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New Zacklift International, Inc. Website

Mar 24th, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

Zacklift International, Inc., has just unveiled its new website zacklift.com. The new site allows visitors to Build-A-Zacklift with step-by-step photos and videos of the removable FIFTHWHEELER. The site also details the three ratings — 45K, 35K and 25K — of both Permanent Mount and FIFTHWHEELER with […]



Jerr-Dan® Launches Online Store

Mar 17th, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

Jerr-Dan® Corporation, an Oshkosh Corporation company (NYSE:OSK) has announced the launch of their new online store www.jerrdanshop.com, which offers a selection of clothes and accessories for the everyday tower. The easy-to-navigate retail store offers apparel including men’s, ladies and youth t-shirts, a signature hoodie, headwear […]



Elizabeth Truck Center Welcomes Bobby Buckalew

Mar 10th, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

Elizabeth Truck Center in Elizabeth, NJ. welcomes Bobby Buckalew to its tow sales department team. Buckalew owned his own towing company and has been an operator since he had his driver’s license, the company says. He specializes in light-duty tow trucks and covers all of South Jersey […]



Brakes Put on Metro Plan to Require Free Towing for Recovered Stolen Vehicles 

Mar 3rd, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

The following is a news release from The McGovern Law Firm, Knoxville, Tennessee: A proposed Metro Government of Nashville & Davidson County ordinance that would have required towing companies to waive towing and storage fees on recovered stolen vehicles was put on hold February 21. […]



Palmetto Ford – New Dynamic Dealer for Southern Florida

Feb 24th, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

Dynamic Towing Equipment has announced a recent dealer partnership with Palmetto Ford of southern Florida. Family owned and operated, Palmetto Ford has served the South Florida community since 1966. As a member of Ford’s Business Preferred Network (BPN), the dealership specializes in all size commercial […]



Advantage Funding Appoints New CEO

Feb 17th, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

Advantage Funding, provider of finance to small and medium businesses in the US, has named Lisa Lersner as CEO and President. She brings more than 25 years of financial services experience to the post. Lersner most recently held the role of CFO of CapitalSpring, a […]



Kenworth T680 and T880 Make Bendix ESP System Standard

Feb 3rd, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

Kenworth has announced that the Bendix® ESP® Electronic Stability Program is now standard on new Kenworth T680 and T880 tractors. Bendix ESP full stability meets the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s new electronic stability control (ESC) technology mandate, which goes into effect Aug. 1, 2017, on Class […]



International Towing Museum Hires New Executive Director 

Jan 27th, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

The International Towing and Recovery Hall of Fame and Museum (www.towingmuseum.com) has announced that Chattanooga native Dena Franklin has joined the team as Executive Director. Dena’s resume includes over 25 years of operations and businesses development experience. As a long-time small business owner, she possesses […]



Grand Opening of Navistar’s Melrose Park Used Truck Reconditioning Facility

Jan 20th, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

Navistar recently held the Grand Opening of its Used Truck Reconditioning Center (Reconditioning Center) in Melrose Park, Ill. With the closure and sale of the Indianapolis Center, Navistar reviewed potential replacement options and decided on co-locating to the Melrose Park prototype and testing facility near Chicago. […]



Arizona Professional Towing & Recovery Association Hires New Executive Director

Jan 6th, 2017 | By | Category: Industry News

The Arizona Professional Towing & Recovery Association (APTRA) has announced that Angela Roper Barnett has joined the team as executive director. Angela brings 20 years of experience in the towing and recovery industry. She has owned two towing companies in Texas and has been an […]