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After a number of delays, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has suspended the implementation of its Unified Registration System. The system was supposed to be fully rolled out on January 14, 2017.  
The Unified Registration System (URS) is a plan to streamline the process of license renewals and changes for transportation professionals.

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north american trucking industry

The North American Trucking Industry: Facts and Figures on Freight Movement is an infographic developed by TruckFreighter.com. It highlights interesting information about NorthAmerica’s transportation sector. For example, the top 5 border crossings are Laredo, Detroit, Buffalo, Port Huron, and Otay Mesa. It also briefs the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act.

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big data strategy

The amount of information and improvement possible through big data can be overwhelming. Unfortunately, this may lead some supply chain managers or executives to simply avoid the topic until a more cohesive understanding of its possibilities can be made. Meanwhile, stakeholders do not get to reap the rewards of this new tech trend, and the overall enterprise suffers without realizing it.

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driverless trucks

Editor’s Note: Todays blog is from our friend, Rachel Everly, a freelance writer in business and finance. Rachel discusses driverless trucks filling the gap that the driver shortage has created.
The trucking industry has been serving America for many decades, and even today it is the main method by which freight is transferred all over the country.

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truck stop

Editor’s Note: Today’s blog is a guest blog from Jurica Magoci of fueloyal.com to show us the 7 secrets to chose the best truck stop.
Whether you are on a road trip with your family, or you are owner-operator or a company driver, one thing you will need on those long hauls is a truck stop.