Truck and Van Market Reality

To say 2021 has been a difficult year for global automotive supply chains would be a massive understatement. Local dealers, leasing companies, upfitters, etc. have not been immune to these impacts…in fact, they have borne the brunt of it with their customers. It’s not uncommon to drive by empty vehicle lots and see models that are typically plentiful that don’t exist at this point. Gone are the days of buying dealer stock, and factory ordering is harder now than ever. If you are lucky enou

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Proactive Ordering

Ordering vehicles at the beginning of the model year is more important now than ever. If you aren’t proactive in your acquisition approach, there is a good chance you will miss out when it comes to adding specific vehicles to your fleet. What started as an international microchip shortage has forced automakers to slow down on production, creating a high demand for a range of models. Shortages now include tow packages, wheel well liners, sunroofs, and more. Gone are the days when you could c

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Registration Renewals

In the best of times, admin tasks are always a nuisance. In the past year we have experienced, just trying to keep your doors open is enough to require your full attention. That’s why Jim Peplinski Leasing doesn’t just lease you a vehicle, we become your full leasing partner. You focus on running your company and let us take care of the little things… License plate renewals can be a hassle with a fleet of any size, but we are here to help! We take care of the administrative process on y

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Luxury Tax

With the recent unveiling of the Liberal budget that could take effect at the start of 2022, came about a proposed “luxury tax” for higher-end vehicles. To push forward environmental sustaining initiatives, this would also provide a continued tax break for those vehicles dubbed “green”. So, what does that all mean? Let’s look at the implications if passed: About the Luxury Tax: This tax would apply to vehicles that are priced over $100,000 before taxes. The cost will be 10 percen

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Benefits of an Annual Fleet Review

Your business is never stagnant, so neither should your fleet be. The vehicles you require will change from year to year to adapt to your company’s ever-changing needs. The idea that you should continue with something because “that’s how it has always been” is not the way to optimise productivity. An annual review of your fleet will help you stay on top of what your company needs to thrive, while also saving you money in the long run. You don’t have to do it alone though. At Jim Peplin

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Union Leasing a Jim Peplinski Leasing Partner

At Jim Peplinski Leasing, our customers know we are dedicated to going that extra mile. No one customer is alike. With individualized businesses, you need personalized fleet solutions that will work for you. That means working together, never a cookie-cutter approach. Because we take our customer satisfaction so seriously, we only partner with other companies who we trust and have proven to do the same. While we proudly serve all of Canada, sometimes our clients require fleet management in th

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