One of the biggest challenges associated with fleet maintenance and repair is monitoring and controlling the costs associated with keeping your fleet on the road. If you don’t have good fleet management, it will certainly have an impact on your profitability and on your success as an organization. If you’re still trying to manage your...
Fleet telematics has been around since 2010, but it has now occupied center stage in the transportation industry, in large part due to the pandemic. Advancements in telematics and GPS tracking technology are continuing to become more sophisticated, while improving efficiencies, minimizing costs, and improving driver safety. With the outbreak of the pandemic, fleet industries...
While practically everyone in the US is enjoying the holiday season and participating in festive activities, the transportation industry is generally undergoing the most frantic time period of the entire year. Given the fact that retailers always kick off their biggest sales starting before Thanksgiving, it means that a tremendous increase in product shipping goes...
It can be a very exciting prospect to start up a fleet management operations company. But making a profit from your business and getting a leg up on the competition is always a challenge. Even if you’ve got some great ideas for starting up your business, it can be difficult to convert those ideas into...
Anyone who is tasked with managing or overseeing a fleet of vehicles for a company should understand how important it is to protect those vehicles, as well as all the drivers who will be using them. This makes safety management one of the most important considerations you can have as a fleet manager, and it’s...
When a company needs to acquire a good reliable work truck, they usually tend to purchase a used vehicle. It’s more affordable in the long run and it provides better value for the business. However, another option that is growing in popularity these days is for companies and contractors to lease their work trucks, rather...
Fleet maintenance is an integral part of managing a productive business. Without a proper fleet maintenance management program in place, you risk compromising the safety of your vehicles as well as your employees. Unplanned downtime, costly emergency repairs, and failing FMCSA inspections are some other downfalls of avoiding effective fleet maintenance management. Read on to...
A fleet management system generally comprises a digital platform that is used for monitoring and managing all those vehicles and personnel associated with your company’s cars or trucks, and sometimes even vans. It operates much like a centralized dashboard that company managers can use to make important business decisions, gain insights and analytics in real-time,...
If you’re a business owner or the manager of a business fleet looking to buy fleet vehicles, you won’t have time to sift through all the hype which is normally associated with shopping for vehicles. Whether you’re looking to purchase large delivery trucks, pickup trucks, or service vans, you’ll want to purchase the very best...
There is a number of factors that make leasing cars for your business a highly advantageous practice, starting with the attractive monthly costs and the ability to switch cars often, so as to keep up with the latest technology and safety features. However, some other factors have to be considered as well in order to...