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The challenge of fleet utilization during a tech shortage

Fleet utilization is defined as the percentage of power units a fleet has on the road generating revenue at any ...

Power Heavy Duty caps productive meeting at HDAW

Members of Power Heavy Duty met together at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) in Las Vegas last month to review ...

Four nab TMC Silver Spark Plugs

The Technology & Maintenance Council has honored four members with its highest honor – the Silver Spark Plug – at this year’s Annual Meeting in ...

Seidel Diesel Group acquires Clean Air Fuel Injection Service

The Seidel Diesel Group has acquired the assets of Clean Air Fuel Injection of Boca Raton, Fla. The Seidel Diesel Group says its will operate its recently acquired business under the name of International Fuel Injection Service, and will continue to operate out of the current Boca Raton facility. Clean ...

Illinois Auto Truck celebrating 75 years

Illinois Auto Truck Co., Inc. (IATCO) has concluded its 75th anniversary celebration. Recognized as one of the industry’s premier manufacturers of new clutch assemblies, components and supplemental parts for Class 6, 7 and 8 vehicles, IATCO has grown from a small, family-run parts business, to an international manufacturer and ...

Felicelli leaving BBB Industries

BBB Industries, LLC, announces Joseph Felicelli has chosen to step down as Chief Executive Officer to pursue other interests. Don Bigler will step into the role of interim CEO, effective immediately. “Joe led our company through a period of tremendous growth and helped to transform the business into the preeminent ...

Parts on demand: How to boost your fulfillment rates

Distribution is based on one simple concept: Give the customer what they want when they ask for it. In the heavy-duty aftermarket this is typically misconstrued as “give the customer what they want as soon as possible,” but in truth that’s not the case.While there’s no doubt distributors ...

Bendix updating its executive board

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC announces it will transition from its two-person executive board – Bendix’s current corporate governance structure – to a three-person board as it continues its growth and expansion. As part of the transition, Chairman, President and CEO Joe McAleese will step fully into the chairman’s ...

VIDEO – The 2014 Distributor of the Year award presentation

The 2014 Truck Parts & Service Distributor of the Year award, sponsored by Minimizer and Meritor, was presented to Six Robblees' on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, during the opening general session of Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) in Las Vegas. For those who missed HDAW and/or the opening general ...

Next Heavy Duty Leadership course set for July

The University of the Aftermarket’s comprehensive leadership development program, Heavy Duty Leadership, will be offered again in 2015. The next class will be held July 12-17, 2015, on Northwood University’s campus in Midland, Mich. Now in its fourth year, Heavy Duty Leadership is open to any early- to mid-career management-track ...

The CSA conundrum

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