May 21, 2019

Transport Exchange Group and Teletrac Navman Celebrate 1,000th Vehicle Integration

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An increasing number of road transport operators are using live vehicle data to get more from the Transport Exchange Group’s freight trading platforms. Over 1,000 vehicles using Teletrac Navman telematics have now been integrated, allowing[...]

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May 10, 2019

North Yorkshire Police Launch Operation to Target Cargo Thieves

Cargo theft is one of the most serious problems faced by haulage companies in the UK, and it’s a sad reflection of the times that we have to spend so much time putting in measures to counteract it. Police in North Yorkshire have recently launched[...]

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April 30, 2019

Case Study: H. Nickolls and Son Ltd

In our case study of the thriving haulage business H. Nickolls and Son Ltd, we showcase how a company that’s been around for nearly a hundred years has combined tradition and innovation in a formula that achieved great success.

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April 29, 2019

Programme to Help Drivers Improve Sleep

Eat, drive, sleep, repeat. Eat, drive, sleep, repeat. Sound familiar? Well if you’re one of the UK’s hard working haulage drivers out there on the road plying your trade every day, that’s literally the story of your life. The problem is, it’s all[...]

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April 25, 2019

Mandatory Trailer Registration Comes Into Effect

If your haulage work takes you (or any driver in your fleet) into Europe, Brexit or no Brexit there’s a new ruling you need to be aware of that came into effect at the end of March. The trailer registration scheme means that if you’re taking a[...]

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April 04, 2019

Case Study: Point to Point, A Very Personal Approach

Owner of London-based logistics logistics company Point to Point, Kevin Grey, knows the importance of reliable, loyal employees. But, as our case study shows, he also walks the walk when it comes to the equally important aspect of running his[...]

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April 03, 2019

Dealing With Driver Fatigue at a Management Level

Being a fleet manager is a job that requires a diverse range of skills including being organised, calm in a crisis, able to think on your feet, a good negotiator, superb judge of character…and the list goes on.

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April 02, 2019

Loading and Unloading a HGV: Get it Right

While it might seem like common sense to an old hand at delivery work, some drivers do need to be reminded of (or taught) best practice when it comes to the loading and unloading of a vehicle. Unsecured or badly stacked loads are the direct cause[...]

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March 04, 2019

Teamwork Matters: Vyom Services Ltd Case Study

We’ve all heard the old saying ‘there’s no ‘I’ in teamwork’, and while it might be clichéd and just a little bit annoying, there’s no doubting the sentiment behind it: no man is an island. Right, probably just as annoying. Instead, let our[...]

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February 26, 2019

Tasty and Healthy at the Chippenham Pitstop

Hands up: who’s sometimes guilty of choosing quick and easy over healthy when you’re grabbing breaky out on the road? Let’s hope you weren’t driving when we asked that question because the amount of raised hands would no doubt have sent the[...]

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