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Fleetmaxx Solutions opens a new office in Berwick-upon-Tweed

Fleetmaxx Solutions opens a new office in Berwick-upon-Tweed

Fleetmaxx Solutions has opened a new office in Berwick-upon-Tweed, despite the new Covid-19 restrictions in place for the North East. As a fuel card service provider, the company is aiming to keep businesses moving and people’s livelihoods growing even during these challenging times.

DVSA highlights the danger of defective aftermarket truck brake drums

DVSA highlights the danger of defective aftermarket truck brake drums

On 18 September 2020, the DVSA issued a warning about seriously defective aftermarket truck brake drums, citing two cases of failure in non-Scania components fitted to Scania P-series trucks.

Clive Warcup Transport celebrates its Golden Jubilee in style with Scania

Clive Warcup Transport celebrates its Golden Jubilee in style with Scania

Driffield, East Yorkshire-based transport specialist, Clive Warcup Transport Limited, has celebrated its first half century in business with a special presentation organised by founder and Managing Director Clive Warcup’s fellow directors, wife Diane and son Brian and their key truck supplier, Scania.

Total Distribution, Inc. honoured as First Place Fleet Safety Award Winner by Florida Trucking Association

Total Distribution, Inc. honoured as First Place Fleet Safety Award Winner by Florida Trucking Association

Total Distribution, Inc. (TDI), a Peoples Services, Inc. company, has been honoured as the First Place Fleet Safety Award winner as voted on by Florida Trucking Association’s Safety Management Council. 

L&R Haulage build premium furniture delivery service with PODFather

L&R Haulage build premium furniture delivery service with PODFather

L&R Haulage, the white glove home delivery specialist and owner of Elegant Home Interiors, is reaping the benefit of introducing PODFather's route planning and electronic proof of delivery software to its home delivery operation.

Road transport capacity on European spot market falls to lowest level since 2017

Road transport capacity on European spot market falls to lowest level since 2017

Compared with August 2020, 14.4% less road transport capacity was available in the first two weeks of September on the European spot market.

XPO Logistics awarded UK distribution for Beko plc appliances

XPO Logistics awarded UK distribution for Beko plc appliances

XPO Logistics, the global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has been awarded a contract by Beko plc, one of the UK’s largest home appliance groups, to serve as transport partner in the UK.

Yodel announces plans for long-term strategic investment in new Northern super-hub

Yodel announces plans for long-term strategic investment in new Northern super-hub

Yodel, the UK-based independent parcel carrier, has announced plans for a long-term strategic investment in a new Northern super-hub to support the company’s growth.

Swiss city takes hybrid refuse trucks with Allison Automatics

Swiss city takes hybrid refuse trucks with Allison Automatics

The Civil Engineering Department of the Swiss city of Thun has added three new three-axle MAN TGS chassis to its waste collection fleet.

Polymer Logistics expands its team in the UK with new Business Development Manager

Polymer Logistics expands its team in the UK with new Business Development Manager

Polymer Logistics, the international provider of supply chain logistical technologies, has appointed Ben Messingham as Business Development Manager in the UK.

Webfleet Solutions and Bridgestone to signpost the future of fleet innovation at Commercial Motor Show

Webfleet Solutions and Bridgestone to signpost the future of fleet innovation at Commercial Motor Show

Webfleet Solutions and Bridgestone are looking forward to an ‘incredible opportunity’ to bring their latest products and connected mobility solutions to life at the virtual Commercial Motor Show this autumn.

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