Leasing and rental provider Fraikin has signed a new contract with Menzies Distribution, which will see it provide 50 new trucks and vans to the distribution and logistics company. The new vehicles, which include 37 replacement vehicles and 13 additional assets, include Iveco New Daily 6.5- and 7-tonne vans, Iveco Eurocargo 7.5- and 18- tonne trucks, a MAN 6×2 tractor unit, a Montracon 45′ curtainside trailer and a Mercedes Antos 26-tonne rigid. The fleet, which will be used to distribute newspapers […]
Menzies Distribution is looking increasingly towards the parcels market as it looks to diversify the business to offset falling revenues from its core newspaper distribution business.
Fraikin has placed a £4m order for Euro-6 Iveco trucks for its rental division.
City Link has ordered 86 Cartwright-built double-deck trailers as part of its fleet replacement cycle.