What does GDPR mean for fleet managers?

What does GDPR mean for fleet managers?

28 March 2018

On May 25 this year, the EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) will come into force, marking the biggest change to UK data protection legislation in two decades. The update will impact businesses and workers across all sectors, including fleet managers. Today, to manage a fleet of vehicles and drivers effectively, you need data, and much of it comes under the ‘personal’ category. And, seeing as GDPR compliance will be a statutory requirement, it’s crucial you understand what actions to take.  Read More >>

How to introduce telematics to your staff

How to introduce telematics to your staff

26 February 2018

Employees will naturally be wary of your plans to watch them more closely, and some may react badly. It’s crucial that you’re careful about how you implement telematics if you’re to avoid causing more harm than good.  Read More >>

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The true cost of failed deliveries

30 January 2018

It could be argued that, for consumers, the delivery of a product is the most important part of the online shopping experience, but it’s something that so many sellers still haven’t quite mastered. Recent research has shown, in fact, that failed deliveries are costing UK businesses hundreds of millions of pounds each year, with peak purchasing periods like Christmas and Black Friday proving particularly pricey for retailers. Read More >>

Five reasons to invest in GPS tracking

Five reasons to invest in GPS tracking

03 January 2018

Running a logistics operation is no simple task, especially if you’re in charge of a large fleet. One way many fleet managers are making their jobs easier, though, is by investing in GPS tracking. Having greater visibility of staff and vehicle locations can make a real difference to productivity and costs. In this feature, we’ve compiled some of the biggest reasons to invest in GPS tracking for your fleet.  Read More >>

Touchstar fuels growth strategy with appointments

Touchstar fuels growth strategy with appointments

14 December 2017

The past twelve months has seen the Touchstar R&D department successfully complete the development of a range of new products including high specification cloud based management control software. This new suite of products has broadened our commercial appeal and we are planning to market our solutions into a number of new vertical sectors and geographical markets. In order to do so, we recognise that a significant investment in sales and marketing resource is required. To this end, we’ve made several key appointments and these individuals will be instrumental in driving Touchstar forward Read More >>