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Established in 1967, The RRG Group has expanded to become one of the largest and most successful dealer groups in the North. The Group is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Marubeni Corporation which is one of the largest companies in the world; operating across a large number of sectors.
business users, from sole traders through to SMEs and Blue Chip companies. RRG Group Fleet also supplies the broker market and major contract hire and leasing companies.
GM Business Connect caught up with Martin Shorrock, General Manager, RRG Group Fleet, to find out more about how the group is supporting Greater Manchester’s business sector.
“The full range of passenger car and light commercial vehicle demonstrators, across the 7 brands at RRG, are available for extended test drives.
Martin commented: “The Swinton based operation has a team of highly experienced Fleet Sales Specialists on hand to offer expert advice on the latest offers from the Group’s 7 brands; Toyota, Mazda, Nissan, Kia, Lexus, Skoda and Peugeot. RRG Denton and RRG Huddersfield are dedicated Toyota LCV Centres. “With a portfolio of funders and funding options, RRG Group Fleet are a full service provider for the supply of a variety of car and light commercial solutions in the North of England. “The Team is experienced in meeting the needs of and delivering a bespoke service to all
“In 2016, just over 5,250 cars and vans were supplied to local companies from the Group.
“The RRG Group Fleet team frequently visit the premises of customers and new businesses to deliver demonstrator vehicles, whilst also discussing which vehicles are right for each business, in order to help reduce CO2 emissions and deliver better whole life costs. “The Fleet department has won multiple awards, including ‘National Business Centre of the Year’ and ‘Best Service to National Fleets’ from Toyota GB. This confirms the high standards that RRG Group Fleet set themselves when it comes to dealing with our customers. “A selection of our customer base comprises of a large portfolio of blue chip companies including HSBC, AstraZeneca, United Utilities,
Barclays and BskyB. The team also has extensive experience in dealing with a large number of fleet providers including Lexus Autolease, GE Capital, Arval, TC Harrison, Fleet hire and Leaseplan. “Whatever your fleet vehicle requirements, the RRG Group
Fleet team look forward to working with you and advising you on the best transport solutions for your business.” To contact the team at Swinton call 0161 452 4790 or email Martin on email@example.com. www.rrgcontracthire.com
Meet the team Martin Shorrock Group Fleet Manager Warren Eaton LCV Business Centre Manager - Toyota Denton Ray O’Toole Fleet Centre Manager
Business Centre Managers Paul Rimmel - Toyota Denton Tony Crawford - Toyota Bolton Graeme Curtis - Lexus Stockport Mark Hirst - Toyota Salford Quays Andrew McBride - Peugeot Oldham Thomas Riley - Skoda Rochdale Neil Almond - Toyota Huddersfield Simon Horsfield - Toyota West Yorkshire Nick Kennett - Lexus Bradford Anthony Gore - Nissan Bury Howard Furness - Lexus Bolton
Mark Hirst Simon Horsfield
Tony Crawford Andrew McBride