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Refocus on cost control likely to be core fleet SMR story of 2020

A refocus on cost control is likely to be the core fleet service, maintenance and repair story of 2020, a trend which is sometimes ignored in favour of more exciting angles. Tim Meadows, VP and commercial director of epyx, said: “There are a lot of interesting developments surrounding SMR at the moment, ranging from the…
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Fleet technology

Delivering relevant data at the right time is future of fleet technology

Delivering relevant information to fleet decision makers at the right time represents the future of fleet technology, otherwise there is a risk of “drowning in data”. Tim Meadows, VP and Commercial Director at epyx, says that the amount of data being produced is set to rise exponentially. “We are in a position where fleets already…
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2020 Used car sale trends

Maximising used car sales profitability – are you ready?

Have a read of our latest thoughts and findings of what the used car industry has in store for 2020. Read the article here

Road Safety Week 2019

Why fleets should take part in Road Safety Week

Most fleets take safety very seriously, not only because it is part of their legal responsibility as a Duty of Care but due to the moral commitment they make to protecting their employees at work. However, even the most conscientious business can benefit from new ideas – and that’s why Road Safety Week, held annually…
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1link Service Network goes live in Denmark

1link Service Network goes live in Denmark

Five major leasing companies are planning to adopt 1link Service Network that went live in Denmark this week. 1link Service Network is already used by leasing fleets totalling more than five million vehicles in the UK, France, Portugal, Australia and Ireland. ALD and NF Fleet have become the first companies to use the platform in…
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Epyx add two new commercial vendors to Display Network Platform

More Commercial vehicles than ever before…

We’ve recently added two new commercial vendors to our Disposal Network platform. Bank View Hire and The Herd Group are now selling vehicles of all sizes including Lutons with tail lifts, low loaders, dropside flatbed trucks, tippers and crew cab variants. Click on vendor names to find out more. Bank View Hire Herd Hire

Epyx celebrates 100 millionth transaction

Celebrating our 100 millionth transaction

This month, we’ve passed a milestone that we believe takes some beating – the 100 millionth fleet transaction through epyx’s 1link Service Network, our service, maintenance and repair platform, was recorded today. 1link Service Network is now well known to almost everyone who is involved in fleet SMR but, when it was launched in 2000,…
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1link Disposal Network has hit the 3,000th trade buyer milestone

1link Disposal Network has hit the 3,000th trade buyer milestone

Probably the longest-established online source of trade stock in the UK, 1link Disposal Network will sell around 68,000 cars and vans to franchise dealers, independents and car supermarkets this year. Read more on our 1link Disposal Network website

October: Tyre Safety Month

Getting a grip on tyre safety

October is Tyre Safety Month – and therefore an ideal time to take a look at some of the basics of good tyre safety for any business that operates cars and vans. Tyres are perhaps not the most interesting subject in the world but ensuring they are properly managed is essential and part of your…
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Clean Air Zone

The arrival of Clean Air Zones could signal a significant rise in fleet Penalty Charge Notices

The arrival of Clean Air Zones across the UK could signal a significant rise in the numbers of Penalty Charge Notices generated by fleets. While the initial emissions standards enforced by most CAZs are not onerous, they are likely to spread and increase in the coming years, causing more PCNS to be issued. Tim Meadows,…
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