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Star Truck Rentals, Inc. Moves to Fusion

Posted 6/3/2015

Karmak, Inc., profit improvement specialists for the heavy-duty transportation industry, is happy to announce that Star Truck Rentals, Inc. has signed to move to Fusion as their business management system.

For over twenty years, Karmak has been a proud partner of Star Truck Rentals.  Karmak and Star started their partnership in 1994 when Star purchased the INFO5 business management system.  Karmak shares in Star’s excitement in their move to Fusion.  Bill Healy, Karmak President and CEO states, “We are pleased to continue our long standing partnership with Star Truck Rentals and are excited about their choice to move to Fusion.”

Karmak Fusion is the premier business management system in the heavy-duty transportation industry.  This full end-to-end Windows and SQL Server-based solution was built using best practices drawn from Karmak’s more than 30 years of experience specializing in the industry.

Star Truck Rentals is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, with 18 locations spanning all of Michigan and into Indiana.  Star is a major player in the Lease/Rental and truck repair marketplace with over 3000 commercial accounts, many of which are Fortune 500 companies.  Their affiliation with NationalLease takes Star Truck Rental to more than 700 locations across the US and Canada.  Star Truck Rentals was purchased by the Bylenga family in 1916.  Next year they will be celebrating 100 years of family ownership and over 150 years in business.  For more information about Star Truck Rentals, visit www.startruckrentals.com

Karmak, Inc. is a leading provider of business management solutions for the industry, offering a unique approach combining innovative technology, strategic advice, and best practices.  Our success programs produce measurable results by improving ROI, mitigating risks, and achieving operational excellence.  For more information, visit www.karmak.com.

December 14, 2012

Star Truck Rentals, Inc. hopes you will take a moment to open the link below and learn about our growth in the Greater Detroit area.
Grand Rapids truck rental firm announces Detroit area acquisition

December 28, 2011

Tom Bylenga, President of Grand Rapids-based Star Truck Rentals, Inc., has been elected Chairman of the Board of the National Truck Leasing System (“Nationalease”), Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois. Founded in 1944 and operating more than 600 locations throughout the U.S. and Canada, Nationalease is the largest truck leasing organization in North America.

March 1, 2011

Star Truck Rentals Inc., a NationaLease member, is featured in the February 2012 issue of FleetOwner magazine discussing regulatory challenges in the truck leasing industry. Dave Bylenga, Executive Vice President, says, “Trucking equipment is getting better all the time in some respects, but it’s increasingly complex and expensive to maintain, in part because of ongoing regulatory activity,” he explains. “When it comes to regulations, we always wonder what’s next. Sometimes we worry more about how the government will impact our business than about our competition.”

Please read the full article at: http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/regulatory-challenges