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Adding product lines

Good aftermarket inventory is ever-changing. But adding new product lines takes more than just finding space on a warehouse shelf. To truly succeed with new products, distributors must evaluate growth opportunities within a customer base, target areas that are underserved and select the right products to fill voids. Increasing sales comes from adding the right prod- ...

New oil drain valve

Global Sales Group introduces the new EZ Oil Drain Valve for trucks, buses and industrial equipment. According to Global Sales Group, the valve works by replacing ...

East Bay opens Hawaiian retread plant

East Bay Tire Co. announces the opening of EBT Eco, a centrally located retread plant on Oahu, Hawaii. To create ...

Air-Weigh introduces scale with GPS, Bluetooth capability

Air-Weigh has released its new BinMaxx XL front-end loader scale with GPS and Bluetooth technology captures every lift and downloads them automatically to your office PC. According to the company, the BinMaxx XL extends the proven BinMaxx front-end loader scale line by adding built-in GPS, Bluetooth office PC software.  Now, customers ...

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 ...

Kafko debuts window wash product

Kafko introduces its new Clear Vision concentrated windshield wash, featuring unique plant-by-product chemistry making it the first windshield wash to be free of petrochemicals. The eco-friendly, zero VOC alternative to traditional wash fluids easily removes bugs, bird droppings, tree sap, traffic film and road grime and leaves glass crystal clear, ...

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 ...

SAF-Holland releases suspension ride height tips

SAF-Holland has released its fifth document in its new Tech Tip Series, “Truck/Tractor Air Suspension Ride Height Measurement Procedures.” In the feature SAF-Holland showcases the steps recommended for properly measuring the ride height on truck/tractors equipped with drive axle air suspensions. A copy of the entire document can be found ...

Maxion Wheels launches new website

Maxion Wheels has released a new corporate global website. The new site provides a wealth of information on the global breadth of Maxion Wheels and the more than 100 years of history and experience in manufacturing wheels for the global market.  Maxion Wheel provides wheels under the Maxion, Hayes ...

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 ...