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Catering food supplier opts for greener refrigeration from Hubbard

14 hours ago / 0 comments

Clitheroe and Huddersfield-based Total Foodservice Solutions has deployed refrigeration units from Hubbard in line with its environmental ethos.

Safety checks still vital for back-up vans, warns FleetCheck

17 hours ago / 0 comments

Businesses running back-up vans to their main fleet without applying normal health and safety rules are being warned of the dangers.

Arval to provide practical van advice in CV Show ‘Consultancy Corner’

17 hours ago / 0 comments

Arval is to host a ‘Consultancy Corner’ at this year’s CV Show to provide practical advice on the latest van-related challenges for operators.

Retail demand for used LCVs remains strong

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Used LCV prices remained stable in March, helped by a strong retail market, according to Shoreham Vehicle Auctions.

Electrical retailer to enhance fleet efficiency and compliance under new deal

2 days ago / 0 comments

One of the UK’s largest electrical retailers has switched to a sole supply, full outsourcing deal with Activa Contracts to ensure its fleet is cost-effective to operate and fit for purpose.

VGroup extends Fleet Alliance partnership to include commercial vehicle accessories

2 days ago / 0 comments

VGroup International is to supply growing vehicle funding and fleet management specialist Fleet Alliance with commercial vehicle accessories under a newly expanded business partnership.

RSPB appoints Selsia to manage accident repairs

5 days ago / 0 comments

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) has appointed Selsia to centrally manage its accident repairs.

Bevan Group appoints Ian Roberts to new engineering & production director role 

5 days ago / 0 comments

Ian Roberts has joined Bevan Group in the newly created role of engineering & production director to streamline the design and manufacturing teams and help accelerate growth plans. 

Grahame Neagus appointed LCV manager at Renault Trucks

5 days ago / 0 comments

Renault Trucks UK has appointed well-known industry figure Grahame Neagus as its new head of LCV responsible for the UK and Ireland.

IAAF to put focus on dangers of MoT extension at CV Show

6 days ago / 0 comments

MoT extension proposals for vans and the dangers involved for drivers are to come under focus by the Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) at the 2017 CV Show.

New Ctrack app to help enforce driver safety

6 days ago / 0 comments

Ctrack has introduced a driver app that can be used alongside its range of tracking solutions to improve driver behaviour and increase risk awareness.

Wales Environmental deploys more Mercedes-Benz Sprinters 

7 days ago / 0 comments

Liquid waste management and drainage specialist Wales Environmental Ltd has taken delivery of three new Mercedes-Benz Sprinters.

Earlier ULEZ deadline to impact on London’s emergency services

1 week ago / 0 comments

London’s emergency services are struggling to meet the proposed earlier deadline for complying with London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ), forcing them to bring forward vehicle replacements or face paying the daily charge.

Vanarama enters short-term van leasing market

1 week ago / 0 comments

Vanarama is launching a new short-term leasing solution for business customers.

Routing and scheduling solution proves critical for Natures Menu

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Raw pet food manufacturer Natures Menu says dynamic scheduling and vehicle routing software from Maxoptra has proved essential in ensuring operational efficiency while expanding its delivery fleet.

Used LCV values up despite continued high volumes, reports BCA

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Light commercial vehicle values improved in February despite volumes remaining high in the remarketing sector, according to latest BCA data.

BT Fleet to showcase latest tech at CV Show

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

BT Fleet is to showcase a number of new solutions at this year’s CV Show, including a smart phone app, online portal enhancements and its new mobile SMR solution.

Smart repair specialist orders further Vitos for mobile technicians

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Shine, a specialist in vehicle smart repairs, has ordered 16 more Mercedes-Benz Vitos for its fleet of mobile technicians.

Humac orders Caddy Maxi Kombis as part of fleet replacement plan

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Humac Civil Engineering has signed a fleet replacement deal with Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles to purchase 56 vehicles over the next 12 months.

Pendragon Vehicle Management to launch fleet cost reduction guide at CV Show

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Pendragon Vehicle Management will demonstrate developments in fleet vehicle uptime and cost reduction at the CV Show 2017, including the launch of its ‘30 proven ways to reduce your fleet costs’ publication.