Asco Foods has sealed a contract hire and maintenance deal with Prohire for two 26-tonne Mercedes-Benz Actros vehicles and a DAF 18-tonner. Asco Foods director Sunny Chadha said the deal was in response to the firm’s increasing volumes of bulk goods. “That has resulted in needing the right payload and the ability to have the flexibility of ambient, frozen and chilled products in any pallet configuration,” he said. He added that the inclusion of a full maintenance package was another […]
Established in 1997, Prohire has enjoyed continuous growth from both existing and new business over the last 22 years, offering a full range of contract hire, rental and fleet management services for vehicles from car-derived vans to 44-tonne tractor units.
Prohire has invested nearly £1m in its ‘spot rental’ fleet as demand for hire vehicles continues to increase.
Fleet management firm Prohire Group has sold a majority stake in the business to private equity house NorthEdge Capital in a move aimed at fuelling its acquisition strategy.