Saturday 24 August 2019

Owens Group kits out new workshop with Continental

Transport and warehousing provider Owens Group has invested in equipment from vehicle technology group Continental to equip its brand new workshop. Owens Group started out in Llanelli, South…

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New Shell report helps fleets optimise lubricant management

Shell Lubricants has launched a new industry report which it says will support commercial fleet managers with the transition from traditional fleet models to businesses of the future,…

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Allstar identifies biggest worries for small business

Managing business travel costs and expenses administration are the biggest headaches for small-to-medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK, according to insight by fuel card provider Allstar Business Solutions into the concerns of 1,000 SMEs. Allstar says its survey has…

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Pendragon customers benefit from WEX Esso Card partnership

WEX Europe Services, provider of the Esso Card portfolio, has announced a new partnership agreement with the leasing division of Pendragon PLC, Pendragon Vehicle Management. This latest addition…

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The road to improved customer service

Derek Bryan, VP EMEA at Verizon Connect, offers his take on how operators can step up their service offering to customers through supply chain innovation The ecommerce industry…

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Paragon reports growing burden on transport offices

Transport planning teams are under pressure to share more information than ever before as businesses look to increase visibility of their distribution operations, improve customer communications and remove…

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Arconic helps cut CV emissions with Alcoa Wheels expansion

Wheel manufacturer Arconic Wheel and Transportation Products has highlighted the significant boost in capacity that its new wheel manufacturing plant at its Arconic-Köfém Kft. site in Hungary will…

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Brexit assumptions contributing to Driver CPC bottleneck

The second cycle of Driver CPC training for professional lorry drivers with acquired rights ends this September. With the continuation of the scheme having being earlier called into…

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DfT rolls out plan to ban older tyres and steered axle retreads

The Department for Transport (DfT) has opened a promised consultation into its plans to outlaw the use of tyres aged 10 years and older on trucks, trailers, buses,…

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FTA slams no-deal Brexit as ‘unacceptable’ for Northern Ireland

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has responded with concern to conclusions by Northern Ireland’s civil service (NICS) in a data paper on the province’s likely trade and investment…

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