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Logistics, Process

FedEx to Spend $100 Million on Improving Delivery Vehicle Safety

September 20, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

FedEx Corp. plans to spend more than $100 million to improve delivery van safety and reduce costs from accidents, potentially dragging on short-term earnings as the courier faces pressure from rising wages and other expenses. The company’s ground unit is […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Alibaba-backed startup AutoX applies for driver-less test permit in Calif.

December 4, 2019

Via: Automotive News

Chinese startup AutoX, backed by e-commerce giant Alibaba, has applied to test self-driving vehicles without an in-car backup driver in California, the first challenger to Google-affiliated autonomous driving venture Waymo to say it has done so. If granted the permit, […]