In an announcement by Linfox Logistics, it has revealed that its bespoke beverage logistics brand, BevChain is taking on 90 UD Quon. The operation has invested in a fleet of more than 90 UD Trucks Quon CD 25 360.
According to Linfox, this fleet investment demonstrates the company’s long-term commitment to operating the newest, safest and most environmentally friendly fleet on the road.
“An efficient, safe and modern fleet ensures the reliability of our customers’ supply chains,” said Peter Fox, Linfox Executive Chairman. “We regularly review and upgrade our fleet to take advantage of new technology for the benefit of our customers, our drivers and the people we share the roads with every day.
“BevChain rely on a range of vehicles from heavy rigids, trailers and flatbed trucks to transport beverage products to various delivery points including pubs, bottle shops and customer distribution centres.
“Fittingly, the vehicles incorporate products manufactured by two of our valued customers, the livery is DuluxGroup paints and the tyres are Goodyear Australia. The distinctively-branded vehicles will operate on behalf of Linfox’s BevChain customers in New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland and Western Australia.”
Linfox’s own FoxTrax safety technology will also be installed, which features a driver pre-trip inspection including fitness for duty, safe load constraint and vehicle condition checklists as well as electronic driver fatigue management.
The Quon features a host of advanced safety features including the Traffic Eye Brake System, electronic braking systems, UD Stability Control, and Lane Departure Warning as well pPNLT exhaust emissions standard, which is comparable to Euro 6.
“Our relationship with Linfox spans many countries throughout Oceania and Asia and we are very proud to celebrate such an important partnership for UD Trucks in Australia,” said Joachim Rosenberg, Chairman of UD Trucks. “We are committed to supporting Linfox’s commitment to safety, sustainability and efficiency, together.”