Van Excellence Announces Partnership With Fleetcheck.

Van Excellence, a scheme to promote the safe and efficient operations of vans, has today (11 September 2019) announced a partnership with FleetCheck, the UK’s most recommended fleet management software. FleetCheck technology will now power FTA’s Fleet Management Software. Mark Cartwright Head of Vans and Light Commercial Vehicles at FTA, the business organisation which administers […]

Swedish Fossil-Free Refrigerated Transport Manufacturer Grows In The UK.

Swedish company, Hultsteins has developed fossil-free refrigerated transport since 1962. The company is now consolidating its position in the UK market by acquiring Cold Connect. Hultsteins has long been known for fossil-free solutions for refrigerated truck transport. The company’s hydraulic-powered refrigeration units have given it a unique position in a market where diesel-driven units are […]

Grapes Of Wrotham Make Award-Winning Gin.

A pioneering partnership between a fruit supplier from Kent and a Sussex-based gin producer has received a huge tonic after scooping a prestigious international drinks award. HYKE Gin, by Foxhole Spirits of Haywards Heath, hit the headlines after winning a gold award at the recent 2019 International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC). The impressive success […]

From ‘Rags’ To Royal Riches.

A London-based Royal Warrant holder which was a pioneer of the textile recycling movement more than a century ago has committed to preventing 100 per cent of the materials it deals with going to landfill. Coppermill Ltd manufactures and supplies high-quality industrial cleaning wipes made from recycled textiles for personal, retail, commercial and industrial users. […]

New Initiative For International Producers Is On The Table At Food Matters Live 2019.

Returning to ExCeL London for its sixth year Food Matters Live 2019 has introduced a new International Brands Pavilion, which will give global producers and food innovators the chance to showcase their products directly to the UK market. The two-day event in November is the most prestigious business-to-business networking opportunity in the UK and attracts […]

Action On Climate Change At Heart Of Bus Industry’s Vision For The Future.

Working with government to make all new buses ultra-low or zero emission from 2025.Reduced travel costs for job seekers and apprentices.Bus journey time targets proposed for transport authorities to speed up services.Introduction of price capped daily and weekly ticketing in urban areas.Joint project to develop sustainable transport for rural areas. Target of one billion extra […]