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Frigid Financing: Considerations when acquiring a reefer

September 19, 2019 by John Smith

When it comes to financing reefers, they are just like any piece of equipment. Yes, they obviously cost more than dry vans, but they will usually generate more revenue. But your financing options will vary.

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ThermoKing TracKing connects with ConnectedSuite

August 27, 2019 by John Smith

Thermo King has added two features to its ConnectedSuite software platform to better manage temperatures, Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) compliance, and asset utilization.

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Electric reefers running groceries in California

September 14, 2016 by Dave Nesseth

INDUSTRY, CA – California’s continued push toward fewer and fewer emissions has affected all companies that use trucks in the state, and fleets that rely on trucks to deliver products are no exception. D&D Wholesale Distributors in City of Industry, Calif., has been distributing produce, meats, poultry, grocery, non-foods, frozen foods and dairy in the Southern California area since 1979, and it’s responding to the demand by moving to all-electric refrigeration units for its delivery trucks.

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GE VERIWISE TRACKING FOR REEFER TRAILERS

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

GE VeriWise Asset Intelligence is now available for use with refrigerated
trailers.

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TransCore: Canada Sees Freight Volumes Swell

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

TORONTO- TransCore Link Logistics says Canadian freight volumes have increased a substantial 31-percent in May 2014 when compared to the same time last year.

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Spot Market Freight Going Strong in November

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Although there was less spot market freight available in November compared to October, the numbers were up from last year in the U.S. and Canada, according to DAT North American Freight Index.

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MATS: Thermo King launches hybrid reefer unit

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — As hybrid trucks start to gain wider acceptance in the industry, Thermo King decided it was a good time introduce a hybrid reefer unit.

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SmartWay to Include Reefers, More Test Methods

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

NASHVILLE, TN – SmartWay program is expanding to include refrigerated trailers and is accepting more testing methods from suppliers who want to get their fuel-saving technologies verified by the agency.

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HYBRID REEFER TRAILERS

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Utility introduces a new trailer prep package for hybrid refrigeration units on the 3000R