Bridgestone has extended its existing relationship with Axis Fleet Management, signing a deal at last week’s CV Show to provide tyres and whole-life support for the hire firm’s entire fleet. Previously, the tyre manufacturer had been responsible for 70% of the 3,000-plus-strong Axis fleet of MANs and Dafs. The deal follows recent contract extensions with both Arla and Ryder. Greg Ward, Bridgestone’s commercial sales director, said that while the company’s “industry leading tyre products played a big factor” in the […]
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.
Ryder has taken delivery of a multi-marque Euro-6 demonstrator fleet to enable its rental and contract hire customers to carry out their own road trials.
Tyre manufacturer Bridgestone is re-opening its European plants from today (20 April 2020).