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    Glasvan wins three Great Dane dealer awards

    June 20, 2019 1:31PM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Glasvan Great Dane collected three top honors at the 2018 Great Dane Dealer of the Year awards celebration. The Mississauga, Ont., dealer won International Flatbed Dealer of the Year, International Refrigerated Dealer of the Year, and International

  • News Equipment

    Great Dane hosts aftermarket conference

    May 17, 2018 6:51AM by Truck News

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Great Dane says it attracted a record crowd to its seventh Aftermarket Parts and Service Conference May 2-5. It’s a biennial event that brings together aftermarket management and sales teams and vendors to discuss safety, technology and

  • News Equipment

    Great Dane taps Decisiv to improve service

    May 3, 2018 1:08PM by Truck News

    SAVANNAH, Ga. – Great Dane has partnered with Decisiv to enhance service and maintenance event management. “Great Dane has chosen Decisiv as a technology partner to enable system connectivity and complete visibility around service events,” said Dave Durand, vice-president of

  • Great Dane plant wins safety award

    April 20, 2018 2:00PM by Truck News

    STATESBORO, Ga. – Great Dane’s manufacturing plant in Statesboro, Ga., has been recognized for its commitment to safety. It received the Georgia Association of Manufacturers award for having no lost work cases in 2017. “Great Dane is a proud member

  • News Equipment

    Great Dane strengthens rear impact guard, explores telematics

    March 3, 2017 9:33AM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Great Dane unveiled product updates at the spring meeting of the Technology & Maintenance Council, including a safer rear impact guard. The new rear impact guard passes the 30% offset test, ensuring protection for motorists who collide

  • News Equipment

    Great Dane recognizes top suppliers

    November 14, 2016 11:23AM by Truck News

    SAVANNAH, Ga. – Great Dane recently hosted its second annual Supplier Summit, recognizing some of its top suppliers. “The strong performance of suppliers helps Great Dane maintain its position as a leader in the transportation industry,” said Bob Brege, vice-president

  • Great Dane names new manufacturing v.p.

    June 3, 2016 9:49AM by Truck News

    SAVANNAH, Ga. — Great Dane has announced the hiring of Brian Sage as executive vice-president of manufacturing. Sage will work with Sam Gupta, executive vice-president of manufacturing for several months during a transition period, before taking over full responsibility for

  • News Equipment

    Great Dane shows new dry freight truck body

    March 2, 2016 11:54AM by James Menzies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Great Dane showed for the first time at the Technology & Maintenance Council meetings a new Sahara dry freight truck body. It’s available in both a composite and sheet-and-post design in sizes ranging from 16 to 26

  • News Equipment

    Trailer innovations celebrated by Great Dane

    September 30, 2015 7:48AM by Truck News

    SAVANNAH, Ga. — Great Dane hosted more than 250 supplier and company representatives at its first ever Supplier Summit and Innovation Challenge in Savannah, Ga. this week. The forum was developed to celebrate past successes while setting the stage for

  • Great Dane invites suppliers to showcase innovation

    July 2, 2015 3:45PM by Truck News

    SAVANNAH, Ga. — Great Dane has announced plans for its first ever Supplier Summit and Innovation Challenge, where it will reward innovation from its suppliers. The event will be held Sept. 28-30 in Savannah, Ga. The goal, according to Bob

  • Great Dane promotes Chris Hammond

    February 25, 2015 6:37AM by Truck News

    SAVANNAH, Ga. — Great Dane has announced the promotion of Chris Hammond to the position of executive vice-president of sales. Hammond will be charged with leading the company’s overall sales, marketing and aftermarket parts and service functions. He has been

  • Great Dane appoints new VP branch sales and operations

    April 25, 2007 12:00PM by Truck News

    SAVANNAH, Ga. — Great Dane Trailers has promoted David Gilliland to vice-president of branch sales and operations….

  • Great Dane posts trailer shipment record in 2006 (March 02, 2007)

    March 2, 2007 2:29PM by Truck News

    SAVANNAH, Ga. — In 2006, Great Dane set an all-time company record with more than 60,000 trailers shipped from Gre…

  • Product Transportation

    TMC Report: Great Dane showcases aerodynamic trailer

    February 9, 2007 10:11AM by Truck News

    TAMPA, Fla. — Great Dane demonstrated its aerodynamic trailer, developed for Wal-Mart, at the Technology and Maint…

  • Great Dane continues expansion of full-service dealer network

    October 17, 2006 12:46PM by Truck News

    SAVANNAH, Ga. — The Great Dane Trailers dealer network experienced tremendous growth in 2006 with the recent addit…