Topps Tiles has introduced a new livery onto its fleet, at the same time as signing a sole trailer supplier dealer with Ryder. The contract commenced with Ryder supplying 17 SDC curtainsiders, fitted with Moffett Mounty forklifts. A further 10 trailers will be renewed by Ryder later in the year. Kevin Smith, Topps Tiles national transport manager, says: “We went through a rigorous tender process and were looking for a partner who understood our business culture and operational demands. Ryder […]
Howard Tenens has replaced eight 12-year-old trailers with new Schmitz Cargobull S.KO Cool tri-axle deep freeze trailers.
Refrigerated distribution specialist FreshLinc has taken delivery of four new longer semi-trailers from Gray & Adams. The four 14.6m long trailers, fitted with Carrier Vector dual-temperature fridges and BPW self-steer axles, can carry 28 pallets each – two more than a standard 13.6m trailer. They will be used for intensive trunking operations between Spalding, Lincs, and Scotland. Group fleet engineer Andy Marchant told MT.co.uk the trailers, which cost around £220,000 in all, had been constructed with extra strengthening components a […]