It's been a year of change at the top, with new appointments to fleet director roles at several of the UK's leading manufacturers.
Fleet decision-makers are split over when the sale of new diesel and petrol cars and vans should be phased out, or whether it should happen at all.
By Caroline Sandall, chairman, ACFO
The new Tomorrow's Fleet Zone will allow visitors to experience the future of fleet management first-hand
Fleets are being urged to put a disaster recovery plan in place in order to prepare for every eventuality ahead of October 31.
A third of grey fleet drivers say their cars are not insured for business
ACFO has joined forces with Fleet Live 2019 as a platinum partner and will promote the event to its membership to engage on the biggest topics affecting the industry.
Caroline Sandall has been appointed as the new chairman of fleet operators association ACFO, replacing John Pryor who has stepped down from the role.
Trade organisations have criticised aspects of the Government’s new benefit-in-kind tax regime, with ACFO describing it as “a token gesture” for the vast majority of company car drivers.
ACFO has formally joined the Fleet and Mobility Management Federation Europe (FMFE), meaning fleets can benefit from an EU advice network.
Two members of fleet representative body ACFO are seeking first-time election to the organisation’s board at the 2019 AGM.
Licence Check is backing a call by fleet body ACFO for enhanced grey fleet management services due to a rising number of grey fleet drivers.
The rising trend of employees opting for cash in lieu of a company car, due to a perceived rising tax burden, makes grey fleet management ever-more critical, according to ACFO.
Long-serving ACFO director and chairman, John Pryor, will officially stand down from the ACFO board at the 2019 AGM, which will be held on June 12.
Fleet operators are tackling a “forest of fires” thanks, in part, to the Government being unable to set the agenda because of Brexit, says ACFO chairman John Pryor.
Employees in increasing numbers are opting to take cash in lieu of a company car amid year-on-year rises in company car tax, risking the Government’s green agenda.
Fleet decision-makers are being urged to attend ACFO’s spring seminar next Wednesday (March 27) to gain clarity on a number of topical issues.
The seminar - Another Year of Evolution - is being held on Wednesday, March 27, at the British Motor Museum, Gaydon, Warwickshire.
ACFO is urging the Government to adopt a six-point action plan to protect and enhance company car demand.
Fleet News with BVRLA, ACFO and other industry stakeholders call on fleets and their drivers to comment on Government review of company car taxation rates.
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