Advanced Supply Chain Group (ASCG) has refreshed its fleet with 56 Mercedes-Benz Actros with 450hp and StreamSpace cabs, in a deal valued at £5.7m. The vehicles, which have Vision Techniques’ anti-roll away BrakeSafe system, were provided by Hexagon Leasing under a three-year contract. The two firms have been working together for more than 10 years. ASCG chief financial officer Glyn Rogan said that while it had considered the recently launched Scania and Daf models, Mercedes-Benz still offered the best product. […]
Sock manufacturer Sox Express has expanded the scope of its relationship with Advanced Supply Chain. Advanced Supply Chain will now provide all of the manufacturer’s warehousing requirements, in addition to transport services, for Sox customer Asda. Sox Express operations director Robert Leckie said: “We had used Advanced delivering product to our customer’s distribution centres and were so impressed by the people and the service that we moved our entire warehousing contract to them as well.” Advanced Supply Chain chief executive […]
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Road freight transport is the “lifeblood running through the veins of the British economy,” roads and freight minister Andrew Jones MP told MT this week.