Hovis, the baking and flour milling business jointly owned by The Gores Group and Premier Foods plc, has signed a multi-year deal with telematics platform provider Microlise. The deal covers all of the Hovis fleet, comprising 450 vehicles and 190 trailers. A household name in the UK, Hovis will be deploying a complete Microlise solution, . . .
Telematics platform provider Microlise has today launched Clear, a product designed specifically for the field service and fleet sectors. Clear empowers drivers to improve performance, delivering safety, cost reduction and environmental impact benefits, whilst also providing fleet compliance and comprehensive task management functionality. Microlise recognises that driver engagement is crucial in achieving strong return on . . .
Maritime Transport Ltd (Maritime), one of the UK’s largest privately-owned container transport and distribution operators, has increased its investment in telematics with its long-term provider Microlise to include a fully integrated transport management system and intelligent in-cab communications. Following an initial introduction of telematics to its 700 strong fleet in 2012, Maritime has progressively increased its . . .
At the Microlise Transport Conference, Samworth Brothers Supply Chain driver Allan Marsh took home the Microlise Driver of the Year award, being first named as the winning driver in the long distance category, before being named Overall Winner. Marsh beat 90,000 other drivers to be named Microlise Driver of the Year, which were run in . . .
Telematics solutions provider Microlise has signed up as a corporate member of Transaid, becoming the first telematics specialist to lend its support to the international transport development charity. The announcement was made at today’s Microlise Transport Conference, held at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry, before an audience of 1,000 senior industry executives. Microlise used the . . .