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Fleet FAQ? Fleet Management & Leasing

Q. We already have a fleet manager. How can utilizing an FMC support this role?

A. Even if your company has a dedicated fleet manager, you can benefit from leveraging an FMC. As fleet managers move away from being tactical to taking on more strategic roles, an FMC can provide fleet managers with the data expertise they need and guidance about which strategic directions to take based on that data. An FMC is also valuable in handling day-to-day items like violations, tolls, and maintenance management so fleet managers have more time to focus on and implement strategic changes.

Expert Bio

Answered by : Tom Coffey

Vice President

With over 30 years of experience Tom is an expert in both the fleet and equipment leasing industry. As a member of senior leadership he provides not only vision for the company, but also helps delivers best-in-class results across all operating areas. Tom is also instrumental in helping to elevate and advance the Merchant Fleet Management brand.

With over 30 years of experience Tom is an expert in both the fleet and equipment leasing industry. As a member of senior leadership he provides not only vision for the company, but also helps delivers best-in-class results across all operating areas. Tom is also instrumental in helping to elevate and advance the Merchant Fleet Management brand.

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Fleet FAQ? Fleet Management & Leasing, Questions?

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Q. Which is more optimal: short lifecycles or longer lifecycles?

A. Ultimately there is no one “right” answer when it comes to managing vehicle lifecycles. Determining which lifecycle strategy makes sense for your fleet involves understanding and even anticipating the types of maintenance that will be required at different stages of the vehicle’s life. For example...

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