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  • TIP closes acquisition of Trailer Wizards

    December 30, 2019 8:26AM by Truck News

    AMSTERDAM The Netherlands — TIP Trailer Services has completed the acquisition of Trailer Wizards, a supplier of trailer rental and leasing services in Canada, the company said Monday. TIP will now integrate Trailer Wizards with its existing Canadian business, Train

  • Fleets gather (and sort) for Toronto food bank

    December 3, 2019 2:10PM by John G Smith

    TORONTO, Ont. — Trucks for Change gathered 120 trucking employees from 20 different fleets and related trades on Nov. 20, in a food sorting challenge to support Toronto’s Daily Bread Food Bank. Collectively they sorted 42,000 lb. of food and

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    TIP gets green light to buy Trailer Wizards

    November 20, 2019 6:08AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. – TIP Trailer Services has announced its acquisition of Trailer Wizards has received a no-action letter from Competition Bureau Canada, allowing the deal to proceed. The deal, struck Sept. 4, is expected to close in January 2020, according

  • Caron’s McJannet named HR Leader

    October 18, 2019 12:20PM by John G. Smith

    TORONTO, Ont. – Trucking HR Canada has named Caron Transportation Systems’ Denise McJannet as HR Leader of the Year, following an annual gala celebrating the organization’s Top Fleet Employers program. “This is a huge honor. I’m grateful to the company

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    Trailer Wizards website available in Punjabi

    April 17, 2017 7:00AM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Trailer Wizards has announced its website is now available in Punjabi. The company notes a good percentage of the transportation industry is Punjabi-speaking and the new website will provide these customer with the tools and information they

  • T4C members help make affordable housing a reality

    September 14, 2016 3:20PM by Truck News

    WATERLOO, Ont. – Member carriers with Trucks For Change Network (T4C) will be donating their time and skills Sept. 20-22 to help make affordable housing in the Kitchener-Waterloo region a reality. “This is yet another great example of the trucking

  • Trailer Wizards raises funds for Fort Mac evacuees

    June 1, 2016 3:04PM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Trailer Wizards raised over $8,500 for the Canadian Red Cross in support of those displaced by the Fort McMurray wildfire, which the company said would be matched by the Vanderspek family, resulting in nearly $18,000 being given

  • Trailer Wizards names new v.p. of sales for Ontario

    February 4, 2016 2:20PM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont.– Trailer Wizards announced today that it has appointed Terry Maw as its new vice-president of sales for the Ontario region. In his new position, Maw will lead the Ontario rental, lease, and dealership sales teams, as well as manage

  • Trailer Wizards moves to larger facility in Edmonton

    January 13, 2016 7:36PM by Truck West

    Edmonton, Alta. – Trailer Wizards’ Edmonton branch has moved into a larger facility, located between the busy thoroughfares Anthony Henday Drive and Yellowhead Trail in the industrial area of the city. “This new total customer care centre is our biggest

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    Trailer Wizards expands Delta facility

    July 7, 2015 2:05PM by Truck News

    DELTA, B.C. — Trailer Wizards has announced the expansion of its Delta, B.C. service facility. The 13,500 sq.-ft. facility now features 24 bays and provides trailer rentals, leasing, service and parts for B.C. customers, the company announced. It is located

  • Trailer Wizards hosts customer appreciation day

    June 25, 2015 3:15PM by Sonia Straface

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Trailer Wizards hosted its annual customer appreciation day in Mississauga today where attendees got to mingle with staff, win prizes, and enjoy a catered lunch. Trailer Wizards representatives were pleased with the turnout of the event and

  • Trailer Wizards appoints new senior service manager

    May 27, 2015 1:26PM by Truck News

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Trailer Wizards has announced today that Gary Nippard has been appointed its new senior service manager for the Mississauga and Gormley, Ont. operations. With 20 years of service management experience, he will be in charge of the

  • Trailer Wizards named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies

    March 10, 2015 6:01AM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — Trailer Wizards has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies. The program, sponsored by Deloitte and others, recognizes Canadian owned and managed companies with revenues over $10 million for sustained growth, financial performance, management practices

  • Charity cleaning up trucking industry

    December 4, 2014 9:38AM by Truck News

    Mississauga, Ont. – A new charitable initiative is finding support in the trucking community. The Trucks for Change Network, which became known for matching logistics service providers with non-profit organizations in need of those types of services, has launched a