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TMC and Alphabet extend mobility solutions partnershipThe Miles Consultancy NewsThe Miles Consultancy News

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The Miles Consultancy and business mobility company Alphabet will extend their partnership to work together on a range of new mobility tools and solutions. Connected car-based solutions and mobile payments are among the development areas included in the agreement. Alphabet currently incorporates a number of TMC services in its suite of mobility and fleet management solutions. They include mileage and fuel data capture, audit and reporti

Change in policy cuts Nobia’s fuel bill by 10%The Miles Consultancy NewsThe Miles Consultancy News

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Kitchen manufacturer Nobia has seen the fuel bill for its 480-strong UK fleet fall by 9.8% since 2015 over and above pump price changes. Nobia, whose UK and European kitchen brands include Poggenpohl, Sigdal, Magnet and Rixonway, introduced a new fuel management solution in October 2015. The solution, from the Miles Consultancy (TMC) and Barclaycard, covers all-brands fuel purchasing, mileage data capture, analytics and streamlined, HMR

TMC Earns ‘Best Professional Firm’ Accolade From Auto Finance IndustryThe Miles Consultancy NewsThe Miles Consultancy News

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Judges at the 2016 International Auto Finance Network Awards have highly commended TMC for its contribution to the industry. TMC was singled-out in the Best Professional Services Firm category for ‘excellence in the delivery of services to the auto finance and/or fleet leasing market in the last two years’. “Fleet customers increasingly want their main suppliers to offer more than just vehicle leasing and management," said TMC’s

Electric Vehicles – What Fleet Managers Need to KnowThe Miles Consultancy NewsThe Miles Consultancy News

If you need any proof that electric vehicles (EVs) are now a major force in the market, you only have to look at the number of pre-orders for the new Tesla Model 3. With more than 300,000 deposits, and counting, this is one of the most important new cars ever launched. Yet many people including a lot of fleet managers are not up to speed on EVs. That might have been excusable a few years ago, when EVs were a tiny and fringe sector, but not now

Are Your Drivers Fiddling Their Mileage Expenses?The Miles Consultancy NewsThe Miles Consultancy News

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Honesty is the best policy, but even upstanding company drivers can stray when claiming fuel expenses. Driver practices vary from rounding up trip distances to the nearest 10-mile increment, to outright claiming the wrong fuel rate and filling a private vehicle on business expenses. Small inaccuracies will lead to huge losses A little jiggling of the figures might not sound like much of a problem. After all, how much of an impact can it make

Fleet Managers – Achieve Your New Year’s Resolutions in 2016 (3 of 3)The Miles Consultancy NewsThe Miles Consultancy News

In this final post on New Year’s resolutions for fleet managers we will be addressing BIK fuel and how you could save a lot of money if this benefit was strategically withdrawn. (catch up on part 1 and part 2) Resolution three: Why not strategically remove the provision of free fuel as an employee benefit? If you are paying for your employees’ private fuel then there are some significant savings that you can make. With BIK fuel, you h

Fleet Managers – Achieve Your New Year’s Resolutions in 2016 (2 of 3)The Miles Consultancy NewsThe Miles Consultancy News

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To help fleet managers get off to a good start this year, TMC are publishing a three part series of New Year’s resolutions that will help drive down costs and optimise performance across fleets. (Catch up with part 1 here) In this post we look at the key considerations when adopting a fuel card. Resolution two: Why not switch to a cost effective fuel card? Fuel cards are definitely the most efficient way of purchasing and managing your fuel s