|By Business Wire||
|May 13, 2014 02:30 AM EDT||
TomTom Telematics will power a new fleet management service in Spain for leasing company, Northgate Flexible Renting to help its customers cut fleet running costs.
The new service, NorthgateData powered by TomTom, will use TomTom Telematics’ track and trace technology. The service will enable firms to boost productivity, cut fuel and maintenance costs, and respond faster to customers by giving them quick access to vehicle data.
“By partnering with TomTom, the market leader in fleet management systems, we can now offer our customers added value by reducing the total cost of fleet ownership,” said Fernando Cogollos, Managing Director Northgate Flexible Renting.
Northgate’s lease customers will now be able to locate their vehicles in real-time, assign the nearest vehicles for jobs, and access mileage and historic vehicle-usage reports. This will help them plan better routes and optimise drivers’ working time.
"This partnership extends our market reach helping more businesses than ever before benefit from TomTom’s leading fleet management solutions.” added Thomas Schmidt, Managing Director TomTom Telematics.
TomTom (TOM2) empowers movement. Every day millions of people around the world depend on TomTom to make smarter decisions. We design and develop innovative products that make it easy for people to keep moving towards their goals. Best known for being a global leader in navigation and mapping products, TomTom also creates GPS Sport Watches, as well as state-of-the-art fleet management solutions and industry leading location based products.
Our business consists of four customer facing business units: Consumer, Automotive, Licensing and Telematics.
Founded in 1991 and headquartered in Amsterdam, we have 3,600 employees worldwide and sell our products in over 35 countries.
About TomTom Telematics
TomTom Telematics is a Business Unit of TomTom dedicated to fleet management and vehicle telematics. It was renamed from TomTom Business Solutions recently. Our WEBFLEET platform is a Software-as-a-Service solution – used by small to large businesses to improve vehicle performance, safe fuel, support drivers and increase overall fleet efficiency.
TomTom Telematics is one of the world’s leading telematics solution providers with over 350,000 subscriptions worldwide - recognised as the largest in the European market. We service drivers in more than 60 countries, giving them the industry’s strongest local support network and widest range of sector-specific 3rd party applications and integrations. More than 28,000 customers benefit every day from the highest level of security, quality and availability of our ISO 27001 certified service.
For further information, please visit www.tomtom.com/telematics
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