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Navistar Opens Product Support Center

Navistar, Inc. recently unveiled a new 70,000-sq.-f. product support center in Woodridge, Ill.  “Navistar is committed to providing the best vehicle uptime and customer support in the truck industry,” says Vaughn Allen, vice ...

Penske Adds New Mobile Website

Penske Truck Rental introduces a new mobile website at http://m.pensketruckrental.com/ that enables consumers to make truck rental reservations from virtually any smartphone. Now, when Penske customers access PenskeTruckRental.com from their smartphones the site ...

Minimizer Announces Initiatives To Enhance Productivity, Service

Minimizer recently announced a consortium of initiatives targeting improved manufacturing turn time and improved sales channel product flow to create significant improvements in manufacturing and sales processes. Manufacturing improvements include: • A new research ...

New Kinedyne ‘Pro-Grade’ Tarp Ties

Kinedyne Corporation introduces its new line of ‘Pro-Grade’ Tarp. “Kinedyne is known around the globe for our commitment to not only meeting but exceeding industry standards for their load securement products,” says Larry ...

Interchangeable Carrier For Storage Flexibility

The new Megamat RS Vertical Carousel from Kardex Remstar features an interchangeable carrier design, allowing parts and service operations to mix, match and change storage configurations easily at any time, the company ...

TransChicago Hosts Open House At New Location

To commemorate the opening of its new full-service Freightliner dealership, TransChicago recently held an open house at its new facility in Shorewood, Ill. Doug Cayce, president, says, “We saw the handwriting on the ...

Meritor Announces Executive Appointments

Meritor, Inc. announced changes to its executive management team, effective immediately. The board of directors has elected Pedro Ferro to the position of vice president and president of the company's Industrial segment ...

Navistar Financial Renews $500M Dealer Inventory Funding Facility

Navistar Financial Corp. has signed an agreement for a one-year renewal of a $500 million dealer floor plan funding facility, effective immediately. This facility is funded through two of NFC’s major relationship ...

SureGrip Screwdrivers Boast Maximum Torque

SK Hand Tool has re-introduced its SureGrip line of professional-grade screwdrivers.  Its square handle is manufactured from Butyrate, has a contoured design and a no-slip grip to help technicians gain leverage and ...

Vipar’s Global Parts Network Opens CoMan Center

Global Parts Network, a wholly-owned subsidiary of  Vipar Heavy Duty, opened a new manufacturing center dedicated to the remanufacturing and distribution of truck brake shoes and related components on July 11, 2011 ...

Beltway Companies Completes Sales, Service Expansion

Beltway Companies announces the opening of its newest International commercial truck dealership location, Western Maryland International, at 208 Market Street in Cumberland, Md. The dealership sells International Trucks, and parts and service for ...

Eaton’s UltraShift PLUS Lineup Expands

Eaton Corporation recently announced a number of expansions to its UltraShift PLUS line of automated transmissions, including the addition of two new vocational platforms, additional application approvals within a multipurpose platform and ...

Fras-Le Hires Light-Duty Sales Professionals

Fras-Le North America Inc. has announced the hiring of Kevin Judge and Cory Cheever to help boost the company's North American light vehicle aftermarket business. Judge will serve as the company's East ...

Shell Lubricants Offers Simplified Lubricant Choices

Shell Lubricants is rolling out its redesigned global portfolio of transmission fluids, gearbox oils, mobile hydraulic oils, gear and axle oils and greases for on- and off-highway vehicles and equipment.  The simplified ...