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 […]
DVSA has published the names of the first operators taking part in its flagship earned recognition pilot, with Wincanton, DPD and John Lewis among the 20-strong cohort.
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.
Fresh fruit and vegetable distributor Reynolds has taken 11 new Mercedes-Benz Actros tractor units from Fraikin, in its first deal with the leasing firm.