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Vendorflow Raises $1.3M to Build the Communications Layer of Logistics

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:15pm

Vendorflow is solving the communication fragmentation challenge in the trucking and logistics industry.

Key Points: 
  • Vendorflow is solving the communication fragmentation challenge in the trucking and logistics industry.
  • Proliferation of logistics apps has created an environment where truckers are expected to use dozens of bespoke apps to perform day-to-day activities.
  • Offline communications impede managerial visibility into human processes, limiting their ability to learn and deepen relationships between carrier and customer.
  • project44 CEO Jett McCandless said, "Vendorflow is closing a major visibility gap created from offline communications by bringing everyday logistics partner interactions into core supply-chain systems."

Former Dropbox CIO Joins Board of Healthcare Data Startup H1 - Company Also Adds New Chief Financial and Chief Data Officers To Help Scale and Manage Rapid Growth

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 3:00pm

All three have decades of experience leading hyper growth tech companies, and were brought on to help H1 scale and manage its rapid growth.

Key Points: 
  • All three have decades of experience leading hyper growth tech companies, and were brought on to help H1 scale and manage its rapid growth.
  • We are thrilled to have recruited such high-caliber executives to our board and management team, said Ariel Katz, co-founder and CEO of H1.
  • As the first CIO of Dropbox, Sylvie built a world-class IT function to enable the growth and scale of the company pre and post IPO.
  • As the trusted source of information on healthcare professionals and institutions, H1 connects the entire healthcare ecosystem through real-time data and clinical findings.

NEXT Trucking Mitigates COVID-19 Challenges Across Supply Chain

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 1:30pm

As companies alter their supply chains, NEXT has served BCOs, steamship lines, terminals, and 3PLs, with flexible solutions that meet the needs of a rapidly shifting landscape.

Key Points: 
  • As companies alter their supply chains, NEXT has served BCOs, steamship lines, terminals, and 3PLs, with flexible solutions that meet the needs of a rapidly shifting landscape.
  • One of the largest online retailers in America saw a capacity shortage limiting its ability to move goods from distribution centers into local facilities.
  • Elasticity and flexibility are critical to success throughout the supply chain, especially in uncharted territory like the situation the COVID-19 pandemic created, said Lidia Yan, Co-founder and CEO of NEXT Trucking.
  • NEXT Trucking, a FreightTech pioneer and drayage leader, offers premium shipping experiences to many of the worlds best-known companies.

NEXT Trucking Selects Fast-Growing Trust Relations as Agency of Record

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 1:05pm

WILLIAMS, Ariz., April 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The fast-growing virtual agency Trust Relations announced today that NEXT Trucking selected the challenger firm as its agency of record.

Key Points: 
  • WILLIAMS, Ariz., April 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The fast-growing virtual agency Trust Relations announced today that NEXT Trucking selected the challenger firm as its agency of record.
  • As a FreightTech pioneer and drayage leader, NEXT Trucking will benefit from Trust Relations' unique ability to represent companies that straddle multiple verticals and expertise in generating high-impact media results across diverse media outlets.
  • NEXT selected Trust Relations as its agency of record because of the firm's unique team structure and known ability to ideate diverse story angles that resonate with logistics, freight, business, and technology reporters alike.
  • "Trust Relations offers outside the box solutions that require vision, creativity and bravery," said NEXT Trucking Senior Manager of Communications and Brand Mike Bush.

NEXT Trucking Reduces Drayage Fees With Chassis Management Solution

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 2:00pm

NEXT Trucking, a FreightTech pioneer that connects shippers and carriers, today announced a chassis management solution that enables shippers and beneficial cargo owners (BCOs) to reduce costs associated with the utilization of port chassis in the Los Angeles ports.

Key Points: 
  • NEXT Trucking, a FreightTech pioneer that connects shippers and carriers, today announced a chassis management solution that enables shippers and beneficial cargo owners (BCOs) to reduce costs associated with the utilization of port chassis in the Los Angeles ports.
  • Chassis management is one of the most complex problems in drayage, resulting in frustration and unnecessary costs for carriers and BCOs alike.
  • With little to no chassis availability, truckers have a hard time getting access to containers leading to accruing demurrage fees, loss in productivity, missed appointments, and chassis split fees.
  • With Chassis Management, we will drastically improve our understanding of chassis free days agreements and define cost-saving scenarios for shippers, measuring factors such as season, congestion, and terminals, said Lidia Yan, Co-Founder and CEO of NEXT Trucking.

