A new price comparison website aimed at fleet operators has been launched by former operator Simon Marsh. Fleetscompare.com enables operators to compare prices on a wide range of products and services including insurance, camera systems, telematics, fuel cards, driver training and vehicle purchasing and rental. Marsh, who has run his own fleets, said he has negotiated “large discounts” from suppliers for operators who purchase through Fleetscompare.com, enabling significant savings to be made. The company is also sourcing products such as […]
Netherlands-based pooling giant IPP and logistics expert Global Tracks have joined forces to harvest data from the recovery, recycling and repatriation of wooden pallets. The trial partnership aims to digitalise existing business processes to gain greater insight into how Global Tracks’ Internet of Things (IoT) expertise can be deployed in the IPP pool, and to leverage the extensive data provided every time a pallet is used. Data flows are digitalised, giving insight into asset damage, usage and loss, making it […]
Platooning HGVs will be on major UK roads by the end of 2018, after the government committed £8.1m to trials of the autonomous vehicles.
Fleet software specialist FleetCheck is to provide free software to help FORS members undergoing remote audits during the pandemic.