This section houses announcements on in-house, and industry sector, technological developments.
Telematics and driver engagement:

Telematics and driver engagement:

13 September 2017

Vehicle telematics is a hot topic in the logistics sector at present, and rightly so. This kind of performance data can be a hugely powerful tool in the transport operator’s search for maximum safety and efficiency - use it properly and there are some brilliant rewards to reap.  Read More >>

Big Data and Fleet Technology

Big Data and Fleet Technology

09 June 2017

Vehicles and new technology are often thought of as having a close relationship. The latest models are usually stocked full of new gadgets, designed to improve safety, offer more entertainment or help with navigation.   But the truth is that vehicle manufacturers have lagged behind the IT industry for some time. The latest advancements in in-car technology are usually improvements that have previously been offered through mobile devices and other forms of tech.    Read More >>

Improving the vehicle checklist

Improving the vehicle checklist

20 April 2017

Technology’s impact on the logistics sector has been huge to say the least, but it will only continue to help businesses if it’s always evolving to meet their changing needs. That’s exactly why TouchStar is – and always will be - committed to improving its products. Here is how.  Read More >>

Do you know about the DVSA earned recognition scheme?

Do you know about the DVSA earned recognition scheme?

20 April 2017

Logistics businesses generate huge volumes of data. Now, the DVSA want your information and by so you’ll be part of their earned recognition scheme. Find out more.  Read More >>

Regular vehicle checks you need to be carrying out

Regular vehicle checks you need to be carrying out

13 April 2017

Adequate maintenance of your fleet of vehicles can cut your business’s running costs and streamline spending. By maintaining your vehicles properly – whether they’re HGVs, vans or cars – you stand to make significant savings in the long run. Read More >>

Will drone delivery ever become the standard?

Will drone delivery ever become the standard?

30 September 2016

The ongoing chat around drones has never been exclusively linked to a specific industry or purpose –they have potential uses in so many areas of life and business, from photography right through to the military.  Read More >>

Four ways to obtain proof of delivery

Four ways to obtain proof of delivery

06 September 2016

Proof of delivery (POD) plays a crucial operational role for businesses across the world. It allows them – and their customers – to keep track of products as they move through the chain to their final destination. For maximum benefit, however, it must be done in the right way. Read More >>