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Iowa Mold Tooling adds customer support manager

Iowa Mold Tooling Co., Inc. has hired Holly McCoy-Nelson as customer support manager. She will lead the customer service and aftermarket support ...

New NOW coverage options for ISL G engines

Cummins has released new coverage options for the National Overhaul Warranty (NOW) Program to better support owners of Cummins ISL G engines. This program is effective April 1, 2015, and is separate from the current NOW Program for MidRange engines. The new ISL G NOW includes complete tear down inspection ...

Betts Company names new president, COO

Betts Company has been named president and chief operating officer, the company announced Tuesday. Mike Betts, formerly president of Betts Company, will ...

VIPAR Heavy Duty debuts online parts marketplace

VIPAR Heavy Duty has launched VIProParts.com, an online marketplace for buyers to purchase heavy-duty truck parts. The website is a full-featured online store where end users can find the industry’s leading brands of high quality aftermarket products, which are then delivered via the VIPAR Heavy Duty network of participating ...

Surplus-Solutions.com upgrading website

Surplus-Solutions.com upgraded its server last week to better support its online users. This upgrade doubled storage, increased and expanded bandwidth, so the site can now accommodate continued growth, the company says. "Our growth has given us over 13,000 individually listed parts, worth well over 20 million dollars and that is ...

Rondini joins Marx Group Advisors

Denise Rondini has joined Marx Group Advisors as a vice president and member of the company's Advisory Board. In addition to her new role, Rondini will continue as president of Rondini Communications, a company specializing in researching and writing about the medium- and heavy-duty trucking industry. Her clients include ...

GenNext debuts GenNext University

GenNext introduces a new feature to its website, GenNext University. GenNext University is designed to be a central repository of educational content to help develop the skills and abilities of organization members, GenNext says. Current content includes recent webinars with keynote speakers Jim Pancero, David Wheatley and Nancy Friedman.  If you are a ...

Registration open for 2015 Heavy Duty Leadership course

Northwood University and its University of the Aftermarket program has opened registration for its 2015 Heavy Duty Leadership course. The week-long course is a cornerstone in the industry’s efforts to foster the development of a new generation of visionary executives who will help drive the heavy-duty aftermarket to new levels. The University of ...

Fleet picks Webb Wheel brake drums for replacement cycle

Webb Wheel's Webb Vortex Unlimited brake drums have been chosen by one of the nation’s largest privately owned truckload carriers for their fleet of 8,000 over-the road tractors and 22,000 trailers when replacement drums are required. U.S. Xpress says it will spec the Webb Vortex Unlimited drum for new equipment purchases ...

FleetPride acquires Pardo’s Truck Service Parts Warehouse

FleetPride has acquired the assets of Pardo's Truck Service Parts Warehouse, Inc. in Kearny, N.J. Earlier this year, FleetPride purchased six other Pardo's locations in the New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Maryland markets, and secured an option to acquire the Kearny location at a later date. "Adding this Pardo's location in Kearny to FleetPride's ...

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