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  • Glasvan Great Dane recognized for fifteenth year

    May 8, 2018 2:03PM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Glasvan Great Dane has taken top honors in the Great Dane awards for the fifteenth consecutive year. The dealership was awarded in three categories for 2017, receiving the nod for International Flatbed Dealer of the Year, International

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    Glasvan wins Great Dane sales awards

    July 5, 2017 12:37PM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Glasvan Great Dane took three out of the top four international Dealer of the Year awards from Great Dane. Glasvan was named tops for international sales in refrigerated trailers, aftermarket parts, and platform trailers. “It’s an honor

  • Glasvan brings on Bobby Bates

    March 29, 2017 8:40AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Glasvan Great Dane has tapped Bobby Bates as its new equipment account manager. He’ll be charged with selling and leasing all new and used product lines, including Great Dane, Landoll, Chaparral by Doonan, Etnyre, Autocar and Doonan

  • Glasvan Great Dane offering telematics on Autocar shunt trucks

    June 3, 2016 6:46AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Glasvan Great Dane has announced it is offering Geotab telematics on Autocar shunt tractors. The company partnered with PinPoint GPS to bring telematics to Autocar shunt trucks and the system has been tested extensively to ensure information

  • Trailcon and Glasvan Great Dane award scholarships to worthy students

    June 4, 2014 10:24AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont.— Scholarships were given out at the 5th annual Trades & Apprenticeship Awards presentation in Waterloo last week. Vania Agostinho, was awarded the Trailcon Leasing Trailer Service Technician Scholarship for excelling in the truck trailer module. Agostinho said that

  • Celadon buys first reefers ever from Great Dane

    June 6, 2013 1:54PM by Truck News

    SAVANNAH, Ga. — Great Dane has recently completed production of Celadon Group’s first refrigerated trailer, part of a 200-reefer order being built at Great Dane’s newest manufacturing facility in Statesboro, Ga. The reefers…

  • Glasvan Great Dane awards pair of scholarships to top students

    June 3, 2013 12:00PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — The top two academic achievers in the truck-trailer service unit of Conestoga College’s Motive Power Fundamentals program were awarded with Glasvan Great Dane Truck Trailer Service Technician scholarships May 29. Connor…

  • Glasvan Great Dane wins top dealer prize

    May 3, 2013 10:58AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Glasvan Great Dane has won Great Dane Trailers’ International Dealer of the Year award for top sales and customer service excellence.

  • Great Dane realigns sales management team

    January 9, 2013 7:55AM by Truck News

    SAVANNAH, Ga. — Great Dane has announced a range of promotions and additions to its sales management team, designed to better align with the company’s strategic sales and customer service goals, the company said.

  • Great Dane adds trio of B.C. dealers to distribution network

    September 18, 2012 7:43AM by Truck News

    SURREY, B.C. — Great Dane has added B.C.-based Pacific Coast Heavy Truck Group to its North American distribution network. Pacific Coast has three full service dealerships located in Surrey, Delta and Kamloops.

  • Great Dane partners with Chinese refrigerated body manufacturer

    May 22, 2012 1:40PM by Truck News

    SHANGQIU, Henan Province, China — Great Dane has struck up a new partnership with Henan Bingxiong Refrigerated Truck Co. – otherwise known as Ice Bear – a manufacturer of insulated and refrigerated trucks. As part of the…

  • Great Dane breaks ground at site of new R&D complex

    April 5, 2012 9:08AM by Truck News

    SAVANNAH, Ga. — Great Dane has officially broken ground on the site of a brand new research and development campus. The complex, which will expand upon Great Dane’s existing corporate office in Savannah, will serve as a hub for the…

  • Great Dane plant hits 100,000th trailer milestone

    February 3, 2012 8:22AM by Truck News

    SAVANNAH, Ga. — Great Dane’s manufacturing facility in Terre Haute, Ind. has recently completed its 100,000th trailer. The plant celebrated the milestone with a ceremony and press conference Feb. 1.

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    ONLINE SPECIAL: Ontario’s shunt truck shake-up

    January 9, 2012 3:30PM by Truck News

    KITCHENER, Ont. — The shunt truck market in Ontario is shaping up to look very different in 2012, after Glasvan Great Dane abandoned its longtime role as a Capacity dealer in favour of Autocar.

  • Universal Truck and Trailer adds second N.B. service location

    December 13, 2011 12:05PM by Truck News

    QUISPAMSIS, N.B. — Great Dane is expanding its Universal Truck and Trailer (UT&T) brand with the opening of its second full-service location in New Brunswick.