Truck News


  • Product Equipment

    Carrier Transicold updates app

    May 22, 2019 8:58AM by Truck News

    Carrier Transicold has updated its dealer locator app, adding new features and expanding its service network. The app, now dubbed Carrier Transicold Dealers, is used by customers to find dealers and product information. More than 300 dealers are included throughout

  • The road ahead

    November 29, 2018 11:23AM by Derek Clouthier

    Winnipeg company’s app that predicts road conditions goes mobile

  • Product Uncategorized

    Driver referral app launches Nov. 1

    September 21, 2018 9:55AM by John G Smith

    NAL Insurance is launching a new app for its fleet clients, managing the payments for driver referrals. The Benefits App offers one-touch referrals via text message and email. Once a referral is made, the details are sent to a fleet’s

  • New app from Ryder aims to help with fleet management

    May 25, 2018 1:06PM by Truck News

    MIAMI, Fla. – Ryder System is expanding its offerings to increase its investment in the digital space. The truck rental and leasing company announced this week the launch of RyderGyde, a smartphone app with tools to help drivers and fleets

  • Product Uncategorized

    SuperVision now monitors all of Canada

    March 20, 2018 8:42AM by Truck News

    Explore Information Services’ SuperVision Licence Monitor now monitors driver’s licence status and offers ad-hoc motor vehicle record abstracts in all provinces and territories. The company says it’s now the only such service that covers all 50 states and Canada. With

  • Product Uncategorized

    Drivewyze added to Transflo app

    March 20, 2018 8:30AM by Truck News

    Transflo Mobile is enhancing its mobile offerings, adding partners such as Drivewyze to the Transflo Connect integration platform. Drivewyze’s PreClear app will now launch directly within Transflo Mobile or the company’s HOS iOS and Android apps. With that, there are

  • Product Uncategorized

    An app for that trouble code

    February 21, 2018 1:28PM by Truck News

    Diesel Laptops has introduced a free app to access more than 40,000 diagnostic trouble codes for commercial trucks, building on the database available through The app allows searches by manufacturer, model, and code number, while each code will offer

  • Custom app helping Daimler manage spot deliveries

    January 30, 2018 9:10AM by Truck News

    PORTLAND, Ore. – Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) says a custom-built app has helped it and its carrier partners greatly improve the efficiency of transporting spot loads. The app was developed by Loadsmart. It offers a platform to help both

  • Chinese firm buys Trucker Path

    January 2, 2018 8:48AM by Truck News

    BEIJING, China – Chinese firm Renren has announced it has agreed to buy 100% of Trucker Path, a social platform for the trucking industry in the U.S. and Canada. Renren operates a social networking service and internet finance business in

  • Proposed app to aid tow industry practices

    September 27, 2017 3:56PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – The Ontario Trucking Association (OTA), Ontario Recovery Group (ORG), and government officials have proposed the release of a web app-based electronic call system for incidents on 400 series highways. The system would allow police and enforcement officials

  • Truckers can find ‘virtually anything’ on new app

    September 8, 2016 3:12PM by Truck West

    PLOVER, Wis. – Looking to socialize with other truck drivers, find deals on industry products and services, discover job opportunities and much more? Well, Women In Trucking and TruckerSam have partnered to offer the new TruckerSam app to provide just

  • Find products and dealerships on new Kenworth app

    August 2, 2016 11:56AM by Truck West

    KIRKLAND, Wash. – Android and Apple device users can now download the new Kenworth Essentials app to access Kenworth Truck Company and industry news in real time. The app can be utilized to see new Kenworth truck models, engines and

  • Trucker Path app now boasts more than 27,000 truck parking locations

    June 20, 2016 10:39AM by Truck West

    MOUNTIAN VIEW, Calif. – The Trucker Path Pro app has been updated with an additional 1,000 locations, and now provides information on more than 27,000 truck parking locations and several real-time fuel pricing along the US highway system. Developed by

  • Product Mobile and IT

    Design you own Model 579 with Peterbilt’s new app

    May 11, 2016 4:16PM by Truck West

    DENTON, Texas – Have some fun building your very own Peterbilt Model 579 with a new app that can be downloaded for free from the Apple App Store. “Peterbilt’s Model 579 configurator app provides an educational, entertaining way to engage

  • Feature Transportation


    February 23, 2015 11:27AM by Harry Rudolfs

    Could an Uber-type app ‘disrupt’ the trucking industry?