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Simplify business operations at WEX SPARK 2023

The latest trends in employee benefits, fleet, and payments. The solutions to your pain points. And our go-forward vision. And a featured speaker who is a morning show host with a Super Bowl ring. That — and so much more — are planned for WEX SPARK 2023. Here’s a look at what’s in store for... Read more »

Celebrating women in fleet: Vickey Patterson

While women make up more than half of the workforce in the United States as of 2021, they still only hold 35% of top management positions. In Fortune 500 companies the statistic is lower: as of 2022, women held only 8.8% of those leadership positions. To celebrate Women’s History Month, we’re featuring stories of women... Read more »

Considering a hybrid or EV for your fleet? Here are 3 steps to take

Whether it’s the ebbs and flows of fuel prices or the surge in electric vehicle (EV) sales, you’ve perhaps thought about the potential of an electric vehicle within your fleet. After all, electric vehicle sales in the United States nearly doubled year-over-year in the first nine months of 2022. If you’re just beginning to think... Read more »

Michael Strahan at SPARK: Hear from Michael on his business journey

The latest trends in employee benefits, fleet, and payments. The solutions to your pain points. And our go-forward vision. And a featured speaker who is a morning show host with a Super Bowl ring. That — and so much more — are planned for WEX SPARK 2023. Here’s a look at what’s in store for... Read more »

5 things to know if you’re a first-time LSA participant

Increasingly, employers are offering a lifestyle spending account (LSA) as a way to support their employees’ wellness needs. Among our direct clients, we saw a 77% increase in clients offering an LSA in early 2022 year-over-year.  If you’re new to participating in an LSA, you may have questions about LSA definitions and rules. Here is... Read more »

Celebrating women in fleet: Susan Kirkpatrick

Women’s History Month is a time to honor great women in history and in our lives today. WEX’s history as a fleet company started when the company was founded as a family business in 1895. Originally known as A.R. Wright, WEX’s root business was focused on coal and heating oil. Because of this deep, historic... Read more »

Meet a WEXer: Mansy Balangue

Mansy Balangue, a web developer on the Enterprise Applications team, first joined WEX as an intern in March of 2020. His career journey, though, started several years – and thousands of miles – before that. No matter the distance, Mansy has always helped support his family in the Philippines, whether that be monetarily or via... Read more »

Celebrating women in fleet: Sherri Garner Brumbaugh

During Women’s History Month at WEX we celebrate notable female leaders in the fleet industry starting with a story about Vickey Patterson from United Road Services and continuing with last week's story about Susan Kirkpatrick from Buddy Moore Trucking. Our third and final installment brings us to Northwest Ohio and Garner Trucking, a 63-year old... Read more »

What you need to know when creating a pet-friendly workplace

One in five (or nearly 23 million) American households adopted a cat or a dog, according to a 2021 survey. With many employees having returned to the workplace after working from home for months or years, having additional options and flexibility for pet care is important to them. In a survey, 1,500 pet owners said... Read more »

9 ways your benefits administration partner should be supporting you

With 42% of HR teams struggling to keep up with the numerous challenges of their job, actions should be taken to avoid HR burnout. Outsourcing your benefits with an administrator you can trust is a smart way to lighten HR workloads and set yourself up for success. If your current ben admin partner is failing... Read more »