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Frito-Lay Looking at Propane Autogas for Up to 2,000 Vehicles

PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, MI - Frito-Lay has partnered with ROUSH CleanTech to develop a liquid propane autogas conversion system for Ford E-350 dual rear-wheel cutaway chassis vehicles. Joe Gold, fleet asset and engineering manager at Frito-Lay North America, said there is potential within the Frito-Lay fleet to convert up to 2,000 gasoline-powered vehicles to propane autogas.

Last Chance! Vote for 2011 Medium-Duty Truck of the Year

TORRANCE, CA - Vote online today for the 2011 Medium-Duty Truck of the Year. Voters will be entered into a random drawing for a chance to win an iPod Nano Touch*.

2012 Nissan NV

Nissan Begins Production for All-New Nissan NV

FRANKLIN, TN - Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) officially launched production of its all-new 2012 Nissan NV commercial van with Job One ceremonies at its expanded Canton, Miss., assembly facility.

New Snap On Catalog App

Snap-on Offers New Catalog App

KENOSHA, WI - The latest tools and equipment Snap-on has to offer can now be accessed from the palm of your hand with your iPad or iPhone by downloading the new Snap-on catalog app.

Vision Wheel 19.5-inch heavy-duty wheels

Vision Wheel Introduces New Heavy-Duty Wheels

PORTAGE, IN - Vision Wheel has introduced a series of 19.5-inch heavy-duty styles that reduce the cost of operating 1-ton pickups.

SnowEx SB-1000 Salt Box

SnowEx Introduces New Salt Box

WARREN, MI - SnowEx introduces the SB-1000 salt box, an economical version of its popular storage systems. The SB-1000 features a durable design but is inexpensive, making it ideal for entry-level needs.

A.R.E. AluRack

New AluRack Roof Rack Available from A.R.E.

MASSILLON, OHIO - A.R.E. expanded its line of truck cap accessories with the AluRack by Prime Design - a 100-percent aluminum construction roof-mounted rack available from A.R.E. for full-size short bed and long bed trucks.

L-3 MPRI Provides Distracted Driving Lesson for Schneider National

ALEXANDRIA, VA and GREEN BAY, WI - L-3 MPRI announced it has delivered a custom training solution on distracted driving to Schneider National, Inc.,

Maine Gov. Signs Oil Truck Delivery Order

PORTLAND, ME - Maine's governor has signed an emergency order to allow heating oil delivery drivers to be on the road longer to make sure homes stay warm during some of the coldest temperatures of the winter.

EnPak Lifecycle Cost Calculator

Miller Launches New EnPak Life Cycle Costs Calculator

APPLETON, WI - Miller Electric Mfg. Co. introduces the new EnPak Life Cycle Costs Calculator for its EnPak Mechanic Series - a truck-integrated, diesel engine-driven air compressor, generator, and hydraulic pump.

Tommy Gate Cantilever Lift

Tommy Gate Breaking New Ground in Van Applications

WOODBINE, IOWA - TOMMY Gate Company is in the final stages of testing on the first American-made cantilever lift for panel vans.

HDS-35PX Heavy Duty Lift

BendPak's Introduces Fleet Parking Lift

SANTA PAULA, CA - BendPak's all-new HDS-35PX is designed specifically for parking and storing large, heavy vehicle fleets, the HDS-35PX features a 35,000-lb. lifting capacity and a maximum lifting height of nearly 15 feet. Other uses include RV storage, truck rental, government, and utility vehicle parking.

Robinson Hired at Westin Automotive Products

IRWINDALE, CA - Westin Automotive Products, Inc. announced that John Robinson was hired as the new Southeast Regional Sales Manager.

EPA, DOT, and California Align Timeframe for Proposing Fuel Economy and Greenhouse Gas Standards

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the state of California have announced that they will work on a single timeframe, with a deadline of Sept. 1, 2011, for proposing fuel economy and greenhouse gas standards for model year 2017-2025 cars and light-duty trucks.

Ryder Completes Acquisition of Carmenita Leasing in California

MIAMI - Ryder System, Inc., a transportation and supply chain management solutions company, has completed its previously announced acquisition of substantially all the assets of the full service leasing and rental business of Carmenita Leasing, Inc.

Nissan partners with Original Wraps, Inc. for graphic personalization of new Nissan NV Commercial Van.

Nissan Offers No-Charge Upfitting and Graphics Packages for 2012 NV Commercial Van

FRANKLIN, TN - Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) announced a new program offering a choice of a no-charge commercial upfit package or no-charge exterior graphics package for businesses purchasing or leasing a new Nissan NV1500, NV2500 HD, or NV3500 HD commercial van.

Whirlpool Facility Operated by Penske Logistics Earns Certification and Top Marks

READING, PA - Whirlpool Corporation's regional distribution center in Perris, Calif., operated by Penske Logistics, earned certification and a top rating of 93.6 percent from the Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC).

Kinedyne Exec Receives ASQ Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence Designation

BRANCHBURG, NJ - The American Society for Quality (ASQ) recently recognized Kinedyne Corporation's Global Quality Director, Peter Miko, with its Certified Manager of Quality / Organizational Excellence (CMQ/OE) designation.

Goodyear Belts' Manufacturer Adds Gatorgauge Video to Youtube Library

AKRON, OHIO - Installers and DIYers looking for more tips on inspecting and replacing serpentine belts now have another online reference thanks to Veyance Technologies, the exclusive manufacturer of Goodyear Engineered Products.

Snap-On No Compromise Tour

Snap-on NO COMPROMISE Tour Adding New Features in 2011

KENOSHA, WI - As the Snap-on NO COMPROMISE Tour starts its third year touring the country in January, several new features, as well as a few surprises, are in store for the highly successful traveling tool demo and exhibition.

Line-X Protective Coatings Launches New Website

HUNTSVILLE, AL - LINE-X Protective Coatings, a developer and provider of high-performance protective coatings, announced the launch of its new and improved website.

Work Truck Magazine Poll - Resale of Upfit Trucks

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ATG's Dondlinger Merges Fleet Body Equipment Into Existing Operations

CHICAGO, IL – Auto Truck Group's Jim Dondlinger announced that he and his management team had successfully re-organized operations to include its newest upfitting company, Fleet Body Equipment.

4th Annual Green Fleet Conference Set for Oct. 3-4 in Grapevine, Texas

TORRANCE, CA – Bobit Business Media has announced the dates for the 4th Annual Green Gleet Conference. The event will take place Oct. 3-4, 2011 at the Gaylord Texan in Grapevine, Texas.

ARI's Cardile to Oversee Auto Truck Group Upfitter Operations, White Promoted to Senior VP

MT. LAUREL, N.J. – Automotive Resources International has announced that Frank Cardile, senior vice president of operations and client relations, will oversee the upfitting operations of newly-acquired Auto Truck Group (ATG) in addition his other duties. The company also announced that Bob White was promoted to senior vice president of fleet services.


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