VMS Fleet Management has acquired southwest-based rental, contract hire and sales business Western Truck Rental for an undisclosed sum. VMS said the acquisition will allow Western to grow and expand while continuing to serve existing customers from its base in the Southwest of England. The deal sees VMS take immediate control of Western Truck Rental’s two sites in Barnstaple and Tiverton, as well as the 20-strong workforce. Western Truck Rental, which operates in Devon and surrounding areas, offers self-drive hire, […]
Whirlpool is the UK’s only white goods manufacturer to manage its own in-house home delivery network – Hotpoint Home Solutions – and its bosses are determined to match or exceed the standards of any 3PL.
In 50 years Salford Van Hire (SVH) has established itself as one of the most influential players in the CV market. The Manchester-based business was created by Italian-born Raffaello Bacci (pictured, centre) in the 1960s when Mr B, as he is known to his 200 employees, spotted an opportunity to provide business transport to the wider market while working at his grandfather’s lampshade- making firm.
Suttons Group subsidiary Suttons International has invested in 100 additional 24,000 litre ISO tank containers to bolster the firm’s international tank container fleet.