Office supplies company Lyreco UK has placed an order with Burnt Tree for almost 60 light commercial vehicles. As part of the operator’s fleet replacement programme, Burnt Tree will supply 57 Mercedes Sprinter 513 integral vans to Lyreco, along with a 7.5-tonne Daf LF45 box rigid with tail lift and a VW Caddy Maxi van. The vans have been supplied on a five-year contract hire basis and come with Burnt Tree’s online fleet management tool FleetForce. The first 30 Mercedes […]
Premier Logistics has won a contract with the Blueberry Group to meet its palletised freight needs.
Fakenham, Norfolk haulier Jack Richards & Son has reported a 56% rise in pre-tax profit, and £2.3m rise in turnover, for the year ending 31 May 2012. The firm said the increase was down to a number of factors, including a slight hardening in rates, successful efforts to improve fuel consumption, a fortuitously-timed Christmas break and a number of new contracts that helped cut empty running. Turnover at the vehicle operator rose almost 9% during the year, from £25.6m to […]
Suttons Tankers, part of Suttons Group, is to end its eight-year relationship with British Sugar.