Arcimoto Appoints Nancy Calderon to Board of Directors

EUGENE, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$FUV #FUV–Arcimoto, Inc.® (Nasdaq: FUV) (“Arcimoto” or the “Company”), makers of the Fun Utility Vehicle® (FUV®), an affordable, practical, and thrilling pure electric vehicle for everyday commuters and fleets, is pleased to welcome Nancy Calderon to the Board of Directors as of April 16, 2020. In connection with Ms. Calderon’s appointment to the […]

Greg Horn Joins PartsTrader as Chief Innovation Officer

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#CIO–PartsTrader, the industry-leading online collision parts marketplace, welcomes Greg Horn as the company’s new Chief Innovation Officer. Greg brings over 25 years of industry experience to the PartsTrader team, previously serving in a number of Insurance Executive capacities, including most recently as the Assistant Vice President of Auto and Property Claims Strategy at The […]

Global Commercial Vehicle Production Expected to be down 22 Percent in 2020 in Wake of COVID-19, According to IHS Markit Forecasts

SOUTHFIELD, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#VIO–Global commercial vehicle production (GVW 4-8) volumes in 2020 compared to 2019 are forecast to be down 22 percent (more than 650,000 units) to 2.6 million units, in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the most recent analysis from IHS Markit (NYSE: INFO). Individual regional forecasts are set to a downtrend, […]

Transportation Analytics Helps in Improving Fleet Utilization Rate by 15% | Read Quantzig’s Success Story to Know More

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Analytics–A global data analytics and advisory firm, Quantzig, which delivers actionable analytics solutions to resolve complex business problems has announced the completion of its latest transportation analytics engagement for a leading US-based transportation and logistics company. Are you struggling with centralizing fleet management data? Request a FREE proposal today. Engagement Overview The client is […]

TravelCenters of America Announces Business Updates Related to COVID-19 Pandemic

WESTLAKE, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TravelCenters of America Inc. (Nasdaq: TA) today provided business updates related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Currently, all TA, Petro Stopping Centers and TA Express travel centers remain open, providing essential services to drivers across the nation with fuel, showers, restrooms, quick-serve restaurants and convenience stores. Employees continue to take precautionary measures consistent with […]

Facedrive Announces Partnership with Middlesex-London Health Unit to Offer Transportation Assistance Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#COVID19FD—Facedrive Inc. (“Facedrive”) (TSXV: FD), the first Canadian peer-to-peer, eco-friendly and socially responsible ridesharing network is excited to announce that it is joining efforts with the Middlesex-London Health Unit to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 and lessen the impact of the pandemic in the region. In the spirit of collaboration, Facedrive and the […]

Building Bridges: CSN Phil’s opens in Northern Ontario

Sturgeon Falls, Ontario ⁠— CSN Collision Centres has opened doors to a new facility in Northern Ontario. CSN Phil’s, formerly Yvon Collision, has been serving the West Nipissing area since 2008. For the facility, every customer is a neighbour and it boasts a stellar reputation in the West Nipissing area for delivering on its promise […]

EV/AV Report: April 20, 2020

A step for Simolo Simolo Customs, a small golf kart manufacturer based in British Columbia, has received approval to build a low-speed, street-legal electric vehicle. This week, Simolo, of Vernon, B.C.,  said Transport Canada gave it the green light following five years of planning and development. The company builds low-speed vehicles⁠—essentially hi-tech golf karts featuring […]

Carrying On: Pandemic cuts business for U.K. repairers by 85 percent

Toronto, Ontario — While studies of the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic on Canada’s collision sector may not yet be available, a survey of the virus’s impact on the U.K. repair sector paints a grim picture. Collision businesses in the United Kingdom saw their work-volume drop by 85 percent in the first 15 days of […]

Connecting in Crisis: Leading amid a global pandemic

By Chelsea Stebner I want to talk to you about leading in crisis—what it means to me, and what I am struggling with. I am not seeking sympathy. I want to have a real conversation because I think many leaders—in all industries—are struggling right now. It can feel daunting that we’re supposed to know exactly […]