Exciting News! TransRisk, FreightWaves' parent brand, has leveraged the growing power of the FreightWaves name and formally rebranded as FreightWaves. As a company, we offer more than real time market insights and commentary via FreightWaves.com. In addition, we are a data-centric company that provides products and solutions to help transportation industry participants efficiently manage risk, consume data, and gain access to industry forums. The TransRisk name lives on as our freight futures contract brand, a FreightWaves product.
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In times of mass disruption, it is often only after industry emerges out the other side that it realizes it’s been disrupted.
ATA’s Truck Tonnage Index has risen by 2.2% this month after a minor dip in March, and is 9.5% higher year-on-year, indicating a surging freight market.
Vnomics is changing the way fleets look at fuel efficiency by leveraging connected sensors, machine learning, and data modeling to automatically deliver actionable and meaningful insights on fuel efficiency.
Demo day session 3 are digital companies providing real solutions in the logistics space.
Eye on Safety sponsored by SmartDrive ...
Using video to identify risky behaviors by drivers, but also complimenting them for a job well done.
The final session of Demo Day on Tuesday at FreightWaves’ Transparency18 conference did not disappoint, building on the success of the first three sessions and closing out the day, which ended with a BBQ sponsored by Triumph and a performance from the Emerald City band for attendees.
FMCSA chief touts military program as a possible model for bringing in younger drivers.
If there was one obvious theme of the second demo period at FreightWaves’ Transparency18 event on Tuesday, it was blockchain. Six of the nine presenters in the session demonstrated solutions that involved blockchain technology.
The first round of technology demonstrations at Transparency18 shared a common theme of integrated disparate systems, data formats, and devices. It’s clear that the action in freight tech has shifted to aggregating and analyzing data, not simply generating it.
FreightWaves announced the launch of Sonar, its SaaS platform for freight market data. Michael Vincent, EVP of FreightWaves, demonstrated the product at Transparency18 in Atlanta.