Sunday, August 1, 2021
Coach operators suffer card payment trouble with MSPs

MSP crisis leaves some coach operators in card payment limbo

A reluctance among some merchant services providers (MSPs) to continue to work with the travel industry on card payment transactions is proving to be...

Propel Finance: Funding the road to recovery

A new industry survey conducted by Propel Finance in partnership with routeone reveals increasing confidence among UK coach and bus operators, but concerns remain...
Gauntlet group insurance booklet

Gauntlet’s new planning booklet helps get coaches back on the road

Insurance provider Gauntlet is helping coach and bus operators return from COVID-19 hibernation with a new booklet, which offers advice on how to insure...
Minibus supplier PHVC working with Haydock Finance

PHVC minibus growth plans fuelled by Haydock vendor finance

Haydock Finance and minibus and fleet supplier PHVC have founded a partnership that will see Haydock provide vendor finance to PHVC’s customers. The agreement...
McCarron Coates

Insurance specialist calls for scrap on interest payments on coaches laid up due to...

Insurance broker McCarron Coates has launched the next phase of its Wish you could Hear postcard campaign, titled Take No Interest, calling on coach-sector...

Commercial feature: Insurance, finance and leasing

routeone speaks with suppliers to see what insurance, leasing and financial services they can provide to coach and bus operators In these turbulent times, using coach and...
Scott Burke, Propel Finance

Scott Burke joins Propel Finance specialist coach and bus team

Independent SME lender Propel Finance has appointed Scott Burke as Relationship Director for the northern UK as part of its specialist coach and bus...

Croner-i webinar: A round-up of 2020’s key law changes, plus essential updates coming next...

2020 has brought more employment law changes than perhaps any other year: The Good Work Plan, IR35 revisions, parental leave shifts, Brexit updates… And that...

Martyn Bellis: ‘Looking to the future can help us cope with the now’

Planning ahead can be challenging in times of crisis. But reliable, efficient and clean transport is integral to our future Earlier in the year I...

Loan or lease? Buying coaches after COVID-19

COVID-19, PSVAR and changes around emission control zones have brought severe distress to the coach market. Could it change your approach to vehicle ownership? With...

Fuze to provide ‘turnkey’ asset finance for Wrightbus ZE models

Wrightbus and Ryze Hydrogen owner Jo Bamford has established Fuze, an asset finance company that will work exclusively with zero-emission buses built by the...