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Sioux City Truck Sales names parts boss

Ronald Ireland has been named director of parts for the five Peterbilt dealerships for Sioux City Truck Sales, (SCTS) Inc., according to The Sioux City Journal. Ireland has 10 years of experience in truck ...

Tire Leadership 21 education program kicks off

Tire Leadership 21 was specifically designed to develop the next generation of tire dealer managers and owners.

Tallman Truck Centre adds Bobcat dealership

Tallman Truck Centre has secured the distribution rights for Bobcat Equipment for the Kingston, Ontario market and will operate this new business as Bobcat of Kingston, a division of Tallman Truck Centre Limited. “We ...

Truck sales expected to grow this year

A hot start to truck sales in 2014 may slow down, but Frost & Sullivan doesn't expect it to stop. In its report, Overview of the Global Medium-Heavy Duty Truck Market in 2014, the ...

Used truck market normalizing

After an explosive January, retail and wholesale volume of used trucks returned to trend in February, according to data released by NADA this week. While retail sleeper tractor pricing remained at record highs, ...

Inland Kenworth moves to larger facility

Inland Kenworth has relocated its Campbell River dealership to a new full-service facility, doubling its space and improving its efficiency. Falko Heuser, branch manager of Inland Kenworth – Campbell River, says desktop computers ...

Registration open for annual FTR Transportation Conference

FTR says the four topic tracks to be offered are Freight Outlook Overview, Shippers & Carriers, Rail Equipment and Commercial Vehicles.

ATD Issues call for convention workshop ideas

Each workshop proposal should be new content – not previously presented – on a timely topic of broad interest to dealers and their managers.

Freightliner of St. Cloud CFO inducted into DTNA CIC Summit Club

Pat Miller, chief financial officer for Freightliner of St. Cloud, Minn., has been inducted into the CIC Summit Club of Daimler Trucks North America. The CIC Summit Club recognizes individuals throughout North America each year ...

Guidance for dealing with a termination

Letting someone go can be hard. To make sure you do it correctly, be sure to follow these helpful guidelines.

Kenworth de Mont-Laurier opens location in Northwestern Quebec

The dealership is located on a 22-acre site on Boulevard Albiny Paquette (Trans-Canada Highway/Quebec Route 117) about a mile east of Quebec Route 309.

Study: Transmission preferences emerging in used truck market

According to a special study released by NADA, buyers of used heavy trucks favor units matched with a manual transmission, seemingly hesitant to pay premiums that come with an automated transmission on ...

Lorimer retires from IPD

IPD announces Jack Lorimer has retired after 44 years in the heavy-duty industry. Lorimer started his career with Gates Rubber Company in 1970. In addition, his career included being zone sales manager at ...

Technology leads discussion at NationaLease meeting

The 2014 NationaLease Spring Business Meeting was held this past March at the Westin Kierland Resort in Scottsdale, Ariz., in conjunction with TRALA’s Annual Meeting. Two full afternoon sessions were devoted to NationaLease ...

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