EV Cargo has appointed a “brand ambassador” to help boost its global exposure: British rally driver Elfyn Evans. The 32-year-old is an official driver for the Toyota Gazoo Racing Rally Team, which competes in the FIA World Rally Championships (WRC). EV Cargo said the WRC was a significant promotional platform, with TV audiences expected to reach one billion this year. Dave Holland, EV Cargo vice president, said: “The partnership with Elfyn will allow the EV Cargo brand to be exposed […]
Scania (GB) has won an order for at least 2,250 trucks from Consortium Purchasing, an operation led by William Stobart, executive chairman of Greenwhitestar Acquisitions (which owns Eddie Stobart, The Pallet Network and iForce), and Allan Jenkinson (owner of A W Jenkinson Forest Products).
Demand for gas-powered trucks more than doubled last year, despite the Covid-19 pandemic, and could triple this year as operators and their customers ramp up efforts to meet net zero targets, according to industry experts.
ArrowXL has spent half a million pounds upgrading its hand-held delivery software to increase efficiency.