TNT Express has added two 15.65m longer semi-trailers to one of its trunking routes and plans to introduce more into its operation. The parcel carrier is currently running the trailers between its Kingsbury hub in Warwickshire and its Llantrisant depot in south Wales. It has been trialling the trailers since September 2012 and hopes to introduce more onto, with double deck longer semi-trailers a possibility. Since introducing the trailers it has seen a 15% reduction in carbon emissions against standard […]
Mark Cartwright has been appointed as group MD of Cartwright Group, less than a month after the resignation of former joint MDs John and Steven Cartwright. Peter Cartwright continues as chairman and Lisa Cartwright as a director on the new board.
TNT Express is to spend €185m (£145m) improving its European road network during the next four years as part of its strategy to move more by road.
Trailer hire specialist Hireco has launched a novel way of selling its ex-rental trailers – an eBay-style auction website. Buyers will be able to log in, browse the trailers for sale and make bids, receiving email notifications if they have been outbid before the auction ends.