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The trucking industry, valued at over $940 billion annually, remains one of the most traditional and least technologically advanced sectors. Small trucking companies, which constitute 95.8% of the industry, often struggle to scale and compete due to outdated practices and limited resources. These companies need innovative solutions to modernize their operations and build a robust…

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The Future of Transportation is Coming

As the aviation industry advances, Canadian Advanced Air Mobility (CAAM) is spearheading the integration of electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft, drones, and other innovative technologies into Canadian airspace. The need for sustainable and efficient air transport solutions is more critical than ever. The stakes are high, with environmental impacts and economic opportunities…

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The Trucking Industry Needs a Fitness Overhaul to Jumpstart a Trucking Health Revolution

With the trucking industry seeing many changes that prioritize efficiency and productivity, the health of truck drivers has increasingly peaked as a critical concern. With life expectancies for truck drivers averaging 16 years less than the general population, there is an urgent need to address health issues within the industry. Recent initiatives, like the…

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The Clean Trucking Industry’s Future Hinges on Quicker Government Response to Tech Advancements

The clean trucking industry is undergoing rapid changes, driven by advancements in technology and regulatory pressures. With the EPA’s Phase 3 guidelines aiming for zero emissions by 2040, industry stakeholders face significant challenges and opportunities. Amidst this backdrop, clean trucking is at a critical juncture, facing a myriad of questions on how to adapt…

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The Choctaw Nation BEYOND Program: Pioneering Advanced Drone Technology

The Choctaw Nation BEYOND program is making waves in advanced drone technology, positioning itself as a key player in the eVTOL (electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing) era. In the latest episode of SkyShift, host Martin Richardson dives into this innovative program with guest James Grimsley, an Advanced Transportation Technology and Policy Expert. Richardson speaks…

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Hybrid Electric Power Plants: A Game Changer in the eVTOL Era

As the eVTOL (electric vertical takeoff and landing) industry continues to grow, hybrid electric power plants are emerging as a critical technology. With the automotive sector setting a precedent for hybrid systems, aerospace companies are now looking to hybrid electric power plants to overcome the limitations of all-electric systems and enhance mission capabilities. The…

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Blink Charging’s CEO Brendan Jones Inspects Charging Stations to Back EV Community Growth in Los Angeles, CA

As the electric vehicle (EV) market continues to expand, ensuring reliable and widespread charging infrastructure is more critical than ever. Brendan Jones, the CEO of Blink Charging, recently highlighted these efforts during a visit to Los Angeles, CA, for a conference. He checked in on Blink charging stations and spoke with customers about their…

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Mental health and a sense of belonging are critical issues in today’s workplaces. So much that it is essential to practice self-compassion and form a better understanding of cognitive diversity. Leaders today must navigate the complexities of fostering connection and reducing isolation among their teams. Recent studies indicate that 40 percent of employees feel…

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The Future of Transportation is Coming
July 15, 2024

As the aviation industry advances, Canadian Advanced Air Mobility (CAAM) is spearheading the integration of electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft, drones, and other innovative technologies into Canadian airspace. The need for sustainable and efficient air transport solutions is more critical than ever. The stakes are high, with environmental impacts and economic opportunities…

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The Trucking Industry Needs a Fitness Overhaul to Jumpstart a Trucking Health Revolution

With the trucking industry seeing many changes that prioritize efficiency and productivity, the health of truck drivers has increasingly peaked as a critical concern. With life expectancies for truck drivers averaging 16 years less than the general population, there is an urgent need to address health issues within the industry. Recent initiatives, like the…

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Hammer Down with Dan Lindsey: Bridging the Broker-Carrier Trust Barrier in the Logistics Industry

In today’s ever-evolving logistics industry, the relationship between freight brokers and trucking companies remains fraught with tension. This dynamic is crucial as it directly impacts the efficiency of goods movement across the country. Recent trends show a growing reliance on digital platforms, which, while enhancing technological efficiency, often undermine the essential human element of…

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Hammer Down at ACT Expo 2024: California Paves the Way for a Future of Clean Transportation

The logistics industry is experiencing a pivotal shift towards sustainable practices, and this transformation was on full display at the recent ACT Expo in Las Vegas. With over 12,000 attendees, including industry giants like Volvo and Kenworth, as well as innovative startups like Horizon Motors and InductEV, the event was a hub of discussion…

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Why Both Permissionless and Permissioned Blockchains Will Support the Logistics Industry
May 30, 2024

The logistics industry is at a crossroads, exploring the best ways to implement real-world asset (RWA) tokenization. This transformative approach promises to enhance visibility and achieve supply chain goals. As the sector grapples with the decision between permissionless and permissioned blockchains, the stakes are high: the right choice could revolutionize efficiency and security across…

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Is the Supply Chain Ready for Real-World Asset Tokenization?

