Fleet management, contract hire and rental specialist Fraikin has appointed Darren Hall (pictured) as MD. Hall’s appointment comes just weeks after the departure of Fraikin chief executive Ed Cowell who left to “pursue other interests”, according to the company. Hall joins Fraikin after five years as chief executive at Fraikin’s Middle East business Fraikin Dayim. Prior to that he was MD of chemical application specialist Safetykleen UK. Hall faces the challenge of bringing Fraikin back into the black. In its […]
Refrigerated vehicle rental firm Petit Forestier has abandoned its bid to buy leasing company Fraikin Group after opposition from the French Competition Authority.
Fraikin has placed a £4m order for Euro-6 Iveco trucks for its rental division.
Nearly three-quarters (70.4%) of operators struggle to fill their HGV driver vacancies some or all of the time, according to new research just published by motortransport.co.uk.