Fleet Management Live 2016

We are exhibiting again this year and looking forward to building on the success of last years event. As the Fleets Informed partner on this subject and in conjunction with Fleet News we are delighted to have the opportunity to deliver 4 best practice sessions on the much debated topic of fleet outsourcing. Simply entitled “Fleet Outsourcing – Is … Continue reading “Fleet Management Live 2016”

Cost reduction and innovation recognised with second Award for Fleet Operations!

Delighted to hear that today we have won the BusinessCar Techies Award, beating off stiff competition in the Leasing & Contract Hire category!  This is our second award from our peers for cost reduction and innovation in four months!!   Launched in 2015, the new MOVE platform from Fleet Operations is one of the first online vehicle ordering … Continue reading “Cost reduction and innovation recognised with second Award for Fleet Operations!”

Fleet lease costs rise but study reveals procurement failings

July 20, 2016 – Only one in ten companies (11 per cent) take total cost of ownership (TCO) into account when procuring vehicles, according to latest research. Purchase price or lease cost ranked as the biggest consideration, selected by 64 per cent of companies, with vehicle reliability a priority for just a third (33 per … Continue reading “Fleet lease costs rise but study reveals procurement failings”

Fleet Operations win ‘Innovation in Cost Reduction’ Award at 2016 Fleet World Honours

April 20, 2016 – Fleet Operations has again been recognised for its ability to help businesses reduce their fleet leasing costs. The company won the coveted ‘Innovation in Cost Reduction’ category in the 2016 Fleet World Honours, held 19th April at a ceremony at the Royal Automobile Club in London. MOVE, its online vehicle ordering … Continue reading “Fleet Operations win ‘Innovation in Cost Reduction’ Award at 2016 Fleet World Honours”

Budget or Brexit – Do they really matter?

The Chancellor George Osbourne delivers his eighth budget on Wednesday and he does so facing a completely different economic outlook to the one he set out just a few months ago. The OBR (Office for Budget Responsibility) recently revised 2015 UK growth down from 3.5% to 2.6% creating the £18bn black hole that is now … Continue reading “Budget or Brexit – Do they really matter?”

Top 10 Questions UK Fleet Decision Makers Should Be Asking Themselves

With the government recently confirming the 23rd June 2016 as voting day in the EU referendum there is already much debate about the potential impact on the UK economy. Recent reports suggest that George Osbourne may be about to announce further public spending cuts to help ensure that he achieves his budget surplus objectives. His … Continue reading “Top 10 Questions UK Fleet Decision Makers Should Be Asking Themselves”

What to do when your car aquaplanes

Over the past few weeks, we’ve had a considerable amount of rain causing serious flooding in many parts of the UK. Driving in these conditions increases the risk of your car aquaplaning, which can be potentially dangerous if you’re unsure how to retain control of your vehicle. To ensure you and your passengers are safe … Continue reading “What to do when your car aquaplanes”

Mitchells & Butlers outsources UK fleet management to Fleet Operations

Mitchells & Butlers, one of the leading UK restaurant, pub and bar operators with more than 1,700 outlets, has outsourced the management of its 550-strong car fleet to Fleet Operations. The independent fleet management services provider will take over full day-to-day responsibility for Mitchells & Butlers’ company car operations, managing a multi-bid panel of leasing … Continue reading “Mitchells & Butlers outsources UK fleet management to Fleet Operations”

7 New Year’s resolutions for your vehicle

The New Year is traditionally the time for resolutions. However, rather than (or as well as) creating them for yourself, we have some vehicle/fleet related recommendations that you may also find useful. Tyre Management Ensure you don’t neglect your tyres and check the condition of them on a regular basis. The condition of your tyres … Continue reading “7 New Year’s resolutions for your vehicle”