The All-New Ford Ranger

If you took a trip outside of North America within the past few years you might have seen a Ford Ranger out and about—even when they weren’t available in the US. Although Ford ceased production […] More

MACK TRUCK=CONCRETE PUMP PLATFORM

WHAT MAKES THESE TRUCKS PERFECT FOR THE INDUSTRY? Have you ever wondered how concrete is poured in high-rise buildings or big sports stadiums? If you work in the concrete industry, you already know. But for […] More

EVERY MINUTE COUNTS

ASCENSION QUALITY MATERIALS RELIES ON CORETEX FOR OPTIMUM EFFICIENCY For an industry where every minute is critical, it only makes sense that a fleet rely on the most accurate and nearest to real-time information as […] More

GOOD SERVICE MAKES ALL THE DIFFERENCE

KENWORTH TRUCKS AND PACLEASE KEEP P&R PAPER SUPPLY RUNNING SMOOTHLY Stefanie Karnes remembers it well. As the new branch operations manager for P&R Paper Supply Company, she did a ride-along with a driver to get […] More

THE BACKBONE OF THE COUNTY

IOWA COUNTY RELIES ON FREIGHTLINER TRUCKS TO KEEP ROADS OPEN Greene County has been a customer of Harrison Truck Centers in Des Moines, Iowa, for more than a decade. In charge of secondary roads, the […] More

CHRISTMAS DELIVERY

O’SULLIVAN’S TREE SERVICE AND KENWORTH T880 BRING IN NYSE’S CHRISTMAS TREE From working out of a pickup truck with a $10 chainsaw to delivering the New York Stock Exchange’s (NYSE) Christmas tree, O’Sullivan’s Tree Care […] More

FORTY YEARS AND COUNTING

A good service truck is a bit like a good hunting dog, according to Ron Nuss, head mechanic at Northwest Excavating, Inc. “You can run them ragged all day, and they’ll still be there for you.” […] More

A DYNAMIC BUSINESS PREFERS THE 'PRO'

The plumbing industry isn’t well known for offering superb customer service, building lasting relationships, or beating customer expectations. But one plumbing franchise is working to change that. 1.800.Plumber set out on a mission to transform […] More

TWO PERFECT INGREDIENTS TO A DYNAMIC DUO

Cullen Diesel is a Detroit Diesel and MTU distributor for British Columbia. Cullen Diesel mechanics are factory trained and certified in Detroit Diesel and Mercedes engines with experience working with all types of diesel engines, […] More

THE TOUGHEST BODIES FOR THE MOST EXTREME APPLICATIONS

One of the marks of a smart businessman is the ability to recognize a market need and successfully address it. That sort of entrepreneurship is something Gerry Turchak manages very well. Turchak owns Nor-Mar Industries, Ltd […] More

NEARLY DOUBLE THE PRODUCTIVITY

When hailstorms strike the Dallas area, Dallas Flat Glass Distributing manager and vice president Robert Varela knows there’s going to be some long days and nights ahead at the office. “Whenever we get these sudden […] More

WORTH THE HYPE

Alternative fuels seem to be a must in the work truck industry. Diesel and gasoline are harmful to the environment, while electric vehicles aren’t tough enough and also have their negative environmental impact. A popular […] More

DOING ORDINARY THINGS EXTRAORDINARILY WELL

Consolidated Supply Co., based in Portland, Oregon, has a lot of moving parts. As a company celebrating its 90th year of business in 2018, this fourth generation family owned company serves as a wholesale plumbing […] More

THE COCKPIT OF THE FUTURE

In the future, vehicles will be voice activated, automatically take you directly to work or home merely by sensing the time of day, read the morning news, and even brew your coffee. Well, who knows […] More

THE RIGHT TIME TO CHANGE

Historically, Total Base Number (TBN) has been a key indicator of remaining useful oil life in heavy-duty engine oils. While acid neutralization is still an important function of engine oil, changes in engine design and […] More

THE COST OF UNSAFE DRIVING BEHAVIOR: Part 1 of 3

High procurement and operating costs mean fleets are always on the lookout for savings and profit opportunities. We often think of achieving these by increasing productivity, reducing expenses, and mitigating vehicle downtime. However, one of […] More

