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Imperial Commercials to invest £5 million at new Gloucester location
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Imperial Commercials to invest £5 million at new Gloucester location

Imperial Commercials, the largest DAF Dealer group in the UK and Europe, is investing £5 million into a new, purpose-built truck dealership in Gloucester – Imperial Commercials Gloucester. The new facility on Spinnaker Road will be 1.5 miles from the company’s current location and just minutes from the main A40 and M5 arterial routes.

Imperial Commercials, the largest DAF Dealer group in the UK and Europe, is investing £5 million into a new, purpose-built truck dealership in Gloucester – Imperial Commercials Gloucester. The new facility on Spinnaker Road will be 1.5 miles from the compa...

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Experienced Steve Affleck moves to Imperial Commercials Stoke-on-Trent region

Experienced Steve Affleck moves to Imperial Commercials Stoke-on-Trent region

- Steve Affleck appointed Regional Director for dealer group’s Stoke-on-Trent region - Impressive customer support experience key to appointment - Further Sales and Aftersales appointments bolster regional presence - “We’re bringing real strength-in-depth to the organisation,” Managing Director, Matt Lawrenson.

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Imperial Commercials bolsters regional sales teams
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Imperial Commercials bolsters regional sales teams

Imperial Commercials, DAF Trucks’ largest dealer group in the UK and Europe, is adding significant strength to its regional sales function with the key appointments of Daniel Fitzjohn, 38, and Vincente Connolly, 43 – together handed Regional Director roles to develop the market-leading DAF Trucks marque in their respective Western and Birmingham regions. Both individuals come with huge experience at senior level with the Mercedes-Benz brand.  

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James Butler - Congratulations
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James Butler - Congratulations

Congratulations to our DAF Apprentice James Butler, from Imperial Commercials Garretts Green, who has qualified for the regional heats for World Skills in July. Well done James. James has taken a theory test and has now been invited to a regional event at Scania Loughborough. If James gets through he will be competing at the World Skills competition at the World Skills Show NEC 15th-17th November.

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Imperial Commercials to reopen after 'heroic effort' following fire outbreak
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Imperial Commercials to reopen after 'heroic effort' following fire outbreak

Commercial vehicle dealer, Imperial Commercials, will reopen for business Monday 9th April after its staff responded ‘heroically’ when fire swept through a neighbouring business at its Wellesbourne Park location in Warwick. Keeping customers’ trucks rolling was the key focus for Imperial Commercials as staff were redeployed to other locations in a battle to ensure a seamless service for truck operators.

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HW Martin Waste enjoys boost from new DAF CFS
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HW Martin Waste enjoys boost from new DAF CFS

The waste and recycling operation of the diverse Martin Group of Companies, based near Alfreton, Derbyshire, has taken one DAF CF 460 FAT six-wheel draw bar units and two CF 460 FAD eight-wheel hook-loader as completion of its 15-strong order for DAF trucks in 2017. The vehicles are partly for fleet replacement, but overall the HW Martin Waste fleet has grown by some 35% this year.

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DAF TRUCKS - 90 YEARS OF INNOVATIVE TRANSPORT SOLUTIONS
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DAF TRUCKS - 90 YEARS OF INNOVATIVE TRANSPORT SOLUTIONS

DAF Trucks - 90 Years of Innovative Transport Solutions On 1 April 1928, Dutch engineer Hub van Doorne started a small construction workshop in the city of Eindhoven, the Netherlands. From these humble beginnings, DAF has evolved into a leading global truck manufacturer focused on innovation, quality, and transport efficiency.  

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Imperial Commercials Hull wins top UK and overseas dealer awards
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Imperial Commercials Hull wins top UK and overseas dealer awards

Truck dealer Imperial Commercials Hull has landed two major awards in quick session following exceptional business performance in 2017. On the international stage, the Hedon Road sales dealership in Hull picked up a coveted Gold Award at DAF Trucks’ International Dealer Awards in Seville and, shortly after, Dealer of the Year – the foremost dealer award from DAF Trucks in the UK.

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