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Five ways to “win your share” of business

One of the best marketing tools in business today is free and available to anyone. It connects buyers to sellers around the block and across the globe. It's the Internet, and if you aren't making it a priority in your business you are leaving business on the table, says ...

Herbolich preaches action at HDA Truck Pride meeting

The wait and see approach wasn't designed for professional sales. Success in sales in the comes from being active and aggressive every day, says Bob Herbolich. Speaking Thursday at the HDA Truck Pride annual meeting in Phoenix, Herbolich urged HDA Truck Pride members to grab control of their sales team ...

Full house packs HDA Truck Pride meeting

The HDA Truck Pride annual meeting kicked off with a full day of meetings Thursday in Phoenix. A principal's only meeting and general membership meeting filled up the morning activities, and that was followed by lunch and two educational sales and marketing sessions designed to offer members tips for ...

University of the Aftermarket, AAIA to host ACES & PIES seminar

The University of the Aftermarket, in partnership with the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association (AAIA), will host a two-day seminar on the implementation and management of aftermarket catalog and product information standards July 16-17 in Troy, Mich. The program was developed for aftermarket catalog managers and product information professionals who ...

The Marx Group celebrating 30 years

During 2014 The Marx Group will celebrate 30 years of creativity, expertise and passion as the aftermarket’s leading marketing communications agency. To commemorate this milestone, from now until December The Marx Group will release short excerpts of the company’s history through articles and videos. The Marx Group dedicated website, ...

Customer feedback strong for TMD severe-duty line

TMD Friction says customers are actively responding to its line of severe-duty friction products. TMD offers its T0132, T0135 & T2300 for those applications. The T2300 is an OE approved premium grade 23,000 lbs. and rated for all applications. The T0132 and T0135 are an excellent option for improved ...

Valley Truck Parts grows Eaton Rebuilder line

Valley Truck Parts has added several new transmission models to its Eaton Authorized Rebuilder program, which includes an extended warranty period for the covered transmissions. The program now gives fleets and independent drivers additional options to purchase locally remanufactured transmissions with 100 percent genuine Eaton content. With these new ...

Gibson Tire Service joins Marangoni Dealer network

Gibson Tire Service in Charleston S.C. has converted its retread operation to the Marangoni family of products which includes their signature brand RINGTREAD (The Splice Less Retread) as well as UNITREAD. Gibson Tire Service is a third generation family owned company that provides commercial tire services from new and used ...

MAHLE Aftermarket enters racing industry

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. is sponsorsing Formula DRIFT driver Conrad Grunewald for the 2014 Professional Drifting Championship Series. As an official partner, MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. will provide technical support for Grunewald and his Formula DRIFT Chevrolet Camaro. It will also have the MAHLE brand decal displayed on the No. 79 ...

Hendrickson debuts new tube axle

Hendrickson Specialty Products Auxiliary Axle Systems introduces the new TOUGHLIFT brand of lift axles. This new platform was designed specifically to use round axles for non-steerable and steer applications in severe-or heavy-duty applications, the company says. The round tube axle design promotes up to an aggressive 25,000 lb. capacity ...