December 2019

Fleet Management Outsourcing


Fleet Management Outsourcing Fleet management outsourcing has grown in popularity in recent years.  At a time where there are cost challenges for most businesses, outsourcing is being used by businesses as a method of reducing the costs of providing fleet by outsourcing non-core activities. Outsourcing is the contracting to a third-party provider the management [...]

Fleet Management Outsourcing2019-12-12T16:12:19+00:00

Fleet Market PESTEL


Fleet Market Pestel PESTEL (Political, economic, social, technological, legal and environmental) analysis is a framework for businesses. This tool helps to identify the various external factors that might affect a business. The goal is to figure out just how the different factors influence business performance We look at how this is currently positioned for the [...]

Fleet Market PESTEL2019-12-11T15:53:09+00:00

Fleet Category Management


Fleet Category Management In this blog we look at global fleet category management and approaches for fleet procurement professionals.  We have seen many different approaches from single sourcing across all countries to multi-bidding requirements in each country.  So, which one is best? Set the baseline Understand and measure the current fleet baseline.  This not only [...]

Fleet Category Management2019-12-12T16:06:35+00:00

15 Ways to reduce fleet costs


15 ways to reduce fleet costs Fleet cost reduction is important for some organisations as it can be one of the largest costs to hit the profit and loss account. Management of these costs is not always easy as they tend to be in different parts of the accounts. Typically, the cost for each vehicle [...]

15 Ways to reduce fleet costs2019-12-12T16:13:24+00:00

October 2019

How to reduce fleet carbon footprint


How to reduce fleet carbon footprint Governments and businesses are putting and increasing effort onto reducing their impact on the environment.  Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is high on executive’s agendas not just from a public relations perspective but also to make their organisation attractive from a commercial perspective.  Legislation is impacting both at a European [...]

How to reduce fleet carbon footprint2019-12-11T11:32:20+00:00

10 steps to a successful fleet tender


10 Steps to a Successful Fleet Tender Set the Strategy - what objectives are you trying to achieve from the process? Are you genuinely looking to change suppliers or are you wanting to check your lease rates are competitive?  Approaches to the market will vary according to strategic requirements Know the Market – invite suppliers [...]

10 steps to a successful fleet tender2019-10-30T19:05:03+00:00

Top 10 tips for fleet funding optimisation


Top 10 tips for fleet funding optimisation  1. Regularly review your vehicle funding and acquisition method Review your vehicle funding and acquisition method on a regular basis. Revise calculations to reflect any changes in legislation or your companies’ position. This will help ensure you continue to use the most cost and tax efficient funding method. [...]

Top 10 tips for fleet funding optimisation2019-10-21T10:58:20+00:00

July 2019

Fleet Management – Changing Your Supplier


Fleet Management - Changing Your Supplier In many organizations there can be a reluctance to change suppliers.  This can be especially true in a complex area like fleet management.  The sheer range of diverse stakeholders from drivers to finance, health and safety, HR and payroll means any transition will pose risks to the organization. There [...]

Fleet Management – Changing Your Supplier2019-07-18T13:20:06+00:00

June 2019

HR and Company Cars All You Need To Know


HR and Company Cars It’s been a fluid company car landscape for HR professionals recently, with multiple changes that can impact car benefit provision to your employees, such as:   Company Car benefit-in-kind taxation Changes Upcoming changes with the introduction of 15 new bandings, of which 11 will be for ultra-low emitting cars. From 2020, [...]

HR and Company Cars All You Need To Know2019-12-02T14:18:18+00:00