Rigids, Tractors & LCVs – What’s the Best Tool for the Job?

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Whether you’re a manufacturer or supplier, getting your product to market on time every time helps to grow your customer base and allows business partners to trust you. Knowing the various types of trucks and commercial vehicles, and deciding how best to deploy them, is crucial to the profitability of your business.

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Vehicle Funding that Meets the Economic Climate

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Asset finance is a concern for most UK companies that run a fleet. Replacing assets can put the healthiest of budgets under strain – ever more so in a climate of economic uncertainty. Asset finance is an important part of fleet management that gives you access to assets while posing minimum risk to your business. […]

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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 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 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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Freightliner drivers get hands-on with bespoke training vehicle supplied by ATE Truck & Trailer Sales

Freightliner’s trainee drivers will be swapping a truck simulator for the open road after specialist retailer ATE Truck & Trailer Sales converted a used tractor unit into a bespoke rigid training vehicle, at a fraction of the cost of a new truck. The MAN TGS 26.440, supplied by ATE Truck & Trailer Sales’ sister company […]

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Asset Alliance Group extends its work with Morgan McLernon and Culina

Asset Alliance Group has supplied 50 Schmitz Cargobull refrigerated trailers to the joint venture between Morgan McLernon and Culina Group, as an extension of its existing rental and contract hire work with the logistics experts. The deal, from the Group’s ATE Truck and Trailer division, was secured through a combination of customer confidence in the […]

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Asset Alliance marks milestone 2,000th commercial vehicle delivery

Independent finance and leasing business Asset Alliance has proved it is one of the fastest growing companies in its sector by delivering its 2,000th commercial vehicle – a milestone CEO Willie Paterson credits to its unique market offer. Paterson, formerly Director of Commercial Finance at Alliance and Leicester, set up the business believing there was […]

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ATE Truck and Trailer Sales opens export route to Myanmar with 11-strong Scania deal

ATE Truck and Trailer Sales, part of the Asset Alliance Group and a major retailer of new and used commercial vehicles, has sold 11 pre-owned trucks to a customer in Myanmar – opening a lucrative export market as yet untapped by the Wolverhampton-based retailer. The 11 commercial vehicles – a mix of Scania R420 and […]

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