December 9, 2016 - Industry News
East Manufacturing appointed Chris Cooler as its product manager for dump trailers in addition to his role as Mid-South regional manager.
Tags: Leadership, People, East Manufacturing, Trailers, Dump Trailers
December 5, 2016 - Product News
Great Dane has added the Jost AX150 Alumilight landing gear and a sliding suspension option to its Freedom XP all-aluminum flatbed trailers.
Tags: Trailers, Aluminum, Flatbeds, Great Dane
November 28, 2016 - Industry News
Toledo, Ill.-based transportation equipment dealer Ervin has been added to Stoughton Trailers’ network of North American dealers, the company announced.
Tags: Trailers, Dealership, Stoughton Trailers
November 24, 2016 - Industry News
East Manufacturing has named Bill Wallace as platform product manager, adding the duties to his current position as Northeast regional sales manager, the company announced.
Tags: Sales, Trailers, People, East Manufacturing
November 18, 2016 - Industry News
Great Dane full-service dealer Central Valley Trailer Repair has opened a new facility in Fresno, Calif., offering a variety of sales, parts, and service accommodations.
Tags: Trailers, Dealers, Great Dane
November 17, 2016 - Industry News
Net orders for all trailer types were up in October compared to the previous month and essentially met expectations, according to a report from FTR.
Tags: Trailers, FTR, Trailer Orders
November 3, 2016 - Industry News
Trailer manufacturer Wabash National has added Florida-based Maudlin International to its dealer network.
Tags: Trailers, Dealers, Wabash National
November 1, 2016 - Industry News
Stoughton Rental and Leasing Company has opened a new location in the Dallas suburb of Mesquite, Texas.
Tags: Leasing, Trailers, New Facility, Trailer Sales, Stoughton Trailers
October 17, 2016 - Industry News
ACT Research released its preliminary U.S. net trailer orders for September 2016, showing a decline from the previous month and weaker than anticipated order pace.
Tags: Trailers, ACT Research, Trailer Orders
October 11, 2016 - Industry News
The Heico Companies has acquired Dutch firm Ancra Systems B.V. with plans to bring the company’s automatic truck loading/unloading system to North American markets.
Tags: Cargo Management, Trailers
October 10, 2016 - Industry News
Stoughton Parts Sales, a division of Stoughton Trailers, broke ground on a new 15,000 square-foot warehouse expansion of its facility in Stoughton, Wis.
Tags: Trailers, Distributors, Stoughton Trailers, Facility Renovations
September 30, 2016 - Product News
The Jost Group introduced a new fifth wheel coupling and trailer steering system at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show in Hannover, Germany.
Tags: Trailers, IAA, JOST
September 23, 2016 - Product News
Hankook has expanded its e-cube Blue trailer tire line with special steering and drive-axle threads designed for efficiency and fuel savings, the company announced at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show in Hannover, Germany.
Tags: Trailers, IAA, Tires, Hankook Tire
September 20, 2016 - Industry News
The final numbers on August net trailer orders show a significant increase over the previous month that still fell slightly below expectations.
Tags: Trailers, ACT Research, FTR, Trailer Orders
September 2, 2016 - Product News
Heil Trailer International has expanded its line of stainless steel products for the 2017 model year in a variety of styles, sizes and applications.
Tags: Trailers, Liquid Tank Trailers, Heil Trailer
August 15, 2016 - Industry News
Preliminary trailer order numbers for the month of July, show a significant drop from the previous month, according to analysis from ACT Research.
Bendix has released a repair solution for the voluntary recall of about 200,000 of its SR-5 trailer spring brake valves.
Tags: Trailers, Recalls, Bendix, Brakes
July 20, 2016 - Industry News
A high number of dry van trailer order cancellations caused the trailer market to perform below expectations in June, as U.S. net trailer orders fell 10% from the month before and 56% compared to June 2015.
Tags: Trailers, Dry Vans, FTR, Trailer Orders
July 19, 2016 - Industry News
Great Western Leasing and Sales has acquired the Oregon-based new and used trailer dealership Pacific Truck & Trailer.
Tags: Trailers, Dealers, Flatbed Trailers, Repair Shops
July 18, 2016 - Product News
The truckload carrier U.S. Xpress is equipping 1,800 of its new Wabash National and Hyundai Translead trailers with SAF ULX40 Slider Suspension Axle Systems, complete with P89 air disc brakes.
Tags: Trailers, U.S. Xpress, Landing Gear, SAF Holland, Air Disc Brakes
June 28, 2016 - Industry News
Stoughton Trailers announced that affiliate company Stoughton Lease will sell new Stoughton Trailers through its branch locations in Purcell, Okla., and White Pine, Tenn.
Tags: Trailers, Dealers, Stoughton Trailers
June 24, 2016 - Industry News
Trailer orders fell nearly 14% month over month in May, coming close to earlier projections for a seasonal slowdown.
Tags: Economy, Trailers, ACT Research, Freight, Trailer Orders
June 22, 2016 - Industry News
Trailer dealer Nationwide Haul has been named an authorized dealer of East Manufacturing trailers and will offer new models as well as tractor-trailer parts and service.
Tags: Trailers, Dealership, East Manufacturing
June 14, 2016 - Industry News
The patent-pending guard underwent extensive testing internally and through multiple independent testing agencies, including crash testing performed at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s facility in Virginia.
Tags: Vehicle Safety, Trailers, Stoughton Trailers, Rear Underride Guards, Rear Impact Guards
June 13, 2016 - Industry News
East Manufacturing has announced that Meister-Shane is now an authorized dealer, carrying the company’s lineup of aluminum and steel trailers.
Tags: Trailers, Dealers, East Manufacturing
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