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Tidewater Fleet Supply honors Webb Wheel’s Stepp

Tidewater Fleet Supply hosted its annual customer appreciation dinner cruise on the Spirit of Norfolk with an audience of 240 customers and employees last week. During the evening the company awarded Dan Stepp of Webb Wheel with its 2014 Manufacturer’s Rep of the Year award. Presented annually, Tidewater Fleet Supply ...

Registration open for Truck Product Conference

Registration is now open for the Truck Product Conference, your chance to preview next year's vocational truck and product offerings from 11 leading chassis manufacturers. This year's event is scheduled Sept. 16 - Sept. 18, 2014 at the adoba hotel Dearborn/Detroit. The event provides upfitters and companies with an opportunity to ask questions ...

Distributor of the Year nomination period ends tomorrow!

Today and tomorrow are the final days to nominate your favorite aftermarket business for the 2014 Distributor of the Year ...

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 the U.S. and Canada. Only linehaul applications were covered previously with the bundled program, which extends the basic two-year warranty of a standard Eaton Fuller Reman transmission or a ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...