Accellos has announced, at the Transportation Intermediaries Association Conference, new integration between Prophesy Dispatch and MacroPoint, a service which provides location tracking for brokered loads. The integrated solution provides Transportation Brokers with a way to automatically track loads including arrival, departure from stops and GPS position updates. The seamless interface with Prophesy Dispatch automatically passes… Read more »
After several years of false starts, it seems the trucking capacity crunch is finally arriving. The latest evidence came today from consultancy FTR, whose monthly index of trucking conditions showed “unprecedented capacity constraints” in February, similar to the month before. Severe winter weather amplified an already-tight supply situation, and FTR expects a sellers’ market for… Read more »
One of the timely topics discussed at the Truckload Carriers Association’s annual conference, held in Grapevine, Texas, March 23-25, was creating incentive plans for drivers. Beth Carroll, managing principal of the Prosperio Group, presented a “Trucking in the Round” session on innovative methods for driver pay. Increasingly, she said, more fleets are creating pay-for-performance plans… Read more »
Goggin Warehousing has signed a 3 year subscription for Prophesy’s FleetTrax. Goggin will implement the solution with an initial focus to manage their fleet of tow motors (forklifts), and will look to later implement it in their 80+ truck fleet. Goggin warehousing currently contracts out their maintenance for the fleet of tow motors, and… Read more »
DTLI, LLC purchased Accellos’ Prophesy trucking software in February to enhance its transportation capabilities such as fleet/driver management and mileage/routing optimization. Welcome aboard! Visit DTLI online.
Prophesy is teaming up with our friends at TruckersB2B to bring the best in trucking software and resources for growing trucking companies to the Mid-America Trucking Show 2014. The show, taking place March 27-29th in Louisville, Kentucky is always a great place to check out what’s new in trucking.
Accellos has announced the release of the “Built for 3PL Experts: AccellosOne Enterprise 3PL” video. Accellos has partnered with LSP to produce a short video presentation that describes the true benefits of implementing a purpose-built 3PL solution, in an illustration-based, educational style.
While US President Barack Obama has great plans for the future, including the reduction of oil imports and emission, global news provider Forbes reported that this will only be a possibility if drivers are able to afford fuel-efficient trucks, thereby enabling them to save more on gas. “Each year for the past 10, more and more… Read more »
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is making progress on improving its CSA safety enforcement program, but it needs to step up the pace, says the Transportation Department Inspector General in a new report. The report was requested by leaders of the House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit following a 2012 hearing where trucking interests aired concerns… Read more »
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