Transport Exchange Group launches messaging tool to boost business communications

Transport Exchange Group launches messaging tool to boost business communications

Transport Exchange Group is launching a messaging solution to improve business communication through its leading freight trading platforms. Freight Messenger will initially be available to all members of Haulage Exchange and Courier Exchange, providing a highly-effective chat tool for both internal teams and trading partners that has been designed to reduce administration and streamline operational processes. Freight Messenger will enable member-to-member communication with key internal and external contacts to simplify the booking and management of…

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Paragon lends helping hand to St Gemma’s Hospice Christmas Tree Collection

Paragon lends helping hand to St Gemma’s Hospice Christmas Tree Collection

  Paragon has teamed up with St Gemma’s Hospice to help collect and recycle more than 1,400 unwanted Christmas trees in and around the city of Leeds. The Dorking-based company supported the annual disposal service by coordinating a team of 11 volunteer drivers, using its leading routing and scheduling software. As a result, the Hospice has raised over £14,000, which will be used to provide vital care for terminally ill people in West Yorkshire. With…

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Record year for Transport Exchange Group

Record year for Transport Exchange Group

  Transport Exchange Group experienced a record year following a 25 per cent rise in the number of loads handled through its leading freight trading platforms. Both Haulage Exchange and Courier Exchange saw significant growth during 2015 as road transport businesses sought to meet demand for added capacity and tackle some of the operational challenges they face within the supply chain sector. Over 800,000 jobs were posted on the freight trading platforms in the past…

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Transport Exchange Group and Teletrac Navman celebrate 1,000th vehicle integration

Transport Exchange Group and Teletrac Navman celebrate 1,000th vehicle integration

An increasing number of road transport operators are using live vehicle data to get more from the Transport Exchange Group’s freight trading platforms. Over 1,000 vehicles using Teletrac Navman telematics have now been integrated, allowing tracked Courier Exchange and Haulage Exchange members to advertise their available capacity and increased visibility throughout the supply chain. In fact, these members have been able to typically reduce their empty running from an industry average of around 30 per…

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JMHC Logistics thwarts van hijacking with vehicle tracking

JMHC Logistics thwarts van hijacking with vehicle tracking

Vehicle tracking has come to the rescue after a courier’s van was hijacked in a residential area of Sheffield. The driver, working for JMHC Logistics, was accosted and dragged from his vehicle by thieves while making home deliveries on behalf of leading online retailers. However, the vehicle was fitted with an advanced telematics system from Ctrack, which allowed the company to remotely immobilise the van and then liaise with the Police to arrange safe recovery….

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Interactive dashboard boosts service management at Courier Exchange

Interactive dashboard boosts service management at Courier Exchange

Transport Exchange Group is enhancing the user experience of its leading freight trading platform with the launch of a new interactive dashboard. As a result, members of the Courier Exchange will be able to access critical information in one place, providing increased visibility and control. The dashboard is designed to save time and improve operational performance for couriers using the Exchange by simplifying and streamlining business and operational processes. It builds on the existing real-time…

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