International logistics company Brian Yeardley Continental has added 10 new Schmitz Cargobull box trailers to its exhibitions and events logistics division. The new additions bring the number of low-ride box trailers in the events and exhibition fleet to 26. The firm cited the trailers’ security features, which include SBS locks and galvanised steel body panels and the low unladen weight of the new units as key reasons for the purchase. MD Kevin Hopper said: “In our opinion these are the […]
Heywood, Lancashire logistics firm Yearsley Group has begun taking delivery of the first of 26 new trucks and 50 new trailers being added to the fleet to cope with additional business.
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Brian Yeardley Continental said a willingness to reinvent itself and innovate had helped boost turnover by 17% during 2012. Summary accounts for the year ending 31 December 2012 showed sales increased to £10.2m during the period, compared with £8.7m in 2011. However, managing director Kevin Hopper said he expected a tough 2013 and that the Featherstone based company was investigating further cost savings within the business as a result. Hopper said it identified a need from some of its biggest […]