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Stoughton, Electrans announce Auto Connect compatibility

The companies say the system can connect truck and trailer air, 7-way electrical, communication, camera and sensor lines, all in 7 seconds.

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How many LED lights can be out to consider a trailer light out-of-service?

Even one is too many for safety minded fleets who like to keep their trailers rolling productively.

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The power of truck data visibility

For fleet managers, data is power, and there have never been as many tools for them to take advantage of as there are now. Fleet managers today are more connected to their trucks than ever, and one of the biggest benefits of that is visibility. Today’s telematics offerings give fleet managers a real-time look at

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How Advanced Trailer Telematics Makes the Road a Safer Place

Keeping the road safe is paramount to any transportation business. Of course it saves lives, which comes before anything else. Beyond that, though, safer roads reduce unscheduled downtime, unexpected roadside events, and slow downs that can throw scheduling into a whirlwind and disrupt weeks worth of logistical planning. Advanced trailer telematics offer increasingly better insights

BeyondTrucks, Samsara announce free integration

The companies say customers can have their real-time data connected within a few clicks at no cost.

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Isaac Instruments celebrates 25 years

While marking a quarter-century in business, ISAAC instruments is also celebrating 10 years exclusively focused on helping fleets succeed.

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Everyone’s talking about AI, but will it make an impact in trucking?

How much of the AI craze will result in real help for fleets?

Powerfleet, MiX Telematics approved for business combination

The combination is expected to be complete in the first week of April, after which the businesses will be branded as Powerfleet.

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SKF helps Maverick Transportation keep wheels attached

Having a wheel fly off while driving can be catastrophic, and SKF says TraX and Road Ready help catch issues early.

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FieldRoutes announces ServiceTitan Fleet Pro integration

The company says this integration helps customers to eliminate side jobs, prevent unsafe driving, maximize billable hours and more.

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Bestpass announces new integration with Geotab

Geotab customers using Bestpass can now access new toll activity data and reporting features through a single interface

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Improve KPIs for your shop and fleet today.

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are goals or targets that organizations use to measure progress against their strategic objectives. Tracking KPIs is critical in industries with tight margins – such as commercial transportation – as they help provide managers with insights into performance and efficiency. Businesses can optimize operations and increase profitability by tracking and analyzing