Volvo Group has made a €400m (£317m) provision after being notified by the European Commission (EC) that it is suspected of involvement in a cartel, along with several other heavy- and medium-duty truck manufacturers. Last month the EC informed a number of truck manufacturers that it suspected them of being involved in anti-competitive behaviour, via a formal notification known as a Statement of Objections, voicing concerns they may have agreed or co-ordinated their pricing behaviour. The manufacturers will have the […]
Condor Logistics has appointed 10 new staff members as well as taking delivery of seven new vehicles across the Iveco range as it looks to adapt to an increase of 120 consignments per day since it joined the Palletways last year. The Portsmouth-based operator expects this number to rise to 200 consignments by the end of the year and has invested in rigids ranging between 18 and 26 tonnes to assist with local distribution. “We have ambitious plans to grow […]
Matthew Kibble Transport (MKT) has taken delivery of its first Shakespeare Transport branded vehicles, following its acquisition of the company in March.
Fraikin has placed a £4m order for Euro-6 Iveco trucks for its rental division.