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Aug 03, 2015, 14:05 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.

August is Family Fun Month

 August is National Family Fun Month, and a great opportunity to seize the remainder of summer to travel before school's back in session....

Jul 29, 2015, 10:05 ET
Just in time for the start of the school year, Rand McNally's award-winning Classroom Atlas is now available in digital format to help students interact with the world with the touch of an iPad(R).

Rand McNally Launches New Digital Edition Classroom Atlas

Just in time for the start of the school year, Rand McNally's award-winning Classroom Atlas is now available in digital format to help students...

Jul 21, 2015, 10:35 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.

Top 10 Tips for a Smooth Summer Road Trip

We're halfway through the summer travel season and with two months of road tripping behind us, Rand McNally's editors offer these tips to make the...

Jul 07, 2015, 10:35 ET
New World Van Lines of Chicago is the latest fleet to choose Rand McNally HD 100 - a plug-and-play fleet technology solution.

New World Van Lines Adds Rand McNally HD 100 to Save Money, Increase Efficiency

 Just in time for its busiest time of the year, New World Van Lines of Chicago is equipping its fleet of household moving trucks with the Rand...

Jun 24, 2015, 10:05 ET
Rand McNally today released the 2016 edition of its #1-selling trucker's atlas, the Motor Carriers' Road Atlas. The printed atlas has served over-the-road professional drivers for more than 30 years.

Rand McNally Publishes 35th Edition of Atlas for Commercial Drivers

 Rand McNally today released the 2016 edition of its #1-selling trucker's atlas, the Motor Carriers' Road Atlas. The printed atlas, first...

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...