The FTA has reacted with disappointment to the LGA’s inaccurate claim that freight transport is responsible for the poor state of Britain’s roads.

Read full story

Top Stories

Zenith targets HGV market with CVL acquisition

Zenith has announced that its new owners, private equity company Bridgepoint, has acquired Contract Vehicle Holdings (CVL) for an undisclosed sum.

Mercedes-Benz to launch heavy-duty all-electric Urban eTruck

Mercedes-Benz Trucks is bringing the world’s first all-electric heavy-duty truck, the Urban eTruck, to market in a small series.

Rhenus acquires Network 4 Home Delivery

The Rhenus Group has expanded its network by taking over Network 4 Home Delivery.

Orange ‘peeling’ to save more than £450,000 for Derbyshire County Council

Local authority fleets are being urged to search for savings to protect frontline services from cuts.

Ajax Couriers: You have to think big when you are small

Derek Golding on why Ajax Couriers became the first operator to join the FTA’s new Van Excellence Small Fleet Programme

Conversions: Demand is racking up

Addition of customised, business-specific shelving is becoming one of the most popular van conversions

FleetCheck: ‘We help small reluctant fleets’

Peter Golding got the idea for FleetCheck after dealing with small businesses who didn’t understand their obligations

Van Fuel Cost Calculator

Van Fuel Costs Calculator

Van Tax Calculator

Car Tax Calculator