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Pros and Cons of Fleet Technology Changes

Fleet technology has come a long way from road maps and hand written logs. There are now small GPS devices as well as tracking software. For a fleet manager, the trick becomes choosing the right technology for the job. Sure, tools like the...

Beware of the Card Skimmer

Thieves have many ways of stealing credit card info from under your nose, including at the pump. Using credit card skimmers, thieves have figured a way to life your credit card info in just one swipe. According to the FTC “skimmers are illegal...

Ways To Reduce Fleet Fuel Costs

Every organization that strives to maintain a positive bottom line and continued financial success requires all departments to keep a stringent eye on expenses.  Commercial trucking enterprises operate hundreds of vehicles from locations throughout the United States. The fuel costs of transportation contribute...

The Future Role of Telematics in Fleet Management

Today’s industries move with technology.  Consider the automation of factory-work, or the digitalization of banking.  In both instances, enhanced technology boosted efficiency, enhanced security, and minimized costs.  Is this also the case for the commercial fleet industry? The short answer: yes.  Fortunately, the...

Trying to Cut Fleet Costs? Focus on the Fuel

Minimizing costs is central to any business.  And like any keen business owner, fleet managers should be able to review expense reports, identify unnecessary expenditures, and conduct cost analyses.  As if their role doesn’t already come with enough responsibilities, fleet managers are primarily...

Combatting Fuel Theft

One issue fleet managers must be aware of is the potential of fuel theft. Fuel theft can cost fleet businesses substantial amounts of money. The key to combat this is to find areas in the business where fuel theft can occur. The three...

What to Consider in a Fuel Card Partner

As your fleet increases in size, it’s beneficial to partner with a fuel card company. Being a business owner, you want a one-stop shop to save you time and money. That’s why you should be using a Mississippi fleet card for your fleet....

Get the Most Out of Fuel Expense Reporting

Keeping a record of your fleet fuel management is critical to making business decisions—from budgets to staffing. However, it can be a very manual process between all the trip reports and receipts. When you multiply that across all your drivers, each of their trips, and total fuel transactions, you’re suddenly staring down...

3 Ways to Investigate Fuel Theft

Did you know that according to the Association of Certified Fraud examiners, your fleet could be losing as much 5% due to theft, embezzlement, or fraud? To put it simply, for every $100 your fleet makes, it loses $5.  The best way to prevent this detrimental loss is by implementing...

3 Tips for Staying Fit on the Road

Sitting for several hours in truck can be tough at times, and anyone traveling on the road that frequently can easily fall into an unhealthy lifestyle. People desire to make a switch in eating healthier, but your budget and time can easily work against you.  A great way to offset the cost of buying...