Action was needed to address an increase in collision rates at Fowler Welch and improve the fleet’s fuel consumption. In response, the company turned its focus towards its people, its fleet and its technology. This led to an investment in both the size and scope of its driver development team; its replacement programme and procurement strategy; and an upgrade of its telematics. It chose to concentrate on three aspects of its business: environmental social responsibility; staying safe on the roads; […]
Tesco fleet engineer Caroline Milnes might have had little truck experience, but she and her team are obviously doing something right.
For DPD to have won the Home Delivery Operator of the Year award for the fourth year running is no mean feat but according to the judges, DPD’s ‘X factor’ lay in its ability to communicate with customers, consumers and its supply chain and its commitment to use this to improve its services. DPD’s campaign to make its delivery service more personal, launched last year after feedback from customers and consumers, is a key example. Dubbed ‘tiny noticeable things’ the […]
Hermes, Moran Logistics and Whirlpool UK Appliances are all shortlisted for the Operational and Compliance Excellence Award, sponsored by Eddie Stobart Logistics at the 2018 Motor Transport Awards. The Motor Transport Awards 2018 take place at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London on 4 July. Operational and Compliance Excellence Award (sponsored by Eddie Stobart) Hermes Parcels carrier Hermes last year managed the difficult balancing act of increasing volumes by 13.5% while improving KPIs such as driving infringements, fuel consumption, accident rates, driving style and […]