5 Advantages of Hiring a Refrigerated Truck

Refrigerated truck hire is becoming more common among business owners looking for peace of mind when delivering perishables. As a service growing in popularity, customers are now able to hire a truck that fits their individual needs perfectly, allowing for greater control of their business.

We have compiled five of the major advantages people receive when they utilise a refrigerated truck for hire.

You Can Protect Your Cargo Without Breaking the Bank

Depending on the scope of your business, hiring a refrigerated truck can be the more cost-effective option. There can be significant additional expense when buying a refrigerated truck, with insurance, maintenance and running costs all needing to be considered. For business owners and entrepreneurs who need to transport perishables on an infrequent basis, hire companies can offer flexible and cost-effective options.

They Offer Scalable and Efficient Transport Solutions

By making use of a refrigerated truck for hire, you have the benefit of scalability. If you are regularly transporting perishables for a business where quantities are based on demand, hire makes more sense than buying as you can change the size of the truck you use on a needs basis. Hiring is also efficient as you can control exactly how your goods are delivered, mitigating the risk of a freight provider making a mistake in delivery that could negatively affect your business. You can also control timeframes for delivery better than you might when dealing with a freight provider.

You Can Ensure Your Goods are Handled Correctly

If you were to put your trust in a third party freight provider, it is hard to be confident that they will handle your goods exactly as you intend. For example, if you run a cake making business and need to transport elaborate cakes to an event, you cannot expect a freight provider to know how to best make that delivery without endangering your products. Different goods require different storage and delivery techniques, and it is best to put faith in your own ability when it comes to managing your business.

You Can Control Temperature Ranges

When utilising a refrigerated truck for hire, the hire company will allow you to set temperature ranges that suit your cargo. Whether your goods need to be chilled or kept entirely frozen, you can be sure that the hire company will be able to offer a truck with an ideal temperature range for your needs.

You Can Try Before You Buy

Established businesses who offer refrigerated trucks for hire have flexible loan terms. As a business owner weighing up whether to purchase a refrigerated truck, you might first consider an extended loan to better understand the nuances and efficiency of your desired vehicle.

Scully RSV offer a wide range of loan terms on refrigerated trucks ranging from 1 to 14 tonnes, with single day to yearly rental periods offered.

Refrigerated Trucks for Hire at Scully RSV

Scully RSV are proud to offer the largest range of refrigerated trucks for hire in Australia, with a wide variety of vehicles and loan periods offered. As a family owned and operated business for over 30 years, you can trust Scully RSV to provide exceptional convenience and value for money. Call us on 1800 728 559, or use our online contact page to get in contact. Alternatively, you can contact our Hire Manager David Mills directly on 0430 060 258.

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