Crux Systems Insights

We don’t have a plan, a pilot program or a test project

March 6, 2017 by Eric Klein |

Logistics

Having worked in the logistics industry for more than 20 years, I can tell you that everyone is still complaining about the same issues year after year. Talk to anyone in the industry, or look on social media or a trade publication, and you’ll see the same things.

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New tools: favorites and notes

March 3, 2017 by Hubert Yee |

Logistics

Have you ever wished you could highlight your most important containers? How about adding notes to specific containers? Yes you have! So with input from our community of users, we recently added these new features to our platform.

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Choose your own adventure

February 28, 2017 by Jennifer Colvin |

Container tracking

While having all the information about your import containers in one place can make life easier, it can be overwhelming if you’re dealing with cargo coming into terminals across the US and Canada.

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Keeping an eye on your containers

February 9, 2017 by Hubert Yee |

Logistics

The best way to keep an eye on your containers is to have all of the information you need in one place. Sure, you can manually look up the status of your containers by going to multiple websites and other sources to find the information, track the data in a spreadsheet and email the...

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Help at your fingertips

January 31, 2017 by Hubert Yee |

News

Everyone needs a little help at one time or another. If you're looking for a quick answer to your question, check our newly relaunched help center to get the information you need.

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The gap between connected trucks and cargo

January 26, 2017 by Jennifer Colvin |

Logistics

There’s been a lot of focus on connected trucks lately, and the startups looking to disrupt the space like Otto (acquired by Uber) and Peloton.

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Container tracking service, with a focus on service

January 17, 2017 by Eric Klein |

Container tracking

In the last few months we’ve tracked more than 4,000 port calls and 15,000 containers, and processed more than 3.8 million discrete data events. You simply can't do this without a sophisticated system to manage the data. But you also can't do this with technology alone. You still need...

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Staying up to date on container details

January 11, 2017 by Hubert Yee |

Container tracking

Wouldn’t it be great to wake up in the morning feeling ready to take on the world, not wondering where your cargo is? That's why we provide real-time notifications about container status changes to all registered users.

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Stop searching for your containers

January 4, 2017 by Jennifer Colvin |

Logistics

Sure, it’s great to have one place to search for all of your import containers. But what if you didn't even have to search for a container at all?

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Happy holidays from Crux Systems

December 23, 2016 by Eric Klein |

News

When I was a kid one of my favorite things about the holidays was seeing delivery trucks pull into our driveway, bringing presents from relatives who lived out of town. The anticipation of what was coming was almost as exciting as actually opening the presents themselves.

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