New man at the top for FTA Ireland

Freight Transport Association Ireland (FTAI) has a new man at the helm – Neil McDonnell. Mr McDonnell is no stranger to the world of freight and logistics with over 10 years of senior logistics industry experience behind him.  Neil was previously General Manager of Wincanton’s fuel business in Ireland, and before that at Hoyer where he worked in a similar role.

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TradePoint

BRS teams with B&Q

BRS Ltd., one of the UK’s leading suppliers of commercial vehicle contract hire solutions, has supplied 25 new Renault Premiums to B&Q for its trade operation, TradePoint. Specifically built for the operation, the new Renault Premium 380.26 6×2 chassis cabs have been fitted with triple dropside bodies, by Transport Enterprises and a Hiab XS122 B2 lorry loader crane. The Renault Premiums were chosen by TradePoint because of the ‘best all round package’ they provide, in a tender prepared by BRS against competitor marques, including MAN and Mercedes. Continue reading