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Mobile World Congress 2018

From February 26 to March 1, 2018, the Who-is-Who of the mobile world will meet at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. From new developments in mobile technology over virtual reality to artificial intelligence and networked vehicles – this trade fair is a trendsetter.

Coping with Problems by Means of Trend Technology Topics

For several years, the transport and logistics industry has been struggling with the same challenges: price increases for fuel and scarceness of drivers are only two of them.

Building a Blockchain Ecosystem

If the participants of the logistics market had to announce a relationship status, the answer would be most likely “It is complicated”. Unfortunately, the quality of relationships amongst the stakeholders is one of the most critical success drivers in this field.

Press

Kautetzky freight company relies on Fleetboard Trailer Management

Stadtallendorf / Stuttgart, Jan 26, 2018 – Everything on one screen: Dispatchers and fleet managers have things easier thanks to Fleetboard. With its Trailer Data and Trailer ID services, Fleetboard integrates the semitrailer and displays information about both the truck and trailer on one screen. As of now the freight company 'Kautetzky' trusts in this, too

VOLKER HANSEN IS THE NEW FLEETBOARD CEO

Stuttgart, Nov 28, 2017 - On 1 January 2018 Volker Hansen will become the new General Manager of Fleetboard GmbH: In this position he also becomes Head of Digital Solutions & Services at Mercedes-Benz Trucks. Responsibility for both areas was previously held by Dr. Daniela Gerd tom Markotten, who moved on to become General Manager of moovel GmbH on 1 November 2017.

Fleetboard nxtload: Saloodo! now on board

Stuttgart, Oct 16, 2017 - Fleetboard nxtload, the meta search engine for freight and transport orders which was launched in May, is delighted to announce an addition to the family: Saloodo!, the provider of digital solutions for the logistics sector and a subsidiary of Deutsche Post DHL Group, has been recruited as a further major freight platform.

Build great Apps for Trucks! Fleetboard Developer Portal now live

Stuttgart, Oct 5, 2017 - Developers, partners and customers too can now use the Fleetboard Developer Portal to offer their apps in the Fleetboard Store, making them accessible to a large number of users.

Fleetboard Drivers' League: The winners are announced

Stuttgart, Aug 24, 2017 - Between 1 May and 31 July 2017 truck drivers worldwide again competed to record the most economical driving style in the 13th Fleetboard Drivers' League. From 20 participating countries, the win goes to Slovakia and Germany.

Fleetboard Truck Guard – from the idea to the prototype in just four weeks

Stuttgart, Jun 27, 2017 - Hundreds of millions of euros of damage a year are caused by fuel theft. A problem that the digital Fleetboard Truck Guard counteracts. As part of the Innovation Funnel, the project was developed and pitched within a very short time.

Daimler Buses at the FIAA 2017 in Madrid

Ifema, Madrid, May 23, 2017 - Daimler Buses will be appearing once again at the FIAA International Bus and Coach Trade Fair in Madrid from 23 to 26 May. In addition to current vehicles and latest offers the Daimler Fleetboard GmbH will also be presented.

Fleetboard presents trendsetting strategy for the future

Munich, May 8, 2017 - The Daimler brand Fleetboard is setting the standards for connected services and digital solutions in commercial vehicles. In the run-up to Transport Logistic in Munich, the world’s leading trade fair for logistics and mobility, Fleetboard is today presenting numerous new digital solutions for its customers apart from its already broad range of services.

Starting signal for the Fleetboard Drivers' League 2017

Stuttgart, Apr 28, 2017- The search for the best drivers and fleets starts again. For the thirteenth time truck drivers in participating countries worldwide can join the Fleetboard Drivers' League. This year's motto is: DRIVE. DUEL. WIN.

Fleetboard and Mercedes-Benz Vans opt for the cloud solution Microsoft Azure

Hanover / Stuttgart , Apr 24, 2017 - Fleetboard and Mercedes-Benz Vans will show what potential digitization offers for logistics at this year's HANNOVER MESSE. Together with Microsoft, the companies are presenting how cloud-based solutions can support the infrastructure for digital products in the commercial vehicle sector.

Brain of the networked truck: Launch of Truck Data Center

Stuttgart, Mar 1, 2017 - The Truck Data Center launches on 1 March 2017, thereby allowing the introduction of new digital services from Mercedes-Benz Trucks: the revolutionary service product Mercedes-Benz Uptime and the new Fleetboard Manager app.