ELD’s

WHY SHIPPERS, NOT TRUCKERS, HOLD THE KEY TO U.S. TRUCK CAPACITY.
The cost of loss of time in supply chains is huge, and a major factor behind higher transportation prices that have stunned U.S. shippers. The reason the supply chain clock is out of beat isn’t hard to find. The U.S. ELD mandate knocked it out of kilter.
By William B. Cassidy, Journal of Commerce. May, 2018.
https://www.joc.com/trucking-logistics/why-shippers-not-truckers-hold-key-more-us-truck-capacity_20180524.html

 

WITH THE ELD MANDATE COMES THE OPPORTUNITY TO HARNESS THE POWER OF DATA.
With the mad rush now over for fleets to install ELDs to comply with the Federal mandate, many are breathing a sigh of relief and asking “What Next?”
TelematicsTALK, February, 2018.
http://www.telematicstalk.com/eld-mandate-comes-opportunity-harness-power-data/

 

ELDS: HARNESSING THE POWER OF DATA.
There are many “flavors” of ELDs on the market. Which type can create savings for your trucking operation?
By Jerry Robertson, BOLT System, in American Trucker, February, 2018.
https://www.trucker.com/technology/elds-harnessing-power-data

Benefits of BOLT

  • Set freight-based rules to optimize equipment utilization.
  • Streamline dispatch-driver communication with automated dispatch.
  • Store your data in one place for easy capture and analysis.
  • Selectively allow customers to log in and see status updates.
  • Pool high-volume loads for private/dedicated fleets and preferred for-hire carriers.
  • Automate EDI for greater efficiency and fewer errors.
  • Integrate your corporate ERP for a fully customized enterprise-wide solution.