Europa Road has taken delivery of its first electric truck from commercial vehicle contract hire business Vertellus. The Renault E-Tech 18-tonne truck has been installed at Europa Road’s groupage 1hub in Dartford, as part of Vertellus’ three-month ‘try-before-you-buy’ EV Discovery Programme, . The trial will see Europa Road use the electric truck to travel between […]
Electric truck maker Volta has appointed Claes Nilsson (pictured) to its board of directors following an extensive career at AB Volvo. Nilsson latterly held the position of president of Volvo Trucks and member of its executive board. Prior to this, he was responsible for Volvo Trucks regions in Europe, South America, Asia and Africa, as […]
Heavy investment by R Swain & Sons led to a dip in profits last year, but it has stood the national distribution firm in a strong position for the future, according to its MD.
Advanced Supply Chain (ASC) has invested £60m in a new operating facility in Nettetal, Germany (pictured), which will create 400 jobs over the next three years. The company, which specialises in retail logistics and is part of the Reconomy Group, said 150 jobs would be created at the 233,000sq ft facility during the first year […]