Greene King has taken on nine Daf CFs from Ryder for dray deliveries across the South East. The 26-tonne 6×2 rigids have Don-Bur curtainsided bodies mounted on a three-axle chassis with day cab and are the first in the fleet to feature the London Glory beer branding, alongside branding for its other leading ales Greene King IPA and Abbot Ale. The customised trucks offer easier and safer unloading for dray drivers, with features including EN12642 XL accredited load restraint system; […]
Lloyd Fraser Group has placed a 55-truck order with rental firm Ryder following a major 3PL contract win with an undisclosed fashion retailer. The order comprises 45 rigids – 16 Daf LF 7.5-tonners and 29 CF 18-tonne box trucks – which will be used on multi-drop delivery work, as well as 10 Renault Premium 44-tonne tractor units, which will be used on overnight trunking runs to the company’s five hubs. Ryder won the contract following a competitive tender, and Lloyd […]
Operators are more optimistic about their vehicle acquisition strategy in 2015 than they were in 2014, predicting that more new vehicles will be bought this year compared with last year.
Ryder has sealed a contract hire deal with West Midlands-based Plastic Coatings for three new 18-tonne DAF CF230 rigid trucks. The deal comes ahead of the 20th anniversary of Ryder and Plastic Coatings’ working relationship this summer.