10 factors to consider when looking to reduce your carbon footprint & make savings on your fleet outgoings

Since the recent emission scandal engulfing Volkswagen, there has been lots of hysteria in the motor industry about what impact this will have on the rest of the market. As a business,Read More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Sep 15, 2016

Urban logistics metrics: how can route planning save fuel and money?

Route optimization can improve fuel performance logistics metrics and KPIs for urban last mile delivery logistics, improving fleet efficiencies. The dynamic nature of cities forces supply chain managers to measure their performance muchRead More...

Last Mile Delivery Vehicles of the Future

Urban logistics is not just to find the best route, but the best vehicle. Around the world there are exceptional cases where,  if they don’t find a suitable vehicle to optimize urban deliveries, theyRead More...

The installed base of Fleet Management systems in the Americas will exceed 16 million units by 2020

According to a new research report from the M2M/IoT analyst firm Berg Insight, the number of active fleet management systems deployed in commercial vehicle fleets in North America was 5.8 million inRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Aug 29, 2016

3PL disruptors: what to learn from “out of the box” players

Traditional third party logistics operators are facing an important influx of new competitors in last mile delivery services from other actors, forcing them to reshape their features and value offer for a company’s supplyRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Aug 25, 2016

10 useful ways to reduce your Insurance Premium & save money in the short and long term

Gone are the days when clients feel the need to overload the market and approach numerous brokers. The best broker-client relationships are now built upon a mutual trust but, as well asRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Aug 22, 2016

Fleet Management Trends For 2016

As we have now hit 2016, it’s only right that we give you our take on the top trends likely to catch fire during the course of the year. Last year, weRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Aug 15, 2016

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Deaths among cyclists represent a swaggering share of all road fatalities. The most fatal accidents for cyclists are those with buses, LGVs and HGVs. Accidents occurring due to the blind spot ofRead More...
By : Javier Bernabé | Aug 12, 2016

Riding the Fleet Management Digital High Road

Recently I read a post that proclaimed fleet management was dead, that new technology was outpacing the conventional fleet manager’s abilities and a new breed of cyber techies was on the horizonRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Aug 11, 2016

How your logistics management can improve your customer satisfaction

Nearly 95% of British people buy goods via Internet retailers. That’s a clear example of how logistics is no longer just product transportation, but an essential element of a modern brand experience. Now, thisRead More...

What Does Brexit Mean for Global Logistics?

“It’s the end of the world as we know it…”, goes a popular REM song. A tune that may have persistently sounded inside many people’s mind in the last weeks, after theRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Jul 26, 2016

Challenges for third party logistics and shippers

A lifesaver during stormy weather. That is the common perception about outsourced services in many industries, specially when companies need to cut costs and to reduce risks. In general, the global marketRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Jul 21, 2016

Why should I innovate in my Supply Chain

Innovation can drive your company from where you are today, to where you really want to be next year. How does it work? It has to do with your company growth. TheRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Jul 13, 2016

Top Challenges for Big Data in the Supply Chain Management Process

The information revolution is giving us a range of logistics management solutions, with massive amounts of data collected by the industry available, but hardly analyzed. One big mistake is to speak in generic termsRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Jul 13, 2016

Customer centric logistics: Amazon’s supply chain success case

Amazon is one of the most known e-commerce companies in the world, and its logistics and supply chain model –with a customer relationship management algorithm combined with simple third party delivery systems-Read More...

How a sustainable supply chain has contributed to Starbucks success

Starbucks is in the Fortune’s top ten of world’s most admired companies, and they also are included in more than 20 rankings about innovation, valuable brands, best places to work, supply chain,Read More...

How logistics management innovation can help boost Barnes & Noble

Barnes & Noble doesn’t sell books. The company offers the experience to meet people who love books in a warm and comfortable store, having a steamy cup of coffee and reading orRead More...

How logistics contributes to Alibaba’s outstanding success

Last November -a month of global sales- Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba raised as the unquestionable conqueror. In just one day –the Single’s Day annual event- they hit a record sale of US$Read More...

Blind zone collisions are fatally dangerous for vulnerable road users

Today, governments and municipalities are actively promoting cycling as a solution to many problems faced by the modern highly urbanised society. Cycling not only contributes to reducing pollution from motor vehicles andRead More...

How does Coca Cola’s supply chain management adapt around the world?

Coca-Cola is one of the most renowned and powerful brands of the world, but it’s power doesn’t only come from its brand – which, undoubtedly, is it’s primary asset – but the wayRead More...

1. INTRODUCTION TO FLEET MANAGEMENT

Fleet management is the use of a set of vehicles in order to provide services to a third-party, or to perform a task for an organization, in the most efficient and productiveRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Jun 19, 2016

Index

This book is registered in:     Nº  1603106840113 1. INTRODUCTION TO FLEET MANAGEMENT    
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Jun 19, 2016

Telematics and Fleet Management Systems: Lifting Forklift Fleets into the Future

Warehouse managers are always facing pressure to cut costs and increase productivity. In the battle against cost and lost efficiency, information is the most effective weapon managers can arm themselves with. TelematicsRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | May 26, 2016

How to avoid driver privacy concerns when implementing a GPS fleet management system

Mobile Tracking and Consulting Services has a few recommendations for you to consider when it comes to your employees driver privacy concerns. The toughest part of implementing any GPS fleet management system canRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | May 25, 2016

Fleet Forum conference, Dublin 2016

From the 1st to the 2nd of June, Dublin (Ireland) will hold the Fleet Forum conference focuses on NGO´s Fleet Management . *Fleet Forum inspires better, cleaner, safer and more effective transportRead More...
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