EV Cargo Global Forwarding has promoted Russell Lawrence (pictured) to the new post of vice president of the UK region. The company said the appointment is part of a major management restructuring which sees another two posts created as it gears up for major global growth. Nick Toye takes on the role of vice president of global product and procurement of ocean freight and retains his position as UK chairman of the firm’s Far East cargo line, while Simon Power […]
The administrator of Mercedes truck dealer Roanza has confirmed that the sale of parts of the business and its assets earlier this week, which saved 340 jobs, was a pre-pack deal. Grant Thornton UK LLP in Manchester was appointed to the Warrington truck and van dealer, as well as subsidiary Premier Vehicle Rental, on 8 September. Roanza operated full service Mercedes truck and van dealerships under franchise from eight sites. In a letter to customers, new chairman Sid Sadique (pictured) […]
Wincanton’s group HSQ director, Dean Clamp, is to join the board of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT UK).
Isuzu Truck UK has supplied a further 50 13.5-tonne refrigerated trucks into the national distribution fleet at JJ Foodservice.