MT award winner Expect Distribution has reignited its relationship with Volvo Trucks after a decade apart and added six new FH 6×2 tractor units to its fleet. The Bradford-based warehousing, contract logistics and palletised freight firm said it had been impressed with the fuel consumption of a demonstrator vehicle and so it had taken on the FHs, with globetrotter cabs and 12-speed I-Shift gearbox, on contract hire. Read more MT Awards 2020: Shrewd moves take Expect to the Haulier of […]
John Lewis Partnership (JLP) is building a biomethane gas filling station at its Bracknell Waitrose site to fuel 120 HGVs, as it pulls forward its ambition to eliminate fossil fuels from its fleet by 2030.
Hicks Logistics has moved into warehousing after the acquisition of a 20,000ft² industrial unit next to its Caldicot base on the Severn Bridge Industrial Estate. The company hopes the diversification will boost its annual turnover from £7.5m to around the £10m mark, and has taken on ten more staff taking its team to 80.
Whistl is accelerating its expansion into e-fulfillment with the opening of three new depots.