Industry News

Overview of the UK Commercial Vehicle Industry 2015 report out now

December 19, 2014 Peter Steele

UK operators are typically thought of as a conservative bunch and research conducted on behalf of Motor Transport late last year goes some way towards providing that idiom, as Euro-5 continues to dominate UK operator fleets. That said, the findings of the 2015 Overview of the UK Commercial Vehicle Industry report, produced by MT publisher Road Transport Media on behalf of Texaco and in association with Continental, Euro-6 has made remarkable headway in the past two years showing that we […]

Quiet Cities
Industry News

Quiet Cities video now live

December 18, 2014 Ashleigh Wight

The Quiet Cities video is now live on the event’s website, showcasing highlights of November’s two-day global summit at Twickenham Stadium.

Interviews

Burnt Tree set for growth under new ownership

December 16, 2014 Steve Hobson

Just three months into his new job as vice president and MD of Enterprise Flex-E-Rent and Burnt Tree, MT meets Danny Glynn (pictured) at Enterprise Car Rentals’ swanky nearly-new European headquarters in Egham, Surrey. “Don’t touch the walls, the paint might still be wet,” he jokes.

Interviews

Margin remains king for Gregory

December 16, 2014 Steve Hobson

Like many family-owned hauliers, Gregory Distribution is now run by the third generation – in this case CEO John Gregory – after being set up between the two world wars. “My grandfather started in 1919 with a horse and cart,” says Gregory. “His first truck was an ex-First World War Model T Ford, but the trucks all went off to Second World War. My father joined him when the first truck came back after the war.”