Since the economic downturn, fleet operators have continued to face the need to accomplish more with slimmer operational expenses and smaller teams. As the economy recovers, so does the size of the task list and fleet – making efficiency and cost their top priorities. Nonetheless, efficiency is often compromised by distractions like managing alternative fuel requirements. 

This is how you Maintain an Efficient Fleet

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Maintain an Efficient FleetSince the economic downturn, fleet operators have continued to face the need to accomplish more with slimmer operational expenses and smaller teams. As the economy recovers, so does the size of the task list and fleet – making efficiency and cost their top priorities. Nonetheless, efficiency is often compromised by distractions like managing alternative fuel requirements.

With insufficient resources, pressing industry demands and constantly evolving organizational needs, logistics professionals operate in a constant state of change. So what, exactly, is the solution?

Build in Operational Flexibility with Comdata Fleet Cards

Fleet cards have users and functions that cross the entire organization. That’s no small thing, and it must be managed well to work optimally. Comdata Fleet Cards are flexible, simple to implement and use, and scalable, meeting the efficiency needs of busy fleet managers and operators. 

It’s simple.

Comdata Fleet Cards contain a full-fledged platform in one card. A single-card solution, it works for all methods of fueling: retail, truck stops, card locks, mobile refueling, and on-site tank processing through card readers. Each time a driver swipes their card, it records the data. There’s no extra thinking, no extra stress. It’s all done for you.

It’s dynamic.

With emerging trends like alternative fuel coming to a head, the flexibility of a Comdata Fleet Card consistently provides value to drivers and fleet operators. They are universally accepted at 200,000+ fuel sites across North America and accommodate all fuel types, including gas, diesel, biodiesel, E85, CNG, and LNG. Together, these features mean that your drivers can purchase any fuel type virtually anywhere they are – maximizing their efficiency.

It’s scalable.

Within the Comdata Fleet Card platform, driver data integrates seamlessly with more than 100 ERP systems and third party technologies. This consolidation improves real-time visibility into operations, helping to inform decisions about how to scale operations without friction or waste.

It gives you control.

The Comdata Fleet Card platform also enables fleet operators to monitor and influence driver behavior. By putting a card and Fleet Advance mobile app in the driver’s hand, fleet operators have a source of data and control that can inform, adjust, and improve driver decision-making and outcomes more effectively than ever before. Fleet Advance is the most robust analytics tool for managing fleet costs in the industry. It optimizes cost efficiency for fleets by generating real-time data, benchmarking against other fleets similar in size and scoring every driver transaction. It has shown time and time again to improve driver behavior, reducing fleet costs and distractions.

You need a program that is simplistic, flexible, automated, convenient, and that provides you with data right at your fingertips. Comdata provides you with all of this and more.