Corporate carsharing: Yes or no? Many companies shy away from taking the leap to implementing pool vehicles into their fleet. Mostly it is due to worries over what might happen after the reorganization or fear of additional costs. Truth be told, the return on investment for the change is double the outlay. What other reasons are there for vehicle pooling?
Flexibilty and mobility go hand in hand nowadays. We introduce you to the mobility budget, a trend that has seen its revival among fleet managers recently.
Reasearch project Smart eFleets: How cross-company carsharing can optimize costs and efficiency in your fleet management.
Pool vehicles is enabling many companies to provide flexible mobility while maximizing utilization more cost-effectively. The challenges posed by a pool vehicle fleet are often of an analog nature: making vehicles available at whatever requested, documenting technical data, and handing over and taking back vehicles – not to mention what to do with car keys. To ensure a pool fleet’s smooth booking and sensible utilization involve considerable administrative and personnel effort.
One of the main obstacles with Corporate Carsharing is the opening of the car. The digital key lock box provides an easy and flexible solution.
Our new research project Smart eFleets wants to look at how sharing vehicles as well as infrastructures between companies can lead to a more efficient and sustainable fleet management.
Digitalization and disruptive technologies are increasingly impacting our work and personal lives. New concepts, services and tools enable cost savings not only in production but also in administration.