Vehicle rental firm Fraikin has welcomed a new chief executive and chief finance officer to its board of directors. Chief executive Ed Cowell has joined Fraikin after two years with tools and plant hire firm Speedy Services and began work in his new role this week. He said he looked forward to bringing new ideas to the firm and “playing a key part in shaping the next chapter in Fraikin’s near 40-year UK history”. Cowell is supported by recently appointed […]
DBC Foodservice had no vehicle assets despite having 230 of them when it went under in March, as its fleet was run on a contract-hire basis. The £300m turnover company supplied some of the best known cafes, restaurants and bars on the high Street including Caffé Nero, Prezzo, Loch Fyne and vodka bar chain Revolution. DBC’s fleet of mainly Dafs delivered 8,000 multi-temperature products to customers each year. However, after attempts to sell the business earlier this year failed, administrator […]
Fraikin has created two new roles within the business to support its growth plans in the business’s 40th anniversary year.