Perennial Freight has taken delivery of 50 tri-axle euroliner curtainsiders from SDC Trailers. The trailer order, which boosts the firm’s trailer fleet to more than 700, is in response to the growth of the its European business. Perennial Freight, which moves 25,000 full loads a year, operates a fleet of 70 trucks from five locations across Ireland, the UK and Europe, including its headquarters in Wexford Ireland. Perennial Freight commercial director Chris Smyth said: “Due to the continued growth of […]
Brexit uncertainty and slowing sales have forced SDC Trailers to look at cutting “a number of jobs” at its plants in Mansfield and Toomebridge in Northern Ireland, the manufacturer revealed this week.
The UK’s 100 largest operators are more profitable than they were last year and employ more people, according to the Motor Transport Top 100 2015, in association with SDC.
Acumen Distribution has put four more 15.65m longer semi-trailers on the road, taking the total number of trailers it operates under the DfT trial to 21.