How can businesses attract new talent into the freight and logistics sector? Currently (Nov 2017), the sector needs 52,000 LGV drivers across the country and FTA members report difficulties in recruiting skilled technicians.
To address this imbalance, and attract new … [Continue Reading]
The Mercedes-Benz Pop-Up Shops have now welcomed over one million visitors to sites across the UK. The one millionth customer visited the Liverpool ONE store and received a £250 shopping voucher.
Continuing the Pop-Up Store success, the next location is … [Continue Reading]
According to figures from accountancy firm UHY Hacker Young, the value of inventory held by UK dealerships has risen to £27.3 billion, a 16% year-on-year rise. Automotive industry software specialist, SalesMaster have created a solution to counter this rising trend. … [Continue Reading]
Mitsubishi Motors in the UK is continuing to invest in the welfare and development of its people with the appointment of Gill Crowther as General Manager, HR and Administration.
Gill will utilise her near 25 years of HR experience from … [Continue Reading]
Nissan’s ambitions to become the country’s top fleet provider are on course after its dedicated website for businesses has been named the best in the UK by leading industry title, BusinessCar.
Each year, BusinessCar conducts the annual Web Rating Survey … [Continue Reading]
New electric vehicle registration data shows that public appetite for plug-in vehicles continued to accelerate in the third quarter of 2017. A total of 12,932 plug-in models were registered between July and September, a rise of 36% on the same … [Continue Reading]
THE COMING weeks will see a significant rise in the risk of collisions with deer, warns road safety organisation GEM Motoring Assist. This is the time of year when deer will be breeding, a process which makes them more mobile … [Continue Reading]
On 18th October 2017, Toledo, Spain will host the International Final of the Optifuel Challenge, an annual eco-driving competition organised by Renault Trucks. Twenty-nine finalists from around the world, including the UK’s representative, Steve Rountree of MTS Logistics, … [Continue Reading]
Fiat Professional UK has launched a scrappage scheme to encourage the trade-in of older, polluting cars and vans, by offering a saving of up to £13,500 off a new, low emission van from the brand’s commercial vehicle range.
The scrappage … [Continue Reading]
Volkswagen Van Centre Bury St Edmunds has picked-up a third consecutive aftersales award making it the most consistent aftersales team in Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Awards history.
The team based at Northern Way in Bury St Edmunds has won the Aftersales … [Continue Reading]