West Yorkshire-based R McDowell Distribution has put six new Scanias into operation after seeing an increase in business volumes. The tractor units were added to the firm’s fleet after the opening of its new depot in Milton Keynes. An increase in volumes on Scottish routes also played its part in encouraging it to expand its fleet. Driver recruitment firm JMD Solutions provided additional drivers for the new Scanias. Last September the firm acquired a £750,000 warehouse in Keighley as part […]
Late last year, Scania held a high level conference in Brussels to discuss how European road freight transport can cut CO2 emissions while remaining competitive. MT caught up with recently appointed Scania chief executive Martin Lundstedt at the event.
Acumen Automotive Logistics claims it can triple its turnover in three years after winning a three-year contract with Jaguar Land Rover (JLR).
Operators appear to be ramping-up their Euro-5 purchasing activity ahead of the Euro-6 emissions deadline, a leading financing and vehicle leasing company has said.