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Country Blacksmith Trailers Signs on as Polar King Mobile Dealer  
Country Blacksmith Trailers Signs on as Polar King Mobile Dealer  

Polar King Mobile (PKM) executive vice president Christian Aitken announces Country Blacksmith Trailers will now represent the company in Illinois, selling North America’s first line of small, affordable refrigerated and freezer trailer solutions. Continue Reading

by Danielle Mapes
01/24/2023


Hauling Solution for Wide Undercarriage Construction Equipment, Felling's LP HD Tags
Hauling Solution for Wide Undercarriage Construction Equipment, Felling's LP HD Tags

 Felling Trailers, Inc. adds the Low Pro Heavy Duty (LP HD) models to its deck-over tag line. Wideset heavy construction equipment like mid-size crawler excavators and dozers can be challenging for any seasoned equipment hauler. Continue Reading

by Susan Bishop
01/17/2023


Airxcel Showcases New Innovations at NTP - Stag Expo
Airxcel Showcases New Innovations at NTP - Stag Expo

Airxcel is showcasing the newest product innovations from four brands in its portfolio at the NTP-Stag Expo, Jan. 16-17, 2023, at the Gaylord Rockies Convention Center, Aurora, Colo. Continue Reading

by Susan Bishop
01/17/2023


Taskmaster Component Welcomes Steve Courreges as President
Taskmaster Component Welcomes Steve Courreges as President

Taskmaster Components, a global tire and wheel provider, welcomes Steve Courreges as President. Steve previously served as President at American Trailer World (ATW), and he brings 25+ years of management experience to his role with Taskmaster Components. Continue Reading

by Danielle Mapes
01/9/2023


Horizon Global to be Acquired by First Brands Group
Horizon Global to be Acquired by First Brands Group

Horizon Global has entered into a definitive merger agreement with First Brands Group, a global automotive parts manufacturer that serves the worldwide automotive aftermarket. Continue Reading

by Danielle Mapes
01/9/2023


Art Klee Of Suburban Retires; Mike Phillips Will Lead Suburban as General Manager
Art Klee Of Suburban Retires; Mike Phillips Will Lead Suburban as General Manager

SUBURBAN, an AIRXCEL® brand, announced today that Division President Art Klee will retire from his role at the end of 2022. Mike Phillips took on the new role of General Manager in May of 2022 and will lead Suburban following Klee’s retirement. Continue Reading

by Danielle Mapes
01/3/2023


Bluewater Trailers Selects Trackem GPS to Protect Its Client’s Trailers
Bluewater Trailers Selects Trackem GPS to Protect Its Client’s Trailers

Bluewater Trailers has selected Trackem GPS to provide GPS tracking solutions to offer customers. Bluewater’s new GPS system dubbed the ‘TheftLock’, in reference to providing proactive protection and peace of mind to its customers to counter the growing issue of trailer theft. Continue Reading

by Danielle Mapes
12/21/2022


Cross Underground Development, LLC. Converts Fleet to Felling Trailers
Cross Underground Development, LLC. Converts Fleet to Felling Trailers

Cross Underground Development is a Class A Specialty Contractor located in Chesapeake, VA specializing in the natural gas distribution industry. “We are a complete construction service provider; pipeline construction, maintenance, repairs, facility modification, and new construction,” said John Continue Reading

by Danielle Mapes
12/21/2022


Offset Rising Costs with FedEx Discounts
Offset Rising Costs with FedEx Discounts

FedEx and UPS recently announced that they’ll be increasing their rates by a record high in 2023. Your actual shipping costs will likely go up more than 6.9% in the new year thanks to fees and other changes. Continue Reading

by Danielle Mapes
12/14/2022


Felling Trailers Appoints Klimekas Quality Assurance Manager
Felling Trailers Appoints Klimekas Quality Assurance Manager

Felling Trailers Inc., leader in industrial and commercial trailers, recently appointed Dan Klimek to the role of Quality Assurance Manager over both production facilities (Sauk Centre and Litchfield, MN). Continue Reading

by Danielle Mapes
12/13/2022


Aqua-Hot Announces New Gen 1 Compact Forced Air Heating and Water System
Aqua-Hot Announces New Gen 1 Compact Forced Air Heating and Water System

Aqua-Hot, an Airxcel® brand, introduces the Aqua-Hot Gen 1 Compact Forced Air Heating and Water System. The Gen 1 is designed to be a space-saving single appliance that provides a comfortable environment in recreational vehicles as well as 10L of hot water. Continue Reading

by Danielle Mapes
12/9/2022


Suburban Adds Line of Steps to its RV Accessories Product Offering
Suburban Adds Line of Steps to its RV Accessories Product Offering

SUBURBAN, an AIRXCEL® brand, debuted Suburban Steps at the Airxcel December Product Showcase, held December 7 and 8 in Elkhart, Indiana. Suburban Steps come in two widths: 26” to 30” (narrow) and 30” to 36” (wide). Continue Reading

by Danielle Mapes
12/9/2022