All of the latest news from the SNAP Account headquarters
Mental Health Awareness Week is not traditionally a campaign that is well recognised by the haulage industry, but thousands of HGV drivers are battling demons and suffering from mental health problems.
Do you miss home comforts when you are on the roads? Find out what SNAP recommends to make your truck cab feel like your home away from home.
The UK is currently facing a HGV parking crisis. If you have room at your site, or vacant spaces whilst your drivers are on the road, why not earn money by hosting SNAP Account drivers?
The annual CV Show is almost here and we have pulled out all the stops to make our stand the best one yet. Who else is planning to attend the UK`s biggest road transport event, later this month?
We are so excited to announce that we have started working with the Royal Mail to deliver secure Depot Parking to SNAP Account customers.
Telematics is providing incredible efficiency in the transport industry through the collection and use of real-time data from lorries and HGVs – but not everyone is convinced. Is the technology here to stay?
The use of GPS by the haulage industry has allowed fleet operators to track vehicles as well as boost efficiency and drive down various costs. Many products, services and companies have emerged as the demand for solutions has grown, but with so many choices available, it can be hard to differentiate between them. That’s why we’ve researched a number of fleet tracking systems to create a rundown of some of the best tracking software on the market.
Our Online Shop has a great range of products for drivers, everything that they may need for a life on the roads, all in one convenient place to save time and effort. And as much as we don’t like to talk about it, Winter will soon be with us
After months of intensive planning, we will soon be heading to Germany to exhibit at the World Famous IAA CV Show in Hannover from September 20th to 27th. To say this is a big event is a huge understatement
After a great weekend at Convoy in the park, we’ve packed the van up again and will soon be making the long journey from Norfolk up to Edinburgh for this weekend’s Truckfest!
Towards the end of May this year, truck drivers in Brazil announced that they would be striking. Their decision was in response to a law being changed that had previously ensured that oil sold domestically was cheaper than that sold internationally.
As some of you may have heard, in March of this year, thieves managed to steal over 1.5 million powerful prescription painkillers from an HGV that was parked at a service station. SNAP`s Access and Security division can now assist sites in the prevention of any such incidents.
We’re back in the office today after a long, hard week at the CV Show. As always, it was a huge undertaking with an awful lot of planning and preparation, but it went incredibly well and we were very pleased with how it went.
It doesn’t seem that long ago that we were packing up our stand and leaving Truckfest Cheshire; all the way back in September last year, it was our last event of 2017. But the months have gone by quickly and we’re already getting things ready for this year’s events, kicking off in less than a month at Truckfest Peterborough.
As some of you might know, over the weekend just gone, a team of SNAP employees took part in a (very) muddy 6-mile obstacle course through the Suffolk countryside.....
It’s not uncommon for people to start exercising more and getting into shape in the new year, but here at SNAP, our reasons may be a bit different
It’s all over! This weekend just gone was the last Truckfest for 2017, with the festival season kicking off all the way back in May, we’ve been all over the country, finally finishing in lovely Knutsford.
We’re back in the office and just about recovered from our first ever Truckfest Scotland. Last weekend, we made the journey north for our debut at Truckfest in Edinburgh.
We’re all back in the office after our third Truckfest of 2017, this weekend just gone we were in Newark for the Original Truckfest and, as usual, had a fantastic time!
It’s pretty common knowledge that the streets of London aren’t exactly famed for their fresh air and lately there have been even more ideas announced to curb emissions in the capital.
Wow, what a weekend. We just got back from the first Truckfest of the year in Peterborough and we all had a fantastic time there. Despite the wind and the clouds, there was an impressive turnout.
Later this year a new ‘Toxicity Charge’ for older, more polluting vehicles will be created in central London and in 2020 plans are in place for an ‘Ultra Low Emission Zone’.
Christmas is just around the corner and companies are getting ready. From turkeys to sprouts, baubles to mince pies, so much of what makes Christmas has to be transported all across the UK.
For over a decade, London’s Heathrow airport has been operating at 98% capacity, but having lost the title of World’s Busiest International Airport, how do they plan to expand?
The Dartford Crossing, introduced the automatic Dart Charge system in November 2014. Two years on are you still incurring unnecessary fines?
SNAP Account is the hassle-free method of paying for parking. We compare the process of paying for a truckstop with or without a SNAP Account.
After a lengthy and tiresome evening (which some members of staff thought would never end), the team have packed and posted the new Autumn Driver’s Guide.
Truckfest East was held over the course of the weekend for the first time in 15 years at the Norfolk Showground. SNAP Account once again attended and sponsored the show.