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A New Technology Solution for Monitoring Your Cold Chain

  • June 04, 2019
  • Jeffrey Newman
  • Reading Time: 3 minutes
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With a growing global market that includes a strong demand for fresh food, supply chain’s cold side has never been more important. Companies want to ensure their product is fresh, as well as safe, when it reaches consumers. However, governments and organizations add another layer of complexity because they want to guarantee the same things …

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The Impact of Distracted Driving on Your Fleet

  • April 23, 2019
  • Kristy Cartier
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
Distracted Driving and Commercial Fleets

Distracted driving continues to increase ranging from fiddling with the radio to texting. It impacts not only consumers but fleet drivers as well. According to a recent industry report, drivers are 10% more distracted now than they were last year. It increased in every state except Vermont, including the frequency and duration of cell phone …

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What Is the Electronic Records & Signatures Regulation?

  • March 25, 2019
  • Jeffrey Newman
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
CalAmp Electronic Records for SCI Blog

Supply chains fall under a number of laws and industry standards. One of them is the Electronic Records and Signatures Regulation (ERESR), also known as FDA 21 CFR Part 11. This law has been around for over 20 years yet is still often misunderstood. Complying with ERESR can seem like a lot of hassle with …

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3 Ways to Better Allocate Fleet Resources with Telematics

  • March 06, 2019
  • Kristy Cartier
  • Reading Time: 3 minutes
CalAmp - Fleet Allocation with Telematic

A fleet manager’s job revolves around getting more out of fleet resources while reducing expenditures. The best way to do that is to continually analyze and optimize how the fleet is used. The more efficient your assets, the more competitive your operations can be. Luckily, manual ways of assessing needs and performance are giving way …

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School Bus Safety: Helping To Make It Better

  • February 28, 2019
  • Gregory J. Hill
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
CalAmp-Synovia for School Bus Safety

When it comes to students who take the bus to school, parents often wonder whether their child arrived to their destination safely and on time. Without effective technology that enables real-time insight via data reports collected directly from the school bus, that visibility is limited and manual, e.g. phone call. Therefore, the need to know …

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The Changing Subprime Auto Finance Landscape

  • February 26, 2019
  • Bill Caan
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
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A number of seemingly unrelated factors are bringing big changes to auto finance, especially in the subprime market: higher balances, longer terms, more delinquencies and a changing regulatory landscape will heat up competition and increase pressure on auto dealers and lenders alike in the coming years. Independent dealers especially will need to look at innovative …

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Solutions Built With Your Tough Environments In Mind

  • February 20, 2019
  • Kinana Hussain
  • Reading Time: 3 minutes
CalAmp Ruggedized Solutions

Construction is a tough business on the best days. Factors such as rain or snow make it even tougher at times. Yet you cannot just stop your project when the weather gets challenging. You need a telematics solution as tough as you are to monitor equipment location and utilization as well as communicate this information …

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Disruptive Innovation: New Ways to Connect

  • February 14, 2019
  • Nadine Traboulsi
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
Disruptive Innovation

We are looking forward to Mobile World Congress (MWC19) in Barcelona this year because we are bringing some new innovations and new ways of thinking. It’s about intelligent connectivity, not just linking things together and producing data without context. These disruptions are solving real-world issues. It’s about the continuous transformation of the global connected economy. …

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Improving the Visibility of Pets in Flight

  • February 04, 2019
  • Jeffrey Newman
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
CalAmp-CargoSense Protect Pets Who Fly

The way that airlines transport live animals has not changed much since the early days of commercial air travel in the first half of the 20th century. However, the number of animals transported has grown tremendously. The Department of Transportation notes, “Over two million pets and other live animals are transported by air every year …

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Our Popular Battery Powered Asset Tracker Now With LTE

  • January 24, 2019
  • Gregory J. Hill
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
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There are a wide-range of asset trackers in the market. The broad selection can be overwhelming and make it difficult to select the right one for your operations. However, for businesses looking for a straightforward way to gain visibility into their asset location, our newest TTU-730™ device delivers just that. The refreshed TTU-730 supports standard …

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