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FleetProcure adds Planet Leasing to its growing user base

Planet Leasing office

THE leasing software procurement system, FleetProcure, has added a further customer to its growing user base: Essex-based broker, Planet Leasing. The end-to-end procurement platform hit a record 50 broker partners at the end of December 2020, but the attractiveness of the system continues to see FleetProcure, run by Lee Jones and Arron Mogridge, attract greater numbers. Planet Leasing is the latest, the…

Gateway2Lease goes Feefo Platinum as new technology underpins the user experience

Platinum Feefo Gateway2Lease

GATEWAY2LEASE, the Bromsgrove-based family broker, has just achieved the highest Feefo standard: Platinum. The Feefo Platinum Trusted Service award, an independently awarded recognition of exceptional customer experience which is rated by real customers, is the highest acknowledgement of customer excellence. Feefo says its Platinum Trusted Service awards are given to those businesses that have achieved the Feefo Gold standard for three consecutive…

Select Car Leasing expands AR programme and targets 30,000 vehicles in 2021

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SELECT Car Leasing, the Reading based leasing broker, has expanded the number of its Appointed Representatives (ARs) to five with the appointment of three new brokers. The latest Select ARs are Genus Leasing (Bury St Edmunds), Select Vehicle Leasing (Manchester) and Richard Wileman Associates (Burton-upon-Trent). All three will rebrand to Select Car Leasing. The Select AR programme began in April 2020 with…

Rivervale helps food group begin fleet transition to EVs

Peugeot e 2008 part of the ABP UK electric car fleet

RIVERVALE, the Brighton-based broker, has helped start the transition of ABP UK, which is part of ABP Food Group, to electric vehicles. So far, Rivervale has converted 15% of the company’s car fleet to electric vehicles. ABP UK originally had a diesel-only policy, but froze all orders pending a supplier review and a move to ultra low emission vehicles (ULEV). We were…

Fleet Alliance climbs the UK’s Best Places to Work rankings

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GLASGOW based leasing broker Fleet Alliance has been listed in the UK’s Best Places to Work for the ninth year in a row. The fleet management specialist also climbed the rankings in the medium sized businesses (51-250 employees) category, moving up 13 places from last year. The rankings are based on an audit of staff along with a Culture Audit which evaluates…

Subscription service expands with Avalon Vehicle Rental purchase

Duncan Chumley of Mycardirect outside the companys new office

THE Mycardirect car subscription service, run by former Free2Move and Daimler Fleet Management executive Duncan Chumley, has purchased a vehicle rental service: Avalon Vehicle Rental. The company has now been rebranded to Mycardirect Rental. Mycardirect says the expansion is tactical as it plans greater flexibility for customers. I am very excited about the new Mycardirect venture which combines subscription and rental to…

Synergy’s first TV advert part of investment growth plan

Behind the scenes filming for Synergy Car Leasing TV advert

HARROGATE leasing broker, Synergy Car Leasing, says its first TV advert is part of its planned growth strategy, cemented when Newable invested in the company. The TV ad, with a humourous approach emphasising the brand’s Feefo trust score, is currently playing out through Yorkshire before running nationally on Sky TV. Paul Parkinson said the television airtime was planned to increase the brand’s…