Grocontinental has opened a £6.5m chilled warehouse and taken delivery of 65 new trucks in response to increasing customer demand. The trucks, a mixture of Euro-6 Daf XFs and Euro-5 TGX 6×2 units [under derogation], will all be in operation by the end of the year. Five are additions to the fleet and 60 are replacements for older vehicles. It has also added 10 refrigerated Gray & Adams trailers to the fleet. Joint MD David Grocott (pictured right with joint […]
Even before coronavirus, bricks and mortar retailers were facing an existential crisis. Soaring business rates, rent reviews, and minimum wages were already putting pressure on the size and scale of physical shops.
DAF has refreshed its LF range with a new ‘city friendly’ engine, exterior design and optional lowered passenger window to enhance safety.
Half of all HGV, freight and cargo crimes in 2020 occurred at unsecured road side parking, with almost a quarter taking place at motorway service areas (MSAs), according to the freight division of the National Vehicle Crime Intelligence Service (NAVCIS).