In an evolving digital landscape, the mass investment in real-world asset tokenization, or RWA tokenization, is leading as one of the most exciting and world-shaking movements in tech. Opening up endless possibilities for leveraging blockchain networks to represent firm ownership rights of physical assets as onchain tokens, this advent of onchain asset ownership is…

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Tips for Enhancing Employee Safety and Security During Business Travel

With recent global events emphasizing the importance of employee safety, companies are increasingly focused on how to protect their staff while they travel for work. From the resurgence of health crises to geopolitical tensions, the need for robust travel safety protocols has never been more critical. This analysis is particularly relevant now as businesses…

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Tech-Driven Synchronization Post-COVID Fuels Innovation in Domestic Supply Chain

Post-COVID, the domestic supply chain landscape received unprecedented alignment and coordination, primarily through tech-driven synchronization of technological advancements. This trend addresses the critical need for rapid adjustment capabilities among logistics partners and government entities, as highlighted by recent events like the Baltimore Bridge collapse. How is technology enabling this newfound tech-driven synchronization and…

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Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics Open Up a New Frontier of Smart Logistics Technology
May 9, 2024

As the logistics industry rapidly integrates connected, smart, and ecosystem-level technologies, predictive and prescriptive analytics promise to streamline operations and enhance efficiency. The recent influx of high-revenue opportunities has drawn blue-chip technology talent into the logistics sector, highlighting the increasing importance of predictive analytics, artificial intelligence, and automation in shaping the future of…

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Positioning the U.S. in the Electric Vehicle Market Requires the Development of a Domestic Supply Chain

Recent trends in the automotive industry are indicating that there’s a significant pivot towards electric vehicles (EVs), driven by global sustainability goals and technological advancements. As nations around the world race to dominate the growing EV market, the United States faces a crucial challenge: building a robust, domestic EV supply chain. From mining rare…

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Consumer Education is Central, if the U.S. Wants to Lead Electric Vehicle Innovation

The global competition in the electric vehicle (EV) sector is intensifying and U.S. manufacturers are focusing on innovative strategies just to stay ahead. The key to achieving this effort is educating consumers about the benefits of EVs and fostering collaborations between industries and governments. These initiatives aim to make EVs more accessible and affordable,…

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Competitive Landscape of the Electric Vehicle Market is Reliant on Pricing and Supply Chain Management

Global emphasis on sustainability is intensifying and both consumers and industries alike are looking toward electric vehicles as a viable alternative to traditional combustion engines. As a result, the electric vehicle (EV) market is now critical. However, the competitiveness of EVs hinges significantly on strategic pricing and effective supply chain management—especially concerning battery production,…

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Truckpedia Modernize Trucking Operations and Build Robust Presence with Innovation
July 18, 2024

The trucking industry, valued at over $940 billion annually, remains one of the most traditional and least technologically advanced sectors. Small trucking companies, which constitute 95.8% of the industry, often struggle to scale and compete due to outdated practices and limited resources. These companies need innovative solutions to modernize their operations and build a robust…

Read More
The Future of Transportation is Coming

As the aviation industry advances, Canadian Advanced Air Mobility (CAAM) is spearheading the integration of electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft, drones, and other innovative technologies into Canadian airspace. The need for sustainable and efficient air transport solutions is more critical than ever. The stakes are high, with environmental impacts and economic opportunities…

Read More
The Clean Trucking Industry’s Future Hinges on Quicker Government Response to Tech Advancements

The clean trucking industry is undergoing rapid changes, driven by advancements in technology and regulatory pressures. With the EPA’s Phase 3 guidelines aiming for zero emissions by 2040, industry stakeholders face significant challenges and opportunities. Amidst this backdrop, clean trucking is at a critical juncture, facing a myriad of questions on how to adapt…

Read More
The Choctaw Nation BEYOND Program: Pioneering Advanced Drone Technology

The Choctaw Nation BEYOND program is making waves in advanced drone technology, positioning itself as a key player in the eVTOL (electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing) era. In the latest episode of SkyShift, host Martin Richardson dives into this innovative program with guest James Grimsley, an Advanced Transportation Technology and Policy Expert. Richardson speaks…

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Hybrid Electric Power Plants: A Game Changer in the eVTOL Era
June 25, 2024

