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A hard habit to break

4 years ago / 0 comments

It’s probably 20 years ago that a colleague passed the comment that someone was leaving the company and she wondered if he would take his pot plants with him. Rather naively, I thought it … Read More »

Used LCV market overview, October 2013

4 years ago / 0 comments

‘September finished as predicted: with stock in short supply and prices rising, leading to the trade being more frustrated with the market than I’ve seen in a long time. To complicate matters further, auction … Read More »

A hard habit to break

4 years ago / 0 comments

It’s probably 20 years ago that a colleague passed the comment that someone was leaving the company and she wondered if he would take his pot plants with him. Rather naively, I thought it … Read More »

August CV sales figures encouraging, says NFDA

4 years ago / 0 comments

The SMMT data shows that overall sales were up 14.8% in August and up 9.4% year-to-date. Van sales increased by 11.1% last month whilst truck sales rose by 29%. Sue Robinson, director of the … Read More »

Reputation management

4 years ago / 0 comments

The recent scandal where horse meat was being passed off as more palatable fare drew unfortunate attention to several leading food retailers and their processes. But the bigger issue was more about the customer feeling … Read More »

Low mileage with damage easier to sell than high-mileage vans, says MyCarCheck.com/Trade

5 years ago / 0 comments

‘There were signs in May that perhaps the used van market is slowing down for summer. Traders and retailers complain that there is still not the volume of stock they are used to, and … Read More »

Social media, libel and you

5 years ago / 0 comments

Until a few years ago, the people who needed to worry most about libel proceedings were journalists and writers. But as the recent case concerning the BBC2 Newsnight programme demonstrates, others could now face … Read More »

Cenex puts cost on carrying

5 years ago / 0 comments

It’s well known that carrying unnecessary weight in a vehicle increases its fuel consumption, but by how much has been debated for some time. At Cenex, and in partnership with the Energy Saving Trust, … Read More »

Is there a blurred vision on eyesight?

5 years ago / 0 comments

How are your rods and cones faring? The human retina contains two types of photoreceptor cells, known as rods and cones. Cones allow us to see fine details, and give us colour vision, but … Read More »