Morrisons has ordered a batch of 37 longer semi-trailers from Gray & Adams. The supermarket’s latest boxes are being fitted with 27-degree BPW self-tracking axles that allow them to meet turning circle requirements. It has also opted for multi-temperature refrigeration – Carrier Vector 1950s with dual-discharge slim line evaporators. Previously, it has specified single-temperature systems with fans. John Ward, head of engineering at Morrisons said: “We’ve purchased these latest trailers for operation in the south of the country, where there […]
Temperature controlled operator Culina has bought 83 refrigeration units from Carrier Transicold as part of an ongoing fleet expansion.
Morrisons has signed a 25-year deal with Ocado to enable it to develop its online grocery home delivery business, using its logistics and technology operations along with a fleet of Morrisons-liveried vehicles.
Elddis Transport is focusing on efficiency with new trucks and trailers in a bid to mitigate the effect of the rising price of fuel.