RELIABLE FLEETS IN UNPREDICTABLE JOBS

With years of experience as a mechanic, welder, and fabricator, Willie Freshour decided seven years ago to strike out and start his own business. Freshour previously worked as a heavy equipment mechanic, a welder in […] More

MAXIMIZING UPTIME

GCR Tires and Service (GCR) has stood for quality and service in the commercial tire business since 1945. Putting safety at the core of everything it touches, GCR’s focus is on timely solutions and long-lasting […] More

THE SMART WAY TO CHOOSE AN IDLE REDUCTION SYSTEM

Why use an idle reduction system? To save your fleet money—it’s that simple, because over time a good system will pay for itself. Of course, how much you pay for the system and how much […] More

FEWER KEYS, BETTER RESULTS

Time is money, the old saying goes, and in the commercial vehicle world any technology that keeps technicians on the job with as little downtime as possible is a sure winner. Such is the case […] More

FEWER KEYS, BETTER RESULTS

Time is money, the old saying goes, and in the commercial vehicle world any technology that keeps technicians on the job with as little downtime as possible is a sure winner. Such is the case […] More

FINDING YOUR VOICE IN FLEET MANAGEMENT

Whether asking for driving directions to a new restaurant, checking the weather for weekend plans, or ordering a bag of dogfood online, voice-based technology has become a staple of modern life. Although most people associate […] More

CARGO ORGANIZERS MEET THE CHALLENGE

Equipping work trucks with the necessary tools for commercial use requires heavy-duty products designed to be both functional and safe while creating organization and security. Cargo organizers specially designed to fit in the truck bed […] More

NTEA MUST-SEE EXHIBITORS

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PAINT AND POWDER COATING JUST AREN'T ENOUGH

Work truck owners, fleet managers, rental equipment company owners, and others spend large amounts of resources and time keeping their equipment both looking great and functioning at the highest levels. But many are noticing that […] More

THE UPSIDE OF COMPOSITE TRUCK BODIES

BrandFXTM recently introduced its UltimateFXTM all-composite fiberglass-based service truck body and understructure combo which is manufactured to match the toughness of steel, while weighing about 60-percent less. The lightweight—yet tough—combo is designed for 56LS and […] More

LED LAMPS LIGHT THE WAY WITH STYLE AND SUBSTANCE

The lighting in a commercial vehicle can certainly be viewed from a utilitarian perspective, and it’s true that without lighting a work truck can’t really work. The advent of more robust, brighter, and longer-lasting LED […] More

NTEA MUST-SEE EXHIBITORS

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BEYOND THE DIPSTICK

The rule of changing a vehicle’s oil every three months or 3,000 miles has been blown out of the water by advances in oil and oil filter technology. That’s good news for a fleet owner’s […] More

NOT YET ELD COMPLIANT? DON'T WAIT TO ACT.

In an industry where time is money and watching the clock can help a driver or his bosses avoid costly fines, we’ve got a question for you: Instead of watching the clock, are you watching […] More

USING DATA AS A GUIDE

Data. It’s the watchword for succeeding in today’s business environment. More and more, we’re told to let data be the guide. Quality improvement initiatives stress the importance of making decisions based on verifiable data rather […] More

STOOP NO MORE

Gone are the days when a worker has to stoop down and use a gauge to check every tire in a fleet yard. Once again, technology is transforming the way we accomplish manual tasks. With […] More

BALANCING ACT

Professional drivers typically recognize the telltale signs of out-of-balance truck tires. A vibrating steering wheel and/or seat, uneven tread wear, and decreased fuel economy can all point to the need to bring wheels back in […] More

LOADING AND UNLOADING EASE

National Fleet Products, a leading North American supplier of loading ramps and other aftermarket accessories for commercial vehicles, introduces several versions of its unique WM System Loading Ramps. Designed as a low-cost, maintenance-free alternative to […] More

FEELING WARM INSIDE

It is not easy finding the right auxiliary heater for your work truck. There are almost as many considerations to keep in mind as there are options available on the market, and it isn’t always […] More

LET THERE BE LIGHT

We’ve all been there. It’s dark outside, you’re searching the bed of your pickup truck to find something, and there isn’t enough light. It might even be your work truck with valuable tools and equipment […] More

UTILIZING LANDMARKS IS KEY

As the list of new or upgraded fleet management technology continues to grow, it’s imperative you get the most from your original investment. Within that list, asset tracking capabilities are booming, but the question remains: […] More

