January 4, 2019 10:00 AM, EST

Bestpass Hits Milestones for Transponders, Customers

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Bestpass, a provider of single-source payment and streamlined toll management services for commercial fleets, announced it has surpassed 500,000 active transponders within its nationwide toll coverage network.

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A BestPass transponder affixed to a cab windshield. (BestPass)

Bestpass added more than 1,700 customers in 2018, bringing the total number to near 6,000, a press release stated. It also hired 22 new employees, bringing the total number to 78, and exceeded $100 million in toll-related savings for customers to date.

Additionally, the company launched Bestpass Rebilling, which allows customers to reassign toll transactions to specific business units, customers or contractors; and announced a trailer pay-by-plate solution.

Bestpass, based in Albany, N.Y., was founded in 2001 by the Trucking Association of New York. It helps facilitate more than 238,000 toll transactions daily. — Transport Topics