The Value of Industry-Specific TMS Platforms for Fleet Management

Posted by Vertrax on Feb 24, 2021 11:17:55 AM

So, you’ve decided you’re ready for a fleet management system, but where do you start in choosing a provider? While you’ll have plenty of general transportation management systems (TMS) to choose from, it’s essential to choose the one that best fits your business and industry needs.

Topics: trucking technology, real-time technology

The Benefits of a Transportation Management System

Posted by Vertrax on Feb 3, 2021 9:00:00 AM

The oil and gas industry is catching up with even the savviest startups. Top brands are adopting software to streamline their logistics and supply chain management processes. With this technological progression, transportation management systems continue to grow more and more popular. 

What is a transportation management system (TMS)? A TMS is a cloud-based technology solution that allows companies to manage all transportation activities of their fleet operations. This technology is designed to eliminate manual, paper-based processes and automate processes to run operations more efficiently.

Topics: trucking technology, real-time technology

Vertrax Launches ERP Software Platform on Amazon Web Services for the Oil and Gas Industry

Posted by Vertrax on Dec 8, 2020 9:00:00 AM

New Haven, CT December 8, 2020 - Vertrax, the leading cloud-based software solution provider serving the upstream, midstream and retail downstream segments of the Oil & Gas industry, today announced the release of its new cloud ERP solution, Vertrax Energy, a powerful and mobile business management solution. Built on Acumatica’s future-proof platform,Vertrax Energy is the first ERP solution developed from the ground up by oil and gas industry experts with decades of knowledge and experience. From top to bottom, Vertrax Energy provides unparalleled visibility, accountability, and ease of use.

Topics: press release

Redefining Back Office: ERP for Oil & Gas Industry

Posted by Vertrax on Dec 8, 2020 9:00:00 AM

There’s a good chance that you’ve heard of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software but are you aware of how it can transform your business? You may already know that it helps most businesses organize data across their departments, from accounting to risk management to supply chain operations. But did you know there is ERP software built specifically for the oil and gas industry? 

Topics: trucking technology, real-time technology

Why Managing Your Fleet Operations with Manual Spreadsheets is Seriously Hurting Your Business

Posted by Vertrax on Aug 24, 2020 5:08:25 PM

You already know managing a successful fleet operation requires much more than just tracking a fleet of assets.  In reality, fleet operations have many dependencies (i.e. drivers, schedules, deliveries, service, fuel costs)  which can be extremely difficult (some impossible) to manage with spreadsheets alone.  

Topics: trucking technology

How Remote Propane Tank Monitoring Systems Impact Customer Relationships

Posted by Vertrax on Jul 14, 2020 6:39:12 AM

Thanks to on-demand apps like Uber and Amazon, consumers expect a whole new level of service. They’re used to instantly accessing account history, customer service channels, and ordering capabilities. This demand has led savvy companies—B2C and B2B alike—to create or update their own apps, ensuring they are accessible and intuitive. 

Topics: real-time technology, remote tank monitoring

The Problems with Outdated Tank Monitoring Equipment & What to Replace It With

Posted by Vertrax on Jun 25, 2020 2:08:19 PM

The propane industry has been operating the same way and using the same equipment for far too long. This outdated equipment puts your operational efficiency at risk as well as your profit margins. It also gives you a competitive disadvantage as many propane marketers have embraced and invested in new tank monitoring technology.

Topics: real-time technology, remote tank monitoring

Vertrax Tank Monitoring Service Helps West Coast Marketer Diagnose Faulty Equipment; Helps Prevent Potential Disaster

Posted by Vertrax on Jun 8, 2020 4:34:18 PM

The propane industry has been leveraging old and inaccurate equipment for years, opening the door for a number of potential issues.

Topics: real-time technology, remote tank monitoring

COVID-19’s Impact on the Trucking Industry

Posted by Vertrax on May 13, 2020 5:56:15 PM

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a huge impact on the US economy and every sector has been affected. With all of the shelter-at-home orders, social distancing, and business closures, life in the interim is dramatically different.

Topics: regulations

Defer Monthly Service Payments for 90 Days

Posted by Vertrax on Apr 20, 2020 4:17:25 PM

With everything going on in the world right now, we know times are tough for your business and we're wishing you the very best. In our ongoing conversations with companies similar to yours, we’ve seen that they are using this time to ensure they are set up to weather the current climate and build a foundation from which to grow as we prepare to return to a new normal.