Fleet Management http://fleetowner.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en New executives at Celadon Group http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/new-executives-celadon-group <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Promotions are changing the composition of <a href="http://www.celadongroup.com/">Celadon Group&rsquo;s</a> management team, with new faces heading up the trucking conglomerate&rsquo;s separate divisions.</p> <p>Effective immediately those changes include:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/new-executives-celadon-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/new-executives-celadon-group#comments Fleet Management News Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:32:00 +0000 157401 at http://fleetowner.com J. J. Keller seeks 2015 Safety Professional of the Year http://fleetowner.com/safety/j-j-keller-seeks-2015-safety-professional-year <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.jjkeller.com/shop/Home"><u>J. J. Keller &amp; Associates</u></a> and <a href="https://www.kelleronline.com/"><u>KellerOnline</u></a> safety management tool are accepting entries for the 2015 Safety Professional of the Year (SPOTY) award through June 30, 2015. Three awards will be granted, totaling over $10,000 in cash and prizes. Winners will be notified by Aug. 15, 2015.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/safety/j-j-keller-seeks-2015-safety-professional-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/safety/j-j-keller-seeks-2015-safety-professional-year#comments Fleet Management News Safety Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:10:00 +0000 157381 at http://fleetowner.com Chevin health check alerts monitor fleet software http://fleetowner.com/technology/chevin-health-check-alerts-monitor-fleet-software <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><span lang="EN-GB"><a href="http://www.chevinfleet.com/choose_region.asp"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri" size="3">Chevin</font></u></a><font face="Calibri" size="3"> has introduced health check alerts to continuously monitor each FleetWave installation to provide a proactive support service, or early intervention, to ensure peak service levels are delivered at all times, according to the company.</font></span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/chevin-health-check-alerts-monitor-fleet-software" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/chevin-health-check-alerts-monitor-fleet-software#comments Fleet Management News Technology Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:03:00 +0000 157371 at http://fleetowner.com Volvo Financial Services appoints new president http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/volvo-financial-services-appoints-new-president <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">Marcio Pedroso has been appointed president of </font><a href="http://www.vfsco.com/FINANCIALSERVICES/GLOBAL/EN-GB/Pages/Home%20page.aspx"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri" size="3"><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/volvo-1?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Volvo</a></span> Financial Services</font></u></a><font face="Calibri" size="3"> (VFS), Region the Americas. He succeeds Leo Hawkes, who retired after 13 years with VFS.</font></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;">&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/volvo-financial-services-appoints-new-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/volvo-financial-services-appoints-new-president#comments Equipment Fleet Management News Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:58:00 +0000 157351 at http://fleetowner.com April 17, 2015: Truck terminal nixed; F-150 gets five stars; Nissan expands airbag recall http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/april-17-2015-truck-terminal-nixed-f-150-gets-five-stars-nissan-expands-airbag-reca <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Here is a look at what is happening in the world of transportation this morning:</p> <p>&bull; An Illinois <a href="http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/daily-southtown/news/ct-sta-will-no-trucks-st-0417-20150416-story.html">board nixed a proposed truck terminal</a> at the intersection of U.S. 30 and Gougar Road in New Lenox Township, the <strong>Chicago Tribune</strong> reported. The board, along with various community groups, cited safety as their main concern, according to the Tribune.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/april-17-2015-truck-terminal-nixed-f-150-gets-five-stars-nissan-expands-airbag-reca" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/april-17-2015-truck-terminal-nixed-f-150-gets-five-stars-nissan-expands-airbag-reca#comments Equipment Fleet Management News Regulations Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:45:00 +0000 157321 at http://fleetowner.com Internet of Things poised to transform global logistics http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/internet-things-poised-transform-global-logistics <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>A <a href="http://www.dhl.com/content/dam/Local_Images/g0/New_aboutus/innovation/DHLTrendReport_Internet_of_things.pdf">new trend report</a> compiled by <a href="http://www.cisco.com/web/services/portfolio/consulting-services/landing.html">Cisco Consulting Services</a> and <a href="http://www.dhl-usa.com/en.html">DHL</a> claims that the &ldquo;Internet of Things&rdquo; will completely transform global supply chain structures and logistics practices &ndash; especially when it comes to &ldquo;last mile&rdquo; delivery practices.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/internet-things-poised-transform-global-logistics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/internet-things-poised-transform-global-logistics#comments Fleet Management News Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:43:00 +0000 157331 at http://fleetowner.com Used truck market springing back, dealer association reports http://fleetowner.com/equipment/used-truck-market-springing-back-dealer-association-reports <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Spring has brought with it a thaw in the used truck market: Preliminary March data shows retail volume moving back to typical levels after a very depressed January and February, according to ATD/NADA’s April Commercial Truck Guidelines.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/used-truck-market-springing-back-dealer-association-reports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/used-truck-market-springing-back-dealer-association-reports#comments Equipment Fleet Management News Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:39:00 +0000 157271 at http://fleetowner.com The Mid-America Trucking Show http://fleetowner.com/mid-america-trucking-show-2 <div class="node-body link-body"><div></div><p>View all Fleet Owner's award-winning coverage of the annual <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/home-page-mid-america?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list">Mid-America Trucking show</a></span>. Our coverage includes stories, photos and video of events happening all over the show floor.</p> </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://fleetowner.com/site-files/fleetowner.com/files/MATS%20banner%20FOR%20WEB%202.jpg?1429191984" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/mid-america-trucking-show-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fleet Management Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:52:00 +0000 68191 at http://fleetowner.com Fleets looking to capitalize on low fuel prices face uncertainties http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/fleets-looking-capitalize-low-fuel-prices-face-uncertainties <div class="field-deck"> Analysts say low oil prices are creating competitive opportunities, but tread carefully </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>With global oil prices &ndash; and thus the cost of diesel fuel &ndash; expected to <a href="http://news.stanford.edu/news/2015/march/oil-prices-wolak-033015.html">stay at relatively low levels</a> for the foreseeable future, should that encourage trucking companies to change their strategies regarding alternative fuel investments and collaboration with railroad?</p> <p>Those are but two questions several analysts are contemplating in regards to how the global transportation sector may be affected by sustained low oil prices.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/fleets-looking-capitalize-low-fuel-prices-face-uncertainties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/fleets-looking-capitalize-low-fuel-prices-face-uncertainties#comments Fleet Management News Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:35:00 +0000 157241 at http://fleetowner.com DAT Keypoint Software integrates ALK Maps http://fleetowner.com/technology/dat-keypoint-software-integrates-alk-maps <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><a href="http://www.dat.com/solutions"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri" size="3">DAT Solutions</font></u></a><font face="Calibri" size="3">, a provider of actionable information for the transportation industry, and </font><a href="http://www.alk.com/"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri" size="3">ALK</font></u></a><font face="Calibri" size="3">, a Trimble Company in geologistics solutions and navigation software, announced that ALK Maps is now integrated with DAT Keypoint broker transportation management software (TMS).</font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/dat-keypoint-software-integrates-alk-maps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/dat-keypoint-software-integrates-alk-maps#comments Fleet Management News Technology Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:58:00 +0000 157201 at http://fleetowner.com