A list of interesting industry related articles that were published over the years. For more current publications, please visit our Industry News page.

Heavy Duty Trucking: How to Make Data Work For You 
Heavy Duty Trucking, December 2017

Cyber Security: Connect at Your Own Risk 
Heavy Duty Trucking, October 2017

KPIs: Fleet Managers Watch Key Performers Indicators to Make Data-Driven Decisions, Improve Operations
Transport Topics, October 2017
If you don’t measure it, you can’t improve it. That old business adage may not apply in all cases, but it does capture the essense of a growing movement toward data-driven decision making in trucking. Many fleet managers are closely monitoring their operations through metrics such as deadhead, equipment utilization, driver turnover, cost per mile and on-time delivery percentage.

Automating cash flow, part 3: cleaning invoices to prevent delays
Commercial Carrier Journal, June 2017

Carrier Logistics Intros Freight Dimensioning, Weighing System
Commercial Carrier Journal, December 2016

Dollars and Data: Financial Software Helps Carriers Make More Informed Decisions
Transport Topics, November 2016
Today’s financial reporting software is allowing carriers to go well beyond simply tracking accounts payable and accounts receivable. Now they can automatically pull in multiple data streams, compile information in a central location and analyze it in hundreds of ways to enable data-driven decision making.

Carrier Logistics Integration Offers Alternative to EDI
Heavy Duty Trucking, July 2016

Allied Members in the Spotlight – Carrier Logistics
Caltrux, April 2016

Should You Own Your Software?
Heavy Duty Trucking, February 2016

Opinion: Automate Your Dock for Big ROI
Transport Topics, March 14, 2016
Not much has changed since the 1970s when, as a young technology marketer, I stood on the docks of countless trucking companies for hours, sometimes days, clipboard in hand, trying to measure the time and efficiency of dock management. Armed with data laboriously collected, I would confront trucking executives with the evidence that I thought would persuade them to invest in the latest technology of the day to automate wherever they could.

Carrier Logistics wins The 2015 Progress Global Partner Award for Saas Excellence! 
February 3, 2016
Progress announced the winners of the Progress 2015 Global Partner Awards. The annual recognition celebrates top Progress partners demonstrating excellence in a wide array of business and market categories as well as technology innovation. Chosen from around the world, winners were recognized at the 2015 ProgressNEXT for Partners event on February 2, 2016, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Carrier Logistics, Project44 announce integration Candian Shipper, February 2016
Tarrytown, N.Y.– Carrier Logistics (CLI) has announced a new integration with project44, of Chicago, Ill, that will give carriers another option to electronic data interchange (EDI) feeds commonly used today to connect the freight industry. Using the new connection makes real-time communication possible for carriers of all modes and sizes. The partnership is currently “live” and speeding transactions at Clear Lane Freight Systems of Indianapolis, Ind., and Dohrn Transfer of Rock Island, Ill., both movers of less-than-truckload (LTL) freight, said a release.

Where’s My Freight?
Transport Topics, November 2016
Today’s tracking technology allows users to monitor the movement of goods from the time they leave the manufacturer to the final unloading, eliminating black holes that once existed within the system, particularly within the handoff points as loads changed hands. As a result, carriers are able to improve customer service, minimize delays, better utilize assets and enhance security. The ability to track loads also opens up new opportunities for carriers as more shippers require up-to-date information on a load’s location.

Trailer Tracking Helps Carriers Manage Regulatory Requirements
Transport Topics, November 2016
Whether carriers are preparing to meet the final requirements of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Food Safety Modernization Act to comply with size regulations in states, technology providers said tracking technology can help operators comply with those regulatory requirements.

Research: what criteria trucking execs use to select TMS software
CCJ, May 2015

Manifest destiny: fleets using tech to eliminate paper delivery receipts
CCJ, February 2015

Opinion: What to Consider When Optimizing Routes
Transport Topics, February 2015

Social Media Connect Fleets to Drivers, Customers

Transport Topics, September 2014

Land Air Supports Rapid Business Growth and Increases Revenue with the Facts System from Carrier Logistics

Land Air Express of New England, Case Study, June 2014

The Network Pitt Ohio Built

Transport Topics, June 2014

LTL Carriers Take New Approaches to Enhance Interlining Experience

Transport Topics, June 2014

Low-cost Mobile Devices Help Small Carriers Access Critical Operating Data

Transport Topics, May 2014

Interconnected Trucking on the Horizon

Heavy Duty Trucking, April 2014

What Data Mining Can teach You About Your Fleet

Heavy Duty Trucking, October 2013

Rand McNally data flows with CLI’s FACTS software

Commercial Carrier Journal, September 2013

The Software Soft Sell

Today’s Trucking, August 2013

Carrier Logistics creates BI sales tool

Commercial Carrier Journal, August 2013

Managing a Fistful of Trucks

Transport Topics, August 2013

No Time for Downtime

Transport Topics, July 2013

Management Software: No Longer Islands of Automation

Heavy Duty Trucking, April 2013

Shippers Brokers Use Data Services to Closely Monitor Carriers’ Performance

Transport Topics, February 2013

No Place to Shave

Today’s Trucking, February 2013

Saved by the Cloud

Commercial Carrier Journal, November 2012

Software Systems Help Warehouses, Carriers Move Freight Quickly, Accurately, Users Say

Transport Topics, September 2012

Competing in a Difficult Economy

Transport Topics, August 2012

Trucking? There’s an app for that!

