Author Archives: Kristen C. Weber

Tennessee grocery store shooting kills at least 1, injures 14

Tennessee grocery store shooting kills at least one, injures 14 Update: 5:06 p.m. PDT September 23, 2021 Hide transcriptionSee the transcript Hello everyone. My name is Dale Lane. I’m the head of the Carville Police Department. It pains me to have to stand in front of you today, because there have been incidents across the […]

NVIDIA Jetson Nano / Xavier NX carrier card offers 5 SATA cameras, 6 CSI cameras, dual GbE and more

Leetop has introduced two carrier cards for NVIDIA Jetson Nano or Xavier NX modules, with Leetop A205 a full carrier board offering five SATA ports, six MIPI CSI camera interfaces, one M.2 Key E slot, dual Gigabit Ethernet, four USB 3.0 ports, dual HDMI output and more, as well as the most compact Leetop A203 […]

Carrier dashboards represent the next generation of visibility

Visibility is becoming more and more important in the logistics industry. Shippers understandably want to keep a close eye on their freight, and that instinct has only grown stronger in the face of the uncertainty surrounding the pandemic. “Everyone wants to know where their freight is because the delivery times are so short. Product availability […]

Workers seek more flexibility in post-pandemic world – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – From Zoom meetings to home offices, the coronavirus pandemic has dramatically changed the way we do business, and study after study has shown that a majority of American workers don’t want to lose that flexibility once the pandemic is over. A recent Bloomberg study found that nearly 40% of workers surveyed […]

High season preparations for this year and the next

E-commerce sales continued to soar in 2021. The National Retail Federation predicts that online and non-store sales in 2021 will increase 18-23 percent to $ 1.09 trillion to $ 1.13 trillion, and many retailers should expect significantly more e-commerce orders during peak season. With carrier capacity tightening and other challenges looming on the horizon, fulfilling […]

FTSE 100 live on September 23: Bank of England in center of attention after Federal Reserve signals plan to reduce support

T The Bank of England’s monetary policy committee takes center stage today after its Federal Reserve counterparts last night appeared to put America on hold for less economic support from November. Half of the 18 Fed policymakers also expect the first interest rate hike to take place in 2022. Investors will now consider comments from […]

Autonomous Vehicle Start-Up Begins Testing Fleet of Trucks Made by Paccar for FedEx Deliveries in Texas

Aurora Innovation, a California-based autonomous driving technology company, begins this week testing autonomous trucks made by Bellevue-based Paccar, carrying FedEx loads between Dallas and Houston. The pilot marks the next phase of a partnership between the three companies that was announced in January. “There is nothing more transformative” to the economics of the trucking industry […]

The 5 main advantages of bypassing the weighing station

Motor carriers can choose from many technologies to make their operations more efficient, profitable and safe. And when it comes to bypassing the weigh station, a small investment can pay off quick and big dividends. When you consider that PrePass offers more functionality than any other weigh station bypass service provider, the benefits become even […]

Women entrepreneurs tackle Africa’s logistics challenges – Quartz Africa

Apapa, the city of Lagos which is home to Nigeria’s largest and busiest port, is synonymous with traffic jams. The roads to the port are lined with dozens of trucks waiting for days or weeks to be cleared into the terminals where they load containers for transfer to warehouses. Most of the drivers, customs officers […]

Google to spend $ 2.1 billion on Manhattan office building

As a result, large employers like Condé Nast and JPMorgan Chase have given up on chunks of office space, contributing nearly 19% of Manhattan office space available for rent, according to Newmark, a real estate services company, nearly double the average rate. over the past decade. About 28% of office workers in the New York […]