Topics Sales & Marketing

Marx Group forms Collision Division

Tom Marx, CEO of Marx Group Advisors, announces the formation of a new business segment in the collision repair/paint, body and equipment (PBE) segment of ...

Distributor of the Year finalists announced

Truck Parts & Service is thrilled to announce the finalists for this year's Distributor of the Year award: Blaine Brothers, (Blaine, ...

VIPAR Heavy Duty to sponsor GenNext

VIPAR Heavy Duty has become a platinum sponsor of GenNext, the heavy-duty aftermarket’s newest group formed to educate, mentor and recruit the next generation of aftermarket leaders. “GenNext is a group with over 100 members and growing who are the up-and-coming leaders of tomorrow in the aftermarket truck parts industry,” says Steve Hansen of Minimizer, ...

Prestone Command releases white paper on coolant maintenance

Prestone Products Corporation has produced a new white paper titled Critical Warm Weather Maintenance For Engine Coolant In Heavy Duty Vehicles. According to Prestone, extreme seasonal heat presents a challenge to heavy-duty engines and those responsible for their maintenance. Prestone says its white paper places special emphasis on testing essentials ...

Penray named approved supplier to VIPAR

The Penray Companies, Inc. has been awarded approved supplier status for its full line of products for VIPAR Heavy Duty. “With the average age of heavy-duty and light-duty trucks over 11 years, the need to maintain vehicles with high quality service chemicals is more important than ever,” says Mark ...

Alcoa Wheels rolls out photo sharing campaign

Alcoa Wheels Tuesday rolled out its first social media photo sharing campaign and contest. Alcoa Wheels encourages social media followers and contestants to follow the company on Twitter and now on Instagram; snap eligible photos of their trucks fitted with Alcoa Wheels in interesting environments, on the road or with their owner; and ...

Limited space remaining for upcoming MERA event

Motor & Equipment Remanufacturers Association (MERA) announces limited space is available for its upcoming Reman Technology Forum in Detroit next week. The event is scheduled for next Thursday, July 31, 2014 at the COBO Center in Detroit before the NACE|CARS 2014 event. MERA says key discussion topics include: Core Recovery, Disassembly ...

Truck Trailer & Equipment expands to Memphis

Truck Trailer & Equipment has entered the Memphis marketplace with the acquisition of former Pinnacle Truck & Trailer in West Memphis. Truck Trailer & Equipment recently changed management to the Hollingsworth Group, and it’s that change that spurred the company’s new growth plan. David Hollingsworth is the company’s new ...

CMA participating in tire exhibition

CMA (China Manufacturers Alliance, LLC) announces it will be a sponsor and exhibit at the 2014 International Tire Exhibition & Conference (ITEC), taking place Aug. 20-22 in Orlando. CMA says it will showcase multiple products affiliated with their company including: Double Coin, Warrior and Dynatrail. ITEC will also be the ...

Donaldson creates fuel informational website

Donaldson Company introduces www.mycleandiesel.com, an online resource that answers questions about diesel fuel challenges faced by owners of modern engines. Donaldson says diesel engines can be heavily damaged by anything other than the cleanest diesel fuel, and its new site sets out to answer the questions: what is “clean” ...