Competing with large fleet companies can be overwhelming. Obtaining market share from larger fleet companies can be difficult when they receive supplier discount, use aggressive pricing and leverage their fleet to deliver goods faster. There are many ways in which you grow your transportation business, below are four ways. Focus on providing the best possible
The Republic of Malawi is a landlocked country in South-East Africa, bordered by Zambia, Tanzania and Mozambique. Malawi is divided into three regions; South, Central and North Malawi. The economy of Malawi is heavily dependent on agriculture, which accounts for about 1/3 of the GDP and contributing to 90% of export revenues. Malawi’s trade policy
When you are faced with fuel contamination and fuel theft in your company, you need an expert to take care of it in a timeous and efficient manner. That is why Globaltrack was Transtech Logistic’s first line of contact. Transtech Logistics, located in Kempton Park, Gauteng provides reliable transport
Following from last week’s article, it is no doubt that the future of fleet telematics is looking bright! Businesses small and large are beginning to realise that mobile operations can be managed with a Six-Sigma quality approach and a level of virtual connectivity previously reserved for on-site resource management. Mobile resource intelligence will radically transform the
Is your fleet management provider saving you time and money, and can it continue to do so well into the fourth industrial revolution? According to Tom Sloan, director of telematics and safety products for Donlen, mapping and driving behaviour is becoming a common product offering among telematics service providers. The focus is therefore, shifted to
Although the journey initially when Hlomphanang Logistics became Globaltrack’s client in April 2017 came with a few glitches, it soon turned into a win-win situation. Hlomphanang Logistics, located in Brakpan, Gauteng is a cross border transporter for various shipments and has a fleet size of 46 trucks. A sales person from Globaltrack met with Mr.
An article written by Irma Venter from Creamer Media, highlights the concerns of law enforcement on vehicle overloading. In 2014, 20% of about 2-million vehicles that were weighed at the South African weighbridges, exceeded the weight limit. According to Dr Paul Nordengen from the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), only 2.6% of the 20% were
The 2017 Annual Fleet Forum Conference, hosted by the United Nations Global Services Centre (UNGSC) took place in Brindisi, Italy on the 14th and 15th of June. The theme for this year’s conference; “Fleet Management Drivers Organisational Success”, is about keeping fleet management as the focus within organisations, particularly as humanitarian challenges around the world increase. The
Fuel accounts for about 40-50% of a fleet’s total operating costs, and rising fuel bills have become a nightmare for a lot of transporting companies. Many fleet operators are unaware of the fact that fuel theft may also be contributing to the rise in fuel bills, as with the case of Lugoba Stones & Construction.
The 2017 Annual Fleet Forum Conference will be hosted by United Nations Global Services Centre (UNGSC) and will take place from Wednesday, 14 June – Thursday, 15 June in Brindisi, Italy. According to Fleet Forum, more organisations and donors are acknowledging that fleet management directly contributes to an organisation’s operational effectiveness and profitability. The forum