Winter weather adds a layer of risk to all your operations: traffic delays, crashes, injuries, workload and more. Make sure your team is prepared with this 3-part Winter Safety Bundle, including a pre-trip checklist, training course guide, and winter policy checklist.
November 10, 2020
The ultimate outcome of the pandemic and the strength of the economic recovery are driving many predictions on future pricing.
November 3, 2020
The forecast of the cost of maintenance and unscheduled repair is anticipated to go up in CY-2021.
November 2, 2020
Reduced tire demand and a decrease in overall miles driven have caused tire manufacturing volume to decline in 2020, creating a downstream ripple effect softening commodity prices for natural rubber, but this may change in 2021.
October 29, 2020
Although unscheduled maintenance increased due to extended service lives, prolonged inactivity during the COVID lockdown, and longer downtime due to parts shortages, costs were flat as vendors refrained from price increases.
October 28, 2020
One trend that is gaining momentum among commercial fleets during the pandemic is the use of mobile maintenance vendors. There has been a substantial uptick in fleet requests for mobile maintenance solutions as fleet managers look to minimize downtime and the administrative burden of taking their vehicle to a repair shop and having the driver wait.
October 27, 2020
The partnership enables Discount Tire customers who also use Fleetio to automate approval and billing processes and benefit from competitive pricing.
September 16, 2020
So, you’re looking for a new fleet technology solution. You want to promote safer driving behaviors, help optimize your routes and reduce gas usage, and also provide quicker service and more accurate arrival times.
September 11, 2020
The Fleet Executive of the Year award, along with the Edward J. Bobit Professional Fleet Manager of the Year award, will be announced at the 2020 AFLA NextGen Conference, which will be hosted virtually this October 5-7, 2020.
July 27, 2020
LeasePlan USA launched a partnership with mobile maintenance and repair services provider YourMechanic to establish contact-free vehicle maintenance services for its clients’ cars and light-duty vehicles.
June 3, 2020
Although prices for replacement tires increased 3% per unit per month in calendar-year 2019 compared to CY-2018, the per transaction tire costs were up less than 1% for fleets buying at pre-negotiated national account prices.
March 18, 2020
Average repair cost per unit increased in 2019, primarily due to higher labor rates. Also, PM costs were up as more units require more expensive synthetic oil. Tire price per unit, on average, increased 3% in the past 12 months.
March 17, 2020
The robust economy is creating record numbers of new jobs and a subsequent labor shortage that is being exacerbated by the large wave of Baby Boomer retirements, but some see uncertainty of future market conditions.
December 11, 2019
Spireon has launched FleetLocate for Ford, syncing the fleet management solution with Ford vehicles that support the automaker's open-platform Transportation Mobility Cloud (TMC), and also announced updates to its user interface.
August 14, 2019
General Motors, which has been an MSTS client since 2001, will utilize MSTS’ credit as a service solution suite
May 1, 2019