vehicle Charging Stations 

$400 Price Reduction on Select ClipperCreek Electric Vehicle Charging Stations 

| January 29, 2019

ClipperCreek, a worldwide leader in Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) that continues to lead the Electric Vehicle Charging Station industry in customer value, has announced a new low price on its access controlled Liberty-enabled CS Charging Station. Since its introduction in 2010, the Liberty-enabled CS Charging Station has been ClipperCreek’s flagship access control model, utilizing […]

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ATA Truck Tonnage Index Increased 6.6% in 2018

ATA Truck Tonnage Index Increased 6.6% in 2018

| January 23, 2019

American Trucking Associations For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 6.6% in all of 2018 – the largest annual gain since 1998 “The good news is that 2018 was a banner year for truck tonnage, witnessing the largest annual increase we’ve seen in two decades,” said ATA Chief Economist Bob Costello. “With that said, there is evidence that the […]

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Predictive Maintenance Platform Focuses on Uptime for Industrial and Ag Fleets

Predictive Maintenance Platform Focuses on Uptime for Industrial and Ag Fleets

| January 23, 2019

MANN+HUMMEL partners with Sierra Wireless to provide real-time reporting to reduce equipment damage and repair costs. MANN HUMMEL has selected Sierra Wireless’ Smart SIMs and AirVantage® IoT Platform to connect and manage global deployments of Senzit, the company’s new predictive maintenance platform developed to increase uptime for industrial and agricultural fleets. The buildup of dust […]

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Ryder Deploys Robots and Drones in its Smart Warehouse

Ryder Deploys Robots and Drones in its Smart Warehouse

| January 20, 2019

Ryder has partnered with several innovative start-ups to provide the technologies that bring what was once considered the warehouse-of-the-future to life. Ryder System announced today the successful transformation of Ryder smart warehouses in the Miami, Dallas, and Chicago markets. These transformed warehouses – or showcase sites – deliver advanced automation, flexible and instantly scalable operations, real-time visibility, […]

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EV Charging Station Buyer’s Guide Series: Staying Safe

EV Charging Station Buyer’s Guide Series: Staying Safe

| January 13, 2019

After deciding to buy a plug-in electric vehicle, often the next decision is to purchase a Level 2 charging station for faster charging at home.  Safety might not be the first consideration when selecting a charging station, but safety is actually the most important thing to consider. This video series from ClipperCreek helps you choose […]

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Self-Driving Truck Makes Beer Delivery

Self-Driving Truck Makes Beer Delivery

| January 13, 2019

Anheuser-Busch says it has completed the world’s first commercial shipment by self-driving truck, sending a beer-filled tractor-trailer on a journey of more than 120 miles through Colorado.

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Real Volvo Truck for 3 Year Old Boy

Real Volvo Truck for 3 Year Old Boy

| January 10, 2019

The new Volvo VNL – World’s largest unboxing starring 3-year-old Joel

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Keith Lovetro Takes the Helm at OIL as New CEO

Keith Lovetro Takes the Helm at OIL as New CEO

| January 10, 2019

OIA Global has named Keith Lovetro as their new Chief Executive Officer. Lovetro brings 35 years of experience in shipping, freight, and transportation services. OIA has grown into a $1.3 billion supply chain management leader. Keith Lovetro joins OIA Global during a period of rapid growth and will assume overall responsibility for the financial performance of the […]

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Trucking Companies Exposed To New Liability Risk After FMCSA Preemption

Trucking Companies Exposed To New Liability Risk After FMCSA Preemption

| January 10, 2019

Motor carriers who do not follow California’s meal and rest break laws risk pending or future civil lawsuits. Those new risks were triggered by a petition filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in late December by the Teamsters union. The Teamsters want the court to reverse the federal agency’s ruling, claiming […]

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Small Texas Town and NYC Emerge as Top Growth Cities, Survey Shows

Small Texas Town and NYC Emerge as Top Growth Cities, Survey Shows

| January 5, 2019

U-Haul offers unique perspective on U.S City population migration According to the latest research, the top five growth cities in 2018 may be a bit of a surprise according to U-Haul.  They included Spring, Texas; Manhattan, N.Y.; Harrisburg, Pa.; and the Grand Rapids/Wyoming, Mich., market. While migration trends do not correlate directly to population or […]

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