TSD and Clutch Technologies Announce Strategic Alliance

TSD ( and Clutch Technologies ( have announced a strategic alliance to bring together TSD’s fleet management solutions and Clutch’s leading automotive subscription and consumer mobility platform.  The alliance will enable interoperability between the companies’ technology platforms and will create a wide range of capabilities for the automotive industry.   “Together we will offer best-in-class

The Subscription Supply Chain: Where Do Dealerships Fit?

The subscription model sounds like every driver’s dream come true—the flexibility to switch vehicles as desired without the constraints of a rigid lease. However, as the temporary transportation industry expands, subscription has come under scrutiny. It’s expensive. It’s a liability.  And, yet, there’s incredible potential (along with demand) for this service. At the core, most dealers

7 Tips to Better Run Your TSD Powered Fleet

After decades working in the automotive industry, our team here at TSD has determined seven ways you can more effectively run your fleet. Taking advantage of the tips listed below will help you become an efficient manager as you handle your company’s most valuable assets—your vehicles. Review Daily Business Reports TSD offers high-level reports in all

Why Dealerships Are Entering The Car Rental Industry

Are you a dealership or a car rental company? An emerging trend in the automotive industry suggests you’re likely both. A growing number of dealerships across the United States have begun to open car rental businesses alongside their showrooms. For many, it’s a smart decision. In addition to more revenue, opening a rental business offers

Three Reasons Why Your Fleet Should Go Mobile

From booking flights to ordering groceries, your tablet helps you accomplish just about everything. It’s now time to use your mobile device to streamline your fleet operations even further. With our mobile-friendly fleet management solutions, you can expand your business without the usual growing pains. Here’s 3 reasons why you should implement a mobile solution:

Increasing Customer Satisfaction in the Automotive Industry

Dealerships started this month with positive news from J.D. Power. According to their recent study, CSI levels increased from 802 points in 2015 to 816 points last year. CSI continues to be an essential metric for businesses in the automotive industry. Increased customer satisfaction is directly linked to higher repeat customers—a main source of revenue

It’s About Time: Optimize Your Fleet

Examining fleet utilization reports can be the highlight of any manager’s day. Although it may sound far-fetched, a fleet can be easily optimized regardless of the size of the operation or the variety of cars offered. The key is strategic timing. Managers who understand the fluctuations in their business react quickly to put more loaner

TSD Rental 2016 Recap & The Road Ahead

It’s hard to believe 2016 is ending and a new year is beginning.  At TSD we’ve been very busy on the rental team.  A quick glance in the rear view mirror shows a brief snapshot of some of the items worked on in 2016: — We had 7 product releases in 2016. Each release was