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Category : News

Keith Atkins appointed fleet operations director at Fraikin

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Fraikin has appointed Keith Atkins to the role of fleet operations director.

IMEX downsizes fleet after turning to rental

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Independent parts distributor IMEX has reduced vehicle numbers and improved efficiencies under a Sale & Rentback deal with TOM Vehicle Rental.

Peugeot launches Expert Long and Crew Van at CV Show

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The longest version of the Peugeot new Expert van – the Expert Long – has debuted at the CV Show alongside the firm’s new Expert Crew van.

CoolKit showcases box body refrigerated vehicle at CV Show

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Fridge van conversion specialist CoolKit has launched a brand-new solution for a refrigerated box body at this year’s CV Show.

Bevan takes full control of A&R Vehicle Services

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Bevan Group has completed its acquisition of accident repair and refurbishment specialist A&R Vehicle Services.

DFSK returns to UK market through SsangYong importer

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Chinese van manufacturer DFSK is back in the UK after appointing a new importer and distributor.

Lloyds Bank mobile branches hit the road

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Lloyds Bank has deployed the first of eight new mobile branches to serve local communities.

Citroën launches new car transporter conversion

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Citroën has updated its Relay-based ‘Ready to Run’ range of ready-bodied conversions with a new car transporter conversion.

FORS insurance tie-up to deliver member benefits

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FORS, the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme, has teamed up with Direct Insurance Group Plc (DIG)  to provide fleet operators with a range of exclusive insurance packages offering added benefits.

New vehicle check app launches

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Radius Payment Solutions has launched a free vehicle check app at the CV Show.

Toyota reveals first approved partners for new converter programme

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Firms including CoolKit and Bri-Stor are among the first five approved partners named for the new Toyota Converter programmes.

CV industry highlights value of diesels to UK economy

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Diesel vehicles plays a vital role in the UK’s emergency and delivery services, with Euro 6 CVs on the roads marking the cleanest and safest ever.

Ford rolls out mobile service programme

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Ford is launching a nationwide mobile service programme, providing a range of SMR work including warranty and pre-delivery inspections for both cars and vans.

First fleets join Ford Transit Plug-in hybrid trial

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The first wave of fleets participating in the Ford Transit plug-in hybrid van (PHEV) London trial, starting this autumn, have been confirmed.

Fiat Professional appoints new country manager

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Fiat Professional has named Richard Chamberlain as its new country manager, responsible for all business activities of FCA UK’s commercial vehicle division.

ARI and Royal Mail Fleet develop solution for critical operational fleets

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Fleet management specialist ARI and Royal Mail Fleet have formed a strategic co-operation to help fleets maximise compliance and minimise downtime.

Date for first van MoT should be cut to one year, says BVRLA

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The date of the first MoT test for larger vans should be brought forward to one year, not pushed back to four.

Stanley Backhouse to head up growing Marshall tail lift division

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Marshall Fleet Solutions has promoted Stanley Backhouse as head of business stream for the company’s expanding tail lift division.

Mobile FleetWatch enhances fleet efficiency with JobWatch

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Commercial vehicle cleaning company LPW has reported enhanced booking and scheduling after deploying BigChange’s 3-in-1 JobWatch system across its 130-strong fleet of Mobile Fleetwash units.

Hubio Fleet adds integrated 3G camera to fleet tracker

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Hubio Fleet has updated its real-time vehicle tracking solution with video footage.