Department for Transport proposals to raise the weight threshold for ultra low emission light commercial vehicles could bring about a range of risk management issues for fleets, according to Arval.
Masternaut has launched a new device that enables fleets running short-term hire vehicles to access the benefits of telematics.
Best Catering has cut its insurance premiums by up to 55% after deploying 3G vehicle cameras from Intelligent Telematics.
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has named Colchester Inchcape as an authorised repairer.
Marshall Fleet Solutions has opened a new training school for its transport refrigeration and tail lift products, aimed at enhancing its engineers’ expertise as well as offering a facility for operator modules.
This autumn’s Freight Transport Association (FTA) Transport Manager Conferences will help fleets minimise the impact of forthcoming Air Quality Plan changes on their operations.
Cardiff-based electrical wholesaler LH Evans has taken delivery of its latest Mercedes-Benz vans but has switched to a new acquisition method after identifying a number of benefits.
Isuzu has announced two new appointments to its fleet team as it reports growing fleet take-up of its D-Max pickup over the last four years.
Logistics operations can now get visibility of sub-contracted loads using Paragon’s routing and scheduling software.
The UK new van market recorded a slight upturn of 1.1% in July with 24,766 registrations.
Iveco has increased its DriveAway line-up to offer new models catering for the temperature-controlled distribution, general haulage, construction, demolition and waste sectors.
Axis Fleet Management has appointed Andy Turner as its new operations director.
TOM Vehicle Rental has acquired Transflex Vehicle Rental for an undisclosed sum, with both brands to continue to operate in the UK market.
Covering refrigerated load carriers and tipper trucks, Ford has launched its new Qualified Vehicle Modifier programme to accredit converters modifying Ford vehicles.
Fiat Professional has appointed Andy Waite as national sales manager, following Richard Chamberlain’s move to the country manager role.
Marshall Fleet Solutions has appointed Toni Oldfield as business growth and customer experience manager within its tail lift division in line with its ongoing expansion plans.
Isuzu D-Max customers can now opt for a protective coating from Raptor for their flat-beds.
Venson is deploying a suite of online tools from fleet software specialist r2c online to help support its management services for van and heavy commercial fleets.
Fleets are missing out on significant savings to running costs and operational efficiencies by not adopting a ‘rightsizing’ approach.