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Freightera CEO speaking at the GreenTech 2019 conference on June 6th

Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt will be speaking on June 6th 2019 about disruptive clean technologies in freight at GreenTech 2019, Green Marine’s 12th annual conference. The conference will be taking place at Westin Cleveland Downtown Hotel in Cleveland OH, from [...]

May 14, 2019 Green Freight, Technology & Innovation
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100 Clean50 Sustainability Leaders Address Fellow Canadians in Open Letter in The Globe and Mail on Earth Day

This EarthDay, 100 Clean50 Award Winners and Sustainability Leaders from Canada, including Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt, called on fellow Canadians in business, government and every walk of life to take significant steps towards fighting climate change and building a low [...]

April 22, 2019 Green Freight
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Eric Beckwitt Selected as a Keynote Speaker at CleanTech Innovation Showcase in Seattle on June 24th

  Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt selected as a keynote speaker for the 2019 CleanTech Innovation Showcase at Bell Harbor International Conference Center in Seattle on June 24. Please join us there! From the press release by CleanTech Alliance: “One of [...]

April 18, 2019 Green Freight, Press Releases, Technology & Innovation
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Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt Speaking at CONNECT 2019 | Supply Chain, Management and Technology Event in Bothell, WA on May 17, 2019

Please join us at the upcoming CONNECT 2019 | Supply Chain + Management + Technology event in Bothell on May 17th!   Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt will be speaking with thought leaders from Convoy, FLEXE, Flexport, Freightera, Microsoft, OneClick.ai, P8, REI, Seagull [...]

April 10, 2019 Green Freight, Technology & Innovation, Welcome to Freightera Blog
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Green freight guru grows low-emissions marketplace

It’s been great to see the media attention pouring towards Freightera in the recent months, but having Freight Waves article about our green mission coming out on Valentine’s Day was still rather auspicious. 😊 We loved the article’s angle and [...]

February 17, 2019 Freight Shipping Solution, Green Freight
Train vs. Truck Freight Shipping, Rail vs. Road Freight Shipping, Freightera

Train vs Truck Transportation – Efficiency, Cost, Advantages & Disadvantages [Infographic]

Freight Train vs Truck – what is more efficient for shipping and what are the advantages and disadvantages of rail vs truck transportation? See our new infographic answering these questions. Train Railways consume up to nine times less energy per [...]

February 12, 2019 About Freight Shipping, Green Freight
Manufacturer image - Freightera in the USA Today special edition Dec 2018

The Future of Sustainable Freight Hauling – Freightera featured in ‘Digital Supply Chain’

Mediaplanet just published and distributed in USA Today their special edition about innovative technological solutions for transportation and supply chain management. This ‘Digital Supply Chain’ issue aims to help businesses navigate new technologies for improving efficiency of their supply chains, [...]

December 18, 2018 Green Freight, Technology & Innovation
Canada’s Clean50 annually offers recognition to Canada’s leaders in sustainability for their contributions over the prior two years.

Freightera CEO wins sustainability award for freight-based digital transformation efforts

SupplyChainDigital.com picked up our recent press release about Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt’s 2019 Clean50 Award and published a feature article about this news for the supply chain community. Thank you, Supply Chain Digital! This story will help us spread the [...]

October 4, 2018 Freight Shipping Solution, Green Freight, Technology & Innovation
Freightera's Eric Beckwitt wins Clean50 Award for sustainability at Summit in Toronto

Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt Receives Clean50 Award

Photo: Eric Beckwitt, Freightera CEO, at the Clean50 Awards ceremony with the other winners in Manufacturing and Transportation category: Mario Plourde, CEO of Cascades, and Sarah Buckle, Director of Enterprise Risk and Sustainability at Translink. Clean50 CEO Gavin Pitchford presents [...]

October 1, 2018 Green Freight, Welcome to Freightera Blog
Freightera's Eric Beckwitt wins Clean50 Award for sustainability at Summit in Toronto

Freightera CEO Eric Beckwitt Receives Sustainability Award at Clean50 Summit in Toronto

Eric Beckwitt honored for his contribution to advancing the cause of sustainability and clean capitalism in Canada over the past two years VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Canadian freight digitization startup Freightera is honored to announce that [...]

October 1, 2018 Green Freight, Technology & Innovation, Welcome to Freightera Blog