TrustFord has opened its fleet distribution centre at Long Marston Business Park, in Stratford-Upon-Avon.
The Long Marston facility is the biggest dedicated Ford dealer logistics centre in the UK.
The expanded site will serve as a national fleet hub, able to store about 7,000 vehicles, and will handle all fleet logistics requirements from vehicle storage, preparation and onward delivery to customers. It also has dedicated areas for any vehicle modifications from sign writing to ply lining and a state of the art smart repair and bodyshop facility.
Speaking at the official opening, Steve Hood (pictured), chief executive and chairman of TrustFord, said: “Today marks a key milestone in TrustFord’s goal of specialising in the Fleet business in the UK. This investment gives us the scale and resources to meet our fleet customers’ needs today and into the future.
“We treat fleet sales as a business priority and this investment gives us dedicated IT systems, dedicated vehicle storage & preparation facilities plus bodyshop and repair capacity to ensure we are best placed to meet our fleet customer needs in the UK."