Route Planning Chaos & Overtime Costs Solved.
Load Your Routes, Click and Sit Back
Less Complicated, More Efficient
At ASCEND, we've taken the road less bumpy. Why juggle multiple tools when you can have one sleek, all-in-one solution? Our Fleet Routing software is natively crafted within our telematics system, waving goodbye to pesky third-party integrations. Because let's be honest, your fleet deserves the smoothest route to efficiency, doesn't it?
Telematics without Fleet Routing? Really?
Navigate to success with ASCEND's All-In-One Route Optimization Software, where crafting optimized routes for on-the-dot arrivals is a breeze, boosting your bottom line and keeping those unexpected hiccups at bay. When schedules zig while you planned for a zag, our integrated route optimization adjusts on the fly—no more turning down last-minute changes. Best of all, you won't need to stretch your budget; our comprehensive solution marries route optimization with telematics at a cost that's on par with what you'd pay for a standalone telematics service elsewhere. Say hello to efficiency without the extra expense!
Reduce Fuel Costs | Save Travel Time | Lower Miles Driven | Increase Customer & Driver Satisfaction
Connecting Operations – One Update at a Time
It's not just about relying on Google Maps anymore. Seamless communication and prompt notifications are the lifeblood of an efficient fleet operation. With ASCEND, you can set up alerts for any driver deviations from their routes, and engage in real-time dialogue with your drivers using the Conversations feature alongside the ASCEND Driver app. Dispatching becomes a breeze as you can swiftly reroute vehicles as needed. On-the-move updates and streamlined communication are essential for maintaining not only a happier and safer team of drivers but also for driving your fleet to its full potential.
Features and Benefits of ASCEND's Optimized Routing Software.
Dynamic Route Optimization
Say goodbye to the headache of manual route planning. With our bulk import feature, you can effortlessly input multiple stops or deliveries to instantly generate the best route, considering specific vehicle and driver needs or restrictions. Cut down on unnecessary expenses, excessive mileage, and fuel consumption. Set up geofences to streamline job assignments or define driver zones. Simplify your delivery process and maximize utilization without stress.
Improved Tracking & Utilization
Harness the power of route optimization and improved tracking and utilization with real-time, GPS-enabled visibility of your mixed fleet–spanning vehicles, equipment, and assets. This ensures they're ready for any task and allows you to confirm delivery times with confidence. Keep a vigilant eye on your fleet to enhance utilization and drive a robust bottom line. You can proactively manage your operations and say farewell to unexpected surprises with access to live ETAs, detailed map views, and more.
Detailed Reporting & Analytics
Unlock the full potential of your fleet with Detailed Reporting and analytics, providing a wealth of valuable insights at your fingertips. Our extensive suite of reports simplifies analytics, making it easier to use and incredibly informative for tracking your fleet's key performance indicators (KPIs).
Every Delivery, Every Job – 100% US–Based Support
With our entirely US-based team, ASCEND Customer Success is dedicated to boosting your efficiency, elevating your revenue, and enhancing satisfaction without piling on your workload or costs. Experience the support of a genuine Route Optimization partner committed to being there when you need us.
Route Planning – Even in Advance
Merge same-day routing with the convenience of pre-scheduling multi-stop routes and incorporating bulk uploaded stops for a wholly integrated workflow. This approach enables your team to provide outstanding customer service efficiently and quickly.
Automated Vehicle Maintenance Management
Automated Vehicle Maintenance Management keeps your diverse fleet running smoothly by making it easy to stay on top of regular, customized care for each vehicle. With quick access to all maintenance alerts and updates, you can keep your fleet on the road longer and use it more efficiently.
Elevate Driver Confidence & Commitment
Empower your drivers with meticulously pre-planned routes that flexibly adapt to same-day alterations, ensuring they can easily handle unexpected twists. Utilize driver scorecards to foster a culture of continuous improvement and introduce a competitive edge in key business areas, nurturing driver engagement and peak performance.
An All-in-One Optimized Fleet Routing Solution That’s Better in Every Way.
Just one glance to the left <<< and you'll notice the distinctive edge of our system. It stands out not just in performance, but in its effortless user experience. Managing a fleet is no small feat; a standalone telematics product barely covers the basics. With our top-tier user interface, you'll achieve greater productivity and command over your operations.
