Healthcare specialist operator Movianto has taken delivery of 32 Daf CFs in the first stage of a complete fleet refresh over the next 12 months. The 32 CFs were supplied by Close Brothers Vehicle Hire and will be used to trunk product around Movianto’s UK network as well as completing wholesaler deliveries. The next stage will see the replacement of its rigid fleet, which it primarily uses for hospital deliveries, followed by its van fleet, which it uses for deliveries […]
Daf has pledged three years of sponsorship to the Think Logistics scheme, joining Abbey Logistics and the RHA, in its drive to bring in a new generation of the logistics workforce.
Plumb Centre owner Wolseley UK has purchased ten Daf CF85s as part of its fleet replacement programme.
Medical 3pl giant Movianto is to be sold by parent company Celesio to US firm Owens & Minor for €130m. Celesio says it wants to divest of logistics arm Movianto, which has been part of the German-based company since 2004, to concentrate on its core sectors of pharmaceutical wholesaling and pharmacies, which accounts for 95% of the group’s business. It adds that the divestment will happen more swiftly than originally planned due to “the buyer’s reputation for quality and integrity”. […]