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BCA buys UFD for £2.8 million

BCA has announced the purchase of United Fleet Distribution (UFD) from the Mears Group for £2.8 million to improve its inspect-and-collect operations.

UFD provides logistic services including inspection, collection and delivery, storage and other ancillary services.

UFD’s current client list includes Lombard, Lex, BT Fleet, Scot Group (Thrifty Car Rental) and ECM Mercedes Corporate.

All UFD drivers are equipped to do electronic vehicle appraisal with the latest in hand-held technology.

BCA CEO Jon Olsen said: “UFD is a great fit with our existing business and gives us scope to enhance the range and levels of service we offer to companies operating within the motor industry.

"In particular, it will enable us to enhance our Inspect & Collect service to our fleet and leasing clients.”
 

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