Accidents, Traffic, and Road Construction Happens. Are you ready?
The ASCEND All-In-One Fleet Management Solution, complete with built-in telematics, offers a powerful competitive edge for your business by helping to attract and retain top-notch drivers and by significantly enhancing driver safety. But what's the magic behind it?
Consider this: one in four drivers feels that losing their way can jeopardize their safety. Our solution simplifies their day with dynamic route adjustments that account for unexpected changes and delays in real-time. It enables quick rerouting to handle the unforeseen, from service time shifts to emergencies.
ASCEND's intuitive interface isn't just about getting from A to B; it integrates dashcams and more, bolstering safety and providing robust driver protection.
And there's more—our all-encompassing platform ensures drivers are well-informed and connected, instilling greater confidence. So even when the day throws curveballs, they're equipped to complete their tasks and delight your customers.
Instant, Easy Messaging for Drivers
Conveniently, safely communicate in-the-field through a Conversations feature that delivers route and stop updates and facilitates last-minute customer needs.
I am absolutely saving money. I now also know not only where every driver is, but where they’re heading next. I never knew that before.
It’s great to be able to know that our people and equipment are where they’re supposed to be and that our vehicles are being operated safely.
CUI Services, Inc.
A multi-state grounds management operation
My guys were planning their own routes, and unfortunately I found I was never paying them for the normal 40 hours per week. My biggest expense is payroll and I felt I needed to look for ways to improve efficiency and reduce overtime.
Installation was absolutely trouble-free. They had our complete fleet up and running in just a matter of days.
A third generation, multi-state pestcontrol company
I would 100% recommend them to anyone. My account manager is a wonderful lady. She answers my calls, responds to email, is very knowledgeable about the product, and helps make sure any issues are fixed immediately.
What is different about the Route Optimization solution with ASCEND?
ASCEND introduces a fully integrated Route Optimization solution seamlessly embedded within a premier telematics platform. Bid farewell to the hassle and extra costs of third-party add-ons.
What is route planning vs. route optimization?
While route planning lays out a basic itinerary for arriving at destinations, route optimization takes a more advanced approach. It leverages algorithms and data analytics to identify the most efficient and economical paths, considering elements such as distance, time, and available resources.
Why is route optimization important?
You can boost the number of successful deliveries and orders by harnessing the power of route optimization. It factors various elements, including driver availability, working hours, stop count, delivery predictions, and legal obligations. This not only conserves time and resources but also enhances the efficiency of your entire fleet, ensuring jobs are finished faster. Drivers can then make deliveries logically, avoiding the need to double back between jobs, which is essential for offering same-day delivery services.
What are the benefits of route optimization?
Route planning software cuts costs by creating efficient routes for your team on the go. This means less driving, saving on fuel, reducing vehicle wear, and helping avoid extra hours. It also assigns new jobs smartly, freeing up time for your coordinators. You'll see lower transport expenses, fewer accidents, happier drivers and customers, and more work done. Plus, you have the option to team up with a logistics expert. Quick communication keeps drivers safe and deliveries moving fast.
How does ASCEND route optimization software work?
ASCEND's route optimization software uses smart algorithms to consider many factors like delivery spots, schedule windows, vehicle space, traffic, and past data. It finds the best and cheapest routes quickly. It adjusts for travel distance, time, fuel use, and what customers want, making changes on the go to keep deliveries on track. This makes operations smoother, saves money, keeps customers happy, and supports green practices, leading to better fleet management and profits.
Does ASCEND allow for multi-stop planning?
Absolutely! ASCEND's fleet optimization is designed to handle multi-stop itineraries, crafting the most efficient paths for fleets with several delivery or service points. It considers a range of considerations, such as numerous stops and specific time frames, to ensure the routes are as optimized as possible.
What features make ASCEND route optimization software right for my company?
ASCEND's route optimization software stands out for its sophisticated algorithms, real-time adaptability, and multi-stop planning prowess. It eclipses rivals by crafting precise, efficient, and cost-saving routes. This slashes transportation expenses, boosts productivity, and greatly enhances customer satisfaction. We're also 100% US–based for our customers' peace of mind.