Lincolnshire haulier Rase Distribution is attempting to attract top-class drivers with a £925,000 fleet refresh. The move follows Rase Distribution’s acquisition by chemical warehousing and transport specialist HW Coates in February this year. The Palletways member is spending £700,000 on new trucks and £225,000 on new trailers in a bid to attract drivers. The new additions to the fleet include four Volvo tractor units, three 26-tonne Scania curtainsiders with cantilever tail lifts, one 12-tonne DAF curtainsider and ten Lawrence David […]
The chief executive of Wincanton does not expect a wave of consolidation in the UK road transport sector, arguing that recent high-profile acquisitions have been standalone deals rather than part of a trend.
Cambridgeshire based logistics provider H&M Distribution has appointed Vince Mattera as commercial manager.
Palletways has struck a deal with Royal Mail’s Parcelforce Worldwide to deliver palletised express freight on behalf of the parcels company.