Wholesaler AG Parfett & Sons has signed a new deal with Ryder for 26 DAF LF230 18t trucks. The move will support continued expansion at the company, which owns the Go Local store brand. The new trucks will operate from five of the seven Parfetts depots: Somercotes, Aintree, Sheffield, Middlesbrough and Stockport. Parfetts’ other two depots are at Anfield and Halifax. On average, the trucks will make between eight and nine drops a day to customers, delivering a mixture of […]
Two builders’ merchant companies have been disqualified from holding HGV licences by the West Midlands Traffic Commissioner and their licences revoked.
Durite, the UK’s leading brand in Vehicle Safety, Lighting and Auto Electrical parts for commercial vehicles and general automotive aftermarket, has been acquired by Safe Fleet, a global leader in fleet safety solutions headquartered in Belton, Missouri, USA.
Royal Mail’s “astonishing reversal of fortunes” after the online shopping surge during the pandemic means it expects to make an adjusted operating profit of £700m, more than double last year’s £325m.