Posts Tagged ‘trucking industry’

Daseke Betting on Technology Ready for the Long Haul

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Automatic transmissions, adaptive cruise control, collision avoidance, GPS tracking, built-in cameras, and electronic driver logs represent the future of the fast-evolving trucking industry.

For Daseke’s fleet of 5,000 trucks, that future is now. The Addison-based trucking empire has outfitted …

Frito-Lay Parent Orders New Tesla Semi Electric Trucks

Posted by Lance Murray

Doritos, Fritos, and Lays potato chips will be quietly whizzing their way to stores near you in the future, after the parent company of Plano-based Frito-Lay Inc. reserved 100 of Tesla Inc.’s new electric Semi trucks.

It’s all a part …

Fort Worth’s TransVix Gets Financial Boost For Trading Platform

Posted by Heather Noel

Fort Worth-based TransVix LLC is working to provide a way to trade options and futures for the U.S. trucking industry. 

The financial technology startup’s platform, TransVix Marketplace, is “one of the first trading platforms for the transportation industry,” according to …