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2014-06-04 08:28:22

Limited edition boxed gift set celebrates the legends, lore, songs, and stories that have shaped the American open road, in store for Father's Day SKOKIE, Ill., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With Memorial Day - the traditional kick-off to summer - in the rear view mirror, millions of families will soon be packing up the station wagon, SUV and car for this summer's memory-making road trips. For generations, Rand McNally has been along for the ride as the go-to guide, helping families navigate...

2014-05-19 08:21:59

Company Achieves Significant Margin Growth by Reducing Idle Time and Increasing Productivity SKOKIE, Ill., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just weeks after RJW Transport, Inc. implemented Rand McNally's TND(TM) 760 fleet management devices across its fleet, executives report that the company is exceeding the goals of its investment. Based in Woodridge, Illinois, RJW Transport (RJW) provides truckload and less-than-truckload transportation across the United States and Canada, as well...

2014-04-15 08:21:41

Latest Edition of America's #1 Road Atlas Released Today SKOKIE, Ill., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Rand McNally released the 91(st) edition of America's #1 Road Atlas - just in time for vacationers to plan their ultimate summer road trips. Packed full of ideas for exploring unique areas of the country, as well as highlighting the best of small-town America, the Road Atlas is ready to help create this summer's unforgettable moments....

2014-04-14 08:40:43

CINCINNATI, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, at the National Private Truck Council's 2014 Education Management Conference, Rand McNally announced the release of a major new navigation and software update for its line of mobile fleet management devices, including the HD 100, TND(TM) 760 and TPC 7600. With the release, the devices will have access to a full map update and new navigation features, as well as supplementary Hours of Service rules to help track hours in various locations and...

2014-04-10 23:28:39

Rand McNally has chosen geospatial solutions specialist GeoDecisions to provide advanced geographic information system (GIS) services to support its mobile fleet management initiatives. The partnership enables Rand McNally to make more informed decisions on day-to-day routing, fuel economy, and safety. Harrisburg, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 GeoDecisions, a division of Gannett Fleming that specializes in geospatial solutions, was chosen by Rand McNally to provide advanced...

2014-04-04 12:20:15

ARLINGTON, Va., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations announced it was welcoming Rand McNally as the latest ATA Featured Product partner. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100129/ATALOGO "Now more than ever, the trucking industry depends on accurate information about the location of goods and status of drivers," said ATA President and CEO Bill Graves. "Rand McNally's commitment to our industry is strong and we're pleased to welcome them...

2014-03-24 08:21:53

New service allows drivers to bypass weigh stations GRAPEVINE, Texas, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Rand McNally announced that it has signed an agreement with Drivewyze Inc. to provide the Drivewyze "PreClear" weigh station bypass service for Rand McNally's suite of mobile fleet management devices. The Drivewyze PreClear service enables commercial truck drivers to clear weigh station requirements before reaching a location, thereby deferring stops and bypassing weigh...

2014-03-24 08:21:45

Owner-Operator Fleet Embraces New Technology SKOKIE, Ill., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seeking to balance the company need to innovate with concerns from its owner-operator drivers about in-cab technology, ACME Truck Line, Inc. has chosen to install Rand McNally's TND(TM) 760 devices for mobile communication, fleet management and navigation. ACME, a Louisiana-based carrier with 2,800+ owner-operators and 120 locations, is focused on the oil field and energy industries. With a...

2014-03-18 08:22:10

New Technology Has Improved Holland Trucking's CSA BASIC Scores as well SKOKIE, Ill., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When CSA BASIC scores needed improving, the management team at Holland Transfer Company chose Rand McNally's TND(TM) 760 mobile fleet management solution to help drive the process. In just one year, the company has dramatically improved its scores with no HOS violations. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140318/CG84943 Holland Transfer, an asset-based regional...

2014-02-25 08:22:03

Driver Interface, Prophesy Dispatch Integration and Customer Support Tools Drove Decision SKOKIE, Ill., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Rand McNally announced that GSA International, Ltd. (GSA) has fully deployed the company's TND(TM) 760 mobile fleet management solution across its fleet of 40 trucks. GSA, a Michigan-based, full-service logistics provider, reports significant operational time and cost savings since migrating to Rand McNally's device. GSA's fleet has operated...


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