Confidence and optimism among Britain’s van drivers, owners and operators are showing signs of waning following the EU referendum and General Election, according to the new Mercedes-Benz Vans Business Barometer.
Vauxhall has added a new Limited Edition Nav model to its Corsavan range, bringing enhanced styling and technology features.
This summer’s introduction of standard-fit autonomous emergency braking (AEB) systems has cut insurance group ratings for the new Crafter.
Mercedes-Benz Vans has teamed up with the Freight Transport Association (FTA) and FleetCheck to offer compliance software for small to medium fleets.
Stannah has cut management costs across its van fleet by more than £100,000 despite a 32% increase in the number of vehicles operated.
Gripit, a plasterboard fixing specialist that found fame on Dragons’ Den, has deployed vehicle tracking from Ctrack to provide complete visibility of its fleet operation.
Groupe PSA and Chinese automobile brand Changan are to develop a new vehicle platform to support development of a one-tonne pick-up by 2020.
Growing expand demand led to a double-digit rise in UK CV manufacturing output in August.
UK and Ireland forecourt retailer Applegreen has expanded into the fuel card sector with two new solutions founded on a combination of low fuel pricing and the promise of no fees.
Cosmetic repairs contractor SD Sealants has signed a deal for 30 new Transporter vans over the next three years as part of its ongoing fleet replacement programme.
Licence Bureau has published a five-point plan to help companies ensure seasonal drivers remain compliant during the busy Christmas period.
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Boiler supplier and installation specialist Baxi has downsized its Customer Service engineer fleet from Volkswagen Crafters to Transporter vans to cut costs and CO2 while also enhancing customer support.
A growing number of fleet drivers are starting to treat walkaround checks on company vehicles as a ‘tick box’ exercise resulting in possible risk management issues for fleets as a result.
The new Mercedes-Benz Sprinter will push ahead with the brand’s plans to offer comprehensive mobility solutions when it launches in 2018.
Average van values at Manheim set a new record in August, achieving both the strongest ever selling price for the month and record year-on-year percentage growth.
The Vehicle Remarketing Association is to run a free seminar to provide a complete briefing of the major trends and legislative changes facing the car and van remarketing industry.
Kent-based Aquaflow Services has acquired and restored a first-generation Sprinter as it takes delivery of its 100th Mercedes-Benz van.
N D Brown, which specialises in supplying vehicles to the utility, civil engineering, municipal and highway maintenance sectors, has taken delivery of six Iveco Daily 7.2-tonne chassis cabs.