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Wolseley tracks vehicle cost savings
Rental company uses tracker devices to measure fuel consumption and vehicle usage, resulting in a 20% improvement on fuel efficiency
Geotab announces GO7 fleet management application
New telematics device detects vehicle data communication via built in antennae
AMI launches Nexis tracking solution
Online fleet management solution uses GPS and RF technologies to provide real time data
New Holland launches FleetForce app
New iPad app enables fleet managers to view stats on performance, fuel usage, location and more while on the go
Bird’s eye view: asset tracking and anti-theft technology
The impetus behind asset tracking and theft-prevention technologies is fast growing, with more and more options available to rental companies. Murray Pollok reports for IRN magazine.
Abird introduces smart fleet monitoring solution
HSS power rental business Abird has launched a Remote Fleet Monitoring (RFM) system for use across its entire generator fleet.
SBC upgrades Enfinity rental software
US-based rental software provider upgrades its Enfinity rental management system to integrate with StreetEagle, offering GPS monitoring, in-vehicle navigation, status updates and reporting tools.
The Cloud: what are the benefits for rental firms?
Hosting your rental software on the Cloud - also called Software as a Service (SaaS) - offers rental companies real benefits, as Murray Pollok reports.
InspHire develops 'pure' Cloud software product
New software system will be launched during 2014 with 'early adopter' customers already trialling it.
Kennards adds QR technology to fleet
Customers scan QR codes on products to access information including service and maintenance history and test and examination certificates.
Ctrack launches new fleet monitoring solution
UK-based vehicle tracking and fleet management firm Ctrack has launched a new advanced monitoring solution for plant and equipment.
Pon Equipment moves quickly with Infor roll out
Pon Equipment and Power has gone live with its new business application software in Denmark.
Dynamics Software launches rental management solution
Netherlands-based Microsoft independent software vendor introduces a Rental Management Solution that works with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012.
Andrews Sykes launches new iPhone app
UK specialist hire firm introduces new app for iPhone and iPad, offering photo quotation functionality.
Boels chooses SmartEquip technology
Netherlands-based equipment rental firm Boels has announced that it has joined the SmartEquip Network in Europe.
HSS adds ‘scan to hire' Smartphone service
UK rental firm launches a new Smartphone App and ‘scan to hire’ service, enabling customers to scan and hire anything from the HSS Hire Guide using their Smartphones.
Ramirent starts pilot study with SmartEquip
Pilot study with Ramirent is significant for SmartEquip as it aims to replicate in Europe its success in the North American rental sector where its eCommerce platform is now well established.
Cat dealer Zahid Tractor signs up with Infor
Caterpillar dealer Zahid Tractor in Saudi Arabia will implement Infor's M3 solution for its sales and rental operations.
Data watch: using 'dashboards' to get the most from your rental business.
More and more rental companies are using dashboards to present key business information in a way that is easy to digest and which prompts action. Murray Pollok reports.
Multiquip launches generator selector App
US manufacturer launches its first mobile application for use by consumers - the MQ Power Generator Selector
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