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The Daily Dash: FreighTech Venture Summit; California cheaters getting caught

The Daily Dash is a quick look at what is happening in the freight ecosystem. In today’s edition, FreightWaves’ FreightTech Venture Summit was held Wednesday and FreightWaves’ editorial staff has it all covered. Plus, COVID-19 is accelerating logistics investments and California is using technology to catch emissions cheaters.

FreightTech Venture Summit takes center stage

Steve Case knows a thing or two about startups, having co-founded AOL. Now the CEO of venture capital fund Revolution LLC, Case delivered a keynote address at the FreightWaves FreightTech Venture Summit. The event also covered technology investment, autonomous trucking and more.

FreightWaves staff covers the event: FreightTech Venture Summit

Pandemic accelerates logistics investment

The COVID-19 pandemic will accelerate a decade-long trend of supply chain efficiency advancements that have already drawn large sums of venture capital and private equity money.

Mark Solomon explains: Pandemic to accelerate VC investment in logistics

Cheaters will be caught

The tech revolution has come to the emissions space, helping regulators catch those that are violating air emissions rules.

Linda Baker explains how California is using technology: How California uses tech, partnerships to nail trucking emissions violators

Capacity outlet turns more bullish

A key supply chain survey indicates that transportation capacity has declined from September’s record pace and is now showing a more bullish outlook.

Todd Maiden explores the data: Declines in transportation capacity slow in October

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Prop 22 wins in California; takes Uber, Lyft and other drivers out from under AB5

Class 8 truck orders top 40,000 in October — a 2-year high

Funding logistics startups helps Ryder System gain tech insights

Warehouses must brace for COVID-19 vaccine distribution

Did you miss this?

Pfizer has said it will bypass the U.S. government’s approach to distributing a COVID-19 vaccine and handle distribution itself, although there are some concerns.

Eric Kulisch explains what Pfizer is worried about: Pfizer to bypass US government system for COVID vaccine distribution

Hammer down, everyone,

Brian Straight

Managing Editor

Click for more FreightWaves articles by Brian Straight.

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Brian Straight, managing editor, Modern Shipper

Brian Straight leads FreightWaves' Modern Shipper brand as Managing Editor. A journalism graduate of the University of Rhode Island, he has covered everything from a presidential election, to professional sports and Little League baseball, and for more than 10 years has covered trucking and logistics. Before joining FreightWaves, he was previously responsible for the editorial quality and production of Fleet Owner magazine and fleetowner.com. Brian lives in Connecticut with his wife and two kids and spends his time coaching his son’s baseball team, golfing with his daughter, and pursuing his never-ending quest to become a professional bowler. You can reach him at bstraight@freightwaves.com.

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  1. Shipping office people I heard say they put a load of beans on some owner operator from Africa and the beans never was delivered to the receiver they found it in some country in africa the insurance company would not pay us saying they never had insurance

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