Sustainable Shipping Practices: How the Industry is Going Green

sustainable shipping practices

The shipping industry plays a crucial role in the global economy, facilitating the movement of goods across the world’s oceans. However, it has also been associated with significant environmental challenges, including air and water pollution, greenhouse gas emissions, and marine life disruption. In recent years, there has been a growing recognition of the need for […]

Using Technology to Handle Freight Market Changes

Freight market

The freight market has changed dramatically in recent years. The growth of e-commerce has led to increased demand, while new technologies are changing how businesses can move goods from one place to another. Carriers are using technology to handle this change and help their customers get the best prices and services in a volatile market. […]

How to Solve Your Technician Shortage

Technician shortage in transportation industry

The transportation industry is facing a serious technician shortage, an effect of the expanding economy and decreasing workforce. The lack of qualified technicians is forcing businesses to close, while other companies are experiencing significant delays in servicing vehicles. If you want to keep your business competitive and profitable, then you need to know how to […]

The Role of Video Intelligence in Transportation

Video intelligence in transportation

The transportation industry is in the midst of a digital transformation. With self-driving vehicles expected to hit the road this year and ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft continuing to expand, it’s no surprise that companies are looking for ways to improve both passenger experience and safety. One way they can do this? By integrating […]

Five Ways to Extend the Value of Your Fleet Management Technology

Fleet management

For many years, one of the greatest advantages of owning a fleet of vehicles was monitoring their location and other information. Technology has changed dramatically over the past decade, and so have your options for monitoring vehicle data. While some companies still offer basic GPS tracking systems, many more can help you make sense of […]

Trucking Acquisitions A Sign Of The Future?

Trucking Acquisitions

“There’s a lot of dancing going on that we haven’t seen in the past three years,” said Lana Batts, principal of transportation consulting firm Transport Capital Partners. “Buyers are kissing a lot of frogs and being very picky,” she told Fleet Owner. But when the fit is good, fleets are currently viewing acquisition as the best way […]

Online Training Course To Help Fleets Switch To Electric Vehicles

Online training course to help fleets switch to electric vehicles

Believed to be the first training course designed to help businesses make the switch in a structured and informed fashion, the course lasts four hours and will be held for the first time at 10am on 16 March 2021. The ‘Making the Switch to EVs’ training has been created by a team led by the […]