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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 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
Eric Beckwitt, Freightera CEO at TechBrew Sept 22, 2016

Freightera featured at the TechBrew event by BCTIA

It was great to network with other great BC tech companies at the TechBrew where Freightera was featured last night! Other companies 2016 Technology Impact Award winners and finalist featured at the September Innovation on Tap event: Aspect Biosystems, ResponseTek, [...]

September 23, 2016 Technology & Innovation, Welcome to Freightera Blog
Freightera mentioned in Fortune.com

Freightera made Fortune’s Term Sheet

Good news for our backers! Freightera made Fortune’s Term Sheet on July 15, 2016. Vancouver freight marketplace startup was mentioned among VC Deals. [...]

July 22, 2016 Freight Shipping Solution, Technology & Innovation
Freightera wins TIA for Excellence in Product Innovation. 2016 Technology Impact Awarda gala at the Vancouver Convention Center.

Freightera Wins 2016 Technology Impact Award TIA for Excellence in Product Innovation

It’s one thing to be among the finalists at the exciting 2016 Technology Impact Awards TIA Gala held by the BC Tech Association in the Vancouver Convention Center, socializing with the beautiful and dressed up local tech crowd, it’s another [...]

June 9, 2016 Technology & Innovation, Welcome to Freightera Blog
Freight truck in the field of green grass

A Green Future for Freight Shipping in North America?

Freight transportation is polluting and wasteful. Freightera is working on a solution. Freightera doesn’t just make it easier to find the lowest-priced rate among carriers to ship your goods. Ultimately, we see our solution as a way to help ensure [...]

July 2, 2015 Freight Shipping Solution, Green Freight, Technology & Innovation, Welcome to Freightera Blog
Shipper in warehouse

Shipping can be a hassle. These 4 productivity tips will lower your stress

Need to ship to different locations each week? Concerned you’re paying too much? Exhausted by the end of each day? You’re not alone. There never seem to be enough hours in a day of the shipper to get it all done. [...]

March 30, 2015 About Freight Shipping, Freight Shipping Solution, Technology & Innovation

New Diesel Technology Helps Clean Air and Fuels Economic Growth

As the US and Canadian economies continue to move forward, the new generation of clean diesel technology is helping to fuel economic growth. The new diesel technology is powering the freight movement in an environmentally friendly way, according to Allen [...]

September 2, 2014 Technology & Innovation

New Fuel-Economy Standards for Trucking Industry Set For 2016

New Fuel-Economy Standards for Trucking Industry Set For 2016 The call for tougher fuel-economy standards is part of Obama’s climate change strategy that is set for implementation by March 2016. Environmental groups welcome the move, saying, “Strong heavy truck efficiency [...]

September 2, 2014 Technology & Innovation, Trucking Industry Statistics