Phobias are common and numerous. Agoraphobia is the fear of public places. Arachnophobia is the fear of spiders. Ever heard of Nomophobia? Nomophobia, or “no mobile phobia,” is a real modern-day disorder described as the fear of being out of mobile phone contact. Humans have become so reliant on mobile phones and tablet devices for instant connectivity and access to information that a new phobia has developed from the fear of being without it.
Rental software provider Solutions by Computer is now offering StreetEagle GPS monitoring, in-vehicle navigation, status updates and reporting tools with its Enfinity rental management software....More
The Enfinity rental management system from Solutions by Computer offers an over-the-Internet electronic signature capability called e-Sign, designed to make it easy to capture rental commitments from customers remote from the rental business. With e-Sign an emailed link reaches customers who are not physically present when the contract is created. Contract terms, items and rates are reviewed and agreed to by the customer online....More
Phobias are common and numerous. Agoraphobia is the fear of public places. Arachnophobia is the fear of spiders. Ever heard of Nomophobia? Nomophobia, or “no mobile phobia,” is a real modern-day disorder described as the fear of being out of mobile phone contact. Humans have become so reliant on mobile phones and tablet devices for instant connectivity and access to information that a new phobia has developed from the fear of being without it. ...More
When the United States economy sank into recession companies of all kinds scrambled to stabilize their situations. For many rental businesses this meant trimming staff, adjusting rates and letting inventory age without replenishment. These actions often had to be taken quickly, with little time to manage a transition....More
Ritchie Brothers announced the initial release of an online equipment marketplace called Ritchie Bros. EquipmentOne, what the company calls a secure online marketplace for equipment and materials. Buyers and sellers can use Ritchie Bros. EquipmentOne to negotiate, complete and settle their transactions in a safe and transparent environment.
The company said core marketplace functionality has been released and enhancements are being made on an ongoing basis. The next major release and full commercial launch is scheduled for the second quarter of 2013....More
The Enfinity rental management system from Solutions by Computer was developed to make it easy to capture rental commitments from customers remote from the rental business with a new, over-the-Internet electronic signature capability called e-Sign....More
The Rental Equipment Register Innovative Product Award honors excellence in new product development in the equipment rental industry.
This prestigious award showcases the most innovative product introduced between August 1, 2013, and July 31, 2014, and recognizes the talent and commitment of the people involved in every aspect of development, from concept through sales.
Entries must be postmarked or submitted by October 1, 2014.
Rentals to energy markets have been the fastest-growing segment of the equipment rental market for the past few years and will continue to grow in the coming years. While opportunities are plentiful, it takes knowledge and relationships to be successful in these markets....More
A look at some of the “best practices” of rental companies – covering centralized dispatch, safety programs, how to manage effective outside sales staff, and effective counter operations (inside sales)....More
Tier 4 Interim is here and Tier 4 Final regulations are in effect. Challenges for rental companies include the significantly rising cost of equipment as a result of Tier 4, the challenges of re-selling Tier 4 equipment internationally to other countries where the low-sulphur content fuel may not be readily available, and a look at the question of whether or not Tier 4-powered equipment will be more fuel efficient and perform on a higher level....More
Skyjack Inc., a leader in the Aerial Equipment Industry, is recruiting a Territory Sales Manager to manage our Mid Atlantic territory, which includes New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, DC areas....More
Skyjack, a world leader in scissor lifts, is looking for a Field Service Technician to join the team. The ideal candidate will live in the Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York City or New Jersey areas.
The successful candidate will have:...More
This is a key hire that will leverage a combination of analytics, technology tools and operations know-how to create an incredibly efficient supply chain within our Rental Operations group at Noble Iron....More
F&M MAFCO, Inc., the Powerful Solutions People, a leader in the equipment rental and construction supply distribution industry, is seeking an experienced Industrial Outside Sales Representative to join our team....More