VW has extended its reach into the US truck manufacturing market after signing off on a $3.7bn deal for its heavy-truck unit Traton to acquire Navistar International. Navistar, the maker of International branded trucks, is a major player in North America. The deal will allow Traton, which makes Scania and MAN vehicles, to expand beyond sales in Europe and Latin America and lay down a global challenge to rivals Daimler and Volvo. VW will provide Traton with a 12-18-month loan […]
A committed customer base and varied operations helped Kent-based R Swain & Sons grow both turnover and pre-tax profit last year.
Volvo Trucks will be displaying a 6×2 hook-lift rigid from its new FE-Electric range at next week’s Freight in the City Expo in London.
Former staff at Cartwright Group who lost their jobs when the business entered administration are pursuing legal action after alleging that it failed to properly consult them.