Plumb Centre owner Wolseley UK has purchased ten Daf CF85s as part of its fleet replacement programme. Wolseley, which also owns the Pipe Center and Drain Center trade brands, delivers more than 7,000 orders each day to around 6,000 locations. It operates 882 commercial vehicles, including 165 semi-trailers. The trucks have been purchased outright from dealerships Adams Morey in Southampton and Lancashire DAF in Lancashire. Alan Newton, head of distribution and fleet management at Wolseley UK, said of the Euro-6 […]
Daf Trucks UK MD Ray Ashworth is to retire after 48 years in the UK truck industry.
West-Yorkshire haulier Bedfords has taken delivery of 39 Euro-6 Iveco Stralis Hi-Way units, which are set to be joined by seven 18-tonne, and one 7.5 tonne, Eurocargo trucks.
Featherstone, West Yorkshire international haulier Brian Yeardley Continental has said it expects “substantial” savings from running a new fleet of 11 Euro-6 trucks from Mercedes-Benz.