According to an April 22, 2021 report from Bloomberg News, TDR Capital, which is LeasePlan's private equity owner, has drawn interest in LeasePlan from ALD SA and Banco Santander SA as it pursues a sale of the European headquartered fleet management company. .
April 29, 2021
Mark Petersen was named senior fleet compliance analyst at Syneos Health. Previously, Petersen worked for Element Fleet Management from 2019-2021 as the fleet manager for Allied Universal, which outsourced the management of its fleet to Element.
April 28, 2021
Merchants is working with BrightDrop to procure 12,600 BrightDrop EV600s, an all-new, electric light commercial vehicle purpose-built for the delivery of goods and services over long ranges.
February 2, 2021
Element Fleet Management has appointed Frank Ruperto as its chief financial officer, who will assist Element in the execution of its organic growth strategy, according to the company.
January 13, 2021
Hertz Global Holdings has entered into a stock and asset purchase agreement to sell substantially all of the assets of Donlen to Athene Holding.
November 30, 2020
Merchants Fleet is launching a national fleet leasing and rental program for logistics brokers through a new partnership with a third party administrator for final-mile delivery companies.
October 19, 2020
Element Fleet Management announced that Virginia Addicott has joined the Company’s Board of Directors. She brings a wealth of experience in transportation, shipping and logistics, as well as a proven track record as a digital transformation leader.
October 8, 2020
Merchants Fleet is expanding its fleet team offering services to logistics and delivery companies in response to a rise in ecommerce business, and a national increased demand for delivery vehicles, as well as the associated services required to manage and maintain them.
October 8, 2020
LeasePlan and smart charging partner PowerD, today launched “ChargeUpNow,” a global initiative calling on local and national policymakers to implement five specific policy recommendations to ensure a universal, affordable and sustainable charging infrastructure.
September 22, 2020
Merchants Fleet earned its sixth consecutive recognition by Business NH Magazine’s Best Company to Work For, earning the company a spot in the Best Companies to Work For Hall of Fame.
September 15, 2020
Fleet is a department, not unlike human resources, legal, or accounting, and it interacts with all of these and others. But can fleet management stand alone within the corporate structure?
July 30, 2020
Merchants Fleet and OneRail are launching a national fleet rental and leasing program for its logistics partners, which will enable business growth for the logistics partners through reduced vehicle costs.
July 23, 2020
Merchants Fleet has hired Steve DiPiero as a regional sales manager as part of the West Region, and will be responsible for client relationship management and sales.
July 1, 2020
ARI announced a four-part, interactive virtual learning and webinar series which will provide comprehensive fleet management strategies intended to help organizations respond to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
June 15, 2020
The half-way point of the year has arrived, but for many fleet professionals it may feel like it has been longer than a mere six months. While states begin to reopen and fleets feel out the “new normal,” it’s like we are entering a new age rather than the second half of the calendar year.
June 15, 2020