Asset Tracking

Locate and Safeguard Your High-Value Equipment with Asset Trackers

By |2019-05-10T15:55:30+00:00December 4th, 2019|Asset Tracking, Blog|

Asset Trackers for Shipping Containers As a business owner, have you run across a scenario that goes something like this? Your company is moving delicate, rare, or expensive equipment to another city. Each item is precisely packed into padded, tightly secured shipping cases. Then each case is numbered, its contents recorded and gently loaded into

Keep Parcels More Secure During Holiday Deliveries with Asset Tracking

By |2019-12-03T20:06:49+00:00December 3rd, 2019|Actsoft, Alerts, Asset Tracking, Blog, Business, Devices, Encore, Geofences, GPS Tracking, Tracking, Transportation, Trucking|

As mentioned in a previous post, the number of parcels being delivered this holiday season is likely to increase from years past. With companies like Amazon making online ordering and residential delivery even more popular, it’s clear that accessibility and convenience are currently as important as ever to the average consumer during their shopping

Is Your Heavy Equipment Protected?

By |2019-05-10T15:55:44+00:00November 13th, 2019|Asset Tracking, Blog, Construction|

What's the problem? According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), heavy equipment theft is a growing problem throughout North America. Citing organized crime rings as the major perpetrator, the NICB explains that these criminals are generally sophisticated, precise and successful in their efforts to steal expensive equipment, usually targeting construction sites. According to The

Shipping During the Holiday Season and Actsoft Solutions

By |2019-11-12T16:37:25+00:00November 12th, 2019|Actsoft, Asset Tracking, Blog, ELD, Encore, Fleet, GPS Tracking, Tracking, Transportation, Trucking|

In 2017, UPS estimated that they’d be shipping nearly 750 million packages during the course of the entire holiday season. This year, that number isn’t likely to drop. With a steadily increasing number of gifts being given around Christmastime, companies that are in charge of package transportation must use technology and precision to ensure

Everyday Choices Companies Make That Waste Money

By |2019-05-10T15:56:16+00:00October 16th, 2019|Asset Tracking, Blog, Fleet|

In our frenzy to bring in more money, drive business, create better marketing strategies, schedule more meetings, and hire more salespeople, we often forget the old adage: “It’s not always what you make, but what you save.” If for every dollar we earn, we blow two, then we’re spinning our wheels and running an inefficient

What the Cluck? What 37,000 Pounds of Frozen Chickens Can Teach Us

By |2019-05-10T15:59:01+00:00August 7th, 2019|Asset Tracking, Blog, Fleet, Tracking, Trucking|

On September 27th, 2014, an Idaho trucking company was missing a truck filled with 37,000 pounds of frozen chickens. The company’s 42-year-old driver, Christopher L. Hall, allegedly abandoned the truck after being refused more money from his employer. Unfortunately, by the time they located the truck at a Montana truck stop, the chicken had already

What Great Leaders Know: Understanding Weakness Leads to Success

By |2019-07-23T19:07:35+00:00July 23rd, 2019|Asset Tracking, Blog, Fleet, Timekeeping, Tracking|

From legendary coaches to the best teachers, the strategy is always the same: Understand the team’s weaknesses. It’s easy to identify star players and focus on the moments of glory, but without assessing the big picture, your team will only perform at a fraction of its potential. This is especially true for companies who are

Managing a Construction Worksite with Encore

By |2019-07-16T20:01:48+00:00July 16th, 2019|Alerts, Architecture, Asset Tracking, Blog, Buildings, Construction, Encore, Geofences, GPS Tracking, Tracking|

In any construction operation, it’s critical for the office to know what’s happening at its project locations in near real-time. However, managing workforce safety, asset security, and employee accountability all at once can prove to be a difficult task for supervisors to maintain if the right solutions aren’t being used. Actsoft’s flagship application Encore

Construction Season: How to Avoid Theft and Damage

By |2019-05-10T15:59:38+00:00July 3rd, 2019|Asset Tracking, Blog, Construction, Fleet|

With construction season underway, it’s not uncommon to see heavy machinery, trailers, and sundry other tools left unattended on construction sites. And while signs like “No Trespassing” and the like may deter mischievous teenagers, it’s not going to do anything to stop thieves who want to cash in on the opportunity you left them. According

The Benefits of Asset Tracking

By |2019-07-08T16:13:36+00:00June 4th, 2019|Actsoft, Alerts, Asset Tracking, Blog, Construction, Encore, GPS Tracking, Tracking, Transportation, Trucking|

Most businesses employing a mobile workforce also rely on at least a few pieces of vital equipment to conduct daily operations. With the power of Actsoft’s asset tracking technology, your team can keep constant tabs on its machinery and gain key benefits like these. Theft prevention Your assets, most likely, collectively add up to

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