This video explores how COVID-19 is changing the industry's perception toward driver reimbursement; the change in fleet employee demographics and what this might mean for reimbursement programs; and the types of industries and companies that are more predisposed to offer reimbursement and why.
September 10, 2020
In the latest State of the Fleet Industry Spotlight video, Automotive Fleet Editor Mike Antich interviewed Patti Earley, CAFM, fleet fuel operations specialist, Florida Power & Light and NAFA President. They discussed fleet fuel trends, the industry’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the upcoming Virtual NAFA I&E conference, and other Association initiatives.
September 3, 2020
In this video, Automotive Fleet Editor Mike Antich interviewed Pat O’Connor, the long-time legislative counsel for NAFA Fleet Management Association, to discuss the unintended tax consequences that the COVID-19 pandemic created for company drivers during the shelter-in-place mandates.
August 27, 2020
Topics mentioned in this video include growing fleet budget concerns amid the pandemic “cash crunch," overview of the ongoing strong resale market and “pain points," and remarketing “days-to-sale” metrics lengthens due to transport constraints.
August 24, 2020
Topics mentioned in this video include, if budget cuts materialize, where will that occur in fleet; recovery of the U.S. economy and what that means for fleets; and potential industry concerns that could impact recovery.
August 17, 2020
In today’s spotlight interview, which is hosted by AF Editor Mike Antich, May discussed how the Rollins fleet is incorporating telematics technology and how it is being used in the area of safety.
August 6, 2020
Topics mentioned in today's video includes updates on current fleet acquisition strategies for model year 2021; expectations on when fleets expect a return to pre-pandemic activity; the state of the wholesale used vehicle market; and updates on work-from-home protocols.
August 3, 2020
Topics mentioned in today's video includes COVID resurgence prompting reconsideration of 2021-MY acquisition volumes; widespread uncertainty voiced by S&P 500 corporations in reluctance to issue full-year earning forecasts; and underlying economic strengths that support vitality of commercial fleet market.
July 27, 2020
Topics mentioned in today's video includes: The recovery of the national economy; overview of the Purchasing Managers Index (PMI); fleet and retail sales trends; the results of Automotive Fleet's latest COVID-19 pulse survey; trends in the wholesale used vehicle market; and more.
July 6, 2020
Topics mentioned in today's video includes the recovery of the commercial fleet market; resurgence of COVID-19 uncertainty; fuel price trends; strong demand in the wholesale resale market; the reopening of in-lane auction bidding; and CARBs new mandate for zero-emissions trucks.
June 29, 2020
Topics mentioned includes how improvements in the larger economy are impacting the fleet industry; telematics companies observing a strong return of fleet activity; OEM vehicle production continues return to normalcy; and the robust wholesale used-vehicle market.
June 22, 2020
Topics mentioned in today's video includes the reopening of all OEM assembly plants; fleet sales in May 2020; a decline in fleet operating costs; the declining supply of used vehicles in the wholesale market; and industry conferences moving to a virtual format
June 15, 2020
Topics mentioned in today's video includes the reopening of automotive assembly plants, the state of the wholesale used-vehicle market, and what is happening with independent used vehicle dealers.
May 18, 2020
Automotive Fleet has released its fourth report in the new State of the Fleet Industry weekly video series summarizing the latest news in the fleet market, which is presented by AF Editor Mike Antich.
May 11, 2020
Automotive Fleet has released its third report in the new State of the Fleet Industry weekly video series summarizing the latest news in the fleet market, which is presented by AF Editor Mike Antich.
May 4, 2020