Rental, leasing and contract hire firm Dawsongroup truck and trailer has made a £50m investment in 700 trucks and 600 trailers, which will be delivered later this year. The move is in anticipation of an economic recovery in the UK, following the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic and Brexit. This latest move follows the firm’s £75m investment in new stock in 2020, which added over 850 new trucks and nearly 1,000 trailers to its fleet. In the same period, around […]
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Dawsongroup has appointed the daughter of chairman Peter Dawson to the group’s main board, after eight years managing the firm’s property portfolio. Freya Dawson has become group property director and said the appointment was certainly not because of her family connections. She said: “When your surname is Dawson, people understandably expect you to have an easier time in the business. I can tell you the reverse is true! I have been fabulously supported by people at every level in the […]