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The Story Behind the Trailers

Posted on Jul 11, 2018

A few years ago, the Lord put it on my heart that we needed to begin thinking about a different message outside of "Celebrating Faith & Family since 1945" for our trailer graphic campaigns.


Topics: Design, Creative, Equipment, Culture

Are You Ready for ELDs?

Posted on Aug 25, 2017

So far the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) December 18th implementation date has held fast. Weathering the storm of opposing legislation the official start of the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate is now right around the corner with no signs of delay.


Topics: Equipment, Industry

App Spotlight - myPilot Mobile App

Posted on Jan 13, 2017

Every now and then we like to highlight a mobile app that we think drivers will find particularly useful. There are more and more apps rolling out that offer a multitude of tools to help drivers get through their day. But when it comes to an app that can really make the driver’s life a little easier, the new myPilot app from Pilot Flying J looks to stand above the rest. In fact, according to  Pilot’s website “make your life easier” is precisely what this app is designed to do.


Topics: insider, Equipment, Industry

Freightliner Continues to Push the Boundaries - New Cascadia

Posted on Oct 21, 2016

There is no doubt that the Freightliner Cascadia Evolution is cutting edge when it comes to fuel economy. When Freigtliner released the Evolution in 2014 they set a new standard for fuel efficiency in long-haul trucking.


Topics: Equipment, Industry

4 Keys to a More Aerodynamic Trailer

Posted on Sep 4, 2015

Nothing says aerodynamic like a huge rectangle rolling down the highway. Left on their own, trailers are about as good for your fuel economy as a giant parachute. While trailers are not optimal for cutting through the wind, there are a few things we can do to make them better.


Topics: Equipment, Industry