Menzies Distribution is replacing half of its 240-strong LGV fleet with 110 Euro-5 Ivecos, on hire from Ryder. The trucks, which have been taken on under a five-year contract hire deal, range from 6.5-tonnes to 25-tonnes and will be delivered in batches throughout this year and into 2014. A further 16 LGVs, including 44-tonne GVW tractor units and matching trailers; 26-tonners; and 18-tonners, are being converted to a four-year contract hire agreement after they were taken on long-term rental. Menzies […]
HGV service provider AS24 has launched a low-power tracker to combat trailer theft.
Wincanton has won contract extensions with Ikea to operate its distribution centres in Medway and Harlow.
Fleet operators are calling for the industry to pull together to help their businesses survive through the COVID-19 crisis, according to a new report.