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May 06, 2015, 14:04 ET
Rand McNally's new Best of the Road summer planner gives tips, trips, and maps for all-American summer escapes.

Rand McNally unveils Summer Atlas & kids' Backseat Books

 Just weeks away from the Memorial Day weekend – the traditional start to the summer road travel season – Rand McNally today...

Apr 15, 2015, 10:05 ET
The 2016 edition of the Rand McNally Road Atlas is now available, just in time for travel season. America's #1 Road Atlas is packed with upgrades, trip suggestions, and updated maps to help planners and travelers see "the big picture."

The New Rand McNally Road Atlas is Here!

 Today, 91 years to the day since Rand McNally released its first atlas of roads and points of interest, the company launched the newest annual...

Apr 02, 2015, 11:05 ET
Rand McNally is the country's most trusted source for maps, navigation, and travel content. For more than 75 years, Rand McNally has been an innovator in the Commercial Transportation market - from providing mileage and routing software, to truck navigation and E-Logs to mobile fleet management solutions. Learn more at randmcnally.com.

Will the Great Smoky Mountains N.P. take it all?

With just days left in the annual basketball tournament that fuels college rivalries and office pools, Rand McNally is down to an Elite Eight...

Mar 09, 2015, 09:05 ET
Rand McNally's TND 760 is a mobile fleet management solution that is easy to install, easy to use, and provides the critical features fleets need to manage and optimize their business. Fleets, drivers and owner-operators alike benefit from the TND 760: One device, one cable, installs in less than 30 minutes; Fleet email communications with cellular and Wi-Fi connectivity; Electronic driver logs; Electronic Vehicle Inspection Reporting; Driver and vehicle performance monitoring; Truck-specific navigation with 35% more truck data than other GPS units; Safe-drive mode featuring text-to-speech email playback and verbal turn-by-turn route guidance; HOS alerts and warnings for drivers.

Craig Transportation Company Adopts Rand McNally's TND™ 760

 Industry-leader Craig Transportation Company of Perrysburg, Ohio, the longest-standing member of the Truckload Carriers' Association, has...

Feb 09, 2015, 09:05 ET
Rand McNally's TND(tm) Tablet answers professional drivers' calls for "one device that does it all." The TND(TM) Tablet marries Rand McNally's advanced TND(TM) truck its Rand McNally's advanced GPS device and award-winning truck navigation with an Android tablet pre-loaded with trucking applications and access to the Android marketplace. Rand McNally's revolutionary TND(TM) Tablet is the single device for the truck, for business, and for life off-duty.

Rand McNally Releases Game-Changing "TND™ Tablet" for Professional Drivers

 Answering professional drivers' calls for "one device that does it all," today Rand McNally launched the TND™ Tablet – marrying...

Feb 05, 2015, 15:13 ET
Rand McNally is the country's most trusted source for maps, navigation, and travel content. For more than 75 years, Rand McNally has been an innovator in the Commercial Transportation market - from providing mileage and routing software, to truck navigation and E-Logs to mobile fleet management solutions. Learn more at randmcnally.com

Rand McNally Releases Multiple Operating Authority Capabilities for its Mobile Fleet Management Solutions

 Rand McNally today released a software upgrade for its line of in-cab devices that enables Multiple Operating Authority (MOA) tracking. The...

Jan 14, 2015, 09:05 ET
Rand McNally is the country's most trusted source for maps, navigation, and travel content. For more than 75 years, Rand McNally has been an innovator in the Commercial Transportation market - from providing mileage and routing software, to truck navigation and E-Logs to mobile fleet management solutions. Learn more at randmcnally.com.

Bennett International Maximizes Existing Technology Investments by Adding Rand McNally's HD 100 Devices

Equipping a 2,500-unit fleet with after-market technology can be a daunting and costly task -- particularly when the fleet is made up of...

Dec 22, 2014, 12:55 ET
Rand McNally is the country's most trusted source for maps, navigation, and travel content. For more than 75 years, Rand McNally has been an innovator in the Commercial Transportation market - from providing mileage and routing software, to truck navigation and E-Logs to mobile fleet management solutions. Learn more at randmcnally.com.

Gas Prices Are Down -- Let's Hit the Road This Holiday Season!

With average U.S. gas prices at $2.55 per gallon, road tripping to the relative's house or just to get out of town is more affordable this season...

Dec 22, 2014, 12:54 ET
Rand McNally is the country's most trusted source for maps, navigation, and travel content. For more than 75 years, Rand McNally has been an innovator in the Commercial Transportation market - from providing mileage and routing software, to truck navigation and E-Logs to mobile fleet management solutions. Learn more at randmcnally.com.

McNeilus Steel, Inc. Equips Its Private Fleet with Rand McNally's TND™ 760 Devices

 Seeking to further control logistics and costs, McNeilus Steel, Inc. (McNeilus) of Dodge Center, Minn., has installed Rand McNally's...

Nov 12, 2014, 16:18 ET
Rand McNally TND(TM) 730 with HD 100 device leverages drivers' technology investment, provides HOS functionality and more! The HD 100, a small black box about the size of a deck of cards, plugs into a truck's on-board diagnostic port and records the truck's GPS position along with critical vehicle-specific information and driving behavior.

