Menzies Distribution has launched the first three electric vehicles into its Scottish delivery fleet as part of wider plans to roll out an electric fleet across its national network. The move brings the total number of the logistics firm’s electric fleet to 120. Menzies claims to have the UK’s largest all electric vehicle fleet as well as the largest commercial charging infrastructure in the UK through its subsidiary, Gnewt. The three vans, which are Nissan eNV-200s with a Voltia conversion, will operate […]
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