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Yorkshire-based vehicle-rental firm awarded Business of the Month

Yorkshire-based Arrow Self Drive has been awarded Eaton Smith’s Business of the Month Award.  The company is a family-run business and is Yorkshire’s largest independent vehicle rental company with eight depots throughout the region. Arrow Self Drive has experienced steady, controlled growth going from a two-man operation with a handful

Synergy scoops another accolade for high performance

Synergy Automotive has been awarded a prestigious franchisee status just weeks after clinching the coveted Gold Trusted Service Award from global independent feedback engine, Feefo. The business, one of the UK’s leading vehicle leasing and finance credit brokers, has received the Network Leaseplan Platinum Franchisee Status for 2017 from Network Leaseplan

Drive Dynamics bucks national trend by increasing number of driving instructors

A national driving school headquartered in West Yorkshire is bucking the trend by increasing the number of instructors on its books.  Thanks to a new business model and a recently launched electronic diary system, Drive Dynamics - based between Leeds and Bradford at Drighlington – has signed up 30 new affiliate

Brothers target £15m turnover for garage equipment business

A garage design and equipment supplier run by entrepreneurial brothers is targeting £15m turnover this year.   Hull-based JD Garage Equipment designs garage layouts and installs equipment for some of the UK’s largest car dealerships. The company is run by brothers James and Nicolas Everard, who acquired the business from their

Nexus appointed by electrical giant Rexel

Nexus Vehicle Rental has won a competitive tender to deliver all rental requirements for the UK arm of global electrical distributor, Rexel, on an exclusive basis. Rexel, which has over 250 branches across the UK, chose Nexus due to its unrivalled vehicle availability and geographical coverage, and the ability to

Hostile vehicle mitigation Bollard Crowned winner at the Made in Hull Awards

Hostile vehicle mitigation specialist Heald, has seen its patent protected security bollard, the Matador, crowned the ‘Sold Nationwide’ winner at the fourth Made in Hull Awards. Up against two other strong competitors, Savantini and Kingston Engineering, Heald secured the overall win with the Matador, a product that has revolutionised the perimeter

Nexus commended for digital drive

Nexus Vehicle Rental, the UK’s leading corporate vehicle rental provider, has been recognised as one of the top ecommerce companies in the North as part of a major new report on the region’s tech sector.  The Top 100 eCommerce Companies in the North report has been compiled by Prolific North

New appointment revs vehicle remarketing specialist up for growth

Independent car auction firm G3 Remarketing has strengthened its management team as the company gears up for further growth. With almost 30 years’ sales and marketing experience, Chris Lamb has been appointed to head up a new communications department within the organisation. He brings with him a wealth of strategic, multichannel marketing knowledge

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars to open eighth UK showroom, in Leeds

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has announced that Leeds is to be the location for its next, all-new showroom – the super-luxury brand’s eighth dealership in its home market.  Due to open in the first half of 2018 under the management of Stratstone, one of the UK’s leading premium dealer groups, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars