Pets a Home has taken delivery of 11 Cartwright step-frame double deck trailers. The curtainsiders, which went into service last month, feature Cheetah aerodynamic profiles and a Moffett at the rear of the trailer. Pets at Home general manager for transport Steve Travis said: “We have developed over time a very good working relationship with the Cartwright team.” He added that Cartwright’s willingness to tailor the deal was “a testament to how receptive they are to meeting our specification”. Read […]
Construction products manufacturer British Gypsum has entered into a new contract with DHL for the distribution of plaster products from its site at Barrow upon Soar, Leicestershire. DHL will transport all deliveries from the site to customers across the UK, handling up to 130 full loads a day.
Morrisons has ordered a batch of 37 longer semi-trailers from Gray & Adams. The supermarket’s latest boxes are being fitted with 27-degree BPW self-tracking axles that allow them to meet turning circle requirements.
Trailer manufacturers and dealers are warning of a “trailer drought” in the UK ahead of the Black Friday and Christmas peaks, with prices for second hand trailers reaching unprecedented levels.