Ryder has signed a deal to become vehicle leasing partner for Travis Perkins’ fleet of 620 vehicles. The agreement was finalised back in December of last year after its previous supplier, Gullivers, went into administration. However, the announcement was delayed until this month. Commented Travis Perkins group fleet director Graham Bellman: “It was a hugely challenging time for us – and for Ryder. Within 48 hours of being contacted, Ryder had prepared and delivered a commercial proposal for 620 rigid […]
DBC Foodservice had no vehicle assets despite having 230 of them when it went under in March, as its fleet was run on a contract-hire basis. The £300m turnover company supplied some of the best known cafes, restaurants and bars on the high Street including Caffé Nero, Prezzo, Loch Fyne and vodka bar chain Revolution. DBC’s fleet of mainly Dafs delivered 8,000 multi-temperature products to customers each year. However, after attempts to sell the business earlier this year failed, administrator […]
Deputy London mayor for environment and energy, Shirley Rodriguez, has pledged her support to the drive towards lower emission commercial vehicles.