Heavy Duty Trucking, August 2012

New Dock Management System from CLI

Trucking Info, June 2012

Carrier Logistics Enhances Dock System

Transport Topics, June 2012

Special Services from Your LTL

World Trade, May 2012

9 Ways to Make Your Numbers Count

Heavy Duty Trucking, April 2012

Mapping and Dispatching: New Capabilities Include Improved Control of Dispatching, Ease of Use

Transport Topics, February 2012

Technology Pioneer Braxton Vick To Address Carrier Logistics Inc. User Conference April 26-27

Carrier Logistics, January 2012

Big Fleet functionality for Small Fleets

Heavy Duty Trucking, December 2011

Qualcomm Warns OEMs Are Aiming For Cut of In-Cab Electronics Market

Transport Topics, December 2011

Business Process Management

Transport Topics, October 2011

Carrier Logistics Offers Free Upgrade For Dispatch Software

Commercial Carrier Journal, October 2011

Carrier Logistics Enhances Mapping and Dispatch System

Trucking Info, October 2011

Tracking for Smaller Fleets

Heavy Duty Trucking, September 2011

No service diversity, no growth: Consultant

Today’s Trucking, May 2011

Expert Defines Keys to Growth in Trucking Industry at Conference

Trucking Info, May 2011

Mike Molitoris Of Volvo Added As Featured Speaker To Carrier Logistics User Conference

Trucking Info, April 2011

Satish Jindel to Keynote CLI User Conference

World Trade, February 2011

Technology ln the next decade: Safety and productivity will drive advancements

Heavy Duty Trucking, January 2011

Carrier Logistics integrates Cheetah wireless technology

Commercial Carrier Journal, December 2010

Carrier Logistics to host free webinar

Commercial Carrier Journal, October 2010

Trucking Tech Seizes the Day

Transport Topics, October 2010

Eastern Connection replaces legacy system with Carrier Logistics

Commercial Carrier Journal, September 2010

Broadband Telephoning: It’s OK Now

Transport Topics, August 2009

Making Choices in In-Cab Technology

Transport Topics, August 2009

Giving The Old System The Boot: Lessons learned from a technology upgrade

Today’s Trucking, August 2010

Carrier Logistics Inc. Introduces Upgrade To Its Facts Total Freight Management

The Journal of Commerce, December 2009

Cell Phones, Handhelds Can be Useful Tools to Stay Connected With Drivers

Heavy Duty Trucking, August 2009

Technology Trends are Making the Return On Investment in Fleet management Software More Attractive Than Ever

Heavy Duty Trucking, August 2009

Survive the Slump: Invest in Technology

Transport Topic, August 2009

Broadband Telephoning: It’s OK Now

Transport Topics, August 2009

Making Choices in In-Cab Technology

Transport Topics, August 2009

Software Companies Help Trucking Companies Gain Snapshot of Their Financial Performance

Transportation Topics, July 2008

Value-Added Services Mean Loyal Customers
Transport Topics, May 2008

Software by Subscription Substitutes for Ownership
Transport Topics, April 2008

Execs Say Cross-Docking Can Help Build Business

Transportation Topics, February 2008

Just Like Buying a Truck
Transport Topics, December 2007 by Marco Beghetto

The IT Gift
Transport Topics iTECH, December 2006 / January 2007

Internet Telephony May Offer “Tremendous” Savings, Expert Says
(Article based on a session from CLI’s 2006 Leadership Summit)
Transport Topics, October 16th, 2006

Surviving a Systems Crash
Transport Topics, October 2006

A Good Website Boosts Sales and Marketing 
Transport Topics, December 2005

Customs to Require E-Manifest for Freight Entering the US 
Transport Topics, December 2005

Westchester County Business Journal: Spotlight on Software Firm
August 2005

Surviving a Season of Runaway Fuel Costs
Transport Topics, June 2005

Logistics and Technology: Caught in the Web
Traffic World, May 2005

Carrier’s Client DHL, and the value they found in our FACTS™ system
Transport Topics, April 2005

Opinion: Let’s Meet on the Web
Transport Topics, July 2004

Progress Corporation Market Review 
Summit Strategies, April 2003

Getting the Most Out of Fleet Management 
Transport Topics iTech, March/April 2003

New England Carrier Embraces Technology 
Heavy Duty Trucking, September 2002

What to Look For When Choosing an IT System
Transport Topics, July 2001