Shell Fleet Solutions Q1 Trends Report
Rising costs pose a major challenge to fleet managers. Shell Fleet Solutions offers cost savings tips for your fleet.
Letter from the Editor
As we make our way into 2023, rising costs continue to be a primary concern for fleet operators, as challenges to supply equipment and driver shortages remain. Fleet managers need to focus more than ever on savings-related solutions.
Economic ebb and flows persists, and accepting and embracing a more digital workflow can make a difference – not only regarding convenience, but savings for the cost efficiency of your fleet. With increased interest in emerging technology, there are several ways to go digital, including telematics, mobile fueling, and fleet fuel cards.
A telematics program can help fleets save by providing intuitive insights for operational tasks such as shortened routes and avoidance of downtime, saving both time and money in the long run. Mobile fueling saves fleets on time spent refueling, reduced mileage from refueling detours and lessened administrative costs. Furthermore, a fleet fuel card can give fleet managers control over when and how much fuel is purchased.
Regardless of your fleet’s unique needs, Shell Fleet Solutions has something for you. Thank you for trusting us to help keep your fleet moving.
Vice President and General Manager, Fleet Solutions North America, Shell
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Your Shell Fleet Solutions
See below for the range of solutions Shell has to offer that support you to achieve your goals in an industry that’s constantly evolving.
We offer a portfolio of universal and proprietary fuel cards that provide businesses with more convenience, control, savings, and security.
We strive to make Telematics as simple as possible, providing actionable insights and expert advice to help you find the right solution for your fleet.
We fuel direct to your vehicle, fleet of vehicles, tanks, and construction equipment. Shell TapUp handles the fueling so that your drivers can avoid driving the extra miles to the gas stations.
Shell Fleet Solutions offers a range of customizable solutions that encourage efficiency and sustainability.