Smart Expansion Strategies for Container Rental & Leasing in 2020

Re-purposed modular shipping containers has become a multi-billion dollar industry (Source) but the overhead costs for inventory expansion can hinder immediate growth for small and medium size container businesses when capital is tied up in daily operations. While purchasing new inventory to supplement your current offerings can re-align utilization percentages, expanding your product line offerings is…

Start-Up Rental Software Best Practices

Historically, deploying a system that will monitor every dollar and hour you spend is laborious and drawn out. Entrepreneurs and start-up business owners manage a delicate balance of scaling their company without over investing in one business operation like inventory or in this example, software technology. When speaking with future customers we hear these questions constantly, “Why…

Medical Equipment Cleaning & Service Mistakes Raise Health Concerns

The CDC found that recently, Healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) with antibiotic resistance were most commonly found in patients having used durable medical equipment like ventilators. Unlike the leasing environment for trailers or construction equipment medical devices follow a higher standard of regulatory guidelines. Performing proper service on each device is crucial to the health of your equipment, business, and most…

Construction Equipment Telematics and the Importance of Software Integration

Software is becoming not just commonplace, but irreplaceable for companies in all industries. It should be no surprise that even industries often associated with manual labor, like construction, rely equally on technology, telematics, and construction software as people-power. Volvo’s manager of connected solutions, Catrin Nilsson, boasts advancements in control systems that include Load and Dig…

ADVANTAGE 365: Trailer Rental Software

Short on time? Check the Info-graphic at the bottom! Freight Transportation Research Chairman and CEO Eric Starks believes “Trucking companies are becoming technology companies by default”.  Everything from business management software to artificial intelligence are driving forces behind the $15.5 trillion growth predicted for the global logistics market through 2022. Whispers of 5G mobile networks…

Software Shopping | Medtrade

The bustling environment on the convention center main stage can quickly swallow in-tangible product offerings, like medical rental software!  RMI has found ways to break the glass ceiling by hosting quick medical software walk-throughs, video demos and interactive presentations; so if you’re looking for software this season here are the best ways to use your…

A Small Victory for our Container Customers!

Currently, there is a lot of political uncertainty in the world to say the least. We’re not going to delve too deeply, but in case you weren’t aware, the US government has been imposing tariffs (additional taxes) on goods imported from China as a way to punish China for actions that the US didn’t like.…

Celebrating 36 Years!

Happy Birthday, RMI! This month we celebrated our 36th birthday as a company! Even in just the past year a lot has happened! We added 5 new members to our RMI family. We further developed our RDS (Rapidly Deployed Solutions) Team who works tirelessly on creating and implementing new features for our customers. We attended…

Keep Your Motor Running…

…with ADVANTAGE 365 for your Trailer Company! The trailer industry is one of our favorite industries to talk about and work with. They’re a bunch of hard workers, the community that gathers at the NTDA is close-knit and helpful, and our software just works really, really well for it. To recap our history a little,…