Sean Kilcarr

Senior Editor, Penton Media comments on trends affecting the many different strata of the trucking industry -- light and medium duty fleets up through over-the-road truckload, less-than-truckload, and private fleet operations

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Jun 24, 2016

It’s not the size of the dog in the fight …

So this study got a lot of folks talking last month: about small motor carriers and the often unacknowledged outsized role they perform in trucking,....More
Jun 23, 2016

The bumpy road trucking must travel

It’s getting ugly out there in the freight markets and unfortunately may get uglier still for trucking before better times return –....More
Jun 21, 2016

Is the glass half-full or half-empty for trucking?

You’d be forgiven for thinking that up is down and down is up in this topsy-turvy trucking market of late....More
Jun 20, 2016

Escaping the tyranny of technology … with technology?

Here’s a strange concept: using technology to remove people’s addiction to technology, especially when they drive. Huh?....More
Jun 17, 2016

Restoring a car once touched by evil

Here’s a conundrum. Say you accidently stumble upon one of the rarest automobiles ever built – in this case a 1938 Mercedes-Benz....More
Jun 16, 2016

Data breaches: It’s a $4 million per incident problem now

I’ve discussed the cybersecurity threats facing the U.S. business community more than a few times in this space – go here and here for....More
Jun 13, 2016

Of thinking machines and transportation

The whole idea of developing machines that can think is incredibly unnerving to me; perhaps unsurprising, since The Terminator remains a favorite....More
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