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Tag : Alphabet

Alphabet ‘Business Briefings’ to tackle key fleet issues

3 months ago / 0 comments

Alphabet is running a series of ‘Business Briefing’ guides to help provide answers to the big questions keeping fleets awake at night.

Listen to fleets’ ULEV needs, Government told

4 months ago / 0 comments

The Government is missing an opportunity to drive uptake of ultra-low emission vehicles by not addressing the needs of fleets with a joined-up strategy of incentives, … Read More »

Mark Sinclair joins TMC as chief financial officer

4 months ago / 0 comments

Industry stalwart Mark Sinclair has joined TMC in the newly created role of chief financial officer, which will see him head up new research on product … Read More »

AlphaCity expands into multi-make vehicles and LCVs

5 months ago / 0 comments

Alphabet’s AlphaCity corporate car-sharing scheme has been expanded to cover multi-make vehicles as well as LCVs for the first time.

Alphabet’s Hannah Broad recognised as ‘BVRLA Hero’

8 months ago / 0 comments

Alphabet collections manager Hannah Broad has been named as a ‘BVRLA Hero’ for 2018.

Kwik Fit Fleet picks up two honours at Alphabet Supplier Awards

9 months ago / 0 comments

Alphabet has named the winners of its 2018 Supplier Awards, with Kwik Fit Fleet having secured a double award win.

Innovation in Driver Management: Alphabet Mobility Consultants

9 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “Launched last year, the Mobility Consultants team is aimed at giving a helping hand to businesses without an in-house fleet manager. Working with customers, … Read More »

Innovation in Electric Mobility: Alphabet Electrification Potential Analysis

9 months ago / 0 comments

Judging comment: “A long-term advocate of plug-in vehicles, Electrification Potential Analysis is designed to help businesses confidently add the technology to their fleet. Using a GPS … Read More »

Alphabet’s AlphaCity car sharing tech to go multi-make

11 months ago / 0 comments

Alphabet is to expand its AlphaCity corporate car sharing platform into other manufacturers and also add LCVs to the fleet as it reports a near 20% … Read More »

Alphabet lists top five key market trends for 2018

11 months ago / 0 comments

Alphabet has published its list of the key market trends for 2018, which will see moves towards zero-emission/connected vehicles gather pace while WLTP and GDPR will … Read More »

Jo Ewen to drive new business activities at Alphabet

12 months ago / 0 comments

Alphabet has appointed Jo Ewen to lead new business activities for corporate, SME direct and public sector under the newly created role of general manager for … Read More »

Fleet industry reveals Autumn Budget wish list

1 year 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

1 year 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 year 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

1 year 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

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All the key news in fleet…  New Alphabet portal offers online tyre service for fleets  Alphabet has launched a new tyre replacement portal – believed to … Read More »

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

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All the key news in fleet from the last week… High Court rules against challenge to air quality plan Environmental lawyers at ClientEarth have lost their latest … Read More »

Today in Fleet – Tuesday 27 June

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All the key news in fleet… Last call for comments for expenses consultation Alphabet is urging fleets to add their views to an HMRC consultation that … Read More »

Today in Fleet – Thursday 8 June

1 year ago / 1 comments

All the key news in fleet… Alphabet reviews broker relationships  Alphabet has started reviewing all of its 40-plus broker partnership arrangements in a move to “maintain … Read More »

Today in Fleet – Tuesday 6 June

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All the key news in fleet… New CTO at Thatcham Research as Andrew Miller leaves  Richard Billyeald is to join Thatcham Research as chief technical officer … Read More »

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

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All the key news in fleet from the last week… HMRC publishes latest advisory fuel rates HMRC has published updated advisory fuel rates (AFRs), which are effective from … Read More »

Don’t default to diesel, fleets told

2 years 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

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All the key news in fleet… Diesel still tops list for used buyers The price of used petrol cars is at a four-year high but diesel … Read More »

Still time for fleets to have say in expenses consultation

2 years 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

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All the key news in fleet… Volvo models score highest-ever RVs Volvo’s S90, V90 and XC90 have all received the brand’s highest-ever residual values in their … Read More »

Finance Bill shelves ULEV BiK changes

2 years 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

2 years 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

2 years ago / 0 comments

Alphabet GB has appointed Stefan Oswald as chief financial officer.

Fleet replacement cycles no longer clear-cut

2 years 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

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