Transportation

In-Transit Visibility Is Your Competitive Advantage

In-Transit Visibility Is Your Competitive Advantage

Tracking shipments is an integral component of effective supply chain management and control. Increasingly sophisticated customer service needs, such as within-an-hour delivery, require solutions that will provide logistics firms with critical data and insight needed to adapt. Though visibility in supply chains is a growing requirement, implementation of sensor technology varies across the industry. As a result, employing visibility in your delivery process can still provide significant competitive advantages.

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Application SoftwareField Service/DeliveryTransportation

On the Road Again: A Better Way to Manage Hours of Service

On the Road Again: A Better Way to Manage Hours of Service

Driving a truck can be stressful. In addition to the actual driving of the vehicle and managing the business requirements, one must also meet safety and other regulations. For example, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) rule for Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) has a looming deadline. Carriers still using paper logs must implement an ELD solution by December 18, 2017.

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Application SoftwareOil and GasTransportation

Cold Chains: Real-time Visibility and Cargo Integrity

Cold Chains: Real-time Visibility and Cargo Integrity

In a previous post, we talked generally about supply-chain management. This time, let’s dig deeper into a specialty area of real-time monitoring and the visibility it provides for the integrity of the shipment. Cold Chain is defined by Wikipedia as “a temperature-controlled supply chain.

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Transportation

Supply Chain Management: Visibility is the First Step

Supply Chain Management: Visibility is the First Step

Tracking goods from their point of origin to their destination is something we all do more often than we realize—whether we’re picking someone up from the airport or waiting at home for an online purchase, we tend to click the “refresh” button quite a bit. But, after all, if the plane is late or the package arrives while you’re out, the inconvenience is relatively minor.

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Transportation

Put Peace Of Mind In The Palm Of Your Buyers’ Hand

Put Peace Of Mind In The Palm Of Your Buyers’ Hand

Telematics technology isn't just about protecting the dealer’s investment anymore. With the right mobile app, vehicle location and other information is available directly to customers. For them, telematics is less about vehicle tracking and risk management, and more about staying connected and protecting loved ones. A mobile app puts vehicle location information and other safety features in the palm of the customer’s hand.

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Value Added ServicesSmall and Medium-Sized BusinessesTransportationVehicle Finance

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