Bartrums Group has added another 20 fifth-generation Mercedes-Benz Actros tractor units to its fleet following an order of 11 it commissioned last year. The move by the Suffolk family-owned haulier reflects the strong position in which it is emerging from the pandemic and its determination to future-proof the fleet. It specified Mercedes-Benz Trucks’ twin-screen Multimedia Cockpit for all 31 trucks, with features such as the open platform Truck App Portal, which enables fleet managers to assign apps to individual vehicles. […]
Scotland’s timber transport industry has received a £7m boost from the government to improve infrastructure and recover from the pandemic.
Mercedes-Benz Vans UK MD Steve Bridge is joining Warrington-based eStar Truck & Van on 1 February 2021.
Inadequate notice by employers of changing shift patterns in haulage and warehousing is damaging workers’ health and destroying family lives, according to trade union Unite.