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ALK releases mobile software kit

ALK Technologies, Inc. has created a comprehensive enterprise Software Developer Kit (SDK) that allows CoPilot Live and CoPilot Truck navigation software to be integrated into professional mobile solutions running on the Android platform. “We are seeing increasing Android demand both in terms of end-customer requirements and channel partner solutions,” says Dan Popkin, vice president of ...

Yokohama hires strategic digital marketing partner

Yokohama Tire Corp. announced it has hired Culver City, Calif.-based United Future as its digital marketing agency in an overall corporate strategy aimed at enhancing customer engagement opportunities and managing its brand digitally. In the newly-appointed role, United Future will develop with Yokohama strategies, implementation tactics and business ...

Aftermarket liftgate parts for beverage trucking industry available online

BeverageTruckParts.com, which services the beverage trucking industry with replacement parts for beverage bodies and trailers, has teamed with National Liftgate Parts to offer a new product line of aftermarket liftgate parts. "We already have a proven track record for providing affordable high-quality parts to the beverage trucking industry," says ...

Supreme Industries names CFO

Matthew W. Long was appointed to the position of chief financial officer, treasurer and assistant secretary for Supreme Industries. In this role, he will assume the duties of the company's principal financial and accounting officer. Previously, Long, served for eight years as treasurer of CTS Corporation, a designer and ...

Fleet Advantage CEO finalist for Entrepreneur of the Year

Ernst & Young LLP has announced Fleet Advantage CEO John Flynn is a finalist in the “Emerging” category of the company’s awards competition, Ernst & Young ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ 2011. According to the company, this program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas ...

Meritor WABCO supports tax credit for safety technologies

Meritor WABCO announced its support for the Commercial Motor Vehicle Advanced Safety Technology Tax Act of 2011, introduced by Congressmen Geoff Davis (R-Ky.) and Mike Thompson (D-Calif.) on May 4 as H.R. 1706. The bill would provide an income tax credit for proven advanced safety technologies to owners ...

New scissor lift product released

Rotary Lift has introduced the EFX60, a heavy-duty in-ground scissor lift that is said to incorporate patented design features to make lift setup and operation faster and easier, resulting in more productive technicians and less vehicle downtime. The EFX60 uses Rotary Lift’s patented universal style lifting saddle with flip-up ...

FinditParts.com launches Indy 500 promotion

FinditParts.com has opened an online sale promotion around the Indianapolis 500. Starting May 27, visitors to the site can participate in the FinditParts Indy500 sales event, which offers free shipping on lights and mirrors orders over $50 from Velvac, Grote, Peterson, Truck-Lite and Hella; free shipping on brake parts ...

Volvo Trucks assembles 500,000th truck in U.S.

Volvo Trucks has presented Wilson Trucking Corporation of Fishersville, Va. with the keys to a brand new Volvo VNL 300, the 500,000th Volvo truck assembled in the United States. To commemorate Volvo Trucks’ North American milestone, company officials presented the new Volvo VN, assembled at Volvo’s New River Valley ...

Remy formalizes supply agreement with Odyne

Remy Electric Motors, a manufacturer of advanced electric propulsion motors, and Odyne Systems, a manufacturer of hybrid systems for medium- and heavy-duty trucks, have signed a long-term motor supply agreement in which Odyne will use Remy's HVH250 electric motors in its plug-in hybrid system, which helps increase a ...