MANAGE INVENTORY ON WORK TRUCKS LIKE A PRO

Staying on top of your inventory can be a challenge. Trying to keep track of all the inventory on individual trucks can be even more difficult. Trying to use a manual process to keep track […] More

URBAN DELIVERY PICKS UP SPEED

Individuals and companies along the supply chain continuum are beginning to make logistics decisions at the moment an online sale is made, and these decisions often travel all the way back to a product’s constituent […] More

REDUCING BLIND ZONES

With a service area spanning eight Northern and Pacific Northwest states, Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. keeps a lot of drivers and trucks on the road. The company installs and repairs electric and gas utility lines in […] More

DELIVERING DEPENDABLE SERVICE

Interstate Batteries, a leading supplier of batteries to thousands of garages, retail outlets, repair facilities, and vehicle dealerships across North America, has earned a reputation for reliable, timely service. Its company slogan of “Outrageously Dependable® […] More

FIVE TIPS FOR AVOIDING SERIOUS ISSUES WHEN SERVICING CUMMINS® ISX15 ENGINES

There have been a number of important updates and changes that could significantly impact parts selection and service procedures when servicing Cummins® ISX15 engines. This engine series has become a very popular power source for […] More

SPEC' WRITING

Vocational vehicle specifications serve as building blocks for a fleet and provide financial responsibility for the end product. As work trucks become more complex, mistakes are inevitable. A well-written specification can be valuable when determining […] More

HIRING A SPECIALIST

A truck that’s off the road due to a malfunctioning tarping system is both costly and aggravating. Every day, companies make the risky decision to install a tarping system on their own trucks, which quite […] More

YOU'VE EXTENDED YOUR DRAIN INTERVALS. NOW WHAT?

In a recent conversation about extending time between oil changes, a representative from a large truck manufacturer mentioned that one of their biggest concerns was that extended service intervals for engine oil could negatively affect […] More

NO RETURNS, NO REGRETS

Air compressors are one of the most vital components in constant use among industrial enterprises. Including electricity, water, and natural gas, compressed air is widely considered the fourth vital source of energy. On an international […] More

COOL CUSTOMER

Molly MacDonald, founder and CEO of The Mobile Locker Co., had the idea for a mobile locker service after several of her runner’s apparel items went missing during races. While the company’s initial focus was […] More

ENGINE OF CHOICE

In the work truck fleet industry, downtime means losing money. But, it takes a lot to power a reliable work truck—specifically, a capable engine. Well, good news. There are two new engines on the block. […] More

VISION ZERO INITIATIVE

Pedestrians account for approximately 15 percent of all motor vehicle accidents, according to the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA). In fact, pedestrian fatalities have increased over the past two years by 22 percent and nine […] More

WHY BIG DATA DOESN'T NEED TO TO BE INTIMIDATING

Big data is one of the topics on many people’s minds these days. In case that immediately makes you uncomfortable, I’d like to demystify it for you. In an industry that’s rapidly streamlining efficiency around […] More

FINISHED PRODUCTS ARE MORE DURABLE THAN EVER

When engineers are designing the latest and greatest vehicles, trucks, and other types of industrial equipment—or when fleet managers are charged with maintaining them—there’s a constant need to explore innovation in materials for both finished […] More

BY THE NUMBERS

Oftentimes, numbers tell a story. For example, take the more than 14,000 propane autogas fleet vehicles added to roadways in 2016—an eight percent increase from 2015. The story behind that statistic is pretty clear: More […] More

LIFT WITH CARE

Following a detailed review of truck maintenance facilities across North America, vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni has just released what it calls the “Seven Key Steps” to improving safety for busy technicians working on the shop […] More

EVOLUTION TO EXCELLENCE

In the eyes of his company’s executive team, Blair Schober is a fleet management genius. The US fleet manager for Red Hawk Fire & Security, which offers a full range of fire and security services […] More

TECH TIP

Oil change is probably the most important component in a fleet owner’s list of preventive maintenance items. And, depending on its frequency, it is likely to be among the most expensive. Advancements in oil and […] More

COST VS VALUE

Holman Parts Distribution, a leading provider of strategic powertrain sourcing solutions specifically developed for the fleet industry, understands that for most companies, the fleet is critical to supporting day-to-day business operations. For these vocational fleets, […] More

