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SED 2011 used truck dealer event cancelled

  Laurie Dealer has just heard that SED 2011 has been cancelled. In the past many truck dealers have attended the event, acting as representatives for the manufacturers. Independents have been there too, including Huddersfield-based Mac's Truck Sales and Bicester-based Kel-Berg proved became mainstays at the event. 

Cordwallis Group buys site in Reading

Laurie Dealer is on a roll this morning - news (from insider media) has filtered through to the Laurie Dealer office that Thames Valley-based Cordwallis Group (VW and MAN franchises) has bought the former Terranova Group plant hire site in Reading.

OT - Haye, Harrison and handbags

  Laurie Dealer was at the truck auctions last week, and overheard a couple punters discussing the forthcoming Haye Harrison world heavyweight title fight.

Buy a used truck and get a free AK47

  Now, Laurie Dealer understands that when times are tough and sales teams are under pressure to generate business and shift stock it can lead to the occasional promotion or so...

West Pennine Trucks in CM

  The current edition of Commercial Motor, available through all reputable retailers priced £2.40, is a feature on Scania dealer West Pennine Trucks.      

Laurie Dealer's bargain basement 3

  Laurie Dealer loves a bargain and once again has been busy looking for some deals to help find operators and owner drivers some classic, functional bargains. Using buy and sell the search is straightforward enough, all that's left to do is place that call.