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Your Cargo Is At Risk This Memorial Day Holiday: New Report

Your Cargo Is At Risk This Memorial Day Holiday: New Report

Over the last five years, 126 cumulative cargo thefts were reported during the Memorial Day holiday period according to CargoNet®*. The number continues to increase year-over-year with a 36% uptick in reports from 2015 to 2016. They analyzed data from the Wednesday before to the Wednesday after the observed holiday from 2012 to 2016. Trends found that most cargo was taken from warehouses, truck stops and carrier/terminal lots.

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Application SoftwareValue Added ServicesField Service/DeliveryTransportation

The New LenderOutlook: A Better Way to Lend More, Sell More.

The New LenderOutlook: A Better Way to Lend More, Sell More.

The subprime vehicle loan market is dynamic. It has to adapt to multiple changes from a flush of off-lease vehicles hitting the market to changes in how people’s credit ratings are scored to reaching out to underbanked consumers. These factors affect your risk when lending. You need reliable technology to help you manage collateral so you can lend with confidence and sell more vehicles.

State of the Market

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Application SoftwareVehicle Finance

What Automatic Crash Notifications Can Do For Vehicle Finance

What Automatic Crash Notifications Can Do For Vehicle Finance

There are benefits for insurance and vehicle finance companies to be notified immediately after a collision occurs. Both have vested interest in the vehicle for claims and collateral value. There is also the desire to help the owner get back into a vehicle, especially if the vehicle is declared a total loss. It typically takes an average of five days between the incident and the reporting of it to the insurer. Now there is a solution to speed up the process, add revenue and strengthen relationships with customers.

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Application SoftwareValue Added ServicesVehicle Finance

CalAmp PEG and PULS Unlock Wide Range of IoT Benefits for SMBs

CalAmp PEG and PULS Unlock Wide Range of IoT Benefits for SMBs

Byline: Chris Bursey, CEO of Direct Communications Solutions, a CalAmp value-added reseller

Many reports indicate that small and medium sized business (SMB) owners expect their revenues to grow in 2017. It is reasonable to anticipate that those business owners would wish to take advantage of the latest technologies to advance their objectives, however it always strikes me as odd that many IoT technology vendors seem to overlook SMB and region-specific market segments.

Their loss. My gain.

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Application SoftwareCloud Enablement Platforms

5 Ways Your Fleet Could Be Wasting Resources, And How to Fix It

5 Ways Your Fleet Could Be Wasting Resources, And How to Fix It

The change of season from winter to spring brings a sense of renewal and growth as the temperature begins to climb. It also provides a chance for businesses to do some “spring cleaning” or a review of operations to find ways to streamline and improve operations. In addition to completing vehicle and equipment inspections, fleet managers can examine their processes. Start by generating a checklist of questions about your operations to investigate, such as:

• Are we missing appointments on a regular basis?

• Is the fuel expense too high?

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Application SoftwareField Service/DeliverySmall and Medium-Sized BusinessesUtility

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