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Tag : Alphabet

Fleet industry reveals Autumn Budget wish list

7 days ago / 0 comments

With just nine days to go until the Autumn Budget, some of the UK’s leading fleet organisations tell Fleet World of their Budget wish list.

Alphabet publishes drivers guide on security and privacy

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Alphabet has published a free guide covering the latest developments in threats faced by drivers around cyber security and privacy, personal safety and vehicle security.

Lyreco shaves £20k off rental costs in 2016

1 month ago / 0 comments

Lyreco UK, a distributor of office supplies and workplace solutions, has reported major savings in its daily rental costs under the use of Alphabet’s accident management … Read More »

Alphabet publishes free drivers’ guide to smart motorways

2 months ago / 0 comments

Alphabet has launched a guide to help drivers understand how smart motorways work and what to do in case of emergency.

Today in Fleet – Tuesday 25 July

4 months ago / 0 comments

All the key news in fleet… The new service offers drivers the choice of having replacement tyres fitted via a mobile service or at a fast-fit ... Read More »

Fleet World’s five-minute industry briefing: This week’s top stories

5 months ago / 0 comments

All the key news in fleet from the last week… The Government’s final plans to reduce air pollution in the UK are due on 31 July. High ... Read More »

Today in Fleet – Tuesday 27 June

5 months ago / 0 comments

All the key news in fleet… According to Alphabet, the consultation could have major impacts on fleet, travel and subsistence policies. Last call for comments for ... Read More »

Today in Fleet – Thursday 8 June

5 months ago / 1 comments

All the key news in fleet… (L-R) Graham Conway, head of Alphabet Partner and Gavin Davies, general manager, SME Sales & Distribution Alphabet reviews broker relationships  ... Read More »

Today in Fleet – Tuesday 6 June

6 months ago / 0 comments

All the key news in fleet… Richard Billyeald will join Thatcham Research as CTO on 14 August 2017 New CTO at Thatcham Research as Andrew Miller ... Read More »

Fleet World’s five-minute industry briefing: This week’s top stories

6 months ago / 0 comments

All the key news in fleet from the last week… The rates bring a 1ppm decrease for larger-engined petrol cars. HMRC publishes latest advisory fuel rates HMRC ... Read More »

Don’t default to diesel, fleets told

6 months ago / 1 comments

Fleets are being urged to rethink their vehicle selection strategies as a new white paper says there is no definitive right fleet fuel anymore.

Today in Fleet: Friday 12 May

6 months ago / 0 comments

All the key news in fleet… Jon Mitchell, Autorola UK’s group sales director. Diesel still tops list for used buyers The price of used petrol cars ... Read More »

Still time for fleets to have say in expenses consultation

6 months ago / 0 comments

The Treasury has extended the deadline on an important consultation that could lead to major changes on travel expenses, including fuel.

Today in Fleet: Monday 8 May

7 months ago / 0 comments

All the key news in fleet… XC90 D5 PowerPulse Momentum will have an RV of 48.7% after three years / 60,000 miles. Volvo models score highest-ever ... Read More »

Finance Bill shelves ULEV BiK changes

7 months ago / 1 comments

Forthcoming changes to Benefit-in-Kind tax for ultra low emission vehicles (ULEVs) have been put on hold in advance of the election.

Jim McNally to head up remarketing at Alphabet

7 months ago / 1 comments

Alphabet’s Jim McNally has moved from his role as head of asset risk to become the company’s new head of remarketing and logistics.

Oswald appointed chief financial officer at Alphabet

8 months ago / 0 comments

Alphabet GB has appointed Stefan Oswald as chief financial officer.

Fleet replacement cycles no longer clear-cut

9 months ago / 0 comments

Fleet vehicle replacement cycles trends are becoming less clear-cut with some experts saying more businesses are turning to longer or more flexible cycles while others state that traditional models … Read More »

Alphabet more than doubles ULEV fleet in 2016

10 months ago / 0 comments

Alphabet more than doubled its fleet of electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles last year following deliveries of 3,619 units. 

Alphabet upgrades ‘icon’ technology platform to enhance SME leasing experience

12 months ago / 0 comments

Alphabet has rolled out a significant upgrade for its ‘icon’ SME technology platform to enhance the overall leasing experience for its SME customers, retailers and brokers.

AlphaCity car sharing platform passes one million mile landmark

12 months ago / 0 comments

Fleets using Alphabet’s AlphaCity corporate car sharing platform have smashed the one million ‘shared miles’ driven mark.

Alphabet introduces real-time online service booking for BMWs

1 year ago / 0 comments

Alphabet can now offer live, real-time access to online service booking systems for BMW vehicles under its Teleservices connected car initiative.

Alphabet extends Affinity Partnerships team

1 year ago / 0 comments

Alphabet has added to its Affinity Partnerships team with the appointment of new intermediary manager, Darren Harnett.

Two in five British drivers in Europe suffer problems on the road

1 year ago / 0 comments

Drivers heading to Europe are being urged to prepare for their trip and research country-specific driving requirements before hitting the road.

TMC and Alphabet partner for new mobility tools and solutions

1 year ago / 0 comments

Alphabet and the Miles Consultancy (TMC) are to extend their current partnership to develop a range of new mobility tools and solutions, including connected car-based solutions ... Read More »

Fleet industry to compete in 24-hour kart race to raise charity funds

1 year ago / 0 comments

Well-known fleet industry personalities are hoping to raise thousands of pounds for charity by competing in a European 24-hour kart race. A team led by Mike … Read More »


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