Jason Cannon

Articles by Jason Cannon

Jason Cannon serves as the Online Managing Editor for Truck Parts and Service and its sister site, Successful Dealer. Reach him at jasoncannon@randallreilly.com.

Jason Cannon has posted 1084 Articles for Truck Parts & Service

Freight Wing introduces AeroFlex Composite

Freight Wing’s AeroFlex Composite trailer side skirt – the company's newest addition – has been SAE/TMC tested to improve fuel ...

Noregon releases new JPRO tablet product

Noregon Systems has released its JPRO Tablet Fleet Service Kits designed for service writer and mobile repair applications. The standard JPRO ...

HDA Truck Pride adds Fleet Friction

HDA Truck Pride has added Fleet Friction. Located in San Diego, Fleet Friction’s management team includes: Mike Buscher and Richard Harrigan, owners; and Craig Dawson, general manager. HDA Truck Pride says the addition of Fleet Friction enhances its network presence in the San Diego and Otay Mesa market areas. Fleet Friction is full line commercial ...

Inland Truck Parts combining Wichita locations

Inland Truck Parts has consolidated its parts and service locations in Wichita, Kan. into one, custom built location. "With this move, it’s easier than ever for our Wichita customers to get everything they need with a single stop, and get back to their jobs as soon as possible," Inland General ...

Registration for MATS, HDMA breakfast open

Registration for the 23rd Annual HDMA Breakfast & Briefing os now open. The 2013 keynote speaker for the event, which is set for Friday, March 22 from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, is Troy Clarke, president and chief operating officer of Navistar. Clarke joined Navistar in ...

Brake Parts Inc. releases 2013 training schedule

Brake Parts Inc. announced Monday the schedule for its Raybestos ACE ASE Certified Training Center Courses and Field Training Modules. The classes are lead by ASE and NATEF certified instructors and reach more than 8,000 technicians annually. Training Center Courses include: Brake systems diagnosis & repair, Intro into ABS Brake systems of today and beyond Channel partner ...

PSI adds Gravell

Pressure Systems International has hired Jonathan Gravell as sales and marketing Specialist. Gravell recently concluded an 18-week apprentice program learning all aspects of PSIs heavy-duty business including sales, marketing, production engineering, facilities, R&D, product development and technical services, the company says. In his new role, PSI says he will ...

Former FleetPride, Exide President and CEO passes

Former FleetPride president and CEO Gordon A. Ulsh, 66, died Feb. 1. Ulsh most recently served as president, CEO and a director of Exide Technologies until his retirement in July 2010. Ulsh was chairman, president and CEO of FleetPride, Inc. from 2001 until March 2005 and prior to joining FleetPride, he ...

Polar acquires Beall Equipment

Polar Corporation announced Tuesday that it has acquired the assets of Beall Transport Equipment Co. (BTEC), which serves as the aftermarket parts and service division of Beall Corporation. Beall branches in Denver, Salt Lake City, Los Angeles and Kent, Wash. will join the Polar Service Centers network of parts and service locations. Beall branches in Portland, Phoenix, and ...

Bremskerl introduces a full line of air disc brake pads

Bremskerl has introduced a full line of air disc brake pads for the North American market. Bremskerl’s premium 8010 formulation is supplied at both the OE and aftermarket level and provides lower wear of the pad and disc rotor when compared with other OE and aftermarket manufacturers.  In addition ...