Infrastructure services provider John Henry Group has contracted out fleet provision and management of more than 500 CVs to Enterprise Flex-E-Rent. The group previously managed its own vehicles but wanted a more flexible arrangement. Enterprise Flex-E-Rent will provide vehicles on a contract hire basis, as well as long and short-term rentals. It has also introduced a maintenance schedule to minimise downtime and handle vehicle repairs and like-for-like replacements when necessary. “Enterprise’s UK-wide coverage and team of mobile engineers means that […]
MT Awards 2017 winner profile Temperature Controlled Operator of the Year sponsored by Enterprise Flex-E-Rent
Temperature-controlled storage and distribution firm McCulla (Ireland) serves the UK, Ireland and the continent and secured this year’s award for its flexible, innovative performance.
Enterprise Rent-A-Car UK is buying rival SHB Hire, a move with the potential to create one of the UK’s largest commercial vehicle (CV) rental companies.
Renewed economic confidence and a focus on efficiencies saw an increase in the amount of mergers and acquisitions in 2014 as operators looked to strengthen, diversify and consolidate. Motortransport.co.uk takes a look back at a surprisingly strong year of M&A activity. In February, Pollock (Scotrans) acquired Blackburn-based haulier Gilbraith (TS) for an undisclosed seven figure sum, giving the Scottish operator extended reach into north-west England. April saw Essex-based freight forwarder and haulier Simarco purchase Longport-Staffordshire based IFB for an undisclosed […]