Truck Transport

Albertsons Makes First Commercial Delivery of 100% Electric Refrigerated Groceries to the United States with a Class 8 Truck; Volvo Trucks and AEM

Albertsons Companies, the second-largest grocery chain in the United States, recently took delivery of two Volvo VNR Electric trucks at its distribution center in Irvine, California. Volvo Trucks North America’s VNR Electric models are the first zero-exhaust, battery-electric Class 8 trucks to be deployed in the Albertsons Cos. Company’s fleet, …

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Volvo Trucks customer Albertsons makes the country’s first 100% zero-emission commercial refrigerated grocery delivery with a Class 8 truck

“We are delighted to continue our long term partnership with Albertsons Cos. As they begin their journey to electrify their fleet and achieve this momentous achievement of fully zero emission grocery delivery,” said Peter Voorhoeve, President, Volvo Trucks North America. “Albertsons’ commitment to the sustainable development of the company is …

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Reinventing the way goods are shipped across the country

Katerina Jones is Vice President of Marketing and Business Development at Fleet advantage, a leading innovator in the business analysis of truck fleets, equipment financing and life cycle cost management. The opinions expressed here are those of the author. Related: Grocers and distributors to leverage fleet truck usage data during …

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Daimler Truck strives to address regional weaknesses

As Daimler Truck prepares for its independent future later this year, the company is focusing on its financial weaknesses in certain regions, while focusing on the development of zero-emission trucks, explained Martin Daum, CEO of Daimler Truck AG, during a strategic day of May 20. While Daimler Truck holds a …

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