Today’s Pickup: New electric option for Ford chassis; Colorado lowers driving age; cargo volumes thrive in Long Beach

Today’s Pickup: New electric option for Ford chassis; Colorado lowers driving age; cargo volumes thrive in Long Beach

The Motiv EPIC all-electric chassis will be installed on Ford F-59 glider chassis at a Detroit Custom Chassis plant. Also, Colorado passes bill lowering the commercial truck driving age and the Port of Long Beach sees near-record volumes.

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Finding value with the right approach to technology deployment

Finding value with the right approach to technology deployment

Sponsored by Redwood Logistics

The deployment of technology solutions requires many steps, but using a provider that offers an open systems architecture approach can help ease the transition, eliminating both time and cost.

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BlueGrace Logistics celebrates 10 years of 3PL service

BlueGrace Logistics celebrates 10 years of 3PL service

BlueGrace Logistics celebrated its 10-year anniversary on February 22. Founded in 2009 with only eight employees, the company currently has 600 employees and is one of the largest third-party logistics (3PL) providers in the United States.

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The new approach to software sales: ‘This is how we do it, now!’

The new approach to software sales: ‘This is how we do it, now!’

Today, everything about your business – your brand, all your customer sales and service interactions, your transparency and accessibility – are part of the consideration set of the customer, and that means a different approach to selling.

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Today’s Pickup: UPS sues pot delivery company; War on Detention announced

Today’s Pickup: UPS sues pot delivery company; War on Detention announced

UPS has sued a pot delivery company in California saying the company is infringing on hits trademarks; also FreightWaves announces a War on Detention, Connecticut wants to add tolls, and Ford leaves South America.

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Inside the aerodynamic design of the New Cascadia

Inside the aerodynamic design of the New Cascadia

When Daimler Trucks North America introduced its 2020 model year Freightliner New Cascadia. all attention was focused on the eye-opening headline: it is a Level 2 autonomous truck. While that is the sexy part of the truck, an even sexier headline for fleets should be the advances in fuel efficiency in the new model.

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Today’s Pickup: New Jersey tops list of worst bottlenecks for trucks

Today’s Pickup: New Jersey tops list of worst bottlenecks for trucks

An intersection in New Jersey has been deemed the worst for truck bottlenecks, plus Nikola Motor may be adding a purely electric truck; GM and Tesla are working together, and FedEx Express signs on to a new cargo terminal.

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