East Coast Truck and Trailer Inc. in Brockton, Mass, is the newest stockholder to join the Vipar Heavy Duty network of distributors.
Led by its president and owner, Don Cupples, East Coast Truck and Trailer provides southeastern Massachusetts and Cape Cod with truck parts and trailer equipment for medium- to heavy-duty trucks. The company has an additional branch location in Pembroke, Mass.
East Coast Truck and Trailer was formed in 1984 as a truck/trailer service operation. The company exited the service business in 2000 and now focuses entirely on parts distribution with five delivery vehicles. East Coast Truck and Trailer has 12 employees including two outside salesmen.