Industry Updates

#Automotive, Trucking & Supplies

Vergennes auto supply company owner wins new Chevy pickup
owner of A&D Automotive in Vergennes, after Akey presented Hawkins with a new Chevy Silverado pickup truck recently. Looking on are A&D store manager Bob Desroches Fisher Auto Parts salesman Thomas Perry. VERGENNES — Randy Hawkins, owner of A&D ...
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Counterpoint: Pickup Truck Buyers are Model Citizens and Auto Enthusiasts
The line is blurry. Some will take their truck to a job site and then go home, unload their equipment, put a quad in the back and hit the trails. Trucks, in many ways, are the ultimate utility vehicle. Truck buyers are also unique. Their reasoning for ...
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Carriers Should Act Now to Keep Trucking Through a Downturn
Editor’s note: Written by Bill Pifani, director of credit management, TD Equipment ... for trucking companies to have a diverse segment and geographical portfolio, as industries subject to discretionary spending, such as retail and automotive, are ...
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Android OS Disrupts the Automotive OS Market with its Superior Upgradability and Over-the-Air Support Notes Frost & Sullivan
Google's Android automotive OS and Linux are likely to challenge the incumbent QNX, with major original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) like Audi and the Renault-Nissan alliance opting for Android in their next-generation vehicles. QNX, a subsidiary of ...
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TELLS TROUBLES OF AUTO TRUCK DRIVERS; Elisha Flagg, Manager of Equipment Department of American Express Co., Finds Many.
This is a digitized version of an article from The Times’s print archive, before the start of online publication in 1996. To preserve these articles as they originally appeared, The Times does not alter, edit or update them. Occasionally the digitization ...
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Steffen Truck & Equipment
The purpose of the company was the building and repair of truck bodies and auto springs. During the beginning of the ... From this humble beginning, the Steffen-Van Steenwvk Company entered the truck equipment industry. The next, and natural progression ...
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Another firm wheels into Hunt Midwest’s Automotive Alley
... auto industry-related tenant at Automotive Alley, a combination of above- and below-ground real estate near the junction of Missouri Highway 210 and Interstate 435 in Kansas City. Dejana Truck & Utility Equipment, a New York-based subsidiary of ...
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Satisfaction with Original Equipment Tires Helps Automakers Keep Owners Loyal, J.D. Power Finds
March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Overall customer satisfaction with original equipment tires affects tire brand loyalty ... performance sport; and truck/utility. Michelin ranks highest in three vehicle segments, scoring 772 in luxury; 756 in passenger ...
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Targeting Technicians, Part 1: Trucking industry faces major shortage, opportunities for diesel mechanics
The degrading “grease monkey” stigma that plagues the automotive service channel is doubly damaging in trucking, where the equipment is larger, heavier and often dirtier. Schmidt says all too often when attending educational career fairs at high ...
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My Best Ideas For Auto And Truck Part Manufacturers
The auto and truck part and equipment manufacturing industry has companies that produce vehicle parts and accessories that are used in assembling cars, SUVs, light off-road utility vehicles and trucks for the auto and truck manufacturing industry.
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