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...

The 3 Legs of Vehicle Cost

South African roads are filling up with more vehicles every year, and one of the great contributors to the number of vehicles on our roads is the trucking and transport industries.  TrucksRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 17, 2016

8 Action Items Shippers Can Take to Minimize the Cost Effects of DIM Pricing for Less-Than-Truckload Shipping

The latest industry-pricing trend, dimensional weight pricing, or often referred as «DIM Pricing,» calls for LTL freight cost calculations using pounds per cubic foot of space occupied on the truck. Both UPSRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 17, 2016

Transport Management: Ideas to Improve Fuel Efficiency and Drive Down Costs

This article and its information is nothing new and has been a topic and discussion point in numerous blogs and articles over the last couple of years already. It is however stillRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 14, 2016

Cutting Fleet Costs Through Targeted CO2 Reduction

Rising energy costs will present UK businesses with critical challenges in the next four or five years. Several influential studies published since 2010 have warned that UK road fuel prices could surgeRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 10, 2016

The Future of Telematics is with Big Data

Telematics have grown exponentially in recent years. In the United Kingdom, there was a marked 10.8 percent increase in new car registrations in 2013 and around 600 cars are being sold daily,Read More...

E-Commerce Logistics: The Evolution of Logistics and Supply Chains from Direct to Store Models to E-Commerce

The Evolution of e-Commerce Logistics E-Commerce Logistics Models In developed economies, e-commerce logistics represents the latest big driver of change in logistics and physical distribution networks, which have evolved substantially over theRead More...

Logistics and Transportation Expenses: Understanding Their Role in the Cost of Doing Business

As logistics and transportation expenses take a larger bite out of every sales dollar, companies must continually analyze their freight expense relationship to their overall cost of doing business. Unfortunately, many companiesRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Mar 31, 2016

What’s the Benefit of Collision Avoidance System in Fleet Management?

There are excellent benefits of collision avoidance system in Fleet Management such as: Make driving safer. With advance warning for potential collisions and lane departures, driver will have a good awareness ofRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Mar 30, 2016

A guide to Electric Vehicle Charging

The definition of an electric vehicle is generally accepted as a vehicle with an electric motor as part of the power unit, and this includes pure electric, hybrids, high performance sports carsRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Mar 27, 2016

DOWNLOAD COMPLETE GUIDE: Driver Behaviour

In June 2015 a group of experienced fleet operators and industry thought leaders met to share best practice about using data to manage driver behaviour Conclusions from this workshop led to the creation of aRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Mar 25, 2016

An Un-Connected Connected Driverless Electric Vehicle…The 21st Century ‘Streetcar’ Named Desire

At some point it all hopefully joins up – and when it does, each ‘component’ needs to share the Motherboard. Let me explain… Infrastructure: Until the telephone got un-connected (went mobile) weRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Mar 25, 2016

Forget Driverless Cars: Vehicle Safety Tech is Changing Insurance Today

Personal automobile insurance is one of the most well-known forms of insurance in the U.S. as it is mandatory in most states. In 2012, personal automobile insurance premium volume was $174 billion,Read More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Mar 25, 2016

Where have all the Truckers Gone? 10 Strategies for Shippers to Fight the Capacity and Trucker Shortage»

Transportation capacity problems have been a volatile issue over the past twenty years or so. A thorough analysis provided by the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) in its «State of Logistics»Read More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Mar 24, 2016

Leveraging Internet of Things (IoT) in road transportation

We live in interesting times, when change is accelerating and technology is one of the key triggers, driving change in all areas, including in logistics. Logistics connects people, lifts economies and changesRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Mar 24, 2016
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