A recent ExxonMobil survey of European fleet managers found 40% of those polled cited continued challenging economic conditions and volatile markets as their biggest business challenges. This makes understanding and minimising the total cost of ownership (TCO) of a truck fleet even more important as competition for available business are likely to keep rates low in the current climate. However, calculating the true TCO of different vehicles can be a complicated task. So ExxonMobil has produced the definitive guide to […]
The Woodland Group – parent company to Woodland Logistics – has signed a three year contract with automotive aftermarket supplier Comma Oil and Chemicals.
North Lincolnshire-based Clugston Distribution Services has revealed it will expand both its fleet and its workforce with a £1.5m investment in new tractors and trailers this year.
FairFuelUK (FFUK) is calling for an investigation into the UK fuel market. FFUK wants the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) to take the issue on, after a report commissioned for G20 Finance Ministers warned oil traders may have been artificially inflating wholesale prices. It also wants the financial regulators to look at whether traders and speculators have, in the style of the banks and the Libor rate, “fiddled” the benchmark trading price for oil. In a statement the campaign group […]