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Three Ways Shipping Companies Can Use Client Custom Fields

By |2020-12-22T12:58:43-05:00December 22nd, 2020|About Actsoft, Actsoft, Blog, Client Custom Fields, Dispatching, Encore, Transportation|

With even more of a reliance on online shopping this holiday season than normal due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s easy to see how companies tasked with gift deliveries could potentially become overwhelmed by the sheer amount of volume being requested. However, for future holiday seasons (as well as day-to-day operations), Encore's new Client

Driving Tips to Stay Safe This Winter

By |2020-12-04T15:38:08-05:00December 4th, 2020|Blog, Dispatching, Transportation, Trucking|

It’s that time of year again! With the holiday season inevitably comes winter weather, and that means snow is starting to blanket the roads all around the country. Whether your business is fleet-based, or you just have a large number of employees constantly on the road, this can pile on an additional layer of

Supply Chains and Shortages: Actsoft Solutions at Work

By |2020-07-30T11:16:15-04:00July 28th, 2020|Actsoft, Asset Tracking, Barcode Scanning, Blog, COVID-19, Custom Lists, Dispatching, Encore, GPS Tracking, Tracking, Transportation, Trucking, Wireless Forms|

The ongoing pandemic’s effect on global supply chains is profoundly impacting the ways we deliver and process goods. With various trade epicenters around the globe being affected by both strained resources and limitations on the number of employees that can safely be working together in a common location, many unanticipated difficulties are now reality.

Employee Safety and Wellness for the Transportation Industry

By |2020-07-14T16:15:19-04:00July 14th, 2020|Actsoft, Barcode Scanning, Blog, COVID-19, Encore, Transportation, Wireless Forms|

The next industry we’ll be taking a look at in our verticalized Employee Safety and Wellness Program (ESWP) blog post series is the transportation industry. As a vertical that is still relied on more than ever, even despite the difficulties of the past year, it’s imperative for transportation-based businesses to have a solution that

Employee Wellness Program: Contactless Delivery

By |2020-05-29T16:28:47-04:00May 29th, 2020|Blog, COVID-19, Transportation, Wireless Forms|

We recently announced the launch of our new Employee Safety and Wellness Program (ESWP). With it, we’re empowering businesses to help keep their staff (and customers) safer by giving them tools to effectively monitor and manage their processes, and implement the necessary changes when needed. It’s a changed world all over, and that includes

Recap: Encore and Transportation Webinar

By |2020-04-17T19:42:58-04:00April 17th, 2020|Blog, COVID-19, Dispatching, Transportation, Trucking, Wireless Forms|

In case you haven’t seen, we’ve been hosting regular live webinars to help our customers better understand how they can use our software to improve their businesses. In our most recent event, we discussed how transportation companies can make the most of Encore, particularly amid the current pandemic. Of special note are how our

Weathering the Storm: Transportation Management During the Pandemic

By |2020-04-10T18:53:26-04:00April 8th, 2020|Actsoft, Asset Tracking, Blog, COVID-19, Dispatching, ELD, Encore, Fleet, GPS Tracking, Tracking, Transportation, Trucking, Wireless Forms|

While the current pandemic has created a drop-off in business for many companies, most that are considered ‘essential’ are working in overdrive right now. It’s been said that in many ways, the trucking industry is the backbone of the American economy, and with the goods that so many desperately need in high demand, companies

Billy Idol Takes on Idling

By |2020-03-06T18:37:55-05:00March 6th, 2020|Blog, Fleet, Transportation, Trucking|

When you hear the name Billy Idol, it likely conjures images of the legendary British punk rocker’s strikingly platinum blond hair or signature sneer. And why not? The guy has consistently rocked the look throughout the duration of his decades-long career. What you may not associate with the award-winning musician, depending on your level

Keep Parcels More Secure During Holiday Deliveries with Asset Tracking

By |2019-12-17T20:23:59-05:00December 3rd, 2019|Actsoft, Alerts, Asset Tracking, Blog, Business, Devices, Encore, Geofences, GPS Tracking, Tracking, Transportation, Trucking|

As mentioned in a previous post, the number of parcels being delivered this holiday season is likely to increase from years past. With companies like Amazon making online ordering and residential delivery even more popular, it’s clear that accessibility and convenience are currently as important as ever to the average consumer during their shopping

Tips for Driving Safer This Winter

By |2019-11-15T20:27:09-05:00November 15th, 2019|About Actsoft, Blog, Tips, Transportation, Trucking|

As the year moves forward and winter approaches and the mercury continues to drop, driving conditions can start to become more precarious than usual, particularly when snow falls or when freezing temperatures create icy conditions after even the lightest of rainfalls. Last year, we shared some great tips that you and your drivers should

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