October 26, 2016 - Industry News
Indianapolis, Ind.-based Reliable Trailer Systems has joined the HDA Truck Pride network of independent parts and service providers.
Tags: Aftermarket Parts, HDA Truck Pride, Distributors, Parts and Service
October 21, 2016 - Product News
Purkeys has announced a new partnership with AutoMeter aimed at supplying fleets and technicians with the necessary tools to diagnose and repair electrical issues.
Tags: Tools, Battery Charger, Electrical System, Purkey's Fleet Electric
October 19, 2016 - Industry News
Navistar's new Core Advantage Program is designed to help fleet owners manage their core exchange process. Cores are used components, like engine blocks, that Fleets send to OEMs in exchange for credit and are used to rebuild and resell as remanufactured parts.
Tags: Navistar, Aftermarket Parts, Remanufactured Parts
October 17, 2016 - Industry News
Vipar Heavy Duty has named Chris Baer its new president, effective immediately, as part of a transition plan eventually leading to the retirement of the aftermarket parts distributor group's long-time head, Steve Crowley, who remains as CEO.
Tags: Leadership, Vipar Heavy Duty
October 12, 2016 - Industry News
FlowBelow Aero will have its complete Tractor AeroKit system offered as a factory installed option on the most fuel efficient Freightliner Cascadia Evolution equipment package.
Tags: Freightliner Cascadia, Aerodynamics, Daimler Trucks North America, FlowBelow, Wheel Covers
October 11, 2016 - Product News
Oliver Rubber Company has redesigned its website, oliverrubber.com, based on customer feedback, adding features like a retread selector and dealer locator to help users better manage their business.
Tags: Website, Tires, Retreads, Oliver Rubber
October 10, 2016 - Industry News
Vipar Heavy Duty will host its fourth Young Leaders Forum and Lunch during the 2016 Vipar Heavy Duty Annual Business Conference, Oct. 16-21, 2016 in Orlando, Fla.
Tags: Vipar Heavy Duty, Keynote Speaker, Events, Annual Conference
October 10, 2016 - Product News
Navistar has agreed with Meritor to co-brand brake shoe kits offered through the Fleetrite heavy duty parts brand.
Tags: Navistar, Meritor, Brake Shoes, Aftermarket
September 30, 2016 - Industry News
Purkeys, a company that provides electrical solutions for the heavy-duty trucking industry, has announced that its products will now be available through Fontaine PartSource.
Tags: Fontaine, Distribution, Purkey's Fleet Electric
September 28, 2016 - Industry News
Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores has announced it will expand its truck maintenance program at all travel stop locations nationwide.
Tags: Vehicle Maintenance, Love's Travel Stops, Truckstops
September 22, 2016 - Industry News
Vipar Heavy Duty has named Beth San Filippo as its new controller. San Filippo joined Vipar Heavy Duty and its family of companies in November 2011 and most recently was accounting manager.
Tags: Leadership, Vipar Heavy Duty, People
September 14, 2016 - Industry News
Air brake system manufacturer Haldex has appointed 30-year commercial vehicle industry veteran Walter Frankiewicz the senior vice president of North American Sales.
Tags: Leadership, People, Haldex, Air Disc Brake
September 6, 2016 - Product News
Eaton has added three new higher torque-rated clutches to its lineup of aftermarket remanufactured clutches with torque ranges of up to 2,050 ft.-lbs.
Tags: Eaton, Remanufactured Parts, Torque, Clutches
September 2, 2016 - Industry News
Component supplier Accuride has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Crestview Partners, a New York-based private equity firm.
Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Accuride, Acquisition
September 1, 2016 - Industry News
Axalta Coating Systems is bringing a new visual identity to its iconic Imron brand of polyurethane coatings, which are used by OEMs and, in selected markets, for the aftermarket repair of commercial vehicles.
August 29, 2016 - Industry News
The U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) says truck and bus tire manufacturers in China are dumping tires in the U.S. at less than fair market value, and those tires should be subject to tariffs of at least 20%. The tariffs are retroactive.
Tags: China, Truck Tires, Tariffs, U.S. Department of Commerce
The comprehensive training tool, which can be accessed from any Internet-connected device, educates users about Luber-finer filters, the filters’ competitive advantages and describes the science behind filtration technologies.
Tags: Training, Continuing Education, Filtration, Online Training, Luber-finer
Great Western Leasing and Sales announced the addition of Transcraft and Benson platform trailers at its dealership in Houston, Texas.
Tags: Wabash National, Flatbed Trailers, Benson, Transcraft
August 23, 2016 - Industry News
Aftermarket parts manufacturer Stemco is strengthening the support, engineering and training capabilities of its Wheel End division through the creation of three new area manager positions, the company has announced.
Tags: Leadership, Aftermarket, People, Stemco, Parts and Service, Wheel Ends
August 18, 2016 - Industry News
Silver State Truck & Trailer of Las Vegas, Nev., has signed on as an authorized service provider for Great Dane’s AdvantEdge National Parts and Service program.
Tags: Great Dane, Parts and Service, AdvantEdge
August 16, 2016 - Industry News
The Lubbock, Texas-based RTS Rig Parts and More has joined the HDA Truck Pride network of independent parts and service providers.
August 11, 2016 - Industry News
Mack Trucks has launched the Mack FleetPreferred parts and service purchasing platform, formerly known as MVPreferred or simply Preferred.
Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Mack Trucks, Parts and Service
JTM Truck & Trailer Service of San Antonio, Texas, has signed on as an authorized service provider for Great Dane’s AdvantEdge National Aftermarket Parts & Service program.
Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Great Dane, Parts and Service
August 10, 2016 - Press Release
Vehicle lift maker Stertil-Koni will continue to sponsor National Lift Week, a event highlighting the best practices in vehicle lifting safety, efficiency, durability and environmental friendliness.
Tags: Vehicle Lifts, Safety Technology, Stertil-Koni, National Lift Week
August 9, 2016 - Industry News
Denso Products and Services Americas has named Yijun “Henry” Peng manager of its remanufacturing operations in Murrieta and Long Beach, Calif.
Tags: Leadership, Aftermarket Parts, Remanufactured Parts, Denso, People
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