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Iveco appoints light business line director

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Iveco has appointed Emmet Wrafter as light business line director, with responsibility for its Daily light commercial range in the UK and Ireland. Emmet Wrafter, light business line director, Iveco UK & Ireland. Wrafter ... Read More »

Volkswagen runs free servicing offer

2 days ago / 0 comments

Volkswagen is offering a limited free servicing deal on all new models purchased with finance until 1 October.

Opportunity to engage with traffic commissioners at FTA conferences

2 days ago / 0 comments

Fleet operators attending this year’s FTA Transport Manager conferences will be able to share their concerns about the industry with their local traffic commissioner.

Truckman launches new Max Hardtop range with secure features

2 days ago / 0 comments

Truckman is targeting fleets and owner operators with a new hardtop range for the Fiat Fullback, Ford Ranger, Isuzu D-Max, Mitsubishi L200, Toyota Hilux and VW Amarok. Truckman's new range is suitable for Fiat, ... Read More »

Telematics to cut costs for 900-strong Northumbrian Water van fleet

3 days ago / 0 comments

Northumbrian Water has deployed telematics across its fleet of 900 vans to 900-strong van fleet improve road safety, increase asset utilisation and reduce fuel costs.

Fleets to get enhanced fuel usage insight with latest Paragon software

7 days ago / 0 comments

Paragon has updated its routing and scheduling software with enhanced functionality to provide fleets with indepth visibility on real-world fuel usage.

‘Superheated’ van market on track to smash seasonality, says Manheim

1 week ago / 0 comments

A “scorching” van marketplace could buck the seasonality trend this summer, reaching its strongest level on record, according to Manheim.

Facelifted Ford Transit Custom gets 148g/km Econetic model

1 week ago / 0 comments

Ford has updated its Transit Custom van for 2018 with new styling as well as the launch of a 148g/km Econetic version that paves the way for a plug-in hybrid model due in 2019.

Third-generation Ford Transit named Glass’s Used Van Hero for July

1 week ago / 0 comments

Glass’s has recognised the third-generation facelift Transit (in production 2006-2013) for its robust and value-for-money operation, naming it the Glass’s Used Van Hero for July.

CILT to run free road transport training event

1 week ago / 0 comments

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) is to run its first ever Road Transport Training Event, which will cover the importance of operating a compliant fleet, and the legal, moral and economic … Read More »

New record for LCV sales at BCA Belle Vue Manchester

1 week ago / 0 comments

BCA Belle Vue Manchester has set a new record for LCV volumes, with the site selling over 400 light commercials in one day for the first time, as buyers turned out in force for … Read More »

Food retailer slashes delivery times with Maxoptra

1 week ago / 0 comments

Dynamic route planning and scheduling software from Maxoptra is helping online ethical food retailer Ten Mile Menu reduce the time taken to route and schedule weekly deliveries as well as the actual delivery times.

Bristol Water deploys Peugeot vans under new four-year deal

1 week ago / 0 comments

Bristol Water has taken delivery of a new car and van fleet under its latest agreement with Peugeot.

Inaugural FORS Affinity Partnership brings new driver licence checking service

1 week ago / 0 comments

A new FORS driver licence checking service bringing preferential rates for members has launched in partnership with Licence Bureau.

B & K Structures Ltd named latest FORS Champion

1 week ago / 0 comments

Sustainable structural frame contractor B & K Structures has signed up to become a FORS Champion, becoming one of a group of companies to encourage the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme ethos throughout the supply … Read More »

VW launches dropside and tipper bodies for Transporter

1 week ago / 0 comments

Conversion specialist Ingimex has teamed up with VW to develop a new tipper body for the Transporter chassis cab.

VUEcloud runs free 45-day trial

1 week ago / 0 comments

Fleets are being offered the chance to claim a free 45-day access pass for the VUEcloud risk management tool.

CAT UK sees fast turnaround on Arval minibus deal

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Automotive logistics specialist CAT UK has received an order for 10 minibuses from Arval in just under a month.

M6 Toll charge rise restricted to cars

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Weekday prices for cars on the M6 Toll are to rise 40p from 7 August, with prices for all other classes of vehicle to stay the same.

Alliance Flooring Distribution signs up Licence Bureau for fleet and driver compliance

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

One of the UK’s leading floor covering distributors has appointed Licence Bureau to carry out licence checking of its drivers for its 52-strong commercial vehicle fleet.