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New technology added to hire platform is powering rental volumes for third party providers

New technology added to 1link Hire Network is helping drive higher rental numbers for third party providers. More than 25 businesses including several major vehicle leasing and fleet management companies now use epyx’s platform to manage daily rental provision to their own customers. epyx’s business development manager Marc Lees said five major customers had been

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epyx reports 8% growth in 1link Hire Network bookings so far in 2017

A record number of bookings have been made through epyx’s short term hire platform so far in 2017. To the end of May, the number of car and van rentals processed through 1link Hire Networkare up 8% on the previous year. Much of the growth has been driven by new signings. During the last 12

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epyx launches new vehicle allocation tool for motor manufacturer fleets

epyx has launched a new vehicle allocation tool designed specially to meet the needs of motor manufacturers. Called Select, it provides a single means to manage owned-assets such as loan vehicles, staff car schemes and press fleets. The product consists of an online portal, a highly efficient user interface and a powerful task management toolkit,

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Minster Self Drive signs deal to use epyx’s 1link Hire Network

Middlesborough-based Minster Self Drive has signed a new deal to use the 1link Hire Network e-commerce platform. Started in York in 2005, the family-run company now has branches in Wakefield, Middlesbrough and Sunderland, and is keen to identify opportunities to expand further. This ambition for growth is the key motivator for adopting the epyx platform,

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Online sales values of ex-fleet stock beat physical auctions by average of one per cent in 2016, reports epyx

Online sales values of ex-fleet stock beat physical auctions by an average of one per cent or £220 per vehicle in 2016, according to new figures compiled by epyx. The statistics are taken from tens of thousands of vehicles sold through the company’s 1link Disposal Network e-commerce platform, which is used to manage online and

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More than nine out of 10 customers rate epyx as “excellent” or good” in new research

More than nine out of 10 customers (93%) have rated the service they receive from epyx as “excellent” or “good” in the company’s most comprehensive survey ever. Praise was also received for epyx’s customer support with 98% of people rating the choices “helpful and friendly staff” and the “knowledge and competence of staff” as “excellent”

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Apex Car Rental is latest to join epyx’s 1link Hire Network

Twenty-eight-day car hire specialist Apex Car Rental has signed up this month to use epyx’s 1link Hire Network. Formed in 1988, Apex has a 3,500 vehicle fleet of Peugeot, Volkswagen, Kia, Toyota, Vauxhall, MINI and BMW vehicles, all of which are less than six months old. It has offices in Eastbourne and Weybridge as well

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Best used car stock now “largely being sold online,” says epyx

The best used car stock is now largely being sold online in a ready-to-retail condition to dealers, reports epyx. The company, which operates the 1link Disposal Network e-commerce platform, says that there has been a definite shift during 2016 because of increasing stock availability. David Goodyear, commercial director, said: “There are ever larger numbers of

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More than nine out of 10 customers rate epyx as “excellent” or good” in new research

More than nine out of 10 customers (93%) have rated the service they receive from epyx as “excellent” or “good” in the company’s most comprehensive survey ever. Praise was also received for epyx’s customer support with 98% of people rating the choices “helpful and friendly staff” and the “knowledge and competence of staff” as “excellent”

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epyx provides fitting network to “fastest growing” online tyre service, CarTyres.com

A national fitting network is being provided through epyx’s 1link Service Network to online tyre retailer CarTyres.com. CarTyres.com will provide its customers with fitting choices from the e-commerce platform’s network of 18,000 franchise dealers, national garage chains, independent garages and fast fit centres – including 317 Halfords Autocentres. The company is managed by an experienced

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New disposal routes helping to maintain values as number of cars sold through 1link increases by 65%

New disposal routes to market are helping to maintain values as the number of used cars available continues to grow, reports epyx. The company says that online platforms such as its own 1link Disposal Network – which has seen a 65% year-on-year increase in the numbers of vehicles sold – are helping to take the

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Garage recruitment underway at epyx as average age of 1link Service Network parc increases

Epyx is aiming to recruit more garages to 1link Service Network in order to handle an increase in the average age of vehicle on the e-commerce platform. Currently, there are 18,000 garages of different types providing service and maintenance providers through the platform, including franchise dealers, fast fits and independents of all kinds. David Goodyearat

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