Positive thoughts about 2019!


More than half of respondents to our 2018/19 survey – all key decision makers in the transport and logistics sector – predicted a prosperous 2019, with business performance slightly or significantly better than the previous 12 months. The same number said they thought leaving the EU will make no difference, or actually make things slightly […]

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John McNally Haulage introduces new fleet with Asset Alliance Group


Asset Alliance Group has upgraded John McNally Haulage’s fleet by replacing the majority of the company’s owned vehicles with new, high spec Mercedes-Benz trucks. Finance specialist Asset Alliance has supplied the Lanarkshire-based haulier with eight Actros 510 6×2 GigaSpace tractors on a three-year full service contract hire agreement, while its sister company ATE Truck and […]

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Asset Alliance Group retains top Finance Provider title at prestigious Commercial Motor Awards


Asset Alliance Group has been named Finance Provider of the Year for the second year running at the industry-renowned Commercial Motor Awards. Judges singled out the business, which has almost doubled its lending facility this year to £145 million, for “growing fast by understanding the needs of operators”. The Wolverhampton-based company, which has additional bases […]

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Asset Alliance Group provides funding for a mix of vehicles for new logistics business


Asset Alliance Group’s flexibility in providing new and used trucks and trailers for sale and lease has played a crucial role in helping the launch of new chilled and ambient logistics provider Romac Logistics. The Group’s commercial vehicle funding division, Asset Alliance, supplied the Manchester-based company with 10 new Mercedes-Benz Actros 450 Big Space tractor […]

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Asset Alliance DAFs deliver for JHP Transport joint fleet renewal deal

Lanark-based hauliers JHP Transport and Farm Field Fresh have expanded their joint fleet with five new DAF XF 460 tractor units, supplied by Asset Alliance on a three-year full-service contract hire deal. The five DAF trucks, which replace Mercedes-Benz Actros tractors previously provided by Asset Alliance, will primarily handle scheduled, long-distance temperature-controlled trunking work throughout […]

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Asset Alliance on target with new contract as Bullet Express upgrades its fleet

Asset Alliance has secured a major new deal with Glasgow-based Bullet Express, supplying 12 new DAF 6×2 tractor units and 11 new trailers on a three-year, full-service contract hire agreement. The distribution and logistics provider awarded the business to Asset Alliance following a competitive tender, favouring the firm’s honest approach to customer service and swift […]

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Asset Alliance wins first order from Scottish haulier Woody’s Express

Asset Alliance’s flexible approach to contract hire, excellent customer service and quick delivery times have been hailed by Scottish haulier Woody’s Express, following delivery of three new DAF 6×2 tractor units and five new Montracon tri-axle trailers on a three-year, full-service agreement. The Isle of Lewis-based firm found the rapid sourcing of replacement vehicles and […]

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Asset Alliance Group gains a South East base with the acquisition of Hanbury Riverside

Asset Alliance Group has expanded its UK presence by acquiring highly regarded commercial vehicle specialists, Hanbury Riverside, based in West Thurrock. The deal, which includes vehicle assets worth £17 million, gives Asset Alliance Group its first depot in the South East of England, complementing existing bases in Wolverhampton, Hampshire and Scotland. Hanbury Riverside is one […]

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Asset Alliance Group shifts up another gear by securing additional £70 million investment

Commercial vehicle specialists Asset Alliance Group has almost doubled its Asset Based Lending (ABL) facility to £145 million, after extending its existing funding as well as securing backing from two more banks. The Group first obtained a £75m revolving ABL deal in 2016, led by NatWest and supported by HSBC. It has now extended that […]

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Asset Alliance Group springs in to action for top bed business

The UK’s leading bed specialist, Dreams, has updated its fleet with a £2.5 million order from Asset Alliance Group. The deal includes 25 curtainsiders, 25 box vans and three double deck trailers – all manufactured by Montracon and taking Dreams’ total fleet to 137 assets. Asset Alliance Group has been working with Dreams for more […]

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