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CVSN confirms speakers for upcoming Aftermarket Distribution Summit

President Dave Willis and the Board of Directors of the Commercial Vehicle Solutions Network (CVSN) have released the full speaker ...

Only two days left to nominate a Distributor of the Year

If you've been thinking about nominating an independent aftermarket distributor for our Distributor of the Year award but haven't gotten ...

Keynote speaker announced for CVOC

The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA) the heavy-duty division of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), jointly with Randall-Reilly announced that Dr. Michio Kaku will serve as keynote speaker at the sixth annual Commercial Vehicle Outlook Conference, to be held on Aug. 26-27, 2015, immediately preceding the opening of the Great American Trucking Show (GATS) ...

Managing a multi-generational workforce

Owning and operating a business today requires managing a wide selection of personalities. And while some personality traits are incredibly unique, other traits — specifically generational traits — are commonly shared. Today’s workforce in particular includes four distinct generations, and each views their work and their career differently, says ...

Behind the curtain with PSI

When Pressure Systems International (PSI) entered the commercial vehicle market more than 20 years ago, it also brought with it a new maintenance concept. Maximizing tire life had been an important aspect of vehicle maintenance since trucks hit the road, but until PSI’s foray into the trucking market, no ...

Gregory’s Fleet Supply reaches 50

Gregory's Fleet Supply is celebrating its 50-year anniversary in 2015. The aftermarket parts distributor, located in Virginia Beach, Va., was founded by Claude Gregory Jr. in 1965. In speaking with the Virginia Beach Beacon about his company's milestone, Gregory, now 86, says the success of his business today can be traced ...

CVSN opens registration for milestone Summit

The Commercial Vehicle Solutions Network (CVSN) has opened registration for its 10th annual Aftermarket Distribution Summit, which will be held Sept. 12-16, 2015, at the Newport Marriott in Newport, R.I. "This year's Summit, with the theme 'Navigating Smoothly in a Sea of Uncertaint' will again feature critical education in best ...

MERA speaks out in support of new legislation

The Motor & Equipment Remanufacturers Association (MERA) applauds the passage of S.565, “The Federal Vehicle Repair Cost Savings Act,” by the U.S. Senate on June 15, 2015. Introduced earlier this year by Senators Gary Peters (D-Mich.) and James Lankford (R-Okla.), MERA says the legislation requires federal agencies to encourage ...

ReMaTec names remanufacturer of the year

ReMaTecNews has named Søren Toft- Jensen, founder and owner of Denmark-based Borg Automotive, Europe’s largest independent remanufacturing company, as its 2015 Remanufacturer of the Year. Søren Toft-Jensen receives the award for outstanding entrepreneurship the field of remanufacturing over close to 40 years, during which he has transformed a modest electrical ...

Double Coin holding customer drawing

Double Coin and CMA has launched a “Smart Money Tire Drawing,” the company's first-ever on-going quarterly tire giveaway. Eligible Double Coin steer tires include the FR605, RR680, RR300, and the RT600. The company says participants can enter the quarterly drawing by signing up on Double Coin’s new blog page. The ...