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CRM expert to present at HDAW

Randy MacLean, founder of Waypoint Analytics, will be a featured presenter at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) 2015, scheduled for Jan. 26-29, 2015 at the Mirage in Las Vegas. HDAW organizers says MacLean’s presentation, Elevating Sales Systems Using Analytics & CRM, will focus on three major topics: Why companies are actually making more money than they ...

CK Commercial Vehicle Research fleet study now available

CK Commercial Vehicle Research has completed its 2014 annual fleet study. Sixty-six representatives from small, medium and large for-hire, private and government fleets operating 40,000-plus Class 8 vehicles responded to this year’s 20-question survey covering: Planned 2015 truck and trailer purchases for replacement and added capacity, brand choices, driver ...

Northwood University preparing for Tire Leadership 21 program

Northwood University announces dates for the next Tire Leadership 21 education program have been announced by the school’s Center for Tire & Service Education (CTSE). The next two-week seminars will be held March 22-27 and Sept 13-18, 2015. Participants must attend both sessions. According to Northwood University, Tire Leadership 21 ...

Mitsubishi Electric inks distribution deal with VIPAR

Mitsubishi Electric Automotive America, Inc. announced Tuesday that it has signed a long-term agreement with VIPAR Heavy Duty, making its heavy duty electrical components available to more than 500 VIPAR Heavy Duty distributors. “We are pleased to forge this alliance with VIPAR Heavy Duty as we expand our heavy duty ...

JOST now a distributor for Edbro hydraulic cylinders

JOST International says it has added Edbro hydraulic cylinders to its range of products available in the U.S. Edbro has been manufacturing hydraulic cylinders for over a century, and the new Edbro Ultra range of hydraulic cylinders now available in the U.S. have been developed to be lighter, stronger and ...

Dorman introduces Tech Tube video program

Have you always wanted to share your service and maintenance installation tips on YouTube? Can professional techs and DIYers benefit from your approach to certain repairs? If so, you are in luck. Dorman Products, Inc. announces the introduction of Tech Tube, its new installation video incentive program. This new program ...

Surplus-Solutions adds new parts to site

Surplus-Solutions.com, an online marketplace connecting buyers and sellers of surplus parts, has added construction parts to its inventory. Amher, an International dealer in Mexico, listed 475 Case parts on the site last week for light duty construction and farm parts for Case skidsteers and tractors. "We are excited to be broadening ...

Hendrickson training program heading to Maine

Hendrickson Vehicle Suspension Institute (HVSI) has scheduled its next session of hands-on technical suspension training. Two separate sessions will be held from Nov. 18-20 in Bangor, Maine at Eastern Maine Community College (EMCC). Hendrickson says each session includes classroom and hands-on training which is conducted by Hendrickson’s regional field ...

CVSN installs new directors

The Commercial Vehicle Solutions Network (CVSN) installed three new directors to its board at its Aftermarket Distribution Summit last month in Nashville. In an effort to keep the lines of communication open and get valuable input and feedback between the CVSN members and their supplier partners, CVSN has two ...

Minimizer CFO up for CFO of the Year Award

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal has named Minimizer's Christopher Thorpe “CT” an honoree for this year's CFO of the Year Award in the small private company category. He, along with all the other 2014 nominees, will be recognized Nov. 13 at a luncheon and profiled in a special publication the next day. “I'm very ...