Following a competitive tender, the Microlise transport management solution has been deployed by Roberts Bakery. Via its 90-strong fleet, the family-run bakery brand delivers 3.5 million loaves of high quality bread, bread rolls and other baked goods each week across the UK. The implementation of Microlise Fleet Performance and Journey Management solutions on all vehicles . . .
Leading digital retailer Argos is implementing a new transport management solution from Microlise. The tool gives their transport teams live visibility of vehicles and expected estimated times of arrival so they can take action to maximise their on-time performance, as well as proactively keeping customers informed of any delays to their deliveries. In addition, contact . . .
More than a quarter (27%) of transport professionals who attended the FTA Transport Manager events said they do not have the systems and technology in place to benefit from the DVSA’s Earned Recognition scheme; and a further 15% do not know if they have. The survey findings are based on responses from more than 900 . . .
The hunt for the UK’s best truck drivers has begun as nominations open for the Microlise Driver of the Year Awards – the industry’s most comprehensive awards for drivers of heavy commercial vehicles. Now in its third year, the main Microlise Driver of the Year award is based on analysis of anonymous Microlise telematics performance . . .
Great Britain’s Senior Traffic Commissioner Beverley Bell, who has announced she will step down in 2017, will give what could be her final public address in the role at the Microlise Transport Conference on 17 May next year. Bell, who was appointed as Traffic Commissioner for the North West in 2000 and Senior Traffic Commissioner . . .