Fleet Point Industry News


New Volvo Trucks finance program helps haulage firms to ‘Keep Moving’

5th June 2020

Volvo Trucks and Volvo Financial Services have launched a finance program to help hauliers and own-account operators in need of liquidity support during the COVID-19 pandemic. The offer, called “Kee...

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Reflex Vehicle Hire launches online services

5th June 2020

Award-winning flexible vehicle hire provider Reflex Vehicle Hire has launched a range of enhanced services as part of a major redesign of its website, including a new industry-leading online booking service...

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Van registrations down 74.1% in May

5th June 2020

The UK new light commercial vehicle (LCV) market fell -74.1% in May as the nationwide coronavirus lockdown continued to impact registrations, according to the latest figures released today by the ...

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Coronavirus: 3 ways for fleet managers to upskill during lockdown

4th June 2020

Regardless of what situation you currently find yourself in during this lockdown, what’s clear is that the role of the fleet manager is changing. And fast. Therefore, you might want to spend at least s...

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PACTS report: Roads policing and its implications for road safety

4th June 2020

The government should be guided by the science and prioritise roads policing to save lives and to combat wider criminality. A report released today [28 May 2020] by the Parliamentary Advisory Council...

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Are you ready for the Direct Vision Standard and HGV Permit Scheme?

4th June 2020

Vehicle and fleet technology specialists CameraMatics conducted an anonymous, independent survey on the level of readiness for the Direct Vision Standard (DVS) and HGV Permit Scheme.  The new...

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Ontruck: Lean and Green

4th June 2020

Digital freight startup Ontruck continues to prove its commitment in bringing environmental excellence to logistics by lowering C02 emissions, a mission aligned with the United Nations Sustainable Develo...

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Einride launches intelligent freight mobility platform

3rd June 2020

After beta testing with select customers since the start of the year, Swedish technology company Einride is launching its freight mobility platform designed for businesses that want to make their shipm...

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Renault Kangoo Z.E. line-up bolstered by new Business+ model

3rd June 2020

Renault Pro+ have announced the addition of the feature-packed Business+ trim level to the Kangoo Z.E. electric van range. Based on the existing and popular Business trim, the Business+ brings a ho...

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Fowler Welch adds 45 new Carrier Transicold Vector HE 19 MT units

3rd June 2020

Lincolnshire-based Fowler Welch has taken delivery of 45 new trailers mounted with new Carrier Transicold Vector® HE (High Efficiency) 19 multi-temperature (MT) refrigeration units, forming an int...

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