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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The Problems with Outdated Tank Monitoring Equipment & What to Replace It With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 This outdated equipment puts your operational efficiency at risk as well as your profit margins.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.

Why You Need to Adopt Mobile Fleet Management Technology

Posted by Vertrax on Mar 30, 2020 11:58:03 AM

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.

Topics: trucking technology, real-time technology, paper log books

4 Transportation Technologies Poised to Have a Huge Impact on the Industry

Posted by Vertrax on Feb 28, 2020 4:22:04 PM

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.

Topics: trucking technology, real-time technology, remote tank monitoring, blockchain

Top 5 2020 Trucking Regulations That Will Impact the Trucking Industry

Posted by Vertrax on Feb 7, 2020 12:35:22 PM

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.

Topics: safe driving, regulations

Next Generation Smartdrops Coming 2020

Posted by Vertrax on Jan 14, 2020 11:08:37 AM

Vertrax is excited to share that the Next Generation Smartdrops is coming your way in Spring of 2020 with improved features to help you manage and run your business more efficiently!