Category Archives: Fleet

The Jaguar XE is revealed today – and it’s a hit with company motorists already

Ahead of its 2015 launch and official reveal today in London, the Jaguar XE is already proving a hit with company car drivers, according to the latest findings from Sewells Research & Insight. Questioning 4,250 businesses and company car drivers …

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Five reasons why car fleet drivers aren’t happy with their leasing supplier

Hundreds of company car drivers have criticised their employers’ leasing companies for failing to meet their expectations when it comes to key aspects of vehicle delivery and servicing. Exclusive research among more than 1,600 company car drivers carried out by …

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Growing confidence divide between public and private sector fleets

A widening confidence gap is appearing between private and public sector fleets, as the economy returns to growth while Government cutbacks continue. Business confidence among private sector fleets has improved, with the Sewells Research & Insight Fleet Index showing it …

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Seven deadly SurveyMonkey sins – and how to avoid them

Every business loves customer feedback. It’s a great foundation for good relations and low-risk growth – but only if you do it right. Each year, millions of surveys are sent out using online do-it-yourself platforms which offer free or low …

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Why guinea pigs and pester power could provide lessons to boost fleet sales

  Recent research has shown that nearly two-thirds of parents believe that ‘pester power’ exists as a powerful force in the retail market – and the two guinea pigs scurrying around my house mean I am inclined to agree. Pester …

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Four ways to improve your research results this year

The start of the year tends to be survey season. Here are our four simple techniques for getting the most from your research 1) Do you know why you are asking these questions? You want to be sure you know …

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Fuel fraud by car and van drivers rising

Fuel fraud committed by company car and van drivers is rising as petrol and diesel prices rocket, our research suggests. With fuel now costing £6 a gallon and raw material costs driving up the price of most vehicle parts, such …

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Challenging conventional wisdom on wholelife costs…

When suppliers help fleet operators to assess the cost of operating different vehicles, they tend to use a wholelife costs model. One of the most common methods is to use a pence-per-mile (ppm) figure to identify the comparative costs of …

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