THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS – FleetPride, Inc., a retailer of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts, announced that is has acquired the assets of Great Lakes Truck & Trailer. The 15,300 square foot facility is located at 5912 East Executive Drive in Westland, Michigan. This acquisition marks FleetPride's fourth entrance into the greater Detroit area and its ninth location in Michigan.
Great Lakes Truck & Trailer was founded in 1979 by Dan Cable. FleetPride extended employment offers to 16 Great Lakes Truck & Trailer employees.
"The greater Detroit area is a dense market for heavy-duty truck and trailer business. Adding another location here allows for deeper representation. These branches will work in tandem to quickly source and deliver heavy-duty truck and trailer parts to our local, regional and national customers," said Lee Stockseth, FleetPride President and COO.