Waste Not Want Not: Being Efficient with Fuel

Anyone who does courier work will know that being efficient is a huge part of the job, but what about being efficient with fuel? If you’re yet to jump on the electric or ultra-low emission vehicle bandwagon, there are still a few ways that you can en

Here’s What you Should Know About Replacing your Fleet’s Vehicles

As anyone involved in courier work knows, it’s crucial to keep vehicles up to date. While it might be tempting to wait until the last possible moment to replace your fleet to ensure you get most use out of it, this can be risky.

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Ford’s New Hybrids: A Closer Look

The big news in the logistics industry is that Ford are set to make their new hybrid vans available. Back at the start of 2019, the manufacturer announced that all their models would include an electrified option, with this including their hybrids to

Drive Away Distracted Driving with These Top Tips

For every motorist, safety on the road should be of the highest priority. However, if you do courier work for a living, the potential problems and risks become magnified simply because of the amount of time you spend behind the wheel. It’s not easy s

Gridserve Glory: Changing the Face of EV Charging

How green is your courier work? If you’ve already switched to an EV (electric vehicle) good for you! If you haven’t, you’re probably at least considering it – or thinking that one day soon you’re really going to have to start considering it…You’ve al

EV Market Progress: What’s Changing in the Industry?

Everyone knows our industry is thriving, but we can’t deny the impact the companies we work for have on the environment. Air pollution is a hot topic and evidence suggests that many of the UK’s cities have air so dirty that it exceeds the legal limit

On Guard On The Road: Security Extras For Your Courier Van

While it’s important for all drivers, security is crucial for anyone doing courier work. Your vehicle is your livelihood, so replacing or repairing it can affect your earnings severely. Worse than this, thieves can steal or damage the goods you’re tr

You Can Now Find Electric Vehicle Charging Points on Google Maps

While it is quite environmentally friendly to use an electric vehicle (EV) for courier work, there are some practical challenges. One of them is trying not to run out of power during the day, which could become a hassle and leave the consignment stra

Say Goodbye to Unforeseen Maintenance Problems with These Top Tips

If you’re in the business of courier work, then one thing is certain: your vehicles are your livelihood. You want to take care of them as best as humanly possible. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: prevention is the best cure, and the best w

Ice, Ice, Baby: Top Tips for Safe Driving on Icy Roads

As anyone in the transport industry knows, driving in poor weather can be anything from annoying to downright dangerous. The standard advice to stay off the roads unless your journey is absolutely necessary just doesn’t work for those doing courier w