Lucas Deal

Lucas Deal is the editor of Truck Parts & Service and Successful Dealer. He can be reached at, and is on Twitter @lddeal85.

FleetPride adds Colorado distributor

September 21, 2017

FleetPride, Inc., recently acquired the assets of Colton Truck Supply in Montrose, Colo., owned by Brian and Carol Heller. "FleetPride continues to look for well-run, strategic acquisitions. Today we are pleased to welcome Colton Truck Supply and their talented ...

Next man up: Promoting from within in the aftermarket

September 18, 2017

The following comes from the September 2017 issue of Truck Parts & Service. To read a digital version of the magazine, please click the image below.  Employee turnover is a hassle in all areas of the aftermarket. ...