The London Evening Standard newspaper has taken 33 Fuso Canter trucks on contract hire from Rygor to service its distribution needs. Based at the newspaper’s new DC in Greenwich, the 7.5 tonne Canters are used to collect newspapers from the printing facility in Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, for onwards distribution to retailers and newsstands. The trucks, maintained under a Charterway contract agreement, replace the newspaper’s previous fleet of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans. Tim Freeman, head of distribution at the London Evening Standard, said: […]
A combination of winning and retaining business and improving efficiency helped turnover and pre-tax profit at Wincanton grow in the first half of this year.
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