October 5, 2015 - Industry News
In spite of all the changes that have occurred in the trucking industry, “fleets still want local support to keep trucks running,” according to Jim Maddox, dealer principal at Tri State Trucks. What are dealers doing about it?
Tags: Dealers, Downtime
October 1, 2015 - Product News
Commercial tread company, Marangoni Tread North America has brought in J&R Tire as a member of the company’s family of independent dealers.
Tags: Tires, Dealers, Retreads, Marangoni
August 26, 2015 - Industry News
East Manufacturing has named Tom Welch as its dealer liaison, a newly created position responsible for dealer network growth, improvement and support activities.
Tags: Leadership, Dealers, People, East Manufacturing
August 19, 2015 - Industry News
The facility bolsters MHC's offerings of aftermarket parts for all makes and models of trucks, trailers and buses.
Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Parts, MHC, Dealers
August 14, 2015 - Industry News
TransEdge Truck Centers will be celebrating 25 years of operation on Aug. 25, with an open house at its flagship location in Allentown, Penn.
Tags: Mack Trucks, Anniversary, Dealers
April 23, 2015 - Industry News
A big jump in truck sales helped push profits higher in the first quarter for the network of dealerships under the Rush Enterprises banner.
Tags: Truck Sales, Rush Enterprises, Dealers, Earnings
April 22, 2015 - Industry News
East Manufacturing has named Great Western Leasing & Sales Inc. in Fontana, Calif., as an authorized East dealer.
Tags: California, Trailers, Flatbeds, Dealers, East Manufacturing
February 17, 2015 - Industry News
Penske Used Trucks has doubled its commercial truck dealership footprint in North America, introducing centers in Dallas; metro Atlanta; and Ontario, Canada.
Tags: Used Truck Sales, Truck Dealers, Penske, Dealers
For the third time in four years, Kenworth named Rihm Kenworth the company’s Medium Duty Dealer of the Year for the U.S. and Canada.
Tags: Kenworth, Medium-Duty Trucks, Dealers, Truck Dealers
February 9, 2015 - Industry News
Peterbilt gave out several awards to affiliated dealers at the company’s annual Dealer Meeting in Scottsdale, Ariz. The two-day business meeting also included presentations and sessions covering industry topics.
Tags: Peterbilt, Dealership, Awards, Dealers, Parts and Service, Annual Meeting
January 23, 2015 - Industry News
Scott McCandless of McCandless Truck Center was named the 2015 Truck Dealer of the Year Friday during the 52nd Annual American Truck Dealers Convention in San Francisco.
Tags: ATD, Truck Dealer of the Year, Awards, Dealers, Truck Dealers
January 13, 2015 - Industry News
East Manufacturing named Waters Truck & Tractor and Waters International Trucks as authorized East dealers. Waters will offer East’s full line of flatbed, drop deck and dump trailers.
Tags: Trailers, Dealers, East Manufacturing, Dropdeck Trailers, Flatbed Trailers, Dump Trailers
December 17, 2014 - Industry News
Rush Enterprises named technician Erick Lincoln of Albuquerque, New Mexico, its all-around champion for the company’s ninth Tech Skill Rodeo. The competition took place Dec. 15-16 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas.
Tags: Rush Truck Centers, Rush Enterprises, Awards, Technicians, Rush Tech Skills Rodeo, Dealers
December 9, 2014 - Industry News
The joint Mack and Volvo Uptime Center brings all of the companies' aftermarket experts under one roof, where the support people and their expertise can get immediately to work on a customer downtime problem.
Tags: Volvo Trucks, Mack Trucks, Dealers, Telematics, Downtime
November 17, 2014 - Industry News
The Canadian dealership group opened a new parts and service center called Peterbilt Manitoba-East operating in Springfield, Manitoba.
Tags: Canada, Peterbilt, Dealership, Dealers, Parts and Service
November 6, 2014 - Industry News
Penske Automotive has completed its acquisition of The Around the Clock Freightliner Group, a heavy and medium duty truck dealership group operating in Texas, Oklahoma and New Mexico.
Tags: Penske, Mergers & Acquisitions, Parts and Service, Dealers, Commercial Truck Dealers
October 23, 2014 - Industry News
Commercial truck dealership chain Rush Enterprises had net income totaling $23.5 million in the third quarter, compared with $15.2 million a year ago, as Class 8 truck sales outpaced national numbers.
Tags: Medium-Duty Trucks, Truck Sales, Heavy-Duty Trucks, Aftermarket, Rush Enterprises, Dealers
October 9, 2014 - Industry News
Kyle Treadway, president of Kenworth Sales Company in Salt Lake City, Utah, spoke to students at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business about entrepreneurship and marketing.
Tags: Kenworth, ATD, Truck Dealer of the Year, Indiana University, Business, Dealers
September 26, 2014 - Industry News
TEC Equipment opened a new 47,000 square foot, full-service truck dealership in Lathrop, Calif., a city in San Joaquin County.
Tags: California, Truck Sales, TEC Equipment, Dealers
September 17, 2014 - Industry News
Inland Kenworth has opened a new full-service Kenworth dealership in Albuquerque and a parts and service location in Kelowna, British Columbia.
Tags: Kenworth, British Columbia, New Mexico, Dealers
September 11, 2014 - Industry News
Ford has shipped all models of its 2015 Transit full-size van, including the cargo, passenger, cutaway, and chassis cab models, representatives for the automaker told Automotive Fleet.
Tags: Ford, Ford Transit, Dealers, Order to Delivery
September 10, 2014 - Industry News
Papé Kenworth has opened two new parts and service locations along Interstate 5 in Oregon.
Tags: Kenworth, Oregon, I-5, Dealers, Interstate 5
August 13, 2014 - Industry News
Vanguard Truck Centers has opened two new Mack dealerships in Texas. The dealerships are located in Victoria and El Campo.
Tags: Texas, Mack Trucks, Dealers, Vanguard, Volvo, Isuzu
August 5, 2014 - Industry News
Murphy-Hoffman Company’s dealership in Chattanooga, Tenn., is moving to a new facility off of I-75. This new location will be the dealership in Tennessee for the truck dealer group.
Tags: Tennessee, Dealers, MHC
July 31, 2014 - Industry News
Daniels Tired Service, a 14-location commercial, consumer and OTR tire dealership is celebrating 75 years as a Goodyear Tire and Rubber customer.
Tags: Goodyear, California, Tires, Company Anniversaries, Dealers
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