Retailer Asda has taken delivery of the last of 187 new trucks from Scania, comprising 120 for its retail distribution fleet, 55 for its primary distribution network and 12 for its petroleum distribution fleet. The retail fleet additions are a mix of 420hp 4×2 and 6×2 [with pusher-axle] models with Scania’s G sleeper cab. Stationed at Asda DCs around the UK, they will be used on store replenishment services and are expected to cover 120,000 miles a year apiece. The […]
Hermes has been awarded a two year extension on its contract with shoe retailer Clarks, which has seen it deliver three million parcels for the company since it won the contract in 2012.
Parcel carrier network APC Overnight has added four new double-deck longer semi-trailers to its fleet.
Egg supplier Noble Foods has taken delivery of 29 new 13.6m temperature-controlled trailers from manufacturer Gray & Adams. Noble Food’s Eggs For Soldiers brand supports army charity Help for Heroes by making a 15p donation for every box of eggs sold.