Fraikin has won a tender to replace all of laminates manufacturer Rearo’s fleet of owned trucks and vans with a contract hire solution made up of Mercedes-Benz Actros, DAF LFs and Sprinters. It secured the deal after demonstrating how hiring assets could help Rearo manage operating costs, particularly with regards to scheduled and unscheduled maintenance and repair. Fraikin said the vehicles included a telematics package to give Rearo vehicle and driver performance data. Charles Brady, Rearo transport manager said: “When […]
The UK’s youngest female transport manager CPC holder has slammed the logistics sector for not doing enough to attract new recruits.
Police are calling on HGV drivers to report anything suspicious when parked up at motorway service areas (MSAs) after a slew of thefts last month.
North East England haulier Hawthorns Logistics is encouraging other operators to follow its lead and fit alcohol interlock devices to HGVs in an effort to curb concerns over drink driving.