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10 new SDC trailers to accommodate increasing pallet network trunks

One of the UK’s most progressive logistics providers, Premier Logistics is extending their fleet with 10 new SDC Trailers.

The latest order follows considerable expansion from the company who celebrated their ten year anniversary in 2014. The new range of curtainsider trailers will be put to use nationwide from Premier Logistics’ head office in Bardon.


The trailer order features six ‘tall’ 4.5m curtainsiders and two ‘Moffet Ready’ curtainsiders for the companies increasing construction fleet. A further two double-decker curtainsiders are intended to accommodate Premier Logistics increasing pallet network trunks. Premier Logistics have a large portfolio of active customers including all of the major parcel networks, they also have a variety of blue chip co’s and SME’s who require palletised distribution. With a total of 75 truck and trailer units at their Bardon office and a further 30 vehicles located at their Reading site in Berkshire, the company provides outstanding customer service on a national scale.

Commercial Manager at Premier Logistics, Mark Steel, revealed they have a long standing partnership with trailer manufacturer SDC; “Our relationship with SDC has cemented over the past few years. We have a good working relationship with their staff and the quality of the product speaks for itself. SDC Trailers offer good, solid residuals and are very competitively priced.”

Mark added “Our past couple of orders have included laser print curtains and we have received much praise for the way they look on the road. Image is everything to us and SDC help us display that to other road users and more importantly, potential customers.”

Consolidation is now the primary focus for the logistics operator as they aim to increase their revenue in the areas of warehouse and operational efficiency in 2015. They also intend to further develop their Irish business following significant expansion over the last four years. In April Premier Logistics will be exhibiting at the Multimodal show with a range of vehicles and trailers showcasing cutting edge livery.