Leasys has won a significant tender to provide vehicles for the Italian postal service.The deal for Poste Italiane is for 13,647 vehicles under an operating lease - which more than doubles the postal service’s current fleet - will be deployed in the North-East and the Centre-South of Italy.
June 3, 2021
Cox Automotive Europe, the world-leasing automotive services operation, has created a new Sales Director role and appointed Sam Watkins to the position, effective June 7, 2021. Watkins, who after two years has recently stepped down as Chair of the Vehicle Remarketing Association (VRA), will report to James Leese, Chief Customer Officer for Cox Automotive Europe.
June 3, 2021
The international logistics company Gebrüder Weiss takes over the business of Rhenus Bulgaria, thereby strengthening its position in Southeast Europe. Rhenus has been a long-standing partner of Gebrüder
June 1, 2021
Automotive Fleet Editor Mike Antich and John Dmochowsky, president of JC Consulting, examine key takeaways from the first week of the Global Fleet Conference, including fleet market reports on Europe, the USA, the Caribbean, and the EV adoption trends in Europe.
May 7, 2021
The next two presentations for the 2021 Global Fleet Experience will be held May 6 as part of a new month-long virtual event. There are 15 presentations scheduled throughout May. Open free to all fleets, the sessions will cover topics applicable to fleets around the globe. Register at www.globalfleetexperience.com.
May 5, 2021
The 2021 Global Fleet Experience, a new month-long virtual event, launches Tuesday, May 4, with the first of more than 15 presentations scheduled throughout May. Open free to all fleets, the sessions will cover wide-reaching topics applicable to fleets around the globe. Event registration is open at www.globalfleetexperience.com.
April 29, 2021
Fraikin Group is a 70-year-old company that manages more than 58,000 vehicles across Europe has named Samsara a preferred partner to provide data-driven services using real-time data to improve driver safety, efficiency, and sustainability to its connected fleets.
April 28, 2021
Christoph Ludewig is a connected mobility pioneer and former Mercedes-Benz Connectivity Services CEO.
March 30, 2021
With the increased amount of packages and groceries being delivered to European homes, the need for clean commercial vehicles is increasing. Also, the fact that a lot of cities must improve inner city emissions to comply with emission regulations is adding to the pressure.
March 26, 2021
Dealership closures have painfully impacted new car registrations in April 2020, but with the pandemic now lasting for a full year, new options such as click & collect have been established. This reduced the losses in the 2nd and 3rd lockdowns. However, adoption strongly depends on the sales channels. Many private customers are still not comfortable buying their cars online.
March 23, 2021
The Netherlands, Norway, and the United Kingdom are the best prepared countries in Europe for the electric vehicle revolution, according to LeasePlan.
March 17, 2021
An all-new Europe-based fleet consultancy group, Let it Fleet, was unveiled on Oct. 5, 2020 and will provide advice in regards to the three major pillars of fleet: process, procurement, and people.
October 6, 2020
Amazon is adding more than 1,800 electric vehicles from Mercedes-Benz Vans to its delivery fleet in Europe this year, as part of a shared effort to reduce emissions from the transportation sector.
August 28, 2020
The new company, which will be called Ford Fleet Management, will see both parties collaborate to develop the capabilities to provide a competitive integrated leasing and fleet management offer.
July 23, 2020
The United Kingdom’s transport sector activity has recovered to 84% of its pre-COVID-19 baseline, three months since lockdown was first imposed on March 23, 2020 in the U.K.
July 15, 2020