Wincanton has ordered 100 new Mercedes-Benz Actros tractor units as part of its ongoing expansion plans. The trucks have been ordered with an emphasis on safety, and will all be fitted with Active Brake Assist and Proximity Control Assist systems. The vehicles are due to enter service next month, across its network. Carl Hanson, group fleet director, said: “Maintaining the highest levels of safety is a top priority for us and for our customers, and these vehicles are ahead of […]
A pallet wrapping company has warned that businesses are wasting hundreds of thousands of pounds per year by not ensuring goods are adequately packaged.
“We’re an all time high, we’ll change all that’s gone before, doin’ so much more….” This week the basket of shares in the MT Tracker hit it’s highest point since its inception. The basket now stands at 1,954.5p. Shares in Stobart Group are back in to triple figures for the first time since January; shares in Wincanton are at their highest level for the whole calendar year and shares in NWF Group and UK Mail are pretty much at the […]
Kitchen manufacturer and supplier Howdens Joinery has been fined £1.2m after a visiting HGV driver was crushed whilst delivering into one of its sites in 2014.