New tractors are increasingly fuel-efficient, and trailer aerodynamic add-ons have become commonplace on the highways. But many fleets are wasting this ever-improving mpg by not paying sufficient attention to the total volume of fuel they’re paying for. Simply, not all of that diesel is being used as intended. But new technology at the pump—fuel cards tied to truck telematics systems and driver performance monitors, and all linked to the back office—make for a more precise
Are you getting all the fuel you're paying for?
"When you’re still using paper and a pen or manually maintaining an Excel file, you can’t be as aware as when you have automated accountability. And a lot of these companies are still using the wooden stick in the tanks." —Julia Kloch, COO of SCI Distribution