Rob Breuilly (founder of The Taxi Shop) on getting started in the taxi trade. Last year 97% of our sales were to returning customers. That's a very loyal customer base. It is heartening that we are still doing business with many of the same people after 14 years. All the best businesses are built on recommendations and we are no different.
Most private hire drivers keep a very close eye on running costs with fuel being the single-most important factor. A driver’s search for a fuel-efficient new taxi will invariably end up with a comparison of hybrids and diesels. Which is better?