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Phillips Industries makes generous donation to Wyakin Warrior Foundation

Phillips Industries recently raised and contributed more than $30,000 to the Wyakin Warrior Foundation. During April’s the HDA Truck Pride Annual ...

Hartman Fleet Services acquired by McCarthy Tire Service

Pennsylvania-based McCarthy Tire Service has acquired Manassas, Va.-based Hartman Fleet Services, Inc. , which provides heavy mechanical services, fleet maintenance and repair, and mobile mechanical services to customers in Northern Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC. John D. McCarthy, Jr., the fourth generation president of McCarthy Tire Service, says the acquisition fits ...

Fontaine Fifth Wheel hires new sales, marketing VP

Gregg Stohler has been hired as vice president of sales and marketing at Fontaine Fifth Wheel where he will lead sales ...

Flanagan joins S&S Truck Parts

S&S Truck Parts, Inc., the parent company of Genuine Newstar, has hired Randy Flanagan as vice president of sales and marketing. Flanagan comes to S&S with more than 30 years of industry experience; most recently holding management roles at Hendrickson and SAF-Holland, the company says. "Building on the company's success ...

GALLERY – Meritor training team hits the road

It’s training season at Meritor. The company’s fully equipped training vans are currently in the midst of two national tours, stopping at various aftermarket businesses to provide comprehensive training on most Meritor product lines in service in today’s trucking landscape. Meritor Training Manager Rick Martin was in the greater Chicago ...

Betts Truck Parts adds alignment equipment to service offering

Betts Truck Parts & Service has added Bee Line computer alignment to its service offering for heavy-duty vehicles. According to Betts, Bee Line’s computerized alignment systems use lasers that provide more accurate alignment than manual or infrared sensors. Utilizing this system, Betts Truck Parts & Service says it can provide service ...

STEMCO enters agreement to purchase Veyance business

STEMCO has entered into an agreement to acquire the Veyance North-American air springs business from Continental AG, subject to certain regulatory approvals. The air springs business unit is the manufacturer of Goodyear air springs and was previously part of Veyance Technologies, Inc. which Continental acquired in January 2015. In a ...

Power Heavy Duty holds advisory council meeting

The Power Heavy Duty Advisory Council recently met in Salt Lake City, Utah to further the group’s mission to provide top quality supplier programs and services to its independent distributors and service specialists. The council consists of five Power Heavy Duty members who assemble on a regular basis to ...

SAF-HOLLAND rolls out new program for distributors

SAF-HOLLAND has launched a new program aimed at helping familiarize distributors with the company's full suite of offerings. "This program will help to educate and equip our distributors in recognizing that SAF-HOLLAND Original Parts goes beyond simply providing HOLLAND fifth wheel components,” says Juan Hernandez, International Marketing and Sourcing ...

Registration now open for TMC Fall Meeting

Registration is now open for the ATA’s Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) Fall Meeting and SuperTech competition. This year’s event will be held Sept. 21-24, 2015, at the Walt Disney Swan & Dolphin Resort in Orlando. Among the features sessions at this year’s event is a technical session titled ...

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