Refrigerated rental company Petit Forestier has spent £20m upgrading its short-term hire fleet. The company, which received the Motor Transport Apprenticeship of the Year award last year, plans to make a similar sized fleet investment in 2016. The new vehicles bring Petit Forestier’s short term hire fleet to 1,200, and pushes the size of its total UK and Ireland fleet to more than 5,000 vehicles, distributed across 16 depots. Pat Skelly, MD Petit Forestier UK, said: “By understanding our customers’ […]
Ray Ashworth had an illustrious career at DAF Trucks but it was his work to improve the industry’s image, promote career opportunities and develop apprenticeships that won over the judges.
Leasing and rental provider Fraikin has signed a new contract with Menzies Distribution, which will see it provide 50 new trucks and vans to the distribution and logistics company.
Bibby Distribution has launched a 12-month apprenticeship scheme to attract school leavers into the logistics sector.