Articles by David Kolman

Distribution: 2010 diesel emissions standards

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2010 diesel emissions standards, which went into effect this month, are the world’s most stringent. 
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Distribution: Safe winter driving tips

Winter presents its own unique set of challenges for drivers, even the most experienced. What can start as a clear day can change quickly to stormy conditions with slick roads or poor visibility. 
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Distribution: 2010 Truck Roundup

For 2010, truck manufacturers once again are offering a wide variety of trucks and options to choose from, including hybrids.
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Distribution: City driving

Driving on city streets tests drivers’ concentration, road awareness and reactions because they face constant hazards.
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Distribution: Factors affecting fuel economy

Even though fuel prices have somewhat stabilized, a periodic review of operating and maintenance practices can help further improve your fleet’s fuel efficiency.
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Distribution: How to get the most from your tires

Tires are expensive — in fact, they are a top maintenance expense for beverage fleets. Anything that can be done to extend tire life can provide significant savings.
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Distribution: Reducing glare

Glare — a sensation caused by bright light in one’s field of view — is a serious problem for drivers.
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Distribution: Driver monitoring systems

When done effectively, driver monitoring programs can help improve driver behavior and reduce accidents.
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Distribution: Mid-America Trucking Show roundup

The 38th Mid-America Trucking Show, held in Louisville, Ky., featured 935 exhibiting companies representing 46 states and 10 countries.
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Distribution: Drug testing compliance promotes safety

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) requires drug and alcohol testing for drivers of commercial vehicles.
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Dinner with Tequila Don Julio

Diageo is taking its Tequila Don Julio brand on the road this summer with a rolling Airstream Speakeasy mobile craft cocktail bar. The team stopped in Chicago on July 29 to share some specialty tequila cocktails paired with food from Chicago restaurants Honey Butter Fried Chicken and The Radler as well as dessert venues Black Dog Gelato and Baker Miller. (Photos by Jennifer Haderspeck)

9/17/14 2:00 pm EDT

The Path to New Product Success: Navigating the latest trends for new beverage development

By attending this webinar, you will learn about the top trends and how they fit into the CPG market, which channels are influencing new products and technology, how Packaging fits into your product development, and ways you can use innovation to increase sales.


Gert van Manen, president of iTi Tropicals Inc., shares his insights on the U.S. coconut water market. Citing research from Krueger Food Laboratories, he also supplies information highlighting the difference between products that declare their added sugars and those that do not.

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BI October 2014 cover

2014 October

The October 2014 Beverage Industry includes a cover story on our 2014 Executive of the Year, Keurig Green Mountain's CEO Brian Kelley, as well as articles about bottled water consumption, whey nutrition, and more. Check it out today!

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Bottled Water Trends

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Cleaning-in-Place: Dairy, Food and Beverage Operations, 3rd Edition

This book addresses the principles of cleaning operations, water supply issues and the science of detergents and disinfectants.

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