Northern-Ireland rental and leasing firm Hireco has bought 400 new trailers from SDC for £8m, adding the assets to £4.6m of trailers it has purchased from Krone, Schmitz Cargobull and Dennison. The order from SDC comprises 380 curtain-sided trailers and 20 box vans. The first delivery took place in April and will run through to September. The company has also bought £3.5m of skeletal trailers from Dennison, 20 box vans from Krone and £700,000 fridge trailers from Schmitz Cargobull. Hireco […]
Mobile elevated-platform supplier Lavendon Group has outsourced its in-house delivery and collection operation to Wincanton.
DHL has said it is too soon to know the impact that the collapse into administration of its client BHS will have on its operations.
Palletways has won a £2m, 12-month rolling contract with Better Bathrooms.com that will see the network move some 70,000 pallets a year. Bathroom furniture, accessories and suites will be transported from Palletways hubs in Fradley, Staffs; Greenford, London and Livingston, West Lothian. Two new jobs will also be created at the network as a result. Rob Gittins, UK sales director at Palletways Owned Operations, says: “Over the years, we have built a very sophisticated pallet delivery network and an extensive […]