Friday 18th Oct 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Boost for van market in February

The van market picked up strongly in February with particularly strong growth in the 2-2.5 tonne sector which rose 20 per cent, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.

Van confidence high despite slip

Some 85 per cent of van operators expect their business to grow over the next 12 months, according to the Mercedes-Benz Vans Business Barometer.

Palletways goes contract hire with Mercedes

Palletways is moving to contract hire vehicles for its owned transport operations with an order for 67 trucks from Mercedes Benz. The company’s owned operations traditionally spot-hired a substantial number of its vehicles but has taken a strategic decision to increase the proportion of its fleet which is the subject of longer-term arrangements.

11 Actros tractor units for Reynolds

Reynolds, the fruit and vegetable supplier, has signed a deal with Fraikin for 11 Mercedes-Benz Actros tractor units on a five-year, full-service contract hire agreement.

JMHC adds 33 Mercedes-Benz Vitos to its fleet

Tadcaster-based JMHC Logistic has commissioned a new fleet of 33 Mercedes-Benz Vito vans to add to its existing fleet which now totals some 360 vans operating from 24 delivery stations.

Van market at historical high – despite fall

The market for delivery vans is still at historically high levels despite falling some four per cent in the year to November, according to figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.