DPD is to operate the UK’s first eVitos from Mercedes-Benz Vans, which will be used across its London delivery operation. The parcels firm has ordered 10 long-bodied 3.2-tonne versions of the mid-sized all-electric van, which will all join the fleet by the end of the May or early June at the latest. DPD opened the first of eight planned micro depots in the capital late last year in Westminster, followed by all-electric operations at Shoreditch and Hyde Park. A national […]
Fraikin has won a tender to replace all of laminates manufacturer Rearo’s fleet of owned trucks and vans with a contract hire solution made up of Mercedes-Benz Actros, DAF LFs and Sprinters.
Potter Logistics has expanded its presence in Merseyside after acquiring an additional 87,000 ft² DC on the Knowsley Industrial Park.
TNT Express has confirmed that the European Commission has temporarily suspended a merger bid with rival postal company UPS. Despite the delay, which will allow the EU regulator to compile more information, TNT Express say that they “would still anticipate a closing in the fourth quarter.” A spokesman for TNT Express tells MT.co.uk: “We have been notified of what is expected to be a temporary delay in the European Commission’s review process. Suspensions are not uncommon, it’s the result of […]