Expected fuel savings of 7% have prompted Waitrose to order a new batch of Gray & Adams trailers, which been developed with Cambridge University. It is the third consecutive year the supermarket, part of the John Lewis Partnership, has placed an order for the ‘boat tail’ trailers. Built at Gray & Adams’ Fraserburgh HQ, the trailers were built after testing the manufacturer’s product in a wind tunnel and making a series of modifications based on the findings. These included a smooth […]
Wincanton has won a contract extension with Waitrose for storage and distribution of wines and spirits to 357 UK outlets, which include supermarkets, motorway service stations, Ocado and Waitrose Cellar sites.
Waitrose is trialling six dual-fuel trucks with aerodynamic trailers in a bid to reduce carbon emissions and improve fuel consumption in its own-account fleet.
John Lewis Partnership has a long-term plan to see its entire fleet run on biomethane by 2025.