Advice 1: How to call a transport company

You decided to open a transport company, and before you had the question of how to call it? We all know that from the name of the firm depends on the success of its activities. Think, "like a ship call, so it will float". Therefore, choosing a name for the company it is necessary to include fantasy and think very well, because this process is serious and creative. You need to call to remember and it was all hearsay. If the name is hard to pronounce or even forgotten, the user will use the services of another company.
How to call a transport company
Instruction
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The name should be easy and memorable. For transport companies it can be "Hey, let's ride" or "We're going, going". The name must be different from existing brands. There are times when the firm called a name similar with the name of the competitor. For example, there is the company "EuroTrans", then you will in any case should not call their "Evrotransport". In this case, your company will certainly become confused and even plagiarism accuse. Be more original: "full steam ahead", "Back" or "Flight of the Bumblebee".
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Can not be used in the company name such words distort real activities. Also prohibited obscene language or wording, meaning that the organization provides any obscene or scandalous services.
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In the names of firms it is possible to use foreign words. But in this case, you must remember that different languages it may differ in translation and meaning. For example, if you have decided to call the transport company on the same car "Nova", you know – in Spanish, No-Va means "does not go". So, the name you just will not work.
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If your region has a lot of competitors, you are welcome to your company name begins with the letter "A", "B" or "V", i.e. not beyond the first five letters of the alphabet. Why? It is noticed that often a person looking through a telephone directory in order to locate his firm, ringing in the first few rooms. And if your transport company is called "Bistrohodov", "Lucky" or "Lucky" there is a high probability that you will call.
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Name – jokes are also acceptable. Name your company, say, "good riddance", "Ant", "Caravan" or "donkey" and giving customers not only the quality of their services, but in a good mood.

Advice 2: How to name your company

When choosing the name for your company is, first of all, think about the customers, about what you will have a target audience. Having defined it, it will be easier to come up with a name that calls from customers positive emotions and attention, then they are just passed by.
How to name your company
Instruction
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It's hard to imagine how many companies are not original, unpronounceable and hard-to-remember names. Cafe "Alina", a company selling furniture "omega-"... client is a cafe "Alina", if only it will not impress some exotic cuisine, a week and remember that I went to a cafe "Alina" and not "Maria" or "Elvira". The company name "omega" is meaningless and is not associated with the sale of furniture or any other goods. It is important that your company name is easy to remember, easily pronounced and not have analogues.
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What will cause positive associations from customers of Mature age, young people seem boring. Therefore, a cafe bar, designed for young people must have a different name than the café bar for a more adult and respectable people. A good way to come up with a few names and show them to the members of the target audience. Then, the audience will choose itself. Or even come up with an alternative name.
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It is not necessary to name the company your name or the name of a friend, relative, etc. if something went wrong, and you want to sell your business? To sell the company "Tsvetkov" harder than a company of "100 roses". In addition, the names generally are not original.
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If you want to give your company name in a foreign language, make sure you know the meaning of this name. There are cases when business owners are picked just "beautiful" a foreign word, but in reality, it meant something completely unrelated to their business or even unpleasant, ridiculous.
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A good name - the original name. Only the individual will help to distinguish the company in a competitive environment. Sometimes successfully invented, the original names are becoming routinely used concepts, denoting some function or object. For example, why do we rarely say "copied", not "Xerox"? We've learned that the best of all copies firm Xerox.
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You can try to choose a company name by yourself or you can hire the services of a specialist - the Namer. The naming market in our country is not very developed, mostly business owners are turning or in the hyped-up advertising Agency that will not only come up with a name, but also to develop the company's brand or product, or the couple-to freelancers, having a linguistic education and experience for creating titles. Both option has their pros and cons. But if you feel that you can't come up with an original name of the company or you don't have time for this, it is better to consult specialists. Sometimes the name depends on much more than we think.

Advice 3: How to open your transport company

Transport company – not the kind of business that you can order someone to "turnkey" and get everything to hit the market as one of the leading players. Transportation usually start small and only with time this activity takes the form of a large company with its own fleet of cars.
Expansion of the fleet - the number one task for a transport company
You will need
  • 1. Truck with body capacity of at least 10 m3
  • 2. Established business relationships with freight forwarders
  • 3. Opportunities for further expansion of the Park your car
  • 4. The ability to choose the drivers for the individual orders and permanent work
  • 5. Over time, a contract service maintenance of all your vehicles, and the contract for the bulk purchase of fuel
Instruction
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Purchase a truck – that's the first thing, you will likely have to begin your trip. Of course, it doesn't have to be a tractor trailer (what is called "truck") – begin transport better with the branded analogue "gazelles", the volume of the body which is a little more than ten "cubes". The cost of "truck" – a few million rubles, its use is advantageous for long-haul flights, and they are at the initial stage will be for you too high a risk.
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Start to have business relations with the drivers of the freight forwarding companies, searching to fulfil their orders private carriers. The cost of delivery offered by the company-the customer and the profit that you will receive from freight forwarders-intermediaries you are very different, but directly with the "private traders" large customers are not working. So if you want to obtain advantageous to operate with the largest possible number of "managers", fall into their databases to be reliable and responsible contractor.
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Invest all funds which may, in the extension of the "Park" their cars – it means accumulating money for a second car, you need to try to save them and the third. Only with eight trucks, you can consider yourself a serious firm. Transportation companies assume a much wider range of possibilities than a help when moving to a new office or country cottage. You need to strive, of course, to receive tenders for freight forwarding services in other regions of the country.
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Develop a safe as possible, the system of selection of drivers who can be trusted with expensive equipment and cargo. To find a good driver on "the wagon" – a task not always easy, especially when you consider that the cost of shipping sometimes is no one hundred thousand. Check out the "past" of the candidates are using debt collection firms or individuals offering similar services. It is possible that the driver's personnel in the transport business decide not everything, but without verified drivers far you will never "leave".
Useful advice
Expanding your fleet, try to buy machines that are suitable for transporting various types of cargo, it will allow you to take almost any order you feel best.

No matter how strong the temptation to save money by purchasing less expensive vehicle is of domestic production, do not give in, as freight cars-analogues will quickly pay for itself and will last most likely for longer times.
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