Where’s Bezos? Top 5 places Amazon HQ2 will land according to SONAR

Where’s Bezos? Top 5 places Amazon HQ2 will land according to SONAR

Amazon has promised to name a location this year for the so-called HQ2 project, which it claims will ultimately employ 50,000 people. Using SONAR, from a freight perspective, we’re here to help.

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Trident Transport: a young brokerage killing it in Freight Alley

Trident Transport: a young brokerage killing it in Freight Alley

Trident Transport has doubled its revenue every year since it began operations in 2014, and was just named the fastest growing company in Chattanooga, a hothouse for brokerages and freight startups.

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FMCSA to open debate on HOS regulations

FMCSA to open debate on HOS regulations

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is moving forward with plans to solicit public comment on current hours-of-service (HOS) regulations.

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Mack Trucks has global brand power, and more from new President Martin Weissburg

Mack Trucks has global brand power, and more from new President Martin Weissburg

For those in the trucking industry, Mack Trucks – with its 111-year heritage – is certainly an iconic brand. For new Mack Trucks President Martin Weissburg, that was reinforced over the past four years as he led Volvo Construction Equipment in Europe.

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Slync inks Global Partnership with FreightWaves

Slync inks Global Partnership with FreightWaves

Slync, an intelligent platform redefining multi-party interaction, automation, and collaboration throughout the supply chain , has agreed to a multi-year partnership with FreightWaves, the leading data and content source for the freight market.

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Serve.io is revitalizing supply chains through its blockchain protocols

Serve.io is revitalizing supply chains through its blockchain protocols

Serve.io has developed technology protocols using blockchain, which it believes can inject transparency in supply chains and cut out middle-men and exorbitant platform fees within the system.

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Uber Freight launches solution for shippers to speed load tendering process

Uber Freight launches solution for shippers to speed load tendering process

More than a year after it built a large following through its app for drivers, Uber Freight is now turning the spotlight on shippers. The company today announced the launch of Uber Freight for Shippers, a desktop-based app platform that provides direct access to carriers and more transparency into shipments.

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The cybersecurity threat is real, here’s what you can do about it

The cybersecurity threat is real, here’s what you can do about it

Cashflow Corner presented by TriumphPay ...

If you are a smaller company – be it a carrier, owner-operator, broker or shipper - are you really safe from a cyberattack? Here’s what you can do to protect yourself.

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How a New York Jets' tackle came to invest in FreightWaves...and a lot of other technology

How a New York Jets' tackle came to invest in FreightWaves...and a lot of other technology

The starting left tackle for the Jets has invested in FreightWaves, part of a large technology-oriented portfolio.

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Unilever will partner with JD.com to extend impact in China

Unilever will partner with JD.com to extend impact in China

Unilever, the massive Rotterdam-headquartered company that brings beauty, personal care, and food products to over 2.5 billion people daily, has partnered with JD.com, an e-commerce giant based in Beijing, to expand its reach in China.

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Importers and consumers in the U.S. face the heat of added trade tariffs

Importers and consumers in the U.S. face the heat of added trade tariffs

The trade tariffs spat between the U.S. and the rest of the world is having consequences at home, as importers and consumers have to contend with the rise in product prices in the country.

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Freight.Tech announces InnovationLab at MarketWaves18

Freight.Tech announces InnovationLab at MarketWaves18

Freight.Tech Waves InnovationLab is tailor made to provide early-stage startups a high impact and concentrated exposure about the knowledge, network, and funding source.

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Today's Pickup: transpacific container rates continue strengthening

Today's Pickup: transpacific container rates continue strengthening

Transpacific container rates continue to gain momentum; UPS files blockchain patent applications; Uber is uncertain about self-driving cars; Elon Musk doubles-down on ‘no sleep’; cautious optimism for US-China trade talks lifts equities markets; container lines expect profits in the back half of 2018.

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Tropos Motors extends range of electric vehicle, opening up more last-mile delivery options

Tropos Motors extends range of electric vehicle, opening up more last-mile delivery options

Low-speed vehicles are not often considered when companies are looking for commercial vehicles, but upgrades to a line of electric compact utility vehicles could change that.

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