Artificial Intelligence (AI) is not new, but it is picking up speed in the fleet management space and will play a key role in transforming the industry landscape. It will, without a doubt, accelerate the rate at which Fleet Management Companies (FMCs) can deliver more value and improve the overall client experience.
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Fleet management is evolving. While leasing, funding, and services are still a key part of the equation, FMCs now leverage real-time data, consulting, reporting platforms, telematics, and more to deliver a sophisticated mix of offerings that can touch every aspect of your fleet. Here is a look at what fleet management companies offer today.
The automotive industry is in the midst of undergoing changes that will greatly impact the future of fleet management as we know it. Automotive Fleet reached out to Merchants Fleet to help create a sense of what some aspects of the future of fleet will look like in the coming decade. Go to the Article
Hooksett, N.H. October 29, 2018: Merchants Fleet Management has launched a new truck rental program to add to its growing suite of mobility leasing services. Designed for industries in need of light-duty, all-wheel drive trucks, the program offers flexible rental terms for top-quality vehicles, along with a variety of customized options. Customers will be able to take advantage of features like unlimited mileage, off-road usage, custom upfitting, added safety equipment, and 24/7 roadside assistance, with terms ranging from as brief as two months up to long-term lease agreements. “Merchants has always been committed to flexibility and creativity so we can [...]
Read the Business NH Magazine Article HereHooksett, N.H. September 12, 2018 - - - Merchants Fleet Management is proud to announce it has again been recognized as a Best Company to Work For in NH by Business NH Magazine.The 2018 competition included an employee engagement survey that had to be completed by at least 50 percent of a company’s workforce as well as an extensive employer survey, detailing benefits and workplace practices. By combining the results from both surveys, judges found Merchants Fleet Management had exceeded the bar of excellence for the 4th year in a row, placing #11 on the [...]
The perception of executive fleet management has shifted in recent years, and though its functions in fleet still remains largely the same, the way executive fleets are a handled may continue to evolve. Brad Jacobs, Director of Strategic Consulting at Merchants Fleet, weighed in on how vehicle selection policy, reimbursement, and company culture all factor into how companies decide to handle executive fleet. Go to article
Hooksett, N.H. November 21, 2017: Brendan Keegan was named Chief Executive Officer of Merchants Fleet, today. Merchants appointed Keegan as the interim CEO this past August and today the company announced he will take over as the company’s full time CEO. Merchants conducted a national search for the best person to fill the CEO seat. Merchants Chairman of the Board, Gary Singer stated, “After many conversations, we continued to identify the best candidate as Brendan”. Keegan has been involved with Merchants for the past nine years as; a client, board member, consultant, and most recently interim CEO. Keegan comes to [...]
Finding the right fleet management partner for your organization can be a challenge. Asking the hard questions is key to selecting the fleet manager that fits your company. Here are key things to look for and ask when selecting a fleet management partner.
Once you start to look at the fleet management companies out there, you will find the majority offer what you are looking for and even some capabilities you didn’t know you needed. The search eventually narrows down to a short list of providers with similar technology, services, and pricing. Read our white paper to discover how to find not just a vendor, but a partner.
Fleet management companies put in place resources for commercial fleets with vehicles in South Florida that may have suffered damage from Hurricane Irma. They helped drivers locate fuel, identified replacement units, and managed an influx of calls from drivers. Merchants Fleet discussed its plan to keep vehicles secure with Automotive Fleet. Go to article