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27 03, 2021

Interested in a 2500 Truck Rental?

By |2021-03-27T00:01:11+00:00March 27th, 2021|Fleet Vehicle Types|Comments Off on Interested in a 2500 Truck Rental?

Being in a business with its roots in functions like freight management, bulk procurements, supply chain, distribution, and similar logistical operations requires stakeholders to carefully consider and evaluate several vital factors. These factors include ensuring optimal levels of costs, portability, load management, time sensitivity, product safety, and the list can be non-exhaustive depending on the [...]

16 03, 2021

2021: Difficult Year for Sourcing New Trucks

By |2021-03-26T23:51:22+00:00March 16th, 2021|Fleet Finance, Fleet Industry News|Comments Off on 2021: Difficult Year for Sourcing New Trucks

2020 has been a difficult year for humans all around the globe. People and businesses have suffered socially, personally, and economically because of fear, loss, risk, and uncertainty posed by Covid-19. The world has witnessed a 180-degree shift in finance and economy globally. Every former event has been a determinant for the ones to follow. [...]

26 02, 2021

US Road Fatality Rate Rises in 2020

By |2021-03-09T00:44:07+00:00February 26th, 2021|Fleet Safety|Comments Off on US Road Fatality Rate Rises in 2020

Even though the streets, highways, and parking lots across the US were empty due to the COVID-19 lockdown, the number of road fatalities inexplicably rose in 2020. According to data sourced from the National Safety Council (NSC), the United States experienced a 20% increase in the approximate mileage death rate between January and June in [...]

10 02, 2021

Biggest Concerns for Fleet Managers in 2021

By |2021-02-10T19:09:14+00:00February 10th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Biggest Concerns for Fleet Managers in 2021

Wondering what the top fleet concerns of 2021 are? You’ve come to the right place! Without a doubt, 2020 was the most overwhelming and challenging year in the history of fleet management. As the industry looks toward a new beginning in 2021, it does not expect any remarkable changes in the modus operandi. In March [...]

14 01, 2021

US States with the Best and Worst Drivers

By |2021-01-14T19:21:03+00:00January 14th, 2021|Fleet Industry News|Comments Off on US States with the Best and Worst Drivers

Nowadays, many individuals in the US are taking road trips with their family members. This is because due to COVID-19, air travel is certainly not safe and advisable. However, a road trip with your family is one of the safest ways to travel these days. If you’re planning such a road trip, then you need [...]

29 12, 2020

Need a Truck Rental with a Hitch?

By |2020-12-29T21:52:00+00:00December 29th, 2020|Fleet Vehicle Types|Comments Off on Need a Truck Rental with a Hitch?

Looking for a truck rental with a hitch to fulfill all your towing needs? Flex Fleet Rental can help you find the perfect truck! Many industries require trucks with significant towing capacities. This is particularly true for the construction industry. Businesses require trucks that can easily transport their heavy construction material, equipment and tools from [...]

16 12, 2020

How Government Fleets are Changing Acquisition Strategy During COVID-19

By |2020-12-29T22:15:13+00:00December 16th, 2020|Fleet Finance, Industries|Comments Off on How Government Fleets are Changing Acquisition Strategy During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has certainly established a new normal across the world, a state in which it’s quite hard to predict what will happen in the coming few months. However, true to the saying, “the show must go on”, the fleet industry has proven to be quite resilient in the face of the ongoing pandemic. [...]

30 11, 2020

Get Your Fleet Tires Winter-Ready

By |2020-12-22T01:16:07+00:00November 30th, 2020|Driving Tips, Fleet Safety|Comments Off on Get Your Fleet Tires Winter-Ready

Winter is here and as always it has brought many potential fleet safety issues for drivers who have to take your fleet vehicles on snow-covered roads. Many fleets make the smart decision to invest in advanced safety features to ensure fleet safety and to prolong the life of their vehicles during winters. They make sure [...]

12 11, 2020

ROI of Fleet Telematics

By |2020-12-22T01:16:07+00:00November 12th, 2020|Fleet Technology|Comments Off on ROI of Fleet Telematics

Gone are the days when fleet telematics involved only GPS tracking and vehicle routing. Today, due to immense innovation, fleet managers can benefit immensely from it. However, despite the promise that telematics brings with it, most fleets are not too keen on using a telematics product. According to a 2018 survey, only 30% to 40% [...]

30 10, 2020

How to Avoid Damage to Truck Rentals

By |2020-12-22T01:16:07+00:00October 30th, 2020|Fleet Industry News, Fleet Safety|Comments Off on How to Avoid Damage to Truck Rentals

It’s no surprise that vehicle damage is far too common in the fleet industry. The biggest factor that results in damage to truck rentals is the entitlement many fleet drivers feel toward the company vehicles they’re assigned to drive. This sense of entitlement often makes drivers negligent in taking care of their vehicles. Various other [...]