The Spedian Blog

04 APR

Dorset Waste Partnership shakes up anti-littering campaign


Dorset Waste Partnership shakes up anti-littering campaign

Press via LAPV Magazine | The leading title for fleet & plant managers in public sector & private contracting organisations

An anti-littering campaign that urges people ‘Don’t be a Tos53r’ is being promoted around Dorset on the sides of vans that deliver wheelie bins and remove fly-tipped waste.

The striking message warning motorists they face a fine of up to £100 if anyone in their vehicle throws rubbish out of a window is being seen by thousands of people.

The national campaign, launched by Keep Britain Tidy and run by Litter Free Dorset, is being displayed on Luton vans belonging to the Dorset Waste Partnership. The three vans are based in Weymouth, Shaftesbury and Dorchester but travel around the county...

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06 FEB

Why Roadvert™ and Spedian™ RCV advertising graphics are the perfect fit for local authorities


Why Roadvert™ and Spedian™ RCV advertising graphics are the perfect fit for local authorities

On 25th January, the Team at Roadvert™ and Spedian™ were delighted to attend a viewing of Harrow Council’s new fleet of vehicles.

The Council’s Dennis Eagle RCV waste disposal vehicles, emblazoned with the message ‘Keeping Harrow Clean’, are currently spreading the word to local residents about the local authority’s Training Academy.

This innovative programme allows for the online booking of courses, developed by Harrow Council, that provide a wide range of accredited classroom and e-Learning training designed to enhance skills, knowledge and improve business performance...

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23 JAN

Van and truck graphic advertising solutions from Spedian™ & Roadvert™


Van and truck graphic advertising solutions from Spedian™ & Roadvert™

Do you, like many SMEs, larger organisations and local authorities, have a fleet of trucks with graphics that don’t allow for change?

What if you were offered an extremely cost-effective van and truck graphic system that allowed you to change your promotions and company messages whenever you wanted to, and reuse the signs at a later date?

Look no further – the patented Spedian System™ has created this very product to make your company messages work harder than they ever have before.

Now, you can use your trucks like mobile billboards with professional, fade-resistant signs that stand up to extreme weather conditions and rigorous washing – ideal for RCVs!

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07 DEC

Shock news about food waste spread using Spedian™ panels on bin lorries


Shock news about food waste spread using Spedian™ panels on bin lorries

Shocking news about the amount of food wasted in Derby is being delivered to residents by a campaign on the sides of bin lorries.

Four of Derby City Council’s refuse trucks have been fitted with Spedian™ vehicle graphics that highlight the issue.

Beside a cartoon image of a wheelie bin runs the stark message: “A third of the rubbish in your black bin is food. Love food. Hate waste. Save money.”

A graphic running alongside shows that while people cannot avoid putting some food into their black bins, most food waste is preventable…

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24 OCT

People prompted to have their say by campaign on bin lorries using Spedian™ panels


People living and working in South Northamptonshire have been urged to join in a key public consultation – by messages displayed on bin lorries.

Refuse trucks were used for three weeks in a short campaign to prompt people to comment on proposals to reorganise local government county-wide.

The campaign message was paraded around in front of almost every home in the South Northamptonshire Council area during normal bin collection rounds. The bin lorry poster campaign was easy to organise because four had already been fitted with Spedian™ quick change vehicle graphics…

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