Coventry-based Slam Transport said Volvo had ticked all the boxes after ordering 10 FH with I-Save 4×2 tractor units. The deal marks the first time in more than six years the company has chosen Volvo for its fleet, which revolves largely around moving parcels between Amazon e-fulfilment centres. It said it chose the FH after being impressed with their fuel economy, as well as positive driver feedback, from a demonstrator supplied by Volvo Truck and Bus Centre East Anglia. Read […]
Logistics companies and their customers are responding to seismic changes in online retail in an effort to tackle what is predicted to be an unprecedented peak in Christmas shopping.
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