NR Evans has expanded its fleet with 15 new Schmitz Cargobull refrigerated trailers. The new trailers join the temperature-controlled operator’s 202-strong fleet – of which 98 are Scmitz Cargobull vehicles – and will be used to transport packaged milk between DCs across the country as NR Evans seeks to expand its business. Rob James, regional fleet manager at Carmarthenshire-based NR Evans, said: “We are very pleased with our purchase. We received our trailers exactly when promised and we’re excited to […]
NFT Distribution has acquired Carmarthenshire-based NR Evans in a deal that values the temperature controlled specialist at approximately £20m.
Expanding the range of services it offers to its customers saw NR Evans’ turnover and pre-tax profit soar in the last financial year.
Gist has added the first 44 pallet refrigerated double-deckers to its fleet, increasing its pallet-carrying capacity by 10%. The 20 temperature-controlled trailers, supplied by Gist’s long-term trailer manufacturer Gray & Adams, are tailored for deliveries of chilled foods, dairy products and cut flowers to retailers across the UK and the Continent. They have been introduced to some of its high volume routes where more capacity is needed. The operator chose the increased-capacity trailers after it scrapped its plans to build […]