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Nobody Asked Me, But...

Sherb Brown, the vice president and group publisher for BBM's AutoGroup, provides a seasoned perspective on the fleet industry. Sherb is actively involved in several auto industry associations including the Automotive Fleet and Leasing Association and the American Car Rental Association.

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Wrapping Up Another Year

Thanks to the strong economy that the U.S. is enjoying, U.S. commercial companies have been able...

Thanks to the strong economy that the U.S. is enjoying, U.S. commercial companies have been able to invest more money into their fleets, and strong fleet sales are a reflection of that.

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Fleet Ground Zero

Bill Elliott, CAE, executive director of AFLA, speaks at the 2018 AFLA Conference.

You are missing out on some potentially game changing information when you don’t get out to meet regularly with your peers.

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Electric Shock!

Even if we don’t see a real breakthrough in battery tech, it’s still a Wild West out there for...

By the end of next year, there are supposed to be over 50 types of plug-in electric vehicles for sale in the U.S. At some point in the recent past, it appears that everyone decided the time is now for electric vehicles.

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Embracing a Changing Industry

Automotivefleet.com offers a treasure trove of articles, white papers, and archived webinars...

If you are feeling a little overwhelmed by the latest fleet technology, the fire hose of data your vehicles are generating, or by senior management questions about the latest headlines regarding autonomous, electric, or fuel cell vehicles, rest assured you aren’t alone.

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Things Change

Bobit Business Media will remain headquartered in Torrance, California.

We’re about to launch the most audacious stage for the company yet as the Bobit family has decided to sell the family business to Westport, Conn.-based Gemspring Capital.

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The Leaders and Best

Bobit Business Media's Sherb Brown, vice president, and Robert Brown, sales manager, accept the...

This year's Fleet Manager of the Year award presentation gave us a chance to honor some of the truly incredible people in our industry.

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The Fleet One Percenters

The 2018 NAFA Institute & Expo was held April 24-27 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim,...

It’s a difficult thing to realize you need to make big changes in the way you do business. We all struggle with that in today’s climate.

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Keep Realistic Fleet Expectations

If you don’t stay on top of the latest developments in mobility, battery technology, autonomous vehicles, and telematics, you are subjecting yourself to the whims of senior management who may be making decisions based on the latest trendy news.

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Fair and Balanced

The mainstream media may have sold out lock stock and barrel to the fringe elements but as a fleet decision maker you still have some tremendous resources that you can rely on.

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Fleet Is a Full-Time Job

The fleet management companies, the telematics providers, the upfitters, and the general service providers in our market can offer you some wonderful advice, but the only person who can really tie it all together is a fleet manager.

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Remembering the Coach

Three years have gone by since our founder Ed Bobit passed away. In many ways it feels like an eternity but in other ways it feels like he was just here yesterday. He was a larger-than-life force and left quite an impact on me, and on the fleet industry.

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The House of Electric Vehicles

It’s becoming clear that there are some real changes brewing in our industry: everything from powertrains to new vehicle classes, to autonomous vehicles, and new safety technology.