Heywood, Lancashire logistics firm Yearsley Group has begun taking delivery of the first of 26 new trucks and 50 new trailers being added to the fleet to cope with additional business. The trucks, all 6×2 Euro-5 Mercedes-Benz Actros tractors, will be running at 44 tonnes GVW and will be based around Yearsley’s 13-site network as well as a dedicated NDC it manages for one customer. The trailers are all refrigerated boxes being sourced from Schmitz Cargobull, Krone and Chereau. All […]
Goodyear has reported that its rolling-resistance-optimised Fuelmax tyres helped reduce fuel use by 14% on those trucks taking part in the Mercedes-Benz Efficiency Run 2015.
Fowler Welch has become one of the first UK operators to put a Schmitz Cargobull own-brand fridge unit into service.
Lancashire courier Sameday was given the opportunity to share concerns about road repairs and business finance with chancellor George Osborne last week.