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Specialist hire company selects Iveco Daily chassis cabs for emergency road repair role

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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 LCV values see slight fall in August

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Fleet and lease values came under pressure in August but remain relatively stable, according to latest BCA data.

Volkswagen vans chosen for conservatory installation service

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SolarFrame Direct has taken delivery of eight new Crafter panel vans and five Caddy panel vans to support its conservatory installation service.

Energy giant places major order for Transit Customs

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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 switches to Isuzu

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Trad Midlands Scaffolding Contractor (formerly MTD Midlands) has deployed the first Isuzus on its fleet to drive efficiency and compliance.

FORS Members’ Conference to address issue of compliance

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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.

Maxoptra tools enable delivery customers to access live order updates

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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 appoints NWS for van deal

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Admiral Insurance has signed up National Windscreen Services (NWS) to provide automotive glazing services for its van book of business on an exclusive basis.

Fuso eCanter becomes first light EV truck with CCS rapid charging

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Series produced Fuso eCanter is the first electrically powered light truck to be equipped with CCS rapid charging technology.

Free guide to vinyl wrapping could save fleets money

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Vehicle graphics specialist RGVA has created a free guide to vinyl wrapping that it says could help save businesses thousands of pounds.

Volkswagen introduces new high-end Transporter ‘Edition’ models

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Volkswagen’s Transporter van is now available in a new ‘Edition’ trim level for both panel and kombi.

Dual-clutch transmission added to Renault Kangoo line-up

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Renault has introduced its Efficient Dual Clutch (EDC) automatic transmission to the Kangoo range.

UK Fuels network expands

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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.

Latest camera footage exonerates van drivers

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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.

Online deliveries help van traffic levels hit new record high

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Van traffic on Great Britain’s roads has continued to rise over the last year with the increase credited to rising online deliveries.

Volkswagen Crafters chosen by Pelican Rouge coffee

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Coffee roasting and solutions provider, Pelican Rouge, has taken delivery of 62 Volkswagen Crafter vans.

ProVision launches free Fleet Risk Assessment Tool for commercial fleets

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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.

FTA to recognise logistics innovations with new awards

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The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has launched its logistics awards intended to recognise industry excellence and leadership.

Volkswagen Crafter joins Europcar commercial fleet

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Europcar UK has added 170 new Volkswagen Crafter panel vans to its commercial fleet.

Fresh produce grower expands deliveries with Maxoptra

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Isle of Wight-based firm The Tomato Stall is expanding its deliveries across the country using dynamic route planning and scheduling software from Maxoptra.