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Category : Interview

Mercedes finds its feet in fleet

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Where is Mercedes-Benz in the UK today? We are the “new luxury” brand, with Audi and BMW as premium. We have grown by 34% through the recession. It was worth working hard in a … Read More »

Weathering the storm

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What you’ve learnt in your 20+ years in fleet In March this year I celebrated 25 years at Hitachi Capital. When I started out we had just 175 cars and there were only four … Read More »

Fleet on fleet

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Fleet size: 2,000 plus vehicles Tell us a bit about the G4S fleet and the team which runs it. The G4S fleet consists of more than 2,000 vehicles and 3,000 highly-trained crew members. The G4S … Read More »

Something old, something new

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Respect your firm’s heritage It is very important to respect the heritage of a thriving company like LeasePlan, and understand why it is successful. However, at the same time I am a big believer … Read More »

Not what it says on the tin

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Martin Ballard is at pains to point out that Volkswagen Group Leasing does more than lease Volkswagen Group cars and vans. It’s not exactly what it says on the tin, then. In fact, VWGL, … Read More »

Willing to sacrifice?

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Fleet size 400 (17 vans & 383 cars) WSP set up a salary sacrifice scheme with Venson. How is it working for you? Was it worth the effort, and is there as much reporting … Read More »

More to come

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Volvo Trucks launched its new flagship FH tractor range at the Hanover Show last September, the comprehensively revised FM range was launched at the UK CV Show and the FMX model, designed for construction … Read More »

Whisky on wheels

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What’s the composition of Chivas fleet? Chivas Brothers is part of the Pernod Ricard Group, and we produce whisky brands such as Chivas Regal, Ballantine’s, The Glenlivet, and Royal Salute alongside our gin brands, … Read More »

Unlocking the key

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Please tell me a little bit about your company and the composition of its fleet, including who you lease through. We are a service provider for glazing and locks, and support most insurance companies … Read More »

The second-hand fleet

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Tell me a little bit about the composition of BCA’s fleet. Our UK fleet comprises of nearly 450 outright purchased used vehicles – 380 fleet cars comprising both company cars, and cars provided via … Read More »

Trials and errors

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Tell me about the Bracknell Forest Council fleet The fleet is currently just over fifty vehicles which are mostly commercial and passenger carrying vehicles along with afew pool cars. The majority of the fleet are … Read More »

Damage limitations

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How is your fleet made up? Peverel Services Ltd provides property-related services throughout the UK including property management, letting, security and protection systems as well as property sales and insurance. The fleet of 360 … Read More »