TIP's Kotka workshop has become an authorized Service Partner of the Mecedes-Benz truck and van service network
“I’m very pleased to announce that our newly built workshop in Kotka, Finland has become an authorized member of the Mecedes-Benz truck and van service network” says Christian Hatting Petersen, VP & Managing Director, Nordic.
TIP Group acquires the workshop business of Släp & Kaross AB in Sweden
AMSTERDAM, 2 May 2023 – TIP Group, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital and one of the leading trailer leasing, rental, maintenance and repair providers across Europe and Canada, has acquired the workshop business of Släp & Kaross AB in Sweden. Släp & Kaross has been operating since 2005, providing top-quality services and repairs to trucks and reefers. The acquisition of Släp & Kaross brings the total number of workshops in Sweden to five, further establishing TIP's position as a leading provider of trailer leasing and maintenance services in the Nordics.
TIP Group køber trailerforretningen af EURO-Leasing i Danmark
1 February 2023 TIP Group - en af Europas og Canadas førende virksomheder indenfor leasing, leje og vedligeholdelse af trucks og trailere har købt trailerforretningen EURO-Leasing i Danmark. EURO-Leasing har tilbudt sine kunder skræddersyede udlejnings- og serviceløsninger til lastbiler og trailere siden 1997. Virksomheden har hovedkontor i Tyskland og er en del af Volkswagen Financial Services. TIP køber mere end 1650 trailere fra EURO-Leasing i Danmark, hvilket udvider flåden med yderligere 25%.
European trailer market Lead-Times index, presented by TIP
What is the current state of the trailer market? TIP’s Lead-Times Index provides key
insights for transport professionals looking to prepare for the future. Hot off the press, this
article shares the current state of the market through our index that has been updated up
to September 2023. Our sourcing team is also sharing its recommendations for how to
respond to these changing market circumstances.
Elevate fleet sustainability with cost-effective refurbishment
One simple yet efficient initiative that minimizes the environmental impact of transport and logistics services, is to refurbish and give the trailers a second life, which at the same time gives operators a cost-effective alternative proposition to expensive trailer replacement. In today’s competitive global marketplace, industry is faced with a double-edged dilemma. Firstly, new product supply is scarce, with long lead times currently running into 2024. At the same time, the damaging effects of global warming on the environment are now seriously high on everyone’s agenda.