March 7, 2016
Storylines that emerged at the 2016 Work Truck Show included the move to small diesel engines, “lightweighting,” the next step for telematics, alt-fuels versus cheap oil, and delivery drones — yes, drones.
Tags: Telematics, Upfitting, NTEA, Work Truck Show, Diesel Engines, Propane Autogas, Truck Bodies, Commercial Drones
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Monday, March 7, 2016 4:05 PM | » Comments(0)
July 30, 2015
A rural power co-op needed a way for a lineman to call for help should an emergency situation arise. Five months later, the solution was put to good use.
Tags: Telematics, Driver Safety, GPS Insight
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Thursday, July 30, 2015 10:32 AM | » Comments(0)
March 12, 2015
These trend lines were gathered from the Work Truck Show, one of the year’s key mileposts to take stock of the industry.
Tags: Telematics, Upfitting, Work Truck Show, Propane Autogas, Alternative Fuels, CNG Conversions, CNG, Hybrid Trucks
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Thursday, March 12, 2015 11:36 AM | » Comments(0)
January 14, 2015
It’s easy if you try.
Tags: Telematics, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Verizon, Hertz, Carsharing, Rent Centric, Silvercar
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Wednesday, January 14, 2015 12:51 PM | » Comments(1)
August 14, 2013
In San Diego, Hertz officially unveiled its new facility, along with plans for world domination.
Tags: Telematics, Hertz, Carsharing, Hertz NeverLost, gps tracking, Hertz 24/7, Hertz Gold Plus Rewards
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Wednesday, August 14, 2013 12:00 AM | » Comments(2)
July 24, 2013
Adoption rates of telematics GPS tracking systems in fleet have increased exponentially in the last five years. Here’s what fleets are going through to make the plunge and get the most out of their systems.
Tags: Telematics, Fleet Managers
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Wednesday, July 24, 2013 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
May 23, 2013
Today's fleet manager is tasked with harnessing large amounts of data and turning the findings into actionable results. With so much technology driving so much information, the responsibility and burden are now greater than ever.
Tags: Telematics, Fleet Management, Technology
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Thursday, May 23, 2013 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
April 21, 2011
At NAFA’s fleet conference last week, heads of the major leasing companies talked about rising oil prices, distracted driving, changing to leasing rules and managing the rush of technology.
Tags: Telematics, NAFA, Fuel Prices, FASB, Distracted Driving, Alternative Fuels
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Thursday, April 21, 2011 11:15 AM | » Comments(0)
April 13, 2011
Hybrids and electric vehicles are still grabbing the most headlines. But at the NAFA Institute & Expo in Charlotte this week, the fleet industry explored more mundane ways to go green, save fuel and still keep costs in check.
Tags: NAFA, Battery-Electric Vehicles, EVs, Telematics, Natural Gas Vehicles, Propane Autogas
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Wednesday, April 13, 2011 2:11 PM | » Comments(0)
December 30, 2010
After the pain of layoffs and cutbacks during the recession, your employees should get that business efficiency is paramount now more than ever before.
Tags: GPS, Telematics
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Thursday, December 30, 2010 3:11 PM | » Comments(0)
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