BE PREPARED FOR ANY SEASON

Fleets have a different set of challenges to navigate as temperatures fluctuate and road conditions become a factor throughout the different seasons. Maintaining critical vehicle systems before seasonality sets in can help maximize vehicle investment […] More

KNOW BEFORE YOU LEASE

Lease financing is used by a majority of businesses in the US and accounts for about 1/3 of new equipment acquisitions. Seeking to acquire equipment for your business? Here are 10 questions to help determine […] More

ASSESSING YOUR FLEET'S NEEDS

How do fleet managers measure operational needs? Several approaches help quantify necessary functional requirements while filtering out end-user operator demands often communicated as needs. In the end, fleet managers are responsible for maintaining order between […] More

THE CHALLENGE

Black & Veatch is a global engineering and construction company, specializing in critical utilities, including energy, water, and telecommunications, with more than 11,000 employees in more than 100 countries. Many people rely on the company’s […] More

MONITOR YOUR BRAKES

Most of today’s large, over-the-road vocational vehicles utilize air brake systems to provide vehicle braking, as opposed to passenger cars, which utilize hydraulic braking. Air brake systems have proven to be quite reliable and capable […] More

NEW YORK REGIONAL FOOD BANK SERVES THE LESS FORTUNATE

Hunger in the United States is a daunting problem—more than 42 million live in food “insecure” households. That means about 13 percent of households have trouble putting food on the table, and nearly half of […] More

DEVELOPMENTS TO WATCH IN WORK TRUCK TECHNOLOGY

The work truck business will inevitably evolve as new devices and systems exert their impact on it. It’s equally certain that the pace of this change will accelerate—technological progress works that way—and we’ll be witnessing […] More

FLUID MAINTENANCE

Everyone wants to get the most out of their work trucks. In maintenance functions and service applications, efficiency and cost are always battling against the day-to-day needs and malfunctions that plague your equipment. Whether you […] More

WORK TRUCK TECHNOLOGIES

With so many vocational work applications resulting in such a wide range of body and equipment variations, the process of creating a work truck is very complicated. Work trucks are basically custom-ordered, rather than mass-produced, […] More

DETERMINING FACTORS

Making one solution work for multiple scenarios is typically not a good idea—forcing a square peg into a round hole just doesn’t work. This rings especially true in the work truck industry, where trucks are […] More

ADMIRE ITS PURITY

Volvo’s VHD 200 is equipped with a highly integrated Volvo drivetrain, and offers tight maneuverability for straight-truck applications, such as concrete pumpers and mixers. “The VHD offers the versatility to meet your needs with available […] More

DO OR DO NOT. THERE IS NO TRY

Earlier this year at the 2016 NTEA Work Truck Show, Isuzu revealed its 2018 FTR, an all-new entry in the Class 6 medium-duty truck segment. While there is still a bit of time before the […] More

TO BOLDLY GO

The Nissan Frontier is an unsung hero among midsize pickups. While it’s on the smaller size of the current midsize lineup, it remains one tough truck. Frontier hasn’t changed much throughout the years—its design leaning […] More

PREDICTIVE ANALYSIS

Fleet managers dedicated to minimizing accidents among their drivers have several options for assessing and managing risk. Until now, that has primarily involved tracking and responding to recent driver history. An ongoing study of a […] More

FROM DELIVERY TRUCKS TO FORKLIFTS

Work applications like delivery trucks and warehouse forklifts serve different purposes, but they both have one critical function in common: Reliability to their operators. If a truck doesn’t start or a forklift loses battery power […] More

TESTED LEADERSHIP SKILLS

Attracting and retaining top talent is key to Eaton’s growth and continued success, and this talent pool includes the men and women who have served our country. By tapping into the unique and positive qualities […] More

THE LATEST IN CARGO VAN UPFITS KEEP ERGONOMICS IN MIND

The world of the mobile professional can often be dangerous, and concern for safety has increasingly become vital. Fortunately for the mobile tradesman or fleet manager, the products available to upfit a service vehicle have […] More

BREAKING THE GLASS CEILING

Peter Drucker, noted economist and author, once said, “Leaders grow; they are not made.” If this is truly the case, then the ability to lead is something we can all cultivate within ourselves and each […] More

