Today's video looks at increased lead times and tight product availability for vocational fleets; the surge in last-mile deliveries making it difficult to source vans; and how the pandemic has delayed throughput times at upfitters and body builders, and created parts shortages.
December 21, 2020
Today's video looks at how fleets will be key to the role out of COVID-19 vaccines; the largest peak season for the last mile-delivery market; and the huge demand for rental trucks for last mile delivery.
December 14, 2020
Topics discussed included the state of 2021-MY vehicle orders; how to minimize order-to-delivery times, how fleets can expedite turnaround time with upfitters, and forecasts for 2021 fleet ordering.
December 10, 2020
Today's video looks at the sale of Donlen by Hertz Global Holdings to Athene Holdings; November fleet sales data; and the uptick in conversion of managed fleets to outsourced fleet management.
December 7, 2020
Topics discussed included the emergence of more electric vehicles in fleet operations, the proliferation of advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS), the increased complexity in fleet maintenance along with the lack of technicians in the market, an increase in vehicle diagnostics capabilities, and changes that have occurred as a result of the pandemic.
November 18, 2020
Today’s inaugural Fleet Momentum video features Brendan P. Keegan, CEO of Merchants Fleet, who participated in a wide-ranging conversation with Antich. Topics addressed included the increasing electrification of fleets, the growth in vehicle connectivity, the evolving role of fleet managers as “data scientists,” and the evolution of e-commerce businesses.
November 17, 2020
Ram Commercial will begin offering Verizon Connect-powered telematics from the factory. Kevin Moore, Verizon Connect's VP of OEM sales, talks about the partnership. Read the full story here.
March 30, 2018
Ram Telematics powered by Verizon Connect will be available this year on new Ram trucks and can also be installed on select 2015 model-year and newer light-duty, heavy-duty and chassis cab trucks. Kevin Moore, Verizon Connect's VP of OEM sales, shares the details. Read the story here.
March 30, 2018
Emkay President Greg DePace was invited to an interview on the Fox Business show Varney & Co. shortly after the fleet management company announced it would reward employees with a $1,000 bonus following the tax reform signed by President Donald Trump. For the full story, click here. Video courtesy of Emkay.
January 19, 2018
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration explains what makes Takata air bag inflators life-threatening. Video courtesy of NHTSA.
January 8, 2018
Dave Hansen, who previously served as general manager of GM Fleet & Commercial Operations for General Motors before his retirement, was inducted into the Fleet Hall of Fame at the 2017 AFLA Conference. Read the full story here.
November 9, 2017
Steve Bloom, who was previously the president of Enterprise Fleet Management before his retirement, was inducted into the Fleet Hall of Fame at the 2017 AFLA Conference. Read more here.
November 9, 2017
The 2017 Conference of Automotive Remarketing (CAR) was held March 1 to 2 at the Paris Las Vegas hotel, and was host to nearly 700 remarketers and consignors. It was highlighted by discussions addressing trends that may affect the future of the remarketing industry. Read full coverage here. Video by Kareem Girgis.
March 30, 2017
The 20th annual CAR took place on March 18-19 at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas. Watch the recap here! View photos here.
May 12, 2015