Kier Group has taken delivery of a 100% electric welfare van from Renault Trucks as part of its green fleet expansion plan. The Master Z.E L2H2 was provided by VMS Fleet Management as part of its new long-term rental partnership with Kier. The services company approached it having seen the vehicle at the design stage at Clarks Conversions. VMS had the truck converted to a welfare van, and then worked with Kier to fit its needs. The van has a […]
UK Mail has won a distribution contract with Shropshire-based bird food provider CJ WildBird Foods. The contract, which was effective from July, will see the parcel carrier collect from the wildlife feed retailer every day and deliver its products throughout the UK and Ireland. The retailer switched its distribution contract after reviewing the service it received from its previous carrier. Group commercial manager Linda Hanks said it chose UK Mail due to its quote on price and service and said […]
Electric truck data connectivity will bring operators “massive” operational gains, software specialist predicts
The data connectivity provided by electric trucks will mean a bigger revolution for fleet management than the vehicles themselves, r2c Online is forecasting.
XPO Logistics has secured a new long-term reverse logistics contract with supermarket retailer Asda Walmart, after delivering a number of cost-cutting innovations.