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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 ...

Sold to investment firm, ESCO prepares for growth

ESCO Equipment Supply Company announces after twenty-nine years under previous ownership, the company has been sold to an investment firm ...

Naeslund to lead CTEK, Americas

CTEK Power, Inc. has appointed Andreas Naeslund as the company’s new president, Americas. Naeslund will oversee sales, marketing, customer service and distribution for the company’s leading brand of smart charging battery systems in the North and South America markets, the company says.  He will report to Jon Lind, CEO, ...

Rick Rollins joins Marx Group Advisors

Rick Rollins has been appointed to the Advisory Board of Marx Group Advisors. He will also serve as a vice president with Marx Group Advisors. “Rick is well known and respected in the performance and accessories marketplace, and we are honored that he has joined our team,” says Tom ...

Bendix hires Little to HR role

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC continues to strengthen its leadership team by appointing Kimberly Little vice president, human resources – North America. Little, who joined Bendix in January, also becomes the newest member of the Bendix Leadership Committee. “Kim’s practical experience and understanding of engineering and quality – coupled ...

Distributor of the Year nomination period to begin Monday

Yep, it’s that time of year again. The nomination process for the 13th annual Truck Parts & Service Distributor of the Year will begin next Monday, March 31. This year marks the second time the nomination process will be open to the public and all Truck Parts & Service readers ...

Karmak produces fleet consolidation advice paper

Karmak has released a document showcasing helpful tips and best practices for handling fleet consolidation within your customer base. Written by Jason Goby, product owner at Karmak, the document covers five areas where aftermarket businesses can be affected by fleet consolidation, and the best steps for those businesses to ...

TMC service providers offer tips for employee retention

The technician shortage facing the trucking industry isn't going away anytime soon. Industry experts believe things will get worse before they get better, and with a large percentage of techs nearing retirement, it's likely competing for the services of new technicians will become industry standard in the coming ...

TMC debuts interactive website

The Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) has released TMC Connect, its new interactive content-rich website. TMC describes the site as a collaborative and social networking site that allows members to access TMC information about TMC initiatives, RPs and other industry maintenance and service tasks currently being addressed by the ...