MAN Truck & Bus UK has purchased the HRVS Group from the Lockwood Group for an undisclosed sum. The move sees the acquisition of five MAN dealerships located in Ripley, Stoke-on-Trent, Sheffield, Scunthorpe and Sleaford, and a customer workshop in Burton-upon-Trent. HRVS Group has been a MAN dealership for over 17 years. Before becoming MAN franchised agents, the company supported longstanding ERF customers. The deal is supported by MAN Truck & Bus UK’s £20m strategy, launched in 2018, to invest […]
PML shifts operations to Kent to avoid “crippling” LEZ charges as it slams London Mayor for ignoring its pleas
The “crippling” impact of London’s Low Emission Zone (LEZ) has forced logistics firm Perishable Movements Limited (PML) to move some of its operations out of London to Kent, the company said this week.
Essex-based freight forwarder and haulier Simarco has purchased Longport-Staffordshire based IFB for an undisclosed sum.
Sir Peter Hendy, commissioner at TfL, opened the fourth meeting of the Construction Logistics and Cycle Safety (Clocs) initiative with an admission: “I did not expect this activity to grow as quickly as it has.” He added later in his keynote speech: “You all work on relatively thin margins but you’re bursting with ideas about how to make things safer.”