Ryder has secured a deal with kitchen supplier Howdens Joinery to replace its entire fleet with 100 new Daf CF tractor units. The 75 CF460 6x2s and 25 CF440 4x2s all feature Space cabs and forward facing cameras. The new vehicles will operate at Howdens’ Yorkshire and Northampton distribution hubs, as well as its four regional transportation hubs. Charlie Nissen, national transport manager at Howdens, said: “We had previously carried out our own evaluation of various makes and models and […]
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