Dedicated Trucking News

Technology and Trucking – Are Wounded Warriors the Drivers of the Future?

Technological advancements continue to shift the landscape of what is possible for the trucking industry, opening our minds to new opportunities, connections and ways of doing business. While to requires us to continue to adapt and learn new skills, the benefits of technology for our companies and our employees are worth staying ahead of the…

2018 Trucking Trends – An Important Part of Our Nation’s Economy

From the food we eat, to the clothes we wear and the hardware we use, many people aren’t aware that up to, “70% of the domestic products we buy in the United States are shipped to retail locations by truck.”   In fact, the ATA (American Trucking Associations) recently released their American Trucking Trends 2018,…

The Best Kept Secret to Keeping Your Company Drivers Happy

Driver retention is a constant battle for trucking companies. Truckers come and go from carrier after carrier, and this is a drain for company budgets and driver morale. What can you do as a trucking employer to reduce driver turnover? Start by ensuring your truck drivers are happy. Although these logistical conditions don’t necessarily apply…

Driver Retention is the Challenge and Respect is the Motivator

Trucking is one of the most difficult careers of the 21st century, and continues to be one of the most important professions in America. Trucking is especially important to manufacturing and retail partnerships, which rely on it to move their products from factories to stores. One of the biggest challenges in the trucking industry is…

Veltri Selected as 2016 Philadelphia Family Business Honoree

  Veltri, Inc. is proud to announce it has been selected by SmartCEO as its 2016 Philadelphia Family Business Honoree. SmartCEO celebrates entrepreneurship, as well as the achievements of independently owned businesses in the region. Awards recognition is part of the way SmartCEO lives up to its mission statement. Being recognized with an award from…

Trucking Industry Searching for Young Drivers

Truck drivers seem to be a vanishing breed these days. While it was a thriving industry in the past, major trucking companies are having difficult bringing in new recruits. It is estimated that the industry as a whole needs between 35,000 and 40,000 new drivers to meet today’s shipping needs. This number may increase to…

Veltri Reports on the Benefits of Using GPS Tracking for Fleet Management

More dedicated trucking companies are using GPS tracking for their fleet management than ever before, and the trend continues to be popular. But, are these businesses seeing any benefits from using GPS tracking in their fleet management? Is there a return on investment that makes the GPS tracking worthwhile? Veltri, Inc. dedicated trucking services recently…

Tips for Safe Summer Trucking

With the weather changing from snowy to warm, new challenges present themselves to truck drivers. There is more traffic on the road with people being on vacation, there is a higher chance of severe rainstorms, and the cab of your truck will heat up considerably when you are not in it, among other things. Just…
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