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Western Star 5700XE Helps Food Bank Feed the Hungry

A food bank is delivering food faster and more efficiently with a Western Star 5700XE. The truck belongs to God’s Pantry Food Bank, which serves more than 400 food pantries and meal programs across 50 counties and 16,000 square miles in Central and Eastern Kentucky. The Food Bank distributes enough food to create more than […]

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Leavitt’s Freight Service Merges with Central Oregon Truck Company

Leavitt’s Freight Service, a specialty carrier of utility poles and engineered wood products, today announced that it has merged with Central Oregon Truck Company (COTC), a member of the Daseke family of flatbed and specialized carriers.                Leavitt’s Freight, which operates a fleet of more than 120 trucks, will continue to operate under its existing name […]

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MHC Puts Drivers First with New Springdale Facility

Murphy-Hoffman Company’s (MHC) store in Springdale, Ark., has moved to a new facility off Interstate 49, making it the largest MHC dealership in Arkansas. MHC Kenworth/Volvo – Springdale has served the heavy and medium duty truck market since 1977 and continues to provide award-winning services, including 7-day, 24-hour service and an expanded parts inventory. The […]

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Peterbilt Graduates 50th Factory Trained Technician Class

Peterbilt Motors Company certified the graduation of the Peterbilt Technician Institute’s (PTI) 50th graduating class. Since PTI opened its doors in November 2013 at the Universal Technical Institute campus in Dallas more than 500 students have graduated from the program. PTI has placed more than 95 percent of graduates with a Peterbilt service location or […]

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Flatbed-Focused Builders Transportation Joins Daseke

Daseke, Inc. (NASDAQ: DSKE) (NASDAQ: DSKEW), the largest flatbed, specialized transportation and logistics solutions company in North America, is being joined by Builders Transportation Co., a Memphis-based carrier of steel, aluminum and metal products. Builders Transportation operates a fleet of more than 300 company trucks and nearly 500 spread-axle trailers. The company is solely focused […]

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Michigan Trucker Turns Heads and Profits with Western Star 5700XE

William Stenger feels obligated to keep a clean cab, and is happy to do so. “Every time I stop to buy fuel, I talk to five people who say, ‘Man, that’s a good-looking truck’,” Stenger said. “I have to keep the cab clean because other drivers are always wanting to take a look inside. I don’t mind; […]

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BRUCKNER TRUCK SALES ACHIEVES 70th ANNIVERSARY AS MACK DEALER

Bruckner Truck Sales celebrates another monumental milestone for 70 years of serving Mack customers. In 1948, Bruckner’s became an authorized dealer for Mack Trucks. “We are proud of this accomplishment to be commemorating our 70th year,” says Chris Bruckner, Executive Vice President, Bruckner Truck Sales. “Mack Trucks have helped us remain successful in our business, […]

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Michelin Receives Prestigious PACCAR Supplier Quality Award

Michelin North America, Inc., has been recognized by PACCAR — one of the world’s largest manufacturers of medium- and heavy-duty trucks — as a recipient of the 2017 “10 PPM Supplier Quality” award for outstanding commitment to quality. The award was presented recently to Michelin by Gary Safsten, PACCAR assistant director of supplier quality, at […]

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Kenworth Summer Activities Feature Special Olympics, Northwest Harvest and Fourth of July Parade and Fireworks

Kenworth employees at the company’s headquarters in Kirkland, Washington, have been busy this summer giving back to their community by volunteering at the National Special Olympics in Seattle, raising money for Northwest Harvest to help feed the hungry in the state, and participating with three trucks in the local Fourth of July Parade. 2018 Special […]

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Diesel Laptops Launches Remote Programming Kits

Diesel Laptops, the leading distributor for commercial truck diesel diagnostic software and hardware, has announced the launch of its innovative Remote Programming Kits. These rental kits are a first in the  commercial truck and off highway industry and are offered exclusively through Diesel Laptops. Remote Programming Kits are the perfect solution for fleet managers, shop […]

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DENSO Foundation Awards Nearly $1 Million in STEM Education Grants to 25 North American Colleges and Universities

DENSO, one of the world’s largest automotive suppliers of technology and components,constantly searches for ways to increase young people’s access to technical education and help develop tomorrow’s workforce.Aiding this effort, the company’s philanthropic arm – DENSO North America Foundation (DNAF) – today announced it will donate nearly $1 million in overall funding to 25 institutions of higher learning across North America to support science, technology, engineering […]

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Brooklyn auctioneer earns top awards in NAA national marketing competition

Winners of the 2018 National Auctioneers Association Marketing Competition, presented in partnership with USA TODAY, have been announced. Four emerged from more than 800entries to take three “Best in Show” honors and the coveted “Auction Marketing Campaign of the Year” award. One “Best in Show” award was awarded for Print, Digital, and Photography Additionally, Britney […]

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