As the eVTOL (electric vertical takeoff and landing) industry continues to grow, hybrid electric power plants are emerging as a critical technology. With the automotive sector setting a precedent for hybrid systems, aerospace companies are now looking to hybrid electric power plants to overcome the limitations of all-electric systems and enhance mission capabilities. The…

Read More
Humor Powers Collaboration and Innovation in Freight

The freight industry is experiencing a wave of innovative approaches to tackle its longstanding challenges. With the market grappling with issues such as fluctuating rates and high turnover, unconventional solutions are becoming increasingly popular. Reed Loustalot, a prominent figure in this field, has introduced humor and creativity into freight management, gaining attention with his…

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Industry-Wide Collaboration and Historical Aerodynamic Insights Ensure eVTOL Safety

The electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (eVTOL) sector is on the cusp of revolutionizing urban mobility, yet it faces significant aerodynamic challenges. With the rise of urban air mobility, the industry must navigate complex issues like vortex ring state and outwash effects. As the technology progresses, the stakes are high for ensuring safety and…

Read More
Seamless eVTOL Urban Air Mobility Requires Smart Vertiport Design and Regulatory Support

The electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing (eVTOL) industry is on the brink of transforming urban air mobility, with significant investments fueling rapid advancements. Projections indicate a substantial growth in the sector, underscoring its potential to reshape transportation. However, these developments bring forth considerable challenges, particularly concerning infrastructure and safety. What are the main infrastructural…

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VFS’s Mike Hirschberg Take on eVTOL Potential to Revolutionize Urban Air Mobility
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Electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing (eVTOL) technology is revolutionizing the aviation industry, promising a future where air taxis and other advanced aerial vehicles could become a common mode of transport, significantly advancing urban air mobility. The Vertical Flight Society (VFS), a leading organization in vertical flight advocacy and research, has been at the forefront…

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Infrastructure is the Essential Foundation that Supports and Connects the Entire eVTOL Network

As the electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) industry accelerates, the spotlight often lands on futuristic aircraft. Yet, without robust infrastructure, these innovations remain grounded. The development of infrastructure is crucial to support the operational capabilities of these cutting-edge vehicles, enabling them to become a viable mode of transportation. According to an article on…

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Hammer Down with Dan Lindsey: Bridging the Broker-Carrier Trust Barrier in the Logistics Industry

In today’s ever-evolving logistics industry, the relationship between freight brokers and trucking companies remains fraught with tension. This dynamic is crucial as it directly impacts the efficiency of goods movement across the country. Recent trends show a growing reliance on digital platforms, which, while enhancing technological efficiency, often undermine the essential human element of…

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Comprehensive Tech Solutions Drive Efficiency in Dredge Logistics

The latest episode of Hammer Down, hosted by Mike Bush, dives deep into the complexities of dredge logistics with Toni Careccio, the Chief Customer Officer at PortPro. This discussion couldn’t be more timely in a world where supply chain efficiency is paramount. With many dredge companies still relying on outdated methods such as paper…

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The Trucking Industry Needs a Fitness Overhaul to Jumpstart a Trucking Health Revolution
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With the trucking industry seeing many changes that prioritize efficiency and productivity, the health of truck drivers has increasingly peaked as a critical concern. With life expectancies for truck drivers averaging 16 years less than the general population, there is an urgent need to address health issues within the industry. Recent initiatives, like the…

Read More
Blink Charging’s CEO Brendan Jones Inspects Charging Stations to Back EV Community Growth in Los Angeles, CA

As the electric vehicle (EV) market continues to expand, ensuring reliable and widespread charging infrastructure is more critical than ever. Brendan Jones, the CEO of Blink Charging, recently highlighted these efforts during a visit to Los Angeles, CA, for a conference. He checked in on Blink charging stations and spoke with customers about their…

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Beth at Blink Charging Shares Eco-Friendly Habits for a Greener Future

In light of increasing environmental concerns and in celebration of World Environment Day, individuals are seeking more sustainable practices to reduce their impact on the planet. This trend is highlighted by Beth, a Marketing Manager at Blink Charging in her latest video, where she shares practical tips and personal experiences to inspire others to…

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Blink Charging Showcases Innovative EV Charging Stations at ACT Expo 2024

Adam Wing, the Government Business Development Manager for the West at Blink Charging, recently recapped his experience at the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, held from May 20-23, 2024, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The annual event brought together fleet professionals from various sectors to showcase innovative solutions and advancements in fleet electrification….

