Industry News

Warn Industries Receives Ford’s Gold World Excellence Award

Jun 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

Warn Industries, Inc. has been chosen by Ford Motor Company as a Gold winner in its World Excellence Awards, an honor that puts Warn in an elite class of only 14 companies worldwide. Warn President John Stransky was presented the award at Ford’s annual celebration […]



Ford Using 3D Imaging to Improve F-Series Trucks

Jun 7th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

Ford engineers are using 3D mapping in what is believed to be the technology’s first application in the auto industry to better analyze rear axle parts of F-Series pickups during assembly, leading to a smoother, quieter ride for drivers of Ford trucks. Similar to Google […]



Mitsubishi Fuso Announces 2012 Dealer Awards

May 24th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. (MFTA), Logan Township, NJ, has announced its 2012 North American Dealer of the Year awards. Each year, MFTA recognizes its most outstanding dealers in the U.S. and Canada for overall performance, sales, parts sales, and service performance. The company […]



Freightliner Trucks and NASCAR®Donate Trees

May 17th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

Freightliner Trucks in support of NASCAR Race to Green® pledged to plant 1,200 trees with the support of the Arbor Day Foundation. During the month of April, for every Freightliner-transported driver who won a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series™ race, Freightliner Trucks pledged to plant trees […]



Advantage Funding Announces New Marketing Manager

May 4th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

Advantage Funding announced it hired Andrea Seitz as their new Marketing Manager. Seitz brings over 12+ years of marketing experience combined in product management, branding, sales generation programs and direct marketing. Seitz will be responsible for supporting Advantage Funding’s national brand identity, direct marketing and public relations as well […]



FleetNet Expands Customer Solutions Sales Team

Apr 26th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

Continuing the enhancement of personal interaction with customers, FleetNet America, Inc. announces recent additions to the Customer Solutions and Sales teams. In January, FleetNet announced organization changes to better enable the company to provide solutions to improve customers’ business results. These changes led to the […]



2013 Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

Apr 19th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

The International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum has announced nine industry leaders selected for induction into the International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame as the Class of 2013: Marc De Wilde (Gentbrugge, Belgium), John H. Glass (Morris Plains, N.J.), Marvin R. […]



Beacon Funding and Agero Direct Pay Program

Apr 5th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

Beacon Funding Corporation, an equipment financing company specializing in the tow industry, partnered with Agero, formerly Cross Country Automotive Services, to offer Agero Service Providers enhanced truck financing options. In efforts to make the tow truck equipment financing process easy and low maintenance, they created […]



American Force Wheels Names National Sales Manager

Mar 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

Considered one of the industry’s veteran wheel and tire professionals, Shelly Urwiler has been named national sales manager for custom-built wheel manufacturer American Force Wheels Inc., headquartered in Miami, Fla. “We’re excited to welcome Shelly to our team to help American Force realize its true […]



Advantage Funding Announces New AA Tier Credit Program

Mar 15th, 2013 | By | Category: Industry News

Advantage Funding has announced its new AA Credit Tier commercial vehicle financing and leasing program. The program is designed to offer bank rate financing to new and existing well qualified customers. With the launch of this new program, Advantage Funding offers credit programs for bankable […]