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2014-09-18 12:21:58

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today launched a new compendium of sustainable freight practices on its website, www.atri-online.org. The compendium identifies a number of sustainable practices being used by the trucking industry ranging from driver training, idle reduction and speed management to vehicle aerodynamics, tires and engine systems. In addition to identifying sustainable practices, the...

2014-09-16 16:20:29

PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spot market freight volume continued to achieve record-setting levels in August, increasing 32 percent compared to the same month in 2013. Freight availability remained constant from July to August, with a 0.4 percent uptick month over month, according to the DAT North American Freight Index. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146486 Compared to August 2013, freight volume rose for all three equipment categories in the U.S....

2014-09-16 12:21:14

DUBLIN, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Intermodal Freight Transportation Market by Solutions, & by Services - Worldwide Forecast & Analysis (2014-2019)" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Freight transportation plays a vital role in the development of any economy. The overall freight transportation system has evolved due to various technological advancements (containerization, vehicle...

2014-09-15 16:20:56

DALLAS and TEL-AVIV, Israel, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SC-integrity, Inc. (LoJack SCI) and Contguard Ltd. today announced a strategic alliance designed to provide their customers comprehensive security and real-time visibility of supply chain assets and cargo on a global basis. LoJack SCI will exclusively offer the Contguard CMU (Cargo Monitoring Unit) service for the North American market. Working together, LoJack SCI, with its SC iOn Command Center web-based user portal and...

2014-09-15 16:20:28

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GENCO, a leader in comprehensive transportation solutions and product lifecycle logistics® services, has named eight carriers as winners of the company's first "Carrier of the Year" awards. "The selected carriers represent the 'best of the best,'" says Tom Nightingale, president of GENCO's Transportation Logistics business unit. "GENCO makes every effort to ensure that, as we draw from our deep carrier base, we find mutually beneficial...

2014-09-12 12:20:34

- Celebration coincides with American Trucking Associations' 'Trucking Moves America Forward' campaign FORT SMITH, Ark., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ABF Freight(SM), an ArcBest company, is celebrating National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, September 14-20, 2014, with a system-wide campaign honoring both The Skill & The Will(SM) demonstrated by its employees and the fundamental role of transportation industry employees in building and sustaining economic growth. "This...

2014-09-12 08:20:38

DUBLIN, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Freight Management System (Freight Operation Management, Freight Information, Security & Monitoring, Cargo Screening, Logistics Management) Market - Forecast & Analysis to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The efficient movement of freight is essential to any economy and also to the quality of life. Introducing an efficient,...

2014-09-11 23:04:51

Partners combine 140+ years of supply chain security innovation with the most trusted name in in-transit cargo tracking and recovery to present the world’s most advanced solutions to protect freight at ASIS 2014 in Atlanta. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 TydenBrooks, the world’s oldest and most innovative source of supply chain security solutions, and LoJack SCI, the global leader in supply chain monitoring & loss prevention services, are announcing the launch of...

2014-09-11 12:31:45

Automated freight tracking leads to improved visibility while reducing the need for driver check calls. CLEVELAND, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunline, a leading full service transport solution provider, turned to MacroPoint for help increasing their visibility on loads run by third party drivers and brokered carriers. With load level shipment tracking built to work on any cell phone, even flip phones, MacroPoint's freight tracking software now provides Sunline with automated location...

2014-09-08 16:21:02

- Award seen as important measure of customer satisfaction and performance excellence FORT SMITH, Ark., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year and the third time overall, ABF Freight(SM) is a recipient of a Quest for Quality Award from the staffs of Peerless Research Group and Logistics Management magazine and is being honored for its expedited service offerings. ABF Freight was featured in the magazine's August issue and will be honored during the Quest for...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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