CoolKit joins FTA Van Excellence scheme

Burnley, UK: Refrigerated van converter CoolKit has joined the Freight Transport Association’s Van Excellence scheme as a bronze partner.

The Van Excellence scheme recognises excellence within the vans market and improves operational standards.

“With its commitment to innovation, customer service and product quality, CoolKit is perfectly positioned to become the latest partner to our Van Excellence scheme,” said Barrie Wilson, Van Excellence’s regional manager. 

“The scheme strives to improve standards and increase compliance within the vans sector, and we’re delighted the team at CoolKit recognised the invaluable service it provides and are so eager to offer their support.”
Glenn McCulley, sales and marketing director, CoolKit said: “We are very pleased to now be recognised as a Van Excellence Bronze Partner.  We are keen to support the Van Excellence aims by promoting the development of safe and efficient best practice and recognising excellence in the operations of vans, throughout not just our own fleet of drivers, but to endorse this scheme with all of the customers that we provide new vans with each week.”


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