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3 01, 2019

Selecting the Perfect Retread Truck Tires

By | January 3rd, 2019|Fleet Management|Comments Off on Selecting the Perfect Retread Truck Tires

When refurbished tire bodies are bonded with new tread rubber, the process is called retreading. A process invented back in the 1900s, this is one of the most effective ways to make and sell high quality tires at a lower price point. The process has improved significantly over the past few years and retread tires [...]

6 12, 2018

Must Know Hazmat Regulations for Fleets

By | December 6th, 2018|Fleet Management|Comments Off on Must Know Hazmat Regulations for Fleets

There are many considerations truck fleets need to make when managing operational aspects of the company. One of the most important things that they need to focus on is compliance and safety while operating the fleet. While the Electronic Logging Devices may be one of the most dominant concerns regarding safety and compliance, there are [...]

26 11, 2018

Industries That Should Rent Trucks

By | November 26th, 2018|Fleet Finance, Fleet Management|Comments Off on Industries That Should Rent Trucks

Amid the myriad industries that rent light duty trucks, many are the perfect fit. Each industry, where it makes the most sense to rent trucks, are in construction of some type where business is done on a project basis. This is the key: project-based work. Cyclical Work Organizations that rely on project-based work understand their [...]

1 11, 2018

What’s New in Fleet Remarketing?

By | November 1st, 2018|Fleet Industry News, Fleet Management, Uncategorized|Comments Off on What’s New in Fleet Remarketing?

New trends in fleet remarketing? You bet. The wholesale remarketing trends for SUVs and CUVs  have been strong, specifically with the number of auctions for them increasing. These new trends are making quite the difference for those making decisions in building fleets for their organizations. Let’s look at some of the most significant trends in [...]

10 10, 2018

Increase Truck Revenue by Optimizing Fleet Utilization

By | October 10th, 2018|Fleet Management|Comments Off on Increase Truck Revenue by Optimizing Fleet Utilization

Fleet managers have one of the hardest jobs in the fleet industry. Their input into the operational proceedings for the company can have a huge impact on the revenue generated by the fleet. Of course, they are the experts when it comes to managing the assets for the company. If you really want to provide [...]

3 10, 2018

A Clean Truck is a Must

By | October 3rd, 2018|Driving Tips, Fleet Management|Comments Off on A Clean Truck is a Must

Some fleets believe that cleaning their trucks is an expense they can do without. While we agree that it is an added expense, keeping your truck clean has more benefits compared to cost. The importance of having a clean truck cannot be emphasized enough. In fact, the matter is so important that there is an entire Recommended [...]

19 09, 2018

Steps to Follow After a Fleet Collision

By | September 19th, 2018|Driving Tips, Fleet Management|Comments Off on Steps to Follow After a Fleet Collision

In spite of efforts to be safe, accidents still happen on the road. Many accidents involve fleet vehicles.  After a fleet collision, some commercial drivers are not sure what steps to take. The number of commercial fleet accidents has increased by 20 percent since last year.  In fact, the numbers are even higher for commercial [...]

12 09, 2018

Rent, Lease, or Buy – That is the Question for Fleet Managers

By | September 12th, 2018|Fleet Finance, Fleet Management|Comments Off on Rent, Lease, or Buy – That is the Question for Fleet Managers

As a fleet manager, you’ve likely wrestled with the decision to lease or buy your fleet. There are definitely pros and cons to each. But, what about renting? Have you ever considered renting some or all of your fleet? It’s a viable option to add to the mix. Some organizations swear by purchasing their fleet, [...]

7 09, 2018

Commercial Fleet Accidents on the Rise

By | September 7th, 2018|Driving Tips, Fleet Management|Comments Off on Commercial Fleet Accidents on the Rise

When it comes to the job of fleet managers, one of the most challenging aspects of the work they do is the matter of safety. The safety of the company drivers and that of the company vehicles is a constant source of concern for fleet managers mainly because of a lack of compliance to safety [...]

29 08, 2018

What Constitutes Normal Fleet Wear and Tear?

By | August 29th, 2018|Fleet Industry News, Fleet Management|Comments Off on What Constitutes Normal Fleet Wear and Tear?

At Flex Fleet Rental, our fleet vehicles are made for tough work. This means there will generally be some damage to the fleet vehicles over time. Fleet wear and tear is something we definitely take into account. We never charge our clients for using them in the way they were intended. That being said, if [...]