Two main concerns dominate industry and growth predictions for the UK Road Transport & Commercial Vehicle Sector in 2019. But while confidence has wavered slightly, operators are planning for a cleaner, profitable and efficient future.
Contract hire and leasing of commercial vehicles has many operational, administrative and financial benefits for businesses. Discover how to access the latest vehicles and technology, and the expertise of experienced professionals, without jeopardizing your company’s liquidity. […]
A new report launched today (April 30th, 2019) by Asset Alliance Group reveals a majority of operators would consider quitting work for city centre-based customers should new urban environmental legislation prove too costly. Results from the Industry Monitor 2019 – a survey of managing directors, owners and senior managers of road transport operators across the […]
Healthy cash flow is vital for business success. Here are some ways to boost yours, including how to purchase capital through hire purchase and lease agreements, which have a minimal impact on cash flow. […]
No matter what the nature of your business is, as a manufacturer or supplier you need to get your product to market on time, every time. It is your ability to do this efficiently and consistently that allows your customers or business partners to trust you, and it’s on trust that profitable long-term business relationships are built. Outsourcing your vital fleet management functions can help you to achieve this, and a number of other benefits besides.
A combination of competitive pricing, fast delivery times and outstanding service has seen Asset Alliance Group win a new supply contract with container haulage experts, Cardiff Container Link. The deal, to supply five new DAF XF 530 tractors on a two-year, full maintenance contract hire basis, was part of a tender issued by Cardiff Container […]
Asset Alliance Group is to publish its second annual report into the health of the road transport industry at this year’s CV Show. The Asset Alliance Group Industry Monitor 2019 will explore business confidence amongst fleet operators, as well as attitudes towards key topics including low emission zones, alternative fuels, driver recruitment and autonomous vehicles. […]
Increasing interest in alternative fuels has seen teams across Asset Alliance Group working with manufacturers and customers to trial alternative fuels across our truck and trailer, and bus and coach divisions. Trials on a variety of options are underway, as more fleets look for sustainable alternatives to diesel. Asset Alliance Group Sales Director, Paul Wright, […]
Asset Alliance Group’s ongoing consistent growth in the commercial vehicle and general asset finance sectors has seen the business make two new senior appointments. Donald Wilson has joined the team in a new role as Group Risk Director while Richard Philpotts takes over an expanded position as Group Fleet Director. Wilson, 54, comes from a […]
More than half of respondents to our 2018/19 survey – all key decision makers in the transport and logistics sector – predicted a prosperous 2019, with business performance slightly or significantly better than the previous 12 months. The same number said they thought leaving the EU will make no difference, or actually make things slightly […]