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Moran Logistics puts its faith in Volvo for 15 strong order

Moran Logistics puts its faith in Volvo for 15 strong order

Multi-temperature distribution business Moran Logistics has added 15 new Volvo FM 460 6×2 tractor units to its busy, growing fleet The new FMs – which all meet Transport for London’s 3-star Direct Vision Standard (DVS) rating – offer the company the ideal solution for its multi-drop delivery operations into urban …

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Inaugural Cold Chain Sustainability Awards: Winners announced

Inaugural Cold Chain Sustainability Awards Winners announced

The winners of the inaugural Cold Chain Sustainability Awards were revealed yesterday (15 March 2023) at a presentation as part of the Cold Chain Federation’s Climate Summit at Warwick University. Cold Chain Federation Chief Executive Shane Brennan said: “Our industry is making great strides towards a sustainable future through innovation, …

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Reynolds gets greener with Hultsteins

Reynolds gets greener with Hultsteins

The UK’s only remaining family-run national greengrocer is primed to cut emissions and boost fuel economy courtesy of Hultsteins. National food service provider Reynolds – which began as a greengrocer in Hackney in 1945 and remains under family ownership – has taken delivery of five Mercedes-Benz Actros tractor units fitted …

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Rail Minister visits Tesco’s rail operations at Tilbury following multi-million-pound investment

Rail Minister visits Tesco’s rail operations at Tilbury following multi-million-pound investment

Wendy Morton MP, Rail Minister, and Jackie Doyle-Price MP for Thurrock recently visited Tesco’s UK-Europe rail hub at the Port of Tilbury following the retailer’s £5million investment in new rail freight services. Tesco’s new investment, building on £2.5m of investment in recent years, includes the introduction of a new temperature-controlled …

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Hultsteins present diesel price hike solutions for cool operators at Road Transport Expo 2022

Hultsteins present diesel price hike solutions for cool operators at Road Transport Expo 2022

Hultsteins, the Swedish and UK refrigeration systems manufacturer, are exhibiting their EcoFridge, hydraulic ‘diesel-free’ refrigeration unit and new Ecogen electric system at Road Transport Expo 2022. The company presents a range of sustainable equipment solutions for the challenges facing cold operators: general operating costs, emission control and the recent red …

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Diesel in the red as Hultsteins keep Tican in the black

Diesel in the red as Hultsteins keep Tican in the black

Meat wholesaler Tican Chilled has generated substantial savings by running a pair of Hultsteins’ hydraulic drive transport refrigeration units (TRUs), at a time when cold chain operators are facing spiralling costs. The diesel-free slimline systems are fitted to two 18-tonne Scanias, themselves powered by CNG as part of the operator’s …

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