Rand McNally Named 2015 CES Innovation Award Honoree

Rand McNally today announced that its 7-inch truck GPS and Electronic Logging device pair has been named a CES Innovation Award Honoree for 2015....

Oct 23, 2014, 09:05 ET
Rand McNally TND(tm) 760

Kerns Trucking Improves Operations with Technology

With constant news and focus on the impact of automation in the commercial transportation industry, a North Carolina trucking company is a stellar...

Oct 06, 2014, 09:05 ET
Rand McNally is the country's most trusted source for maps, navigation, and travel content. For 160 years, Rand McNally has been developing and launching innovative products for the consumer, transportation, and education markets. (PRNewsFoto/Rand McNally)

Rand McNally Integrates Document Management and Workflow into Mobile Fleet Management Devices

 Today, at ATA's Management Conference and Exhibition, Rand McNally announced the integration of Pegasus TransTech's TRANSFLO® document...

Sep 22, 2014, 09:05 ET

Rand McNally Mobile Fleet Management Devices Now Integrate with TMT Fleet Maintenance Software from TMW Systems, Inc.

Today, at the TransForum Conference, Rand McNally announced the availability of its latest product integration with TMW Systems, Inc. Data provided...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:05 ET
Rand McNally Releases Fourth Generation of Top-Selling IntelliRoute(R) TND(TM) GPS Devices for Commercial Drivers. IntelliRoute(R) TND(TM) 730 and 530 LM devices are redesigned inside and out. (PRNewsFoto/Rand McNally)

Rand McNally Releases Fourth Generation of Top-Selling IntelliRoute® TND™ GPS Devices for Commercial Drivers

Today at the Great American Trucking Show, Rand McNally introduces its latest generation IntelliRoute® TND™ GPS devices for commercial...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:05 ET
Rand McNally Announces All-platform Availability for HD 100 E-Log Device. Device leverages drivers' technology investment, provides HOS functionality and more! The HD 100, a small black box about the size of a deck of cards, plugs into a truck's on-board diagnostic port and records the truck's GPS position along with critical vehicle-specific information and driving behavior. (PRNewsFoto/Rand McNally)

Rand McNally Announces All-platform Availability for HD 100 E-Log Device

Today, at the Great American Trucking Show, Rand McNally announced that its HD 100 device, selected as a "Top 20 Products of 2013" by Heavy Duty...

Aug 20, 2014, 09:05 ET
Rand McNally Launches All-New RV GPS: RVND(TM) 7730 LM. Just in time for Labor Day getaways, today Rand McNally has made available its third-generation RV GPS device. Redesigned inside and out, the RVND(TM) 7730 LM provides all-new hardware, a faster processor, two new graphical user interface options, with improved map appearance. Bringing together Rand McNally's award-winning navigation and new features such as Toll Cost estimates and Advanced Lane Guidance, the RVND(TM) device delivers leading-edge technology and tools specifically designed for RVers. (PRNewsFoto/Rand McNally)

Rand McNally Launches All-New RV GPS: RVND™ 7730 LM

Just in time for Labor Day getaways, today Rand McNally has made available its third-generation RV GPS device. Redesigned inside and out, the...

Aug 18, 2014, 09:05 ET
Rand McNally announced the release of Rand McNally TrueTrack(R), a new web-based solution that helps fleet managers improve driver safety, enhance customer service with more accurate arrival time information, and reduce fuel usage by curtailing out-of-route driving. Rand McNally's TrueTrack(R) powered by IntelliRoute(R) software, Rand McNally's award-winning navigation -- enables fleet managers to better control the in-cab routing experience, helping to improve operational efficiency and cost savings. (PRNewsFoto/Rand McNally)

Rand McNally's TrueTrack® Command and Control Module Released

Today, Rand McNally announced the release of Rand McNally TrueTrack®, a new web-based solution that helps fleet managers improve driver...

Jul 24, 2014, 09:05 ET
Rand McNally TND(tm) 760.  (PRNewsFoto/Rand McNally)

Ready Trucking Achieves Productivity Improvement Goals with Rand McNally TND™ 760 Devices

Just months after installing Rand McNally's TND™ 760 in-cab devices, Ready Trucking of Ellenwood, Georgia today announced that the company...

Jul 21, 2014, 09:05 ET
Rand McNally Releases the 34th Edition of the Motor Carriers' Road Atlas - the #1 selling Atlas for truckers.  The trusted guide for large-vehicle navigation, the Motor Carriers' Road Atlas is updated annually with new routes and critical state safety information, and cross-referenced to Rand McNally's IntelliRoute(R) TND(TM) devices with content specifically tailored to the needs of the commercial truck driver. The Motor Carriers' Road Atlas is available in paperback format, in a spiral-bound, laminated Deluxe version, as well as the Large Scale edition. (PRNewsFoto/Rand McNally)

Rand McNally Publishes 2015 Line of Atlases for Commercial Drivers

Rand McNally released today the 2015 edition of the Motor Carriers' Road Atlas, the #1-selling trucker's print atlas line. The printed...

Jun 30, 2014, 09:05 ET

Rand McNally Releases New Digital 'World Atlas' for Education Market

Today Rand McNally, the most recognized name in mapping among U.S. educators1, announced that it has launched a new online educational tool that...