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  • Truck-Lite expands trailer telematics suite

    October 30, 2019 8:06AM by Truck News

    ATLANTA, Ga. —  Truck-Lite has added a volumetric cargo system to its Road Ready trailer telematics suite, the company announced. The system works by dividing a trailer into zones, depending on its size, and employing up to five cargo sensors

  • Seeing the light

    October 17, 2019 8:47AM by James Menzies

    TORONTO, Ont. — When it comes to keeping a clean safety record, and reducing maintenance costs, a good light management program is essential. Spec’ing quality light emitting diode (LED) lights, and properly maintaining them is the key. A holistic approach Lights

  • Truck-Lite names David McKean executive VP

    July 11, 2019 2:57PM by Truck News

    FALCONER, N.Y. – Truck-Lite Co. has appointed David McKean executive vice-president of business development, the producer of LED safety lighting announced Thursday. McKean began his career with General Motors in 1983, and most recently served as executive director of global

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    Truck-Lite integrates Stemco wireless tech

    June 18, 2019 11:23AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Stemco’s wireless monitoring technology is now being integrated into Truck-Lite’s Road Ready telematics system through a second-generation SmartBridge Integrator. The integration means fleets will be able to access information about Stemco’s wireless products through Road Ready’s web portal, which will

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    Truck-Lite integrates Stemco wireless products into Road Ready

    June 17, 2019 9:20AM by Truck News

    FALCONER, N.Y. – Truck-Lite has announced it has integrated Stemco wireless products into its Road Ready system, through its SmartBridge Integrator. The SmartBridge Integrator bridges OE trailer systems with the Road Ready network, which communicates trailer data to a fleet

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    Truck-Lite acquires Lumitec

    April 12, 2019 10:16AM by Truck News

    FALCONER, N.Y. – Truck-Lite has announced its acquisition of Lumitec, a supplier of LED lighting for the marine industry. “Lumitec’s reputation speaks for itself as one of the most trusted lighting suppliers among both boat OEMs and end users,” said Brian Kupchella,

  • PMTC to highlight, train young leaders

    May 29, 2018 9:53AM by Truck News

    MILTON, Ont. – Four young leaders have been named to the latest panel to be featured during the Private Motor Truck Council of Canada’s (PMTC’s) upcoming conference in Niagara Falls, Ont. Kimberly Biback, corporate relations and marketing specialists with Sharp

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    Truck-Lite recognized for innovation

    May 17, 2018 6:55AM by Truck News

    BUFFALO, N.Y. – Truck-Lite has received an innovation award from Buffalo Business First, during its 2018 Manufacturing Awards ceremony. It was one of three companies to receive an innovation award. “It is always an honor to be recognized for our

  • Truck-Lite releases Road Ready 2.0, adds partners

    March 7, 2018 12:42PM by Truck News

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Truck-Lite has added a new SmartBridge Integrator (SBI) to its Road Ready trailer telematics system, which allows the system to integrate with existing trailer devices. The updated system was announced at the Technology & Maintenance Council’s Spring

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    Truck-Lite family fighting corrosion

    February 12, 2018 9:40AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Truck-Lite has introduced nanoSeal and nanoShell dielectric products to help in the ongoing fight against corrosion. Using what Truck-Lite calls nGlide technology, the products are designed to adhere to microscopic imperfections on even the smoothest surfaces, the company says. The

  • Truck-Lite offering trailer telematics

    February 27, 2017 10:29AM by James Menzies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Truck-Lite is entering the trailer telematics market with the launch of its new Road Ready trailer monitoring and communication system. The new offering was announced at the spring meeting of the Technology & Maintenance Council. Truck-Lite says

  • Truck-Lite names new vice-president of sales

    February 21, 2017 4:58PM by Truck News

    FALCONER, N.Y. – Truck-Lite has named John Cecco as its new vice-president of sales, who will oversee the company’s aftermarket sales, customer service, pricing and forecasting departments. Cecco, previously Truck-Lite’s vice-president of operations, will replace Bob Ives, who will be

  • Truck-Lite develops light-out detection system

    February 29, 2016 12:09PM by James Menzies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Truck-Lite introduced a new light-out detection system that alerts drivers when a trailer light is no longer functioning. The system is installed on the trailer as part of the nose box assembly and is integrated into the trailer’s

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    Truck-Lite rolls out new packaging

    January 27, 2015 8:01AM by Truck News

    FALCONER, N.Y. — Truck-Lite has unveiled new designs for its polybags, retail boxes and clamshell packaging. The company began rolling out the new packaging this month and will continue to do so over the first quarter. Truck-Lite says it marks