NEXT Trucking Expands Drayage Marketplace After Successful Beta Program

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 5:38pm

NEXT Trucking, a FreightTech pioneer that connects shippers and carriers, concludes a successful beta program that allowed qualified independent owner operators and small fleet drivers to access port loads directly through NEXTs mobile app.

Key Points: 
  • NEXT Trucking, a FreightTech pioneer that connects shippers and carriers, concludes a successful beta program that allowed qualified independent owner operators and small fleet drivers to access port loads directly through NEXTs mobile app.
  • For shippers, the drayage marketplace adds transparency to the traditionally opaque drayage process.
  • In addition, the drayage marketplace gives shippers a platform to get their containers out of the terminals quickly to more accurately calculate arrival times.
  • As a result of the successful beta program, NEXT will open its drayage marketplace to more drivers, enabling them to take advantage of the companys early learnings and gain access to high-paying, local routes.

NEXT Trucking Releases Report on the State of Drayage for 2019 Logistics Peak Season

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 4:00pm

NEXT Trucking , a FreightTech pioneer that connects shippers and carriers, today released a report examining current issues within the drayage market and recommendations to add efficiencies.

Key Points: 
  • NEXT Trucking , a FreightTech pioneer that connects shippers and carriers, today released a report examining current issues within the drayage market and recommendations to add efficiencies.
  • The white paper, entitled Preparing for Peak: The State of Drayage in 2019 , is based on comprehensive primary and secondary research and inquiries with steamship lines, port authorities, drayage companies, 3PLs, shippers, NVOCCs, freight forwarders, and retailers.
  • Preparing for Peak: The State of Drayage in 2019 was developed in partnership with Optimum Supply Chain and delivers an analysis of root-cause issues impacting drayage efficiencies for shippers and carriers alike.
  • NEXT Trucking, a FreightTech pioneer, offers premium shipping experiences to many of the worlds best-known companies.

NEXT Trucking Celebrates ‘Independents Day’ On 10-4

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 4:00pm

NEXT Trucking, a FreightTech pioneer that connects shippers and carriers, celebrates 10-4, Independents Day for the independent owner-operators and small fleet owners that form the backbone of the U.S. supply chain and economy.

Key Points: 
  • NEXT Trucking, a FreightTech pioneer that connects shippers and carriers, celebrates 10-4, Independents Day for the independent owner-operators and small fleet owners that form the backbone of the U.S. supply chain and economy.
  • To be able to connect with my kids because NEXT gave me the freedom to do that and the money to be comfortable.
  • We help independent drivers earn a tremendous living; there are drivers in our marketplace making more than $1,000 per day, said Bobby Napiltonia, Chief Revenue Officer for NEXT Trucking.
  • Details can be found at blog.nexttrucking.com/referrals
    NEXT Trucking, a FreightTech pioneer, offers premium shipping experiences to many of the worlds best-known companies.

NEXT Trucking Supports Explosive Growth With New Headquarters

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 5:00pm

NEXT Trucking, a FreightTech pioneer that connects shippers and carriers, today opened its new headquarters in the heart of Silicon Beach.

Key Points: 
  • NEXT Trucking, a FreightTech pioneer that connects shippers and carriers, today opened its new headquarters in the heart of Silicon Beach.
  • NEXT has been tremendously successful, and we're thrilled to welcome the company to our community as it ushers in its next growth phase.
  • Our model is proven, and were now providing our employees with a space that can facilitate further rapid growth.
  • This exciting development reflects NEXTs dedication and commitment to solving the trucking industrys most pressing challenges through technology, said Josh Raffaelli, Managing Director of Brookfield Growth Partners.

NEXT Trucking Accelerates Throughput of Products at Los Angeles and Long Beach Ports

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 5:00pm

NEXT Trucking, a FreightTech pioneer that connects shippers and carriers, has entered into an agreement to open an 18 acre drayage facility in Long Beach, CA that will relieve congestion at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, the largest ports in the U.S.

Key Points: 
  • NEXT Trucking, a FreightTech pioneer that connects shippers and carriers, has entered into an agreement to open an 18 acre drayage facility in Long Beach, CA that will relieve congestion at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, the largest ports in the U.S.
  • With the new facility, NEXT is able to combine its physical assets and proprietary technology to offer unique solutions that address drayage pain points.
  • The strategic location, less than ten miles from the Port of Long Beach, increases container capacity for NEXTs Relay program which is designed to maximize drayage efficiency.
  • The new yard in Long Beach adds 18 acres of capacity to NEXTs Relay program, which currently utilizes an 8-acre facility in Gardena, CA.