Rental

Trucking Poll Reveals Top Rental Factors

Fleet Management, Leasing, Rental
August 30, 2017

When relying on rentals for your business, you have plenty of options. But how do you choose the right partner? To focus on the right criteria, let’s take a look at the top rental factors  other renters have prized the most. Research firm Pol...

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Three Refrigerated Truck Solutions for Summer

Food & Beverage, Leasing, Rental
April 20, 2017

In summer 2016, the transportation information provider DAT Solutions, found that demand for refrigerated trucks suddenly spiked for weeks in a row, leaving some fleet managers out in the cold due to their own lack of advanced planning. The lesson ...

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ELD Mandate Severely Impacts Short Term Truck Renters Financially

Fleet Management, Leasing, Rental, Transportation Management
April 4, 2017

ELD Petition Support Will Save You Thousands In March, the Truck Renting and Leasing Association, (TRALA) filed a petition that addresses the new Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate that goes into effect on December 19, 2017, and its impact on...

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3 Great Trends in Light Duty Trucks

Leasing, Rental, Vehicle Sales
February 9, 2017

From engines to economics, the new name of the game is “efficiency” With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, we’ve identified a few key trends in light duty trucks –you know, those vehicles that get millions of flowers into the hands of ha...

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Brave New World: Maintaining Fleet Uptime and Managing Fuel Costs

Fleet Management, Fuel Services, Leasing, Rental
December 19, 2016

Driver and technician shortages, among other pressures, are causing many fleet managers to reevaluate the benefits of renting or leasing vs. owning their trucks. To help you navigate today’s big fleet decisions, here are some major considerations ...

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Holiday Peak Season Prep: 3 Things to Watch

Fleet Management, Rental
October 13, 2016

With the 2016 holiday season just around the bend, there’s no time to wait for fleet managers who want to create an affective plan for meeting peak demand and maximize their opportunity at this crucial time of the year. This year, a few critical fa...

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5 Fleet Management Trends to Watch

Fleet Management, Maintenance, Rental, Vehicle Sales
June 27, 2016

Fleet managers are assessing the first half of 2016 and shaking their heads a bit. Fuel prices are at near-historic lows: great. Driver and mechanic shortages are troubling: that’s a tough one. Regulations are escalating: what else is new? Freight ...

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How to Manage Peak Season with Reefer Rentals

Fleet Management, Rental
April 12, 2016

Want to get a quick idea of some of the challenges and opportunities facing businesses in refrigerated trucking today? Look no further than the fresh produce industry. With the big Global Cold Chain Expo 2016 set for Chicago in June, one major par...

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Heavy-Duty Springtime Rental Demand Looms For Light-Duty Vehicles

Consumer Goods, Rental, Retail
February 11, 2016

Want to see a real-world example of how heavy rental demand can affect a business? During the just-ended 2015 holidays, a curious string of news stories appeared from Florida to the Pacific Northwest. Turns out that people were calling local polic...

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True “Smart” Phones Have a Fuel Tracking App

Fleet Management, Fuel Services, Rental
November 20, 2015

Here’s some sage advice found at TruckingInfo.com: “Proper record keeping is a fundamental key to ‘Operating Smart’. Whether large or small, successful business people know that proper record keeping is essential.” We think that is pretty w...

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