Europe’s leading trailer maker Schmitz Cargobull is to open a new factory in Manchester to serve the UK and Irish markets. The new factory joins four Schmitz maunfacturing sites in Germany plus plants in Lithuania, Russia, Spain, Turkey and Australia. Andreas Schmitz, CEO of Schmitz Cargobull, said: “The UK is a key transport and logistics market and an important semi-trailer and rigid truck market for us. With the new plant we are moving closer to our customers and ensuring that […]
Gregory Distribution has invested in a fleet of 10 new temperature controlled trailers for its work with the Appleby Westward Group servicing Spar stores across the south west of England.
Scania is taking part in a major trial of long haul electrified trucks powered by overhead wires on the UK’s motorways.
Lincolnshire-based tipper and rigid trailer manufacturer Fruehauf has been placed into administration.