Mar 27, 2019: Geotab, a global specialist in the Internet of Things (IoT) and connected transportation, has been awarded the largest single-source telematics contract to date by GSA Fleet, a division of the General Services Administration, which provides central...

 

Feb 07, 2019: Fleet and mobility company LeasePlan USA has introduced a new virtual assistant for business drivers. The assistant, called Elle, will provide real-time vehicle and fleet information to drivers, based on their requests. Drivers can interact with ...

 

Feb 05, 2019: Arval Relsa has announced its acquisition of Renting Peru from Bancolombia Group. Renting Peru has a fleet of more than 2,000 vehicles, which increases Arval Relsa’s existing fleet by more than two-thirds from its current size of 3,000 vehicles. ...

 

Jan 14, 2019: A new professional consultancy and provider of asset management and monitoring solutions for rental companies and fleet owners across the equipment industry has launched to the industry. Fortis will be led by an executive team including Josh Mosko...

 

Jan 14, 2019: Ford is to cease operation of its Chariot shared subscription minibus service by the end of the month. San Francisco-headquartered Chariot, founded in 2014, offered a smartphone app-enabled transport service where users could book a seat in a Ford...

 

Dec 20, 2018: Waypoint Leasing Holdings, the independent global helicopter leasing company which filed for Chapter 11 a month ago, has announced that it and certain subsidiaries are to be purchased by Macquarie Group for approximately $650 million. Macquarie Ro...

 

Dec 03, 2018: Waypoint Leasing Holdings., the largest independent global helicopter leasing company, together with some of its subsidiaries, has filed voluntary petitions for relief under Chapter 11 in the US Bankruptcy Court for the southern district of New Yor...

 

Dec 03, 2018: Wheels, one of the world’s biggest fleet leasing and management companies, has launched a new mobile app to help fleet operators that need to monitor their fleet while away from their desk. The FleetView smartphone app is based on the company’s ex...

 

Sep 10, 2018: Amazon has become the world’s largest customer for the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter with an order for more than 20,000 vans in the US. The deal was announced as Mercedes-Benz Vans opened its new Sprinter plant for the North American market, where most o...

 

Aug 31, 2018: Penske Truck Leasing, a specialist in full-service truck leasing, has joined the Charging Interface Initiative (CharIN), a worldwide industry alliance focused on promoting the Combined Charging System (CCS) as the global standard for charging elect...