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Eaton extends reman transmission warranty

Eaton Corporation has expanded its three-year bundled warranty program for remanufactured transmissions to now include all commercial truck vocations in ...

Hadley appoints Cannon

Hadley announces the appointment of Bjorn Cannon to the position of senior account manager. In this capacity, Cannon will be responsible for managing existing accounts and developing new business within the industry, assisting customers with vehicle solutions, the company says. Cannon has over 10 years of experience within the trucking industry, most recently with RealWheels Corporation. “Bjorn ...

Aftermarket family business facts

Family businesses. It doesn’t matter what industry you’re in, the expression always carries cache. Which isn’t to say there’s nothing special about operating a non-family business or corporation, not at all, it’s just that when one comes across a prosperous family business, it’s easy to be impressed. Running a successful family business in today’s economy demands ...

HDDC, Phillips Industries raise money for children’s foundation

On June 3 during closing ceremonies of the Heavy Duty Distributor’s Council’s (HDDC) 30th annual business conference in Gatineau, Quebec, Phillips Industries presented a check in the amount of $18,214 for the SickKids Foundation. The donation was made possible through the generous help of Phillips’ most loyal customers ...

Donaldson named a top workplace in Minnesota

Donaldson Company has been ranked for the second year on the Minneapolis Star Tribune's Top 100 Workplaces list. WorkforceDynamics, the survey firm that has conducted the StarTribune's Top Workplaces research for the past four years, analyzed over 58,600 employee responses. To qualify for the Star Tribune Top Workplaces, the ...

Johnson Truck Bodies announces digital makeover

Johnson Refrigerated Truck Bodies has launched a redesigned website. The new site is streamlined to provide a user-friendly experience and deliver quick, easy access to essential product information, the company says. In addition to improved functionality, Johnson says the updated aesthetics are now more visually inviting and consistent with ...

HDA Truck Pride member holds successful charity event

During the final stop of the 84th Annual Auto Value Product Expo Tour, Automotive Parts Headquarters Inc. (APH), in partnership with almost 50 manufacturers’ representatives, hosted its fourth annual chili cook-off. Eight chili dishes were entered and $62,000 was raised for WACOSA, a nonprofit day program for adults with ...

GenNext holds profitability webinar

GenNext took a step forward this week, eclipsing 100 members and holding its first educational webinar: “The Power of 1%: Improving Profitability in Wholesale Distribution.” Led by Jason Kraus, senior manager of aftermarket transportation at Meritor, the 45-minute webinar showed aftermarket distributors and suppliers the overwhelming financial benefits that ...

TSE Brakes releases rebranding efforts

TSE Brakes has unveiled a new logo, website and supporting materials as a part of an ongoing rebranding effort. TSE initiated this market rebranding to better communicate to its customer base that TSE is a growing global company with quality products that is committed to being the technology leader ...

Who will be on the stage in Las Vegas?

With only three weeks remaining the in open nomination period for the 2014 Truck Parts & Service Distributor of the Year, we would like to once again honor our 2013 finalists. Last year was the first time in our history when the Distributor of the Year nomination was opened ...