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How to achieve full understanding of your workflow: a workflow management definition

By Astrata Europe on May 1, 2020 11:34:40 AM

 

Workflow management definition: it is used to optimize the business processes of your organization through automation. This means it can really benefit your company.

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Fleet efficiency in the cloud

By Astrata Europe on Apr 24, 2020 1:44:21 PM

Technology has had a huge impact on the transport and logistics industry over the past decade. Technological innovations have enabled companies to find new ways to optimise their processes, such as identifying cost reductions and workflow improvements. Using route-planning and fleet management software helps to achieve these goals by optimising every aspect of a fleet, from drivers to vehicles, and thereby improving fleet efficiency and profitability.

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What if ...

By Lukasz Dabrowski on Apr 7, 2020 11:33:39 AM

These days the message #stayathome is familiar to everyone. We work from home, watch online concerts, read books and get quality time with children and family. It’s a perfect moment to stop and look at things from a different perspective.

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Astrata group's holding company agrees to buy selected domestic operations in Latin America.

By Astrata Europe on Mar 20, 2020 7:40:07 AM

 

New, simplified setup to sharpen focus on serving multinational customers in the region

BT today announced that it has reached an agreement for the sale of selected domestic operations and infrastructure in 16 countries in Latin America to CIH Telecommunications Americas LLC (‘CIH’), an affiliate of CIH Technology Holdings, a Washington D.C. and Singapore based global private equity firm. The transaction is subject to regulatory approval and is expected to complete during this calendar year.

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Do you have a driver retention plan?

By Astrata Europe on Feb 21, 2020 2:27:38 PM

Due to the lack of drivers in the industry today, it is more important than ever to retain your good drivers. You can achieve this by setting up a driver retention plan, in which attractive working conditions are an important aspect. If you set this up the right way, chances are high that it will also attract drivers from other companies. In this blog, we will discuss why driver retention is so important and what impacts it. Alongside that, we will provide you with 5 quick wins to improve your driver retention.


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HGV driving hours: the explanation

By Ulrich Prüfer on Feb 18, 2020 2:20:02 PM

To protect drivers, and the public from truck drivers that might be driving too long, the HGV driving hours' legislation was brought into place. This process of monitoring driving hours started with paper disks and evolved to the current downloadable digital tachographs and driving cards. Not only has the technology evolved but also the regulations have become even more strict over the past few years.


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Open telematics: what is it and why should you use it?

By Irene Kolomvrezou on Feb 10, 2020 11:05:45 AM

 
Transport and logistics companies often work with more than one telematics system and with subcontractors that use many more systems. This results in fleet managers not having insight into all their data in one place and have to switch between systems repeatedly. This is frustrating and inefficient. With open telematics, you can integrate all systems into one platform. This enables fleet managers to view all data in one place and reducing workload and increasing productivity.
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Digitalisation of the transport industry: why and how?

By Lukasz Dabrowski on Jan 28, 2020 5:09:56 PM

 
The first step was a bar-code scanner but companies are now digitalising their whole process. This enables them to manage their fleet better with less resources. It also offers increased added value to their customers. If you do not want to fall behind the competition, you cannot afford to not digitalise your business. In this new blog, we discuss the ‘why’ and the ‘how’ of digitalisation in the transport industry.
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How can a fuel management system for trucks benefit you?

By Ulrich Prüfer on Jan 20, 2020 1:33:19 PM

 
When you think of fuel management systems for trucks, you probably think that the only benefit is to optimise fuel consumption, and by doing so, save on fuel costs. That might have been the case in the past, but is definitely not the case anymore. More advanced  systems benefit your company in numerous ways, from improving cost efficiency to preventing fuel theft. In this new blog, we discuss the different ways fuel management systems for trucks can benefit your company. 
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Improve fleet efficiency: 5 tips

By Astrata Europe on Jan 10, 2020 2:29:12 PM

Fleet efficiency is the art of optimising every aspect of your fleet, be it vehicl es, trailers, containers, drivers and even office staff. Everybody in the industry is talking about improving fleet efficiency and by doing that increasing its profitability. For y ou, it might sound like a long term strategy without any clear steps that can help you to achieve the best possible result. That is why, in this new blog, we provide you with the 5 most valuable tips to improve your fleet’s efficiency.
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