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AutoZone locations are arranged in a hub-and-spoke formation. Larger “hub” stores are stocked with a variety of products, and are surrounded by smaller satellite stores. (Photo: Getty Images)

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How Autozone Moves Parts Around the Globe

The largest auto parts retailer in the world maintains a fleet of nearly 16,000 vehicles across seven continents. To manage it, the company makes sure vehicles are rightsized and well-equipped to handle deliveries.

Products

Dorothy Tornadic EGR Cleaner

The Dorothy Tornadic EGR Cleaner is designed to remove heavy soot particles from the exhaust gas recirculation system and feed the cleaner gases back into the engine.

Kathy Close, transportation editor at J. J. Keller & Associates,

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ELD Mandate: Day of Reckoning Arrives

In this, the “eleventh hour,” many companies still have last-minute questions on ELD implementation. Find out some areas of consideration including how to find an acceptable device and how to handle short-haul drivers.

Image courtesy of Pirelli Tires

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Tire Prices Experience Upward Pressure

For many vocational truck fleets, price is the key factor when selecting the type of replacement tire. As shown in the past, when replacement tire prices increase, the retread industry benefits since retreads are significantly cheaper.

Photo via Flickr/U.S. Department of Agriculture

News

N.Y. Sends 220 Utility Trucks to Puerto Rico

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced he will deploy new emergency utility crews to Puerto Rico on Nov. 4 to restore power following Hurricane Maria.

Image courtesy of Business Wire

Products

Ryder Electronic Logging Device (ELD)

The Ryder ELD platform allows customers to either use Ryder's solution, their own portable ELD equipment, or a cellular data connected Android- or iOS-based smartphone or tablet device.

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News

NTEA Expands Work Truck Show Schedule

The expanded lineup features more than 60 educational opportunities, including Fleet Technical Congress, Green Truck Summit and special sessions on lean thinking; a two-day Ride-and-Drive; multiple networking opportunities; and an exhibit floor packed with the latest commercial vehicles, equipment, and technology.

Photo of Toyota's first U.S. headquarters in Hollywood, Calif., courtesy of Toyota.

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Toyota Celebrates 60 Years in the U.S.

Since its humble beginnings in a 3,000-square-foot, one-time Rambler dealership, Toyota has woven itself into the cultural fabric of America. Sixty years in, it encompasses a presence in every state, including 10 manufacturing facilities and nearly 1,500 Toyota and Lexus dealerships.

Products

Sterile Grade Pleated Depth Filter Element

The P-SRF V filter element is a sterile grade, pleated depth filter element in a stainless-steel body.

Products

All-Position Mixed Service Truck Tire

Double Coin has added three new tire sizes to its RR706 product line, an all-position mixed service truck tire designed for the construction, refuse, and waste industries.

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Reducing Fleet Spend Using Fleet Management Software

See how Cox Communications captures its complex and disparate fleet and operational data across its divisions and operating companies and then extrapolates real-time information, resulting in leveraged acquisition costs and a reduced fleet spend.

USEFUL WHITEPAPERS
Fleet Management Buyer's Guide: Fall 2017
Asking the hard questions to find the right partner....
Why a Utilization Analysis Matters to Your Fleet
A utilization analysis of your fleet can do so much more than just help you determine if it’s time to replace a vehicle. In this whitepaper, Element's Strategic Consulting team identifies 5 ways a utilization analysis can add value to your organization – from minimizing vehicle downtime to reducing costs.
Automating Common or Tedious Fleet Management Tasks
Automating common or tedious fleet management tasks is the next best thing to being on call 24/7. It doesn’t take you out of the equation. Rather, automating helps you cut costs without error and oversights… without having to make every call.
Fleet Challenges Presented by the Complex Network of Tolls
How tolls impact fleets and the entire enterprise.
The Impact of Mobile on Fleet
Five ways you should be using mobile technology to improve your fleet.
Make Sure Your Fleet Is Ready for the Next Storm
A fleet’s emergency preparedness is critical to protect drivers and minimize losses.

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