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The Top 3 Biggest Challenges in Fleet Management

The Top 3 Biggest Challenges in Fleet Management | The Road

Challenges Fleet Management

Commercial fleet managers face many of the same problems all managers do – effectively directing people and assets, saving money, and driving results. Yet, fleet managers must often solve problems in real-time and within a shifting and sometimes volatile marketplace.

We’ve rounded up three of the key problems facing managers of commercial fleets today.

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Drivers in the Spotlight: 4 Reasons for Their Growing Influence on Supply Chain Management

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Editor’s note: This post originally ran on Connect. Since it’s a relevant topic for the carrier community, we decided to share it with you here on The Road.

The changing competitive landscape in trucking is focusing more attention on the role of drivers in the management of supply chains.
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Top 3 Considerations for Implementing ELDs

Semi-trailer truck

Last December, after months of anticipation, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published their final ruling on electronic logging devices (ELDs). This ELD mandate marks a change in how fleets and their drivers log hours of service (HOS).
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Latest ATRI Research: The 2015 Operational Cost of Trucking Report

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We all know the issues and challenges the trucking industry continues to face on a daily basis, from the driver shortage to changing government regulations. The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) continues to put a strong emphasis on the importance of benchmarking. As I mentioned in my previous blog post, the biggest challenge to benchmarking is access to accurate information.
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Five Questions to Ask Yourself when Shopping for an Electronic Logging Device

Five Questions to Ask Yourself when Shopping for an Electronic Logging Device

Omnitracs ELD

With the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate looming, interest in ELDs has never been higher. If your fleet isn’t currently equipped with them, the odds are that you have already started to look around for information about them so you can be prepared when the ELD mandate comes. With that in mind, here are the top five questions you should ask yourself before moving forward.
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- Marketing Channel Manager, Omnitracs