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Peterbilt Awards North American Dealer of the Year

Peterbilt Motors Company named Peterbilt Manitoba Ltd. in Winnipeg, Canada the 2010 Peterbilt North American Dealer of the Year. Doug Danylchuk, dealer principal of Peterbilt Manitoba Ltd., accepted the award at the annual ...

Peterbilt Names Medium Duty Dealer of the Year

Peterbilt Motors Company named Western Peterbilt in Seattle, Washington the 2010 Peterbilt Medium Duty Dealer of the Year.  Frank Anglin, dealer principal of Western Peterbilt accepted the award at the annual Peterbilt ...

New Friction Material Sales Sheets and Application Guide

Marathon Brake Systems has published a new series of brake lining sales sheets as well as a new application guide, designed to improve and simplify the brake lining selection process. The sales ...

Ingersoll Rand Launches New Spline Drive Impact Sockets

Ingersoll Rand has expanded its industrial-grade impact socket line to include 1½ in., 2½ in. and #5 spline drive impact sockets. This extensive socket product line includes more than 1,000 individual impact ...

Wingfoot Commercial Tire Opens New Truck Care Center

Wingfoot Commercial Tire has continued its on-highway expansion by opening a truck care center in Kenly, N.C. The new service center is located at 1810 Princeton-Kenly Road on Interstate 95, exit 106, on ...

New Micro Cordless Impact Wrench

Snap-on announces a  new ¼-inch Square Drive Micro Cordless Impact Wrench (CT525) that it says is powerful yet comfortable and can handle most jobs, big or small. “The new CT525 has an integrated ...

Purolator changes name to reflect company’s scope

Purolator Courier Ltd. announced that is has changed its name to Purolator Inc., and that Purolator USA is now Purolator International. Purolator says the new names mark the evolution of Purolator from ...

NationaLease Recognizes 2010 Masters Club Award Winners

NationaLease announces the winners of its 2010 Masters Club Award, a recognition that acknowledges sales excellence among local account managers in the NationaLease system during 2010.  The award is based on a competitive ...

TRALA Fighting Effort to Repeal CT Property Tax Exemption

Connecticut Governor Daniel Malloy recently released a proposed budget which includes a provision to repeal the property tax exemption for commercial trucks. The Truck Renting and Leasing Association (TRALA) has teamed up with ...

Goodyear’s fleetHQ Solution Center and Servicing Dealer Network See Growth

According to  Tony Starling, general manager of fleetHQ, “In 2010, the Goodyear fleetHQ Solution Center helped more than 164,000 customers get their trucks back on the road.” That’s a nearly 60 percent ...

Knaack Announces Photo/Video Promotion

Knaack LLC announces its new photo/video promotion that is running exclusively on Facebook. Upload your Weather Guard truck equipment or van solutions photo or video and receive a free Weather Guard branded ...

Truck Dealer Of The Year Nominees

ATD announced the nominees for the 2001 Truck Dealer of the Year. The award recognizes excellence in business practices, industry leadership, civic contributions and community service. The award will be presented at ...

‘Next Generation’ Program for Truck Dealers to Launch at ATD Convention

The American Truck Dealers (ATD) announced a new program aimed at developing the next wave of medium- and heavy-duty truck dealers to effectively run their own businesses. The initiative, “Next Generation ATD,” will ...

Florida Utility Trailers, Inc. Acquires New Dealership in South Florida

Florida Utility Trailers, Inc. has acquired Utility Trailer Sales & Leasing in Miami, Fla.  “The acquisition is a part of our dealerships’ expansion plans to provide more available Utility inventory for customers in ...