MEETING THE CHALLENGE

DISCUSSING THE ROLE OF TRANSMISSION INNOVATION IN THE EVER-EVOLVING WORK TRUCK INDUSTRY From CGI engine blocks to the new CK-4 and FA-4 oils, the work truck industry is executing changes for increased safety, productivity, and […] More

TOP BRAKE MANUFACTURERS DESIGN FOR NVH CONTROL

Brake technology is one of the greatest contributors to the presence of noise, vibration, and harshness (NVH) in vehicles; however, top-quality brake technology can successfully control NVH to give a safer, more comfortable ride. Friction […] More

AT&T 2G SUNSET

Mobile data traffic has increased exponentially over the last nine years—150,000 percent, according to AT&T. Along with making calls or sending text messages, the rise of the smartphone has increased mobile data usage because of […] More

THE RIGHT LIFT

The type of lift chosen for a shop can dramatically impact the facility’s productivity level. For example, of the different types of mobile lifts, the faster raising and lowering hydraulic lifts—as opposed to the slower […] More

UPFIT TO PROPER POWER

The work truck industry is worth more than $121 billion, according to data from the US Bureau of the Census and NTEA sources. This staggering number shows just how important work trucks are, especially as […] More

NEXT BIG THING

TELEMATICS AND THE RISE OF ENTERPRISE MVNOs The industry is booming for telematics services, from single-focus companies to OEM inclusion of telematics systems from the line to the lot. Telematics software is great for everything […] More

KEY FACTORS

Selecting the right tires is key to receiving the best value and performance from your replacement tires. Here are a few key factors to take into account when purchasing replacement tires: Select the best tire […] More

BUY SMART: PURCHASE PRICE VS RCO

Let’s face it: Selecting new vehicles for your fleet is a daunting task. You have a hundred factors to consider and each is a trade-off to another. While some decision-makers turn to simple purchase price—or […] More

DON'T GAMBLE ON THE FUTURE

Today’s low gas prices are not as great for your fleet as you might think they are. In fact, they can be more harmful to your bottom line than high prices. A brief search of […] More

LOOKING FOR A GPS FLEET MANAGEMENT SOLUTION?

Why are we doing fewer jobs and why is each job taking longer?   Years ago, I owned multiple carpet and upholstery cleaning franchises and oversaw 50 employees and a fleet of 15 trucks. In […] More

KEEPING YOUR FILTER IN ORDER

In order to meet federal diesel emissions standards established in 2007, all diesel trucks are required to be equipped with a Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF), which cuts down on emissions of particulate matter that come […] More

BACKUP POWER

Every work truck serves a specific role and function in its day-to-day use, whether as a tool truck for a public utility or a four-axle rock pump for a major design and build construction company. […] More

THE POWER OF CHOICE

The most popular diesel engines in today’s work trucks are the Cummins ISB6.7 and ISL9, which power a wide range of applications from delivery vans and pickup and delivery trucks to vocational vehicles. These engines […] More

SAFETY STARTS AT GROUND LEVEL

With National Tire Safety Week just behind us, it’s important to keep tire safety practices fresh in your mind—especially since it’s a year-round issue. Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is helping drivers prepare their tires for the […] More

GETTING THE MOST FROM YOUR TIRES

Understanding and choosing tires with outstanding technology and fitting them to the fleet’s needs won’t amount to much if the tires aren’t also properly maintained. Every fleet should have a formal tire maintenance program and […] More

SCUFFED AND SHREDDED

If there is something I can easily admit to, it’s the fact that I don’t wash my car enough. Not only that, I never tend to tire and wheel cleanliness. And yet, I know I […] More

LIGHTWEIGHT ALUMINUM WHEELS OUTWEIGH STEEL

Spec’ing lighter-weight forged aluminum wheels is a simple solution to increasing the overall fuel efficiency, maintenance economy, and freight-carrying capacity of a commercial vehicle. Medium-duty applications demand all the same benefits as heavy-duty vehicles and […] More

MEASURING FUEL USE

It can be a challenge to uncover the actual fuel efficiency value of a new technology, a change in operating practices, or even the impact of driver training. To make informed decisions, fleets need accurate […] More

AUTOMATED, CONNECTED, ELECTRIFIED

Driving a commercial vehicle doesn’t have to mean fatigue, discomfort, or general unpleasantness. It also doesn’t have to mean low efficiency and high CO2 output. More truck manufacturers are adding passenger vehicle-like touches to cabs […] More

