In order to stay relevant in the fleet industry, it is important for owners of transportation companies to stay on top of current trends. Right now, the number one trend in fleet management is that the manager role has transformed into a style of tactical management that requires efficient strategy. Other trends include issues such as maintaining cyber security, the domination of telematics, and being able to successfully analyze any big data that revolves around your company.
- Fleets have to keep up with emerging trends in the auto industry or they might find themselves scrambling to become relevant.
- A future trend that is expected in fleet management is the role of the fleet manager. He would have to move from being tactical to strategic management styles.
- Vehicle sharing services are being developed which are being touted as useful alternatives to standard vehicle leasing or buying strategies.
“While certain developing technological concepts such as autonomous vehicles aren’t anything fleets need to immediately worry over, changes are happening at a rapid pace.”