How do I get a name on Eddie Stobart lorry?

To name an Eddie Stobart truck you need to be a member. If you are not currently a member please Click here to join the Members Club. All truck naming requests must be made in writing and can either be sent by e-mail or post. Once a request has been received a written confirmation will be sent to you.

How many Eddie Stobart truck names are there?

A full list of the 531 names on record can be found here , as the seller recommends choosing a double barrelled name to not duplicate an already existing Stobart. So if you were planning on calling the truck ‘Teletubby’ you will be disappointed to find out that it has already been taken by the reg number M26 RKY.

How many Stobart lorries are there?

2,700 vehicles
Now operating some 2,700 vehicles, c5,000 trailers and 43 operating centres throughout the UK and Europe, employing c6,600 people, we provide our services to a range of national and international customers.

Who owns Eddie Stobart lorries?

Culina Group
The owner of Cumbrian logistics firm Eddie Stobart has been sold for an undisclosed sum. The UK-based Culina Group has taken over Eddie Stobart’s parent company, GreenWhiteStar Acquistions. GreenWhiteStar Acquisitions also comprises of Eddie Stobart Europe, iForce, The Pallet Network, and The Logistics People.

What was the first Eddie Stobart lorry called?

Eddie bought his first lorry (a Guy Invincible four-wheeler truck) second-hand from the local garage in 1960, and had it re-painted in his choice of colours: post office red and Brunswick green.

Why do Eddie Stobart trucks have names?

This tradition first began when Eddie Stobart himself named his first four trucks after four famous women. Today, the trucks can be named by drivers who want to pay a special homage to someone they admire and sometimes are named to commemorate long-time employees.

Is Eddie Stobart still trading 2021?

Since 2014 it has been either wholly owned or partly owned by an investment entity known as Eddie Stobart Logistics: that entity changed its name to Logistics Development Group in February 2021….Eddie Stobart Group.

Type Private limited company

Does Tesco own Eddie Stobart?

The value of the deal has not been disclosed. A spokesman for Tesco said: “Following an extensive tender process, we have awarded our existing outsourced UK distribution centre transport operations contract to Eddie Stobart. Stobart Group, which used to own the whole business, retains a 49 per cent stake.

Why is Eddie Stobart so popular?

In particular, Stobart recognised the brand’s potential to develop a fanbase amongst children. Much of their merchandise specifically targets this audience, with products such as colouring books and teddy bears enhancing the firm’s ability to capture the hearts of Britain’s youth.

How much do Eddie Stobart pay their drivers?

How much does a Hgv Driver at Eddie Stobart make? The typical Eddie Stobart Hgv Driver salary is £1,987 per month. Hgv Driver salaries at Eddie Stobart can range from £1,595 – £3,878 per month.

Is Eddie Stobart owned by Tesco?

Why do Eddie stobarts have female names?

For a long time Eddie Stobart continued the tradition of naming all of their trucks after females, but today the names are chosen due to their connections to the drivers or to commemorate their longest-serving employees.