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Mack Truck Offering Free Tattoos at MATS Friday and Saturday

March 26, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Owner Operators

Mack Trucks is offering free tattoos to visitors to its booth (No. 30245) Friday and Saturday at the Mid-America Trucking Show now underway at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, Ky. Miami Ink tattoo artists Ami James and Chris Garver will tattoo the new Mack Bulldog logo or the American [...]

Mack Reveals Truck Lineup on Display at MATS Next Week

March 21, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, News, Owner Operators

Visitors to this year’s Mid-America Trucking Show will see Mack Trucks lineup of models on display in Booth No. 30245, and have the opportunity to experience the new Mack Brand, which was introduced earlier this year at ConExpo. Included in the Mack booth at MATS this year are the following: [...]

Road Choice Joins Heavy-Duty Truck, Trailer Parts Market

March 12, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News

Road Choice Truck Parts of Greensboro, N.C., is the newest brand to enter the heavy-duty truck industry’s private label all-makes market. Offering a growing line of high-demand parts — air conditioning, air springs, air/electrical coils and accessories, brake chambers, exhaust products, lighting, shock absorbers and universal joints — Road Choice [...]

Mack Trucks Shows Off its ‘Brand’ New Look

March 7, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Image, News

Mack Trucks unveiled a bold new brand identity during the 2014 CONEXPO-CON/AGG event in Las Vegas this week, offering an updated expression of the brand. A central element of the new brand expression is a sleeker, more modern logo, featuring the iconic Mack Bulldog symbol poised confidently above the Mack [...]

East Texas Mack Named North American Truck Distributor of the Year

February 18, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Image, News

Mack Trucks has named East Texas Mack Sales of Longview, Texas, is its 2013 North American Distributor of the Year. The annual award recognizes the top-performing distributors within Mack’s North American dealer network based on sales, facilities, service, general management, customer satisfaction, parts, personnel and community service. A Mack distributor [...]

Mack Offers Military Vets Special Financing on New Mack Trucks

February 3, 2014 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, News, Owner Operators

In recognition of the dedication and sacrifice of U.S. military service men and women, Mack Financial Services is offering returning veterans special financing terms for new Mack commercial trucks. Recent veterans who have received an honorable discharge can receive a .50 percent (50 basis points) discount off the approved finance [...]

ATA Truck Delivers Wreaths to Arlington Cemetery

December 16, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News

The American Trucking Associations’ (ATA) Share the Road Truck drove from Harrington, Maine, to Arlington National Cemetery on Saturday, carrying a special shipment of handmade wreaths as a part of the Annual Wreaths Across America tour. “ATA is proud to participate in this wonderful annual event,” said ATA President and [...]

Diamond Rio Performs at Capitol Christmas Tree Tour Stop

December 3, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: News

Country music group Diamond Rio headlined the 2013 Capitol Christmas tree stopover in Nashville, Tenn. during a recent community whistle stop at the CoolSprings Galleria Mall. Diamond Rio performed outdoors while the community viewed the 88-foot Engelmann Spruce hauled by a 2014 Mack Pinnacle model and then the group signed [...]

Mack Granite Refuse Truck Offers Lightweight Option

November 22, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fleet Management

This week’s Canadian Waste and Recycling Expo in Montreal includes the introduction of the Mack Granite Medium Heavy-duty (MHD) rear-loading refuse truck for customers seeking a lightweight alternative. The Mack Granite MHD rear loader offers a reduced-weight option for refuse companies and municipalities seeking a truck built for lighter-duty cycles [...]

Mack Trucks Saving Energy Big Time at its Macungie Assembly Plant

November 8, 2013 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Equipment, Fuel, News, Technology

Mack Trucks continues to save energy at its Macungie Cab and Vehicle Assembly facility in Macungie, Pa., by hiring an Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) Climate Corps fellow, who worked to identify energy-saving opportunities and to develop a customized energy efficiency investment plan. “Working with EDF Climate Corps fellows has helped [...]