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
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.
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 This outdated equipment puts your operational efficiency at risk as well as your profit margins.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.
The propane industry has been leveraging old and inaccurate equipment for years, opening the door for a number of potential issues.
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.
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.
As highlighted by the American Transportation Research Industry, the cost of trucking operations continue to rise in the United States. With this increasing cost comes the necessity to streamline your operations and increase efficiencies as much as possible.
The trucking industry is rapidly advancing in terms of the technology being developed and tested. With each new year comes new technology with claims that it will “revolutionize the industry.” However, many of these technologies haven’t been fully vetted and will inevitably be abandoned or rolled back to development for many years.
With a new year, comes new regulations. It’s important to stay up-to-date in order to be in compliance and allow your organization to achieve your goals for the year.