Truck News


  • Mexuscan Cargo gives back

    November 13, 2019 5:31PM by Truck News

    VILLE de LERY, Que. – Mexuscan Cargo has made a $750,000 donation to the Horizon Multifunctional Center, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping adults with disabilities. A check was presented by Robert Goyette, president of the board for Mexuscan Cargo,

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    Mack donates Anthem to attract veterans

    November 19, 2018 9:15AM by Truck News

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Mack Trucks has donated an Anthem with 70-inch stand-up sleeper to the American Trucking Associations (ATA) to help the group recruit military veterans. The camo Anthem will travel across the U.S. and be used to encourage veterans

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    First Volvo built at New River Valley returned

    August 16, 2018 10:18AM by Truck News

    DUBLIN, Va. – Volvo Trucks’ New River Valley truck plant was recently reunited with the first truck ever built there. The truck was donated by the Wilson family, founders of the former Wilson Trucking Corporation. It’s a 1982 Volvo F7

  • Mack donation raises funds for research

    May 3, 2018 10:36AM by Truck News

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Mack Trucks raised US$1.96 million for the Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) during a live auction for a Mack Granite April 25. This is the 22nd year Mack has donated a vehicle to the cause.

  • Trucking tycoon makes sizeable donation toward new Alzheimer’s center

    November 1, 2016 11:14AM by Truck West

    WINNIPEG, Man. – Trucking mogul Paul Albrechtsen has donated $4 million for the creation of a new, state-of-the-art Alzheimer Centre of Excellence. The Winnipeg Free Press reported that Albrechtsen, who owns Paul’s Hauling, made the sizeable donation to the Riverview

  • Summit Trailer raises over $6K for Fort Mac evacuees

    May 20, 2016 11:26AM by Truck West

    EDMONTON, Alta. – Summit Trailer held a barbecue May 10 to raise funds for those displaced by the Fort McMurray wildfire, raising $6,100 for the Canadian Red Cross. “Over the years of doing business, Summit has made many customers and

  • APTA donates $20K to bolster heavy duty truck and transport program in Nova Scotia

    January 11, 2016 4:58PM by Truck News

    DIEPPE, N.B. – The Nova Scotia Community College Foundation received a $20,000 donation from the Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association (APTA) Jan. 6, which will benefit four campuses in the province that offer the heavy duty truck and transport program. “Colleges

  • Phillips Industries helps HDDC raise close to $20k for SickKids Foundation

    June 17, 2014 10:05AM by Truck News

    SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif. – During the 30th annual Heavy Duty Distributor’s Council’s (HDDC) Business Conference in Quebec earlier this month, Phillips Industries presented a cheque for $18,214 to the SickKids Foundation. The donation was made possible because of the