IMPLEMENTING PC-11

In an article from last December, Shell Rotella provided information about how engine evolution lead to the engineering of a new oil category: PC-11. Now, with the deadline looming, Chevron senior staff engineer and head […] More

BUILDING A BETTER FOUNDATION

Stop; take a moment to consider your surroundings. We’re currently living in a country that is increasingly polarized by politics, race, religion, sexuality, etc. At every turn, through traditional media outlets and social media alike, […] More

2016 PRODUCTS AND SERVICES GUIDE

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ELDs

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published the final rule mandating fleets to install an electronic logging device (ELD) in all vehicles that are currently required to keep record of duty status (RODS). THE […] More

BASIC MAINTENANCE

Equipment maintenance helps keep your truck’s mobile power equipment up and running. It can help owners, end-users, and operators with building our world and making a living. Both proper maintenance and scheduled maintenance are needed […] More

WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN A COMMERCIAL AUTO INSURER

No matter the size of your business or fleet, it’s always a good idea to reevaluate your expenses, especially when it comes to your commercial auto insurance. You may not realize it, but your policy […] More

VEHICLE LIFT SAFETY

As a fleet manager, nothing is more important than everyone in your shop going home safely at the end of each shift. Increasing your technician’s shop safety can happen in many areas, but for this […] More

PRODUCTIVITY AND EFFICIENCY

How much more productive would your drivers be if you were sitting with them in the front seat of the vehicle? Do you know how much employee downtime costs you annually? These are questions quickly […] More

FULLY AUTOMATIC

The initial purchase price of a truck is one way for a trucking company to save money. But, according to Chad Carmichael, president and owner, A&C Trucking Co., to truly get the lowest cost of […] More

WHEN A TRUCK COMES TOGETHER

Productivity is one of the many keys to your success and making the right decisions on the tools you use on a daily basis is vitally important. One of the most important tools that a […] More

BUILDING A FLEET SAFETY PROGRAM

It’s probably just a matter of time before onboard driver assist systems become a regular feature of fleet vehicles. The data gathered so far proves that at least some of the dozen or so technologies […] More

FUELING GROWTH

Since its inception in 1991, Canadian Utility Construction (CUC) has provided a complete range of underground construction services, specializing in construction and maintenance services for utility companies throughout Western Canada, including natural gas, electricity, and […] More

PERFECT STORM

The indicators all lead to the same conclusions: By employing tire inflation optimization practices, tread, casing life, and fuel economy are improved; a leading cause of inspection citations and a factor in commercial vehicle crashes […] More

GET QUALIFIED

New federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations [OSHA 1926.1400] mandate that operators of most large cranes (2,001-lb lifting capacity and up) will need to be certified by an accredited crane operator testing organization for […] More

FATIGUE MANAGEMENT: PART 1 OF 2

Looking back on 20 years in operations and safety leadership in the trucking industry, I’ve learned many things. Our business is always changing. To be successful, companies must learn to plan for changes and evolve […] More

EASY FLEET

Fleet managers have multiple priorities: make sure the job gets done, keep drivers safe, and reduce cost. Top on that priority list isn’t exactly “save the planet.” Integrating electric vehicles (EVs) into an established fleet […] More

ANYWHERE-ANYTIME

Are paper-based inspections, multiple disconnected applications, and poor provider communications making it difficult to get reliable, quality, and timely data that’s necessary for good decision-making? According to Michael Riemer, VP products and channel marketing, Decisiv, […] More

DELIVERING CONVENIENCE

For more than 80 years, Salt Lake City, Utah-based RC Willey Home Furnishings has been recognized for excellence. Owned by Berkshire/Hathaway, the company consistently strives to be the number one home furnishing company where customers […] More

DISRUPTING THE MARKET

It’s no secret that Nissan’s Titan pickups have been, until recently, behind the curve in the light-duty segment of the market. During the Detroit Auto Show back in January, however, Nissan had a bigger-than-light-duty surprise […] More

BRIDGING THE GAP

Senior managers at Goodfellow Brothers Inc. face a geographical challenge like few others in their profession. They must coordinate the activities of fleet operations and several maintenance shops separated by more than 2,500 miles of […] More