Embrace Reduces Costs and Improves Rental Fleet Operations

Published on: Thursday 6th of July 2017

Editorial published in Hire SA – June 2017 Edition

Rental fleets have high procurement and operating costs. One of the largest costs is driven by maintenance of the fleet and while ensuring high levels of service, safety and efficiency, these costs need to be effectively managed and controlled.

Preventative or scheduled maintenance is an effective way to reduce costly, unplanned maintenance and shrink vehicle and equipment downtime. With diverse fleet assets, ranging from pickup trucks to heavy-duty equipment, it can be difficult to keep track of varying maintenance schedules.

Going where no "bolt-on" has gone before!

Published on: Tuesday 6th of June 2017

Editorial published in Hire SA – May 2017 Edition

The challenge for any company operating in the rental marketplace is to find a best-of-breed rental software solution that integrates to their existing financial system..

Many rental companies first implement a financial system to run their business and eventually, to support the unique requirements of the rental industry, add or “bolt-on” a separate rental system. While this appears to be simpler and less costly than replacing the existing system with a new fully integrated one, the reality is this “bolt-on” creates significant ongoing problems and costs that never go away.  

Embrace Business Intelligence Seminar

Published on: Wednesday 31st of May 2017

ACS-Embrace and Decision Inc. recently hosted a Business Intelligence (BI) Seminar at the Johannesburg Country Club.

We discussed the latest trends in Business Intelligence for 2017 as well as best practices in the discovery, interpretation and communication of meaningful patterns in data.

We Embrace Social

Published on: Monday 15th of May 2017

We invite you to connect with and follow us across our different social media platforms and stay up-to-date with the latest ERP System news.  Find out what happening at ACS-Embrace as we post interesting and relevant information about our products, people and events! 

Embrace Rental delivers an exact fit for your rental & hire business!

Published on: Tuesday 9th of May 2017

Editorial published in Hire SA – April 2017 Edition

The challenge for any company operating in the rental marketplace, whether they are renting equipment, machinery or vehicles, is to maximise the utilisation of each asset whilst maintaining market leading standards.

In the current economic climate customers are continually demanding better value for money and in meeting these demands rental companies are continually looking at improving efficiency and controlling costs so as to offer superior service and more competitive rates.

Embrace - QlikSense Business Intelligence Seminar

Published on: Monday 8th of May 2017

Register now to attend the launch of our Embrace – Qlik Sense BI Solution!  Last year, at our “embrace the future” convention, we launched the Embrace - QlikView Solution.  Now, we are pleased to announce and demonstrate an alternative and more cost-effective option, the Embrace – QlikSense BI Solution!  

Astore Keymak embrace improved performance, profitability and growth!

Published on: Tuesday 25th of April 2017

Astore Keymak – a member of the Hudaco Group is the leading supplier in Southern Africa of the most comprehensive range of thermoplastic pipe fittings, valves, pipeline accessories and plastic welding equipment.

embraceTALK April Edition

Published on: Wednesday 5th of April 2017

Welcome to our first newsletter of the year! 2017 certainly kicked off on a positive note and we have seen a lot of activity in the marketplace. Embrace Version 14 has taken our Embrace community by storm and our cover story explains why.

We Are Hiring

Published on: Friday 17th of March 2017

ACS-Embrace is a great company with big ambitions and we are looking to employ high performing individuals who embrace a similar set of values to those driving our brand and company culture. If you want to be part of something truly incredible and believe you have what it takes to fill any of the advertised positions, please visit our careers page and send us your updated CV.

Second-hand, not second-grade: used equipment market in South Africa

Published on: Thursday 16th of March 2017

(Editorial published in Plant Equipment & Hire – March 2017)  -  As the cost of importing new machinery soared in recent years due to the challenging economic conditions and fluctuating exchange rate, more buyers have begun turning to second-hand and refurbished equipment in an effort to cut costs. Some OEMs and distributors of new equipment have also started shifting some of their focus towards the second-hand market.