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In two weeks, truckers cited for ELD non-compliance will be placed out of service for 10 hours. Here’s FMCSA’s expected return-to-duty protocol. The agency says since December 18, only four percent of inspections have yielded an ELD infraction Read more…

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While Wall Street pounds Ford Motor Co.’s response to high-profile, recent trends like self-driving vehicles and the shift from sedans to SUVs, an underappreciated, century-old company mainstay continues to chug along, delivering dominant sales and consistent profits. Read more at……

The post Ford’s Commercial Vehicle Strategy Powers the Company Through Thick and Thin appeared first on Florida Trucking Association.

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Daimler in association with Loadsmart is launching its custom digital platform for its contracted freight carriers in the U.S. to match them with the company’s spot loads. Read more at… thumbnail courtesy of freightwaves.com

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President Donald Trump’s administration is looking at ways to reduce future fuel economy standards for automobiles in a move to appease carmakers, who have asked to ease targets put in place under President Barack Obama. Read more at… thumbnail courtesy…

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Amazon is targeting its biggest partners, including Atlanta-based United Parcel Service Inc., with a new in-house shipping service. And, Atlanta is expected to play a key role in that battle. With its new SWA service (“Shipping with Amazon”), the Seattle-based…

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Tesla will not confirm total truck orders to-date, but speculation swirls that number could be anywhere between just more than 1,000 to several thousand.  Read more at… thumbnail courtesy of ccjdigital.com

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Greer’s deep industry and technical expertise will lead Omnitracs in its next stage of growth, company says. Read more at… thumbnail courtesy of fleetowner.com

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Konexial CEO explains that certain folks throughout the industry have created unnecessary noise around the ELD mandate that has led to fear and noncompliance among smaller carriers. Read more at… thumbnail courtesy of fleetowner.com

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The White House on Monday will unveil its long-awaited $1.5 trillion infrastructure package aimed at overhauling U.S. public works.The plan is structured around four goals: generate $1.5 trillion for an infrastructure Read more at… thumbnail courtesy of thehill.com

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February 12th, 2018 Sam Chambers Americas, Ports and Logistics 0 comments Online freight forwarder iContainers says that the truck driver shortage problem plaguing the US at the moment is set to intensify. The problem, worsened by a very active hurricane…

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