Apr 03, 2018: Global leasing company Alphabet has expanded into Ireland following an agreement with Avis Fleet Solutions. The new venture increases its global network to 21 countries, covering Europe, Australia and China. It will be launched via a cooperation ...

 

Apr 03, 2018: Fleet operator associations from Austria, Germany and Switzerland have formed the new European Fleet and Mobility Association (EUFMA), whose combined membership operates nearly 400,000 vehicles. The joint initiative of the German, Austrian and Swi...

 

Mar 27, 2018: A number of fleet and finance companies have agreed asset value recovery contracts with UK-based remarketing company Aston Barclay. Among them is Liquid Fleet, which has signed a two-year solus deal with Aston Barclay Prees Heath to sell its ex-da...

 

Mar 26, 2018: Leasys UK, the contract hire company of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Bank (FCA Bank), increased its customer fleet to more than 11,000 vehicles following growing demand last year. Its fleet size rose 33% to 11,358 by the end of 2017, as part of its p...

 

Mar 24, 2018: Fleet Evolution, the UK-based car benefits specialist, has launched a stand-alone fleet management service to meet increasing demand from customers. The company already provides a range of fleet management services for its salary sacrifice and car...

 

Mar 21, 2018: A shift away from diesel is pushing up average carbon dioxide emissions among UK fleets, according to the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association. By the end of 2017, average CO2 emissions from new cars registered by its leasing company mem...

 

Mar 21, 2018: The AA, the UK vehicle breakdown organisation, is urging business owners and fleet managers to use the data behind connected car technology to keep their fleets breakdown-free for longer. The call comes after research revealed that 36% of fleet br...

 

Mar 20, 2018: UK fleet management and logistics specialist IFC Fleet Services Group has expanded its vehicle rental capabilities with the strategic acquisition of daily rental provider Fownd for an undisclosed sum.  Under the new agreement, Fownd owner and...

 

Mar 20, 2018: A specially designed leasing scheme has been developed to support the launch of the world’s first all-electric truck in series production. Daimler Trucks – the world’s largest commercial vehicle manufacturer – handed over the first Fuso eCanter pr...

 

Mar 07, 2018: Uncertainty in the UK caused by factors such as Brexit and the new car market’s shift away from diesel are combining to make the predictable fixed costs of leasing more attractive, experts claim. Vehicle funding and fleet management specialist Arv...