Warburtons is trialling the FUSO eCanter in preparation for the rise in the use of commercial electric vehicles (EVs). The family-owned bread maker has added a 7.5-tonne FUSO eCanter to the fleet at its Bolton bakery to make 4am deliveries of fresh bread to as many as 25 supermarkets and independent stores, mainly in the central Manchester area. The FUSO eCanter comes with an electric drivetrain which employs six 13.8 kWh lithium-ion batteries with a total power output of 82.8 […]
Logistics giant orders 123 Petit Forestier trucks featuring Carrier Transicold refrigeration technology
Petit Forestier has supplied 123 rigid trucks to a major logistics customer, all featuring Carrier Transicold Syberia MT (multi-temperature) systems.
The large-scale transition to electric commercial vehicles and economic recovery can only be achieved if a “favourable” Brexit deal is thrashed out, according to the SMMT.
Transport businesses looking to electrify their depot-based vehicle fleet are being offered a new site planning tool developed by UK Power Networks.