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Published on: 2019-10-18
The UK’s leading full service, clinical provider of out-of-hospital healthcare has ensured that it is fit for the future by ordering a new fleet of 140 refrigerated Mercedes-Benz vans. Healthcare at Home is the leading pan-European, insight-based managed medication service for complex medicines. Its unique offering supports better outcomes for…… Read more
Published on: 2019-10-18
Volvo Trucks is now introducing the Volvo Flexi-Gold Contract – a new usage-based service contract where monthly fees are aligned with actual mileage. This means hauliers have greater flexibility to adapt their operations to market conditions and demand. Connectivity has paved way for new, flexible solutions for service contracts and…… Read more
Published on: 2019-10-18
This week the fourth annual FORS Members’ Conference saw a packed hall of 450 delegates explore how the voluntary accreditation scheme can lead to safer, smarter, greener operations. The FORS Members’ Conference is now a pivotal annual fixture in the road transport industry, and this week’s event did not disappoint…. Read more
Published on: 2019-10-18
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has announced a new-generation version of its forklift solution for demanding loads of up to 54 tons. The Kalmar DCG380-540 is designed to offer the heavy-lifting power needed to handle the heavy loads typically seen in the stevedoring and metal industries combined with the smooth, precise control…… Read more
Published on: 2019-10-18
“FTA has been very consistent in wanting to Keep Britain Trading by making sure that the logistics Industry can deliver whatever political solution for Brexit prevails, with or without a deal. It is clear that there is not time now to prepare for a no-deal Brexit on October 31st: there…… Read more
Published on: 2019-10-18
Breakdown specialist Millers Recovery has hooked itself a couple of new stars in the shape of a pair of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans from Dealer Ciceley Commercials. Both are based at the operator’s headquarters in Longton, near Preston, and allocated to technicians who undertake roadside and on-site repairs to commercial vehicles…… Read more
Published on: 2019-10-18
In response to the report issued by the National Audit Office (NAO) Wednesday (16 October 2019) on border preparedness for a No Deal Brexit, Pauline Bastidon, FTA’s Head of European and Global Policy, comments: “The NAO report highlights the scale of the challenge for industry. It echoes’ FTA’s messages to government…… Read more
Published on: 2019-10-17
Traditional bakers Henllan Bakery of Denbigh has just increased its       delivery fleet with the arrival of a trio of new MAN TGE Flatframe Chassis Cowl box body delivery vans.  Established in 1908 by the Moore family and still a family run business to this day, Henllan Bakeries’…… Read more
Published on: 2019-10-17
When your 7.5-tonners are covering upwards of 120,000 km a year, you need to know they will last the pace. For Qualitex Supplies, only the Mercedes-Benz Atego can be trusted to go the distance. The three-pointed star has been an ever-present feature of its operation since 1990, when Managing Director…… Read more
Published on: 2019-10-17
Samskip has launched a new, direct weekly service connecting Portugal and the UK, introducing its own vessel to sustain links between Tilbury, Lisbon and Leixões and its multimodal hub port of Rotterdam. The Netherlands-based group introduced a 1,000TEU container ship on charter from November 1. It will sustain a UK-Portugal…… Read more
Published on: 2019-10-17
FORS would like to extend a very warm welcome to our latest FORS Champions and FORS Associates. FORS Champions specify FORS in their supply chain or promote FORS in other ways, while FORS Associates are those companies whose products and services directly align with the FORS philosophy of safety, efficiency… Read more
Published on: 2019-10-17
This week the fourth annual FORS Members’ Conference saw a packed hall of 450 delegates explore how the voluntary accreditation scheme can lead to safer, smarter and greener operations. The FORS Members’ Conference is now a pivotal annual fixture in the road transport industry, and this week’s event did not disappoint…. Read more
Published on: 2019-10-17
Maritime Transport Limited has reaffirmed its commitment to the Scania brand with orders for a total of 330 tractor units for delivery during 2019/20. Two-hundred-and-sixty trucks are now scheduled for delivery before the year end, with a further 70 due to enter service with the Felixstowe-based operator in 2020. The…… Read more
Published on: 2019-10-17
With over 30 years’ experience within the waste and recycling industry, Dunmow Waste Management has evolved from a small family run business to the fastest growing waste management business in Essex. With it’s origins as a skip hire company, Dunmow Waste now offers an extended range of services; including a…… Read more
Published on: 2019-10-16
Citroën UK has supplied a fleet of new Citroën Relay vans to City Electrical Factors (CEF) – the UK’s expert supplier of electrical products and services. CEF has added over 40 Relay L3H2 Enterprise panel vans to its nationwide delivery fleet. The vehicles are based at CEF stores around the…… Read more