Logistics

Particle Announces New Tracking System to Support IoT Deployments in Transportation & Logistics, Cold Chain, and Micromobility

SAN FRANCISCO, April 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Particle, the edge-to-cloud IoT platform built to connect the unconnected, today announced its new Tracking System to provide organizations with the ability to track the locations of a wide variety of mobile assets with its powerful, configurable, extensible and field-ready solution. In a forthcoming study from Particle that surveyed over 1,000 IoT engineers and industry experts, Asset Tracking ranked as one of the top three most in-demand applications for IoT technology.

Built on the Particle platform spanning integrated Internet-of-Things (IoT) hardware, edge software, connectivity, and cloud-based management software, Particle’s Tracking System empowers customers to track the real-time location of critical assets and capture additional intelligence via sensor data including temperature and acceleration as well as remotely control mobile equipment and vehicles.

Asset Tracking operations are critical for both emerging and established industries, including supply chain & logistics providers, cold chain operations,

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The Critical Role of Transportation in Business and the Economy | Transportation and Logistics

Transportation is a major contributor to the economy and a competitive force in business. It is the activity that physically connects the business to its supply chain partners, such as suppliers and customers, and is a major influence on the customer’s satisfaction with the company. This chapter illustrates the role of transportation in the logistics function, the supply chain, and the larger economy.

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Transportation is among the more vital economic activities for a business. By moving goods from locations where they are sourced to locations where they are demanded, transportation provides the essential service of linking a company to its suppliers and customers. It is an essential activity in the logistics function, supporting the economic utilities of place and time. Place utility infers that customers have product available where they demand it. Time utility suggests that customers have access to product when they

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Kenan Advantage Group – Tank Truck Transporters & Logistics Provider

💭 Tim Tibbs, Director of Operations East

#KAGStory

“Here in Bethlehem, we have been supplying Oxygen to the hospitals in New York City and New Jersey. All of our drivers have stepped up their game and have gone above and beyond without question.

Two drivers, in particular, have shared stories with me that made them feel something they never felt before.”

1️⃣ Tim Barnes was delivering in New York City and the fire department was clearing a call. When they noticed our truck coming down the street, they stood together and clapped and gave our driver a thumbs up because they knew he was delivering Oxygen to the hospitals.

Tim said, “As I drive by the firehouse, I look at them as heroes and when they cheered as I drove by, I felt like I was the hero. I was honored to have them do that. It made me feel

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Modern Transportation | Innovative Logistics

Since 1987 Modern Transportation has served numerous material and chemical providers, energy producers and industrial manufacturers.  We have built, among all of them, a reputation for being a carrier of choice – for implementing supply chain solutions that work, successfully, in mission-critical production environments.

Our ability to serve sophisticated customers in high-demand environments is a result of our commitment to safety, our understanding of our customers and their needs, our application of technology and innovative operations, and our culture of honesty and respect.

Throughout our history, these efforts have produced some of the most meaningful recognition from industry bodies in the Transportation Sector: partner status in the American Chemistry Council’s Responsible Care® initiative, Modern’s third consecutive SmartWay® Excellence Award, bestowed by the United States’ Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Great West’s (the Trucking Industry’s leading insurance provider) Platinum Safety Award – our 9th consecutive 

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