Bibby Distribution has not let Covid-19 stand in the way of its fleet replacement strategy this year, after committing to spending £14m on new assets. The replacement programme is the company’s largest ever and involves investment in new trucks, specialist trailers and tankers. Additions include 60 MAN TGX 6×2 tractor units; 15 Scania R-Series 6x2s; 12 Feldbinder liquid tank trailers and 160 high cubic capacity curtainsiders. The 3PL’s fleet now comprises 480 trucks and 1,400 trailers. Adam Purshall, Bibby fleet […]
DHL is investing £17.5m to improve capacity at key locations across its UK network as parcel volumes continue to surge.
TIP Trailer Services UK has acquired the entire share capital of Bell Trailers (Rental), adding a fleet of 1,400 trailers to its 13,000 strong trailer portfolio.
Temperature controlled storage and transport firm Reed Boardall has been named Fresh and Frozen Foods Haulier of the Year by retailer Tesco. The firm, which operates from a 142,000 pallet capacity cold store in Boroughbridge, North Yorkshire and runs 160 refrigerated trucks, won the award for a combination of good service and the use of high-capacity double-deck reefer trailers.