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Nominate your favorites for Distributor of the Year

Who’s the best distributor in the marketplace? Think about it. Who do you know who does a truly excellent job ...

MERA CEO Council meeting moved to June

The first meeting date for the Motor and Equipment Remanufacturers Association (MERA) CEO Council has been changed from May 19 ...

New class graduates from University of the Aftermarket

Leadership 2.0, the University of the Aftermarket’s automotive aftermarket Leadership Development Program, concluded on Friday, April 11, 2014 with a ...

Zwicker to chair MERA board

The Motor and Equipment Remanufacturer's Association (MERA) announce the election of Shawn Zwicker, general manager, ReCon Europe and Joint Ventures, Cummins Inc., to the position of chairman of the MERA Board of Directors. Zwicker succeeds MERA Founding Chairman Michael Cardone, Jr., chairman, CARDONE Industries, Inc., who will continue to ...

Inland Truck Parts opens larger Texas facility

Inland Truck Parts says its vision for serving Austin, Texas is big. So big, that it could no longer be contained in an existing facility. As a result, Inland has designed and built a new, larger location to offer more of what Inland Truck Parts has become known ...

Rofin joins MERA

The Motor & Equipment Remanufacturer’s Association (MERA) welcomes Rofin-Sinar, Inc. as its newest supplier member. MERA says its membership network of companies engaged in the remanufacturing industry — both large and small, automotive and heavy-duty, independent and OE — continues to grow. With more than 35 years of experience in ...

VIPAR makes management appointment

VIPAR Heavy Duty announced Thursday the promotion of Larry Griffin to director of program management. Griffin joined VIPAR Heavy Duty in September of 2012 as program manager. In his new role, Griffin will be responsible for directing the activities of the organization’s program management team that oversees all ...

STEMCO makes leadership appointments

STEMCO president  Jon Cox has been appointed chief innovation officer of EnPro Industries effective April 1, the company announced Wednesday. Cox will maintain his responsibilities leading STEMCO as group president, but will also be responsible for driving innovation across all EnPro operations, the company says. Todd Anderson will replace Jon Cox ...

NationaLease appoints new tech and maintenance boss

NationaLease has named Joe Puff Vice President of Truck Technology and Maintenance. "With more than 35 years of experience in complex sales and fleet operations...he will be our go-to person when it comes to new technologies and trends in the trucking industry," says Dean Vicha, President of NationaLease. In this position, ...

Inland Truck Parts acquires West Fargo location

Inland Truck Parts & Service is reinforcing and growing its local presence with the recent acquisition of Aaction Truck and Trailer Repair, Inc. The expansion complements Inland's current Fargo offerings by adding new services like complete engine diagnostics, maintenance and repairs for all makes and models, the company says. ...