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Preventive maintenance for fleet: the good, the bad and the “ugh”
January 8, 2019
The pros of preventive maintenance
Following a preventive maintenance schedule according to OEM recommendations is the best way to optimize your vehicles’ safety, reliability, fuel efficiency and life. Plus, it can significantly reduce driver and vehicle downtime by helping to prevent dangerous, costly ...
Keep Your Best Drivers With Telematics
December 4, 2018
Telematics is not just an added benefit. Telematics is like turning a light on in a dark room. Data brings things into focus. And it’s only getting better. When you simply analyze the most basic data, you can expect to find immediate improvements in logistics, safety, and cost. As more data is collected ...
6 things to avoid when managing a fleet of of vehicles
September 25, 2017
Inventory management, fuel efficiency, maintenance costs, retaining talent, vehicle acquisition, vehicle life-cycle strategy… No matter the size of the fleet, the challenges of fleet management are the same. The good news is that there’s a solution to these challenges that can be found by right-sizing ...
Are All Fleet Management Companies Created Equal?
January 23, 2015
Fleet management companies are a dime a dozen, nowadays. For the most part, they all offer the same fleet management services and leasing options. It has become something of a “me-too” industry. So, if all fleet management companies appear equal, how can anyone know what sets one apart from the pack?
Lowering Fleet Costs in the Eye of the Storm: Part 4
November 13, 2014
Smart Decisions Save Money
The positive relationship between a fleet management company and its clients can be successful in more ways than one. Like in the case of Virginia Farm Bureau, they have been able to quantify the relationship’s total impact. The fleet management solutions put in place ...
When to Buy, Sell or Trade…Your Fleet Vehicles
August 25, 2014
It’s not the stock market, but effectively replacing fleet vehicles is all about timing too
Should they stay or should they go? It’s a question all fleet managers will eventually face.
When is the ideal time to replace a unit? Deciding on vehicle replacement schedules can be challenging, especially ...
Fleet Maintenance Companies: Top 4 Fleet Maintenance Trends
July 15, 2014
Keeping up with the latest trends is a must for fleet maintenance companies that want to stay ahead of the competition. These four trends have recently emerged and are set to continue shaping the way that fleet maintenance companies in the industry do business.
1: Eco-Friendly Oil and Lube
Many fleet ...
Top Components of a Fleet Management Program
July 15, 2014
Enterprise-level companies and government entities are under constant pressure to reduce costs and increase efficiency. For businesses that rely heavily on transportation as an ancillary component to their core processes, outsourcing fleet management services can provide substantial cost reductions and ...