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3,602 Customers Surveyed

24,050 Data Points Collected

224 Published TechFacts

94 Published Charts

32 Published Case Studies



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Omnitracs Customer Research

Fleet Size Fit

In your opinion, for which fleet sizes are Omnitracs ELDs a good fit?

1-10 trucks
43%
11-50 trucks
57%
50-250 trucks
58%
250+ trucks
45%

What Proof of Delivery functions do you utilize today?

74% of surveyed Fleet Management organizations utilize the stop list included in Proof of Delivery to help with today’s planned deliveries.

Drivers who try ELDs, love them.

Thinking about your drivers who previously used paper logs and now use e-logs, approximately what percentage of these drivers prefer the new method?

Greater than 75%
65%
51% - 75%
24%
26% - 50%
9%
Less than 25%
2%

Omnitracs Case Study

Gilmore Services

Introduction

This case study of Gilmore Services is based on a September 2016 survey of Omnitracs customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

What would you say to someone considering Roadnet Telematics?
“Do it! You won’t regret it.”

Challenges

Gilmore Services realized they needed a telematics solution because:

  • Customers were complaining that delivery / service was not on time.

They evaluated and ultimately selected Roadnet Telematics over a competitor because:

  • They wanted a fleet management platform that includes routing, actual vs. planned tracking, and business analytics.

Use Case

Gilmore Services uses the following features of Roadnet Telematics:

  • Tracking speeding, idling, and harsh events
  • Current and historical GPS information
  • Driver, vehicle, and efficiency scorecards
  • Actual vs. planned reporting

Results

Gilmore Services believes that Roadnet Telematics:

  • Improved their drivers’ safety

They see value / savings with Roadnet Telematics in the following ways:

  • Reductions in fuel consumption
  • Reductions in idling
  • Fewer out of route violations
  • Reductions in accidents
  • Fewer phone calls to know where a driver is and when the delivery will be made
  • Minimized maintenance costs
  • Reductions in insurance costs

Roadnet Telematics has improved their operations by:

  • Lowering fuel consumption
  • Enhancing asset utilization
  • Increasing driver accountability & efficiency
  • Increasing profits

Gilmore Services was able to reduce the following costly driver habits after implementing Roadnet Telematics:

  • Driver speeding
  • Driver idling
  • Off-route violations

Omnitracs Case Study

Medium Enterprise Retail Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise retail company is based on an August 2019 survey of Omnitracs customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We are able to get a lot better reporting and see things in more real-time”

Challenges

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

Moved from Omnitracs’ on-premise routing and dispatching software to their cloud-based solution for the following:

  • For the new features in Omnitracs One that aren’t available in RTS
  • Staying current and getting yearly map upgrades

Evaluated the following before making the decision to upgrade to Omnitracs’ cloud solution:

  • Descartes

Use Case

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

Omnitracs cloud-based products they use daily:

  • Routing
  • Mobile driver app

Other departments besides theirs that were responsible for the decision to move to Omnitracs’ cloud-based routing and dispatching solution:

  • IT
  • Delivery, IT Sterring committee

Features or functionalities, related to route efficiency, used on a regular basis:

  • Dynamic Routing
  • Driver Directions

Features or functionalities, related to driver productivity, used on a regular basis:

  • FleetView

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Omnitracs:

Level of improvement to their routing operations since upgrading to Roadnet Anywhere:

  • reduction in time spent routing vehicles: 6% – 10%

Level of improvement to their dispatching operations since upgrading to Roadnet Anywhere:

  • increased back-office productivity: 11% – 15%

Weigh Station Bypass Customer Statistic

Weigh Station Bypass Delivers a Quick ROI

Eighty-two percent of surveyed Omnitracs customers using Weigh Station Bypass saw a return on their investment within a year with Weigh Station Bypass.

82%


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About Omnitracs

Omnitracs, LLC and its subsidiaries are the leading providers of fleet management, routing and predictive analytics solutions for private and for-hire fleets.

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