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Blink Charging Enhances EV Charging Solutions at Grupo Fame’s BYD Dealership
June 13, 2024

In an exciting development for the electric vehicle (EV) industry, Blink Charging has collaborated with Grupo Fame to enhance EV infrastructure at BYD dealerships in Hermosillo, Morelia, and Querétaro. This move is part of a broader trend toward expanding EV charging capabilities across the region, driven by increasing EV adoption and the need for…

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Blink Charging Showcases Innovative EV Charging Solutions at NAFA 2024

The Blink team joined thousands of professionals from across North America to explore the newest advancements in EVs and showcase their electric vehicle(EV ) charging solutions at the North American Fleet Association’s (NAFA) 2024 conference, held from April 22-24 in San Antonio, Texas. The event was a hub of activity for fleet professionals across…

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Global Blink Team Takes #BlinkPledge to Reduce Environmental Impact

In honor of Earth Day, members of the Blink team worldwide have taken the #BlinkPledge, committing to habits and efforts that contribute to a better, more sustainable world. In this video,  Blink team members from Colombia, the US, India, and Belgium, share their personal pledges to reduce environmental impact. These commitments include using reusable…

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Blink and Clean Miami Beach Team Up for Earth Day Environment Cleanup

In celebration of Earth Day, Blink worked with the non-profit organization Clean Miami Beach to make a tangible impact on their local environment. The video showcases the collaborative effort, with the Blink team working alongside Clean Beach Miami volunteers to clean up Albert Pallot Park in Miami, Florida. Together, they successfully removed 179 pounds of…

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International Women’s Day: Blink Charging’s Salute to Women Everywhere
March 28, 2024

On International Women’s Day, Blink Charging honors the incredible women in our global EV charging team. From engineers to leaders, their dedication to a sustainable future is invaluable. Their intelligence, resilience, and unique perspectives drive our mission for a cleaner, greener world. We also celebrate women worldwide who are shaping the future of EV…

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2024 Supply Chain Trends: Revolutionizing Avionics

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In light of increasing environmental concerns and in celebration of World Environment Day, individuals are seeking more sustainable practices to reduce their impact on the planet. This trend is highlighted by Beth, a Marketing Manager at Blink Charging in her latest video, where she shares practical tips and personal experiences to inspire others to…

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Adam Wing, the Government Business Development Manager for the West at Blink Charging, recently recapped his experience at the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, held from May 20-23, 2024, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The annual event brought together fleet professionals from various sectors to showcase innovative solutions and advancements in fleet electrification….

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Blink Charging Enhances EV Charging Solutions at Grupo Fame’s BYD Dealership
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In an exciting development for the electric vehicle (EV) industry, Blink Charging has collaborated with Grupo Fame to enhance EV infrastructure at BYD dealerships in Hermosillo, Morelia, and Querétaro. This move is part of a broader trend toward expanding EV charging capabilities across the region, driven by increasing EV adoption and the need for…

Read More
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In honor of Earth Day, members of the Blink team worldwide have taken the #BlinkPledge, committing to habits and efforts that contribute to a better, more sustainable world. In this video,  Blink team members from Colombia, the US, India, and Belgium, share their personal pledges to reduce environmental impact. These commitments include using reusable…

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Blink and Clean Miami Beach Team Up for Earth Day Environment Cleanup
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In celebration of Earth Day, Blink worked with the non-profit organization Clean Miami Beach to make a tangible impact on their local environment. The video showcases the collaborative effort, with the Blink team working alongside Clean Beach Miami volunteers to clean up Albert Pallot Park in Miami, Florida. Together, they successfully removed 179 pounds of…

Read More
Humor Powers Collaboration and Innovation in Freight
June 13, 2024

The freight industry is experiencing a wave of innovative approaches to tackle its longstanding challenges. With the market grappling with issues such as fluctuating rates and high turnover, unconventional solutions are becoming increasingly popular. Reed Loustalot, a prominent figure in this field, has introduced humor and creativity into freight management, gaining attention with his…

Read More
Industry-Wide Collaboration and Historical Aerodynamic Insights Ensure eVTOL Safety
June 11, 2024

The electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing (eVTOL) sector is on the cusp of revolutionizing urban mobility, yet it faces significant aerodynamic challenges. With the rise of urban air mobility, the industry must navigate complex issues like vortex ring state and outwash effects. As the technology progresses, the stakes are high for ensuring safety and…

Read More
Seamless eVTOL Urban Air Mobility Requires Smart Vertiport Design and Regulatory Support
June 11, 2024

The electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing (eVTOL) industry is on the brink of transforming urban air mobility, with significant investments fueling rapid advancements. Projections indicate a substantial growth in the sector, underscoring its potential to reshape transportation. However, these developments bring forth considerable challenges, particularly concerning infrastructure and safety. What are the main infrastructural…

Read More