“You can put all kind of fancy technologies out there, but if you’re not using them in the most optimal way, you’re not going to get the benefits you’re looking for,” Fretheim Wal-Mart’s director of business strategy and sustainability for logistics.

Optimizing trucking technologies.

1. Using real time GPS tracking along with weather reports to avoid storms and plan accordingly.

2. Using meteorologists to plan trips in advanced.

3. Performance optimization tools (especially for fuel efficiency).

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