Hoyer has selected Goodyear as its new tyre provider, ending a relationship with Michelin that began 18 years ago. The bulk liquid distribution giant will fit its 400 units and 780 trailers in the UK, as well as 4,000 trucks and trailers across Europe, with KMax, FuelMax and Goodyear retreaded products. Hoyer will also utilise Goodyear’s TruckForce tyre management programme, roadside assistance and FleetOnlineSolutions. Allan Davison, operations director at Hoyer, said: “The nature of our operation sees us transport hazardous materials […]
Wincanton says it is “extremely disappointed” that Unite failed to persuade its tanker driver members to accept proposals put forward over terms and conditions after six days of talks at conciliation service Acas. A spokeswoman for the operator says: “Along with the five other employers, Wincanton entered into the talks in good faith, having clearly stated that sector-wide collective bargaining on pay was not to be on the agenda. “With just one third of the industry represented by the employers […]
Hoyer has announced plans to grow its Petrolog business with Shell for the delivery of retail fuels in the UK.
Prometeon Tyre Group has appointed Ali Yilmaz as marketing manager for the UK, Eire and Nordic countries.