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Honda turns round Q1 figures

7 years ago / 0 comments

For the first three month of 2010, Honda Motor Co Ltd announced a profit of ¥72 billion (£502 million / €586 million) while quarterly sales were up 28% year on yar to ¥2.28 trillion. … Read More »

Website to aid self-insured fleets with RTA PI claims proces

7 years ago / 0 comments

According to Fraser Fundell from IDSL the MOJ reforms will have a direct impact on self-insured organisations with large fleets. Previously insurers and self insured firms had between 60 and 90 days to accept … Read More »

Kwik-Fit Fleet rolls out free fleet vehicle collection & delivery service

7 years ago / 0 comments

The pilot vehicle collection and delivery service was launched earlier this year and involved 30 Kwik-Fit centres in Bristol, West London and South West London. The service, which is being provided in partnership with … Read More »

Brake launches new website for Fleet Safety Forum

7 years ago / 0 comments

The website – www.fleetsafetyforum.org – includes manager guidance reports on topics ranging from eco driving, to driver tiredness and duty of care issues, information on fleet events, best practice case studies by fleets, news … Read More »

Arval steers steady course in 2009

7 years ago / 0 comments

Helped by its steady performance, Arval says it retained its number two European ranking in the market for corporate vehicle full service leasing. Its market share, measured on the basis of its financed fleet … Read More »

Belgian telecomms giant places order for 600 Sprinters

7 years ago / 0 comments

The company, which is one of Belgium's leading provider of telecommunications and internet services as well as digital TV, has almost 17,000 employees and maintains a fleet of more than 8,000 cars, vans, and … Read More »

Mercedes reveals Corporate Sales Person of the Year

7 years ago / 0 comments

Now in its third year, the Mercedes-Benz programme awarded key account manager Frank Smith from Mercedes-Benz Corporate Sales in Manchester with the title of Corporate Sales Person of the Year while James O’Neil of … Read More »

Ogilvie Fleet clients to gain from cutting-edge online quote system

7 years ago / 0 comments

Developed by Jaama, the vehicle quotation and ordering system uses real-time vehicle information sourced via Jaama’s online link with CAP. This allows fleet managers and company car and van drivers to "slice and dice" … Read More »

European Parliament issues draft van CO2 report

7 years ago / 0 comments

The report has been issued by rapporteur Martin Callanan MEP who has not proposed to make changes to the Commission’s short-term target of 175g/km CO2, phased in from 2014 to 2016. However, the Commission’s … Read More »

Independent research proves benefits of e-procurement

7 years ago / 0 comments

Leaselink is currently being employed by 10 of the UK's 15 largest contract hire and leasing companies who between them supply and manage over 590,000 company vehicles to source and buy their new vehicles. … Read More »

Utility firms turn to Masternaut for vehicle tracking

7 years ago / 0 comments

The new business includes deals with major power and water companies and local authorities counting National Grid, Scottish Power, Scottish Water, Dumfries and Galloway Council and Renfrewshire Council, and adds to the 60,000 vehicles … Read More »

How fleets can take advantage of World Cup fever

7 years ago / 0 comments

Research conducted by the company amongst 500 interviewees on the streets of Leeds found that one in five employees has plans to take extra time off during the World Cup. Most people will use … Read More »

Gala Coral Group outsources fleet to Fleet Alliance

7 years ago / 0 comments

Gala Coral Group operates 1,600 licensed betting shops, 27 casinos and 145 bingo clubs in the UK, with a further 400 betting shops in Italy. It has appointed Fleet Alliance to replace its incumbent … Read More »

Venson launches salary sacrifice scheme

7 years ago / 0 comments

As the Government looks to cut personal tax thresholds, introduce a 50% tax rate and increase NICs, Venson Automotive believes that there will be a sharp increase in employee interest in salary sacrifice schemes, … Read More »

Risk management once more tops fleet agenda, says GE Capital

7 years ago / 0 comments

The company notes that during the economic downturn, and statistically since the second half of 2008, fleets turned their attention to cost management as their top issue, at the expense of risk management and … Read More »

Premium cars in demand despite rising fuel prices‏, says Glass's

7 years ago / 0 comments

According to Glass's, when pump prices hit a then-record high in July 2008, there was a considerable impact on prices achieved for less fuel-efficient used car models. Yet although fuel prices are now exceeding … Read More »

Identification of 16-year ban driver shows value of licence checking

7 years ago / 0 comments

The case was the worst that leasing firm ALD or its licence-checking supplier the Licence Bureau have seen. The unnamed driver received a total of four, four-year driving bans in the space of 16 … Read More »

Q1 revenue up 28% for Renault

7 years ago / 0 comments

For the three-month period, revenue grew to €9,072 million compared with €7,068 million in first-quarter 2009. The announcement comes as the French carmaker said it's on track to achieve its 2010 objective to generate … Read More »

Cybit launches telematics-enabled Tax & Expenses Manager Application

7 years ago / 0 comments

The company has launched a new telematics-enabled Tax & Expense Manager software module that is available as an add-on to Cybit’s fleet tracking product Fleetstar-Online or as a stand-alone service. The application enables driver … Read More »

100% biofuel goes on trial in Finland

7 years ago / 0 comments

The trial will include private individuals and Neste Oil employees and will see a range of different cars used, marking a first for a premium renewable diesel fuel according to the company. Neste Oil … Read More »


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