Commercial vehicle distributor Harris Maxus is set to open new UK headquarters at Birchwood Park, Warrington. The new site is part of expansion plans by the Dublin-based firm which is forecasting growth of over 200% in 2021. Harris Maxus is the sole distributor for the Maxis diesel and electric range of vehicles in the UK and right-hand drive markets in Europe. Harris is part of a partnership signed in 2015 with Chinese manufacturer SAIC Motor – the name behind Maxus, […]
Armagh-based haulier Global Cargo Solutions (GCS) has taken delivery of 20 new high cube SDC curtainsiders supplied through rental and lease specialist Hireco N.I on a long-term contract.
It has emerged that the Treasury’s plan to extend the existing island fuel rebate scheme to parts of mainland UK may not result in the same 5p/litre rebate enjoyed by those already in the scheme.
Meachers Global Logistics and Steve Porter Transport Group have launched phase one of a partnership they hope will develop, generating new business and stripping out duplication from their respective networks. The strategic partnership, which began in earnest this week after months of preparatory work, sees Meachers trunking the Isle of Wight-based Steve Porter Transport’s overnight groupage from Southampton to its Midlands DCs in Northampton and Coventry. The trunking includes work undertaken by Steve Porter Transport as part of the Fortec […]