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.
Fleet and lease values came under pressure in August but remain relatively stable, according to latest BCA data.
SolarFrame Direct has taken delivery of eight new Crafter panel vans and five Caddy panel vans to support its conservatory installation service.
British energy supplier SSE is to deploy 507 Ford Transit Customs this year as part of its nationwide smart meter roll-out programme.
Trad Midlands Scaffolding Contractor (formerly MTD Midlands) has deployed the first Isuzus on its fleet to drive efficiency and compliance.
The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme’s (FORS) second members’ conference will focus on ‘legal, contractual and FORS compliance’ and encourage delegates to review how their business tackles compliance issues.
Delivery customers can now ‘self-serve’ order information to access real-time updates on tracking and ETA notifications with new Website Widgets from Maxoptra.
Admiral Insurance has signed up National Windscreen Services (NWS) to provide automotive glazing services for its van book of business on an exclusive basis.
Vehicle graphics specialist RGVA has created a free guide to vinyl wrapping that it says could help save businesses thousands of pounds.
Renault has introduced its Efficient Dual Clutch (EDC) automatic transmission to the Kangoo range.
Fuel card provider UK Fuels has expanded its UK Fuels network to cover more than 2,250 sites – up by more than 10% in the last 18 months.
Intelligent Telematics has released a number of recent videos to demonstrate how footage from its connected camera solutions is helping companies defend against claims and help prove liability.
Van traffic on Great Britain’s roads has continued to rise over the last year with the increase credited to rising online deliveries.
Provision, which specialises in vehicle camera and tracking solutions, has launched a free Fleet Risk Assessment Tool to help fleets rate their level of compliance, safety and reporting risk.
The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has launched its logistics awards intended to recognise industry excellence and leadership.
Europcar UK has added 170 new Volkswagen Crafter panel vans to its commercial fleet.
Isle of Wight-based firm The Tomato Stall is expanding its deliveries across the country using dynamic route planning and scheduling software from Maxoptra.