TechValidate Research on FleetLocate

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2,490 Customers Surveyed

18,797 Data Points Collected

415 Published TechFacts

54 Published Charts

110 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Spireon FleetLocate Case Study

Buzzard Express Leverages FleetLocate to Better Serve Government Entities

Introduction

This case study of Buzzard Express is based on a May 2017 survey of Spireon FleetLocate customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“FleetLocate helps me identify the drivers who need improvement.”

“Do it! It has been a huge time saver for me, because of my reports that I have to fill out every 3 months. Government entities are extremely happy when you can show them detailed mileage reports!!”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Spireon FleetLocate:

  • Signed up for FleetLocate solutions to solve the following challenge:
    • Knowing where their drivers are

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Spireon FleetLocate that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Saw the following improvement by implementing FleetLocate:
    • Knowing exactly how many miles each of my trucks are running is extremely helpful

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Spireon FleetLocate:

  • Found FleetLocate has done the following:
    • Pays for itself in reduced costs and improved efficiency
    • Helps get more out of drivers and assets
    • Makes the fleet safer
  • FleetLocate reduced the fuel expenses by up to 10%.
  • FleetLocate increased the vehicle/asset utilization by 25-50%.
  • FleetLocate reduced their fleet’s idle time by 25-50%.
  • FleetLocate’s proactive maintenance monitoring saved 25-50% in vehicle downtime.

FleetLocate Customer Research

Since implementing FleetLocate, have you seen tangible improvements in Trailer/Asset Maintenance?

Improved trailer maintenance management overall
70%
Easier to stay on top of preventive maintenance schedules
50%
Reduced trailer-related CSA violations
30%
Confidence that railer repair/service is performed when it's needed
29%

FleetLocate Case Study

Merx Global Logistics, Inc.: “Get it”

Introduction

This case study of Merx Global Logistics, Inc. is based on a January 2020 survey of FleetLocate customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“For so many years now, they haven’t let us down. At a reasonable price too.”

“Get it. It’s at a reasonable cost and gives you great visibility of your trailer fleet. "

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select FleetLocate:

  • Hoped to address the following with FleetLocate:
    • Have better visibility to their trailers/assets at all times
    • Use their trailers/assets better

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of FleetLocate that the surveyed company uses:

  • Have seen tangible improvements in the following since implementing FleetLocate:
    • Use of fleet manager’s time
    • Ability to serve their customers
  • Have seen tangible improvements in the following since implementing FleetLocate:
    • Their confidence that trailers/assets are where they’re supposed to be
    • Their confidence that trailers/assets are being used evenly
    • Their ability to manage trailer pools
    • Their ability to grow business with the same or fewer trailer/asset resources
    • Their use of trailer/assets overall
  • Have seen tangible improvements in the following since implementing FleetLocate:
    • Staying on top of preventive maintenance schedules
    • Their confidence that trailer repair/service is performed when it’s needed
    • Trailer maintenance management overall
  • Have seen tangible improvements in the following since implementing FleetLocate:
    • Their control of trailer maintenance costs
    • Prevented theft of trailers
    • The recovery of stolen trailers
    • The identification of lost/misplaced trailers.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with FleetLocate:

  • Saw levels improvement in the following areas since implementing FleetLocate:
    • trailer/asset productivity: moderate improvement
    • trailer/asset maintenance: significant improvement
    • trailer/asset utilization: significant improvement
    • cost savings: moderate improvement

FleetLocate Customer Research

Please rate how the following has improved since implementing FleetLocate:

Unchanged Somewhat improved Moderately improved Significantly improved
Trailer/Asset Productivity

17%

19%

31%

33%

Trailer/Asset Maintenance

17%

28%

29%

26%

Trailer/Asset Utilization

15%

15%

30%

40%

Cost Savings

18%

20%

34%

28%

FleetLocate Customer Fact

Since implementing FleetLocate, APL Logistics Services (Thailand) Ltd. has seen tangible improvements in their control of trailer maintenance costs, detention billing and wasted driver time, prevented theft of trailers, prevented theft of trailer cargo, and the recovery of stolen trailers.

Spireon FleetLocate Customer Testimonial

You’ll Be Surprised

You will be very surprised by the success you will obtain with your fleet.

Risk Manager, Medium Enterprise Construction Company



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About FleetLocate

Ensuring your vehicle, driver, and trailer fleet is running optimally is key to delivering great service, and great service means repeat customers who help grow your business. Spireon’s GPS fleet/ asset tracking and management solutions give you intelligence on how your fleet is performing – by driver and vehicle and asset. Whether your fleet is small or large, FleetLocate® helps lower costs, maximize profit, and increase productivity.

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