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ARI Hosts Annual Energy Fleet Forum in Houston

The day-long session featured a keynote presentation offered by Colin Dover, senior director of SAP's Platform and Analytics Center for Excellence. Dover discussed the latest innovations in fleet-related technology and how the advances will affect fleets working in the energy, gas and oil sectors.

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LeasePlan Repays Dutch Bond Funding Early

LeasePlan Corporation N.V. has cleared a $500 million bond obligation from its balance sheet, the Holland-based fleet and vehicle management company has announced.

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NationaLease Explores Economic Challenges at Financial Officers Meeting

NationaLease recently held its Financial Officers Meeting in Lisle, Ill, at the Hyatt Lisle, which gave financial officers from the member companies the opportunity to discuss the pressing topics facing their businesses and hear from experts in a variety of fields.

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GE Capital Fleet Services Partners with Amerit Fleet Solutions

GE Capital Fleet Services announced an agreement with Amerit Fleet Solutions to provide truck and specialty equipment fleets with two new, nationwide offerings through GE’s TruckVantage fleet management service: on-site and mobile maintenance.

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Truck Order-to-Delivery Times Improve in 2013

In terms of trucks, the 2013 Ford F-Series Super Duty, Ford F-Series (F-150/F-250/F-350), and the GMC Sierra reached customers in the least number of days, according to the results of Automotive Fleet’s 14th annual order-to-delivery (OTD) study.

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Element Financial Closes Acquisition of Bush Truck Leasing's Assets

Cincinnati, Ohio-based Bush Truck Leasing specializes in providing vehicle financing solutions and related services to regional and national business clients involved in local pick-up, delivery and transportation services, according to Element.

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ARI insights New Functionality Allows User Collaboration and Information Sharing

ARI, a global fleet services provider specializing in complex car and truck fleets, announced the introduction of discussion forums for users of ARI insights, the company’s Web-based and mobile fleet management system.

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ARI a Finalist for 2013 Supernova Award in the ‘Data to Decisions’ Category

ARI, a leading global fleet services provider specializing in complex car and truck fleets, announced today that it has been named among the finalists by Constellation Research Inc. for the third annual SuperNova Awards.

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Ryder Introduces New Transportation Solutions for Oil and Gas Industry

Ryder System, Inc. has announced that it is introducing new transportation and logistics solutions for the oil and gas industry, including customized dedicated fleets, transportation management, and fleet leasing and rental services.

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GE Capital Fleet Services Identifies $191 Million in Customer Cost Savings First Half of 2013

GE Capital Fleet Services announced $191 million in identified customer cost savings for the first half of 2013, with program enhancements cited as the leading area for savings.

Lease vs Buy is a difficult decision with regard to your work truck fleet. Use the resources below to help you make this decision, guide you through the process and find other helpful tips such as negotiating a fleet lease management agreement.

Research and Best Practices

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Fleet Management Services: Best Practices

Find out the best fleet management services and practices to consider for your fleet.

Leasing Surveys And Whitepapers

Fleet Managment Insight: ELD Mandate

Understanding the basic principles surrounding the Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) mandate and how to meet its compliance standards.

Sustainability Best Practices

In the world of fleet management, corporate governance and governmental mandates often require a fleet to focus on sustainability as a key objective.

   
Turning Fleet Data Into Applied Strategy

There are five keys to success in transforming fleet data into successful fleet strategy. In short, success depends on the right combination of people and process.

Reimbursement vs. Leasing

At some point, every fleet faces an important choice: administer a reimbursement program or offer company-provided vehicles. This whitepaper will help you understand your options.

   
Sustainability Initiatives

In today’s economy, companies are constantly striving to identify opportunities that optimize their return on investment. As a result, saving money is at the forefront of every fleet manager’s mind.

Improving Efficiencies in Government Fleets Infographic

Cloud computing and big data are powering real-time vehicle monitoring in systems that capture a wealth of actionable information.

   
Cash Flow Management in Financing Vehicles Infographic

There are three key areas where managing your fleet can improve overall cash flow: lease options, maintenance and fuel products.

International Accounting

New accounting standards for leasing transactions are coming down the pike in 2018-19 and they will impact every company and organization with lease agreements.

   
Focused Fuel Cards

Corporate and government fleets have a number of purchasing options available to them to manage their fuel consumption and spend.

Harnessing Big Data

Today’s connected fleet generates a constant stream of data from the many activities involved in successful fleet operations.

   
Fuel Best Practices

In our ever-evolving landscape, optimizing cost-efficiency is one of the paramount priorities of a Fleet Manager.

A Leasing Guide For Fleets

While open-end lease structures are widely accepted in the U.S., this eight-part guide breaks down the advantages of closed-end leases and how this structure can improve your company's image and bottom line.

   
Selecting an FMC

3 Keys to Identifying a Flexible, Stable and Creative FMC.

 

 


 

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