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Aramex has used addressing solution what3words to improve delivery efficiency in Dubai.
Eight million local authority parking penalties are issued annually across England and Wales, according to new figures issued by the RAC Foundation.
Ecotricity’s Electric Highway rapid charging network is to roll out 30 “electricity pumps” on fuel forecourts across London next year, targeting key commuter points on the capital’s biggest roads.
Simon Elliott has taken up the position of managing director at Intercounty Truck & Van.
Mediafleet has introduced a new 48-hour graphic crash-repair service designed to help reduce vehicle off-road down time and business effectiveness.
Fife Council employee Keith Smith has been crowned the UK’s best light commercial vehicle and car driver at the inaugural TomTom Telematics Driver of the Year Awards.
FORS, the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme, has announced it is to reduce the period between mandatory FORS Bronze re-approval audits from three down to two years for Gold accredited members from 1 January 2018.
European commercial vehicle (CV) registrations have remained stable year-to-date (YtD) with a modest growth of +3.3% over the first nine months and +0.6% in September 2017, ACEA data shows.
Fines for littering are to be raised next April, including new powers for councils to penalise owners of vehicles from which litter has been thrown, even if they weren’t discarding it.
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has launched National Central Billing designed to help customers manage their fleet operations through a single central account.
Marshall Truck & Van has supplied HomeServe with 16 new Mercedes-Benz vans that the company has funded through contract hire agreements with sole leasing provider Arval.
Actavo recently won the contract to install smart meters in homes across the UK and has chosen Europcar UK’s commercial vehicle fleet to fulfil the logistics needed to deliver the service.
Clean energy consultancy company, Voltia, has launched a free online tool aimed at helping businesses find electric light commercial vehicles to suit their fleet.
London’s £10 T-Charge, aimed at discouraging older vehicles from being brought into the city centre, doesn’t go far enough to tackle the problem of pollution in the capital, according to environmental law firm, ClientEarth.
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles’ offer of free servicing on all models purchased between July and October has now been extended to the end of the year.
Fleet operators will only reap the true savings potential of 3G vehicle cameras by implementing a joined-up approach that takes advantage of driver behaviour monitoring, first notification of loss (FNOL) and proactive claims handling.
Vanarama has announced the winners of its Van Hero Awards 2017, with a cupcake design company, a duo of singing sisters and a team-building company recognised for their work.
CMS Window Systems has completed a sale & rentback deal with TOM Vehicle Rental, which has seen its fleet of vehicles purchased and replaced with more modern, fuel efficient vehicles.
Surgical instrument specialist to save 10% on annual mileage with routing software
Davies Crane Hire is on track to see a significant reduction in administration costs and increased productivity with the introduction of management software from Jaama.
Public sector housing providers can now appoint driver behaviour technology firm Lightfoot as well as racking specialist Bott to supply fleet services without the need for a full tender.
Infrastructure support services provider Amey has appointed Applied Driving Technique (ADT) to implement a risk management programme for its 12,000 car and van drivers within the UK and Ireland.
LDV has appointed Bill Laidlaw as dealer development manager in the UK as it looks to expand its network further.
Zipvan is trialling petrol-powered Volkswagen Transporters for its London van sharing fleet to provide operators with an alternative to diesels.
Network Rail has signed up Manheim to remarket 7,000 vehicles over the next three years.
Average values in the fleet and lease LCV sector established a new record at BCA in September, with overall LCV values also seeing a new high.
Contract hire and leasing broker V4B has branched into daily rental with the launch of a short-term rental service covering vans and cars.
High-efficiency boiler manufacturer Baxi has taken delivery of the first of a fleet of 80 new Volkswagen Transporters, replacing its previous Crafters.
Training provider Fleet Source has launched a new Terrorism Risk and Incident Prevention suite of products and training services, specifically designed for commercial fleet operators.
Fleet software specialist FleetCheck is offering customers access to a number of Freight Transport Association resources in a move to help them raise operational standards.