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What is Fleet Maintenance?

Fleet maintenance is the process of keeping delivery and distribution vehicles operating in good condition so that they can stay on the road longer and function efficiently without breaking down. Fleet vehicles traverse long miles and bear different varieties of climates, and transporting merchandise in compromised vehicles is a massive safety risk.

Regular repairs and upkeep of fleet vehicles offer several hidden benefits to businesses involved in distribution and delivery of goods as well as people mobility services.

Why is regular fleet maintenance important?

  • Regular upkeep improves the on-ground life and productivity of the fleet
  • It improves delivery efficiencies and reduces delays and missed delivery rates significantly
  • On time deliveries and transportation in well-maintained vehicles improves customer satisfaction with a brand
  • Frequent maintenance reduces fleet repair and replacement costs for the business
  • Timely maintenance service records help in increasing the fleet’s resale value

How Locus helps businesses with dynamic route planning

Real-time fleet tracking and monitoring | Single-screen dashboard view of fleet operations | Fleet management consulting | On-ground analytics and insights

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How can Locus help manage your logistics?

  • Locus’ proprietary geocoding engine converts the fuzziest of the addresses into precise geographical coordinates thereby helping your on-ground executives locate addresses easily.
  • Digitize all your operational variables such as fleets, delivery persons etc. to come up with the best route plan every day.
  • Track your orders in real-time with the Locus Live Dashboard. Locus’ all-mile delivery app Locus On The Road (LOTR) helps delivery partners process orders.
  • Visualize and tweak your scheduled plans via three key metrics— geography, time, & vehicle (fleet)—with a birds-eye view of your entire operations.
  • Build your own reports and analyze important parameters that you need to make key decisions.

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