Truck News


  • Truxpo returns to Lower Mainland this May

    November 25, 2019 12:54PM by Truck News-West

    ABBOTSFORD, B.C. – Truxpo is set to return to the Tradex Centre in Abbotsford, B.C., this spring, expanding on its past success by showcasing products, services, and special features to attendees. Running May 29-30, the biennial event will include a

  • Over 9,000 people attend Truxpo

    May 15, 2018 3:48PM by Truck West

    ABBOTSFORD, B.C. – Truxpo 2018 saw more than 9,000 attendees over the two day event, with what organizer Master Promotions said was a noticeable increase in attendance from the South Asian trucking community. “This year we truly put a focus

  • Full speed ahead for B.C. trucking industry

    May 12, 2018 6:52PM by Truck West

    ABBOTSFORD, B.C. – The trucking industry is thriving in B.C., with recent growth around 5%, and expected to remain at that level, which is well above the national average. That’s according to Helmut Pastrick, chief economist for Central 1 Credit

  • Saluting women drivers in the west

    May 12, 2018 5:15PM by Truck West

    First Western Canadian Salute to Women Behind the Wheel honors female drivers

  • Last call for free Truxpo registration

    May 9, 2018 11:27AM by Truck West

    ABBOTSFORD, B.C. – This is the final call to pre-register for Truxpo and attend Western Canada’s largest truck transportation event for free. The show runs from May 11-12 in Abbotsford, B.C., and the Tradex Centre and will feature something for

  • Truxpo conference to focus on sector updates

    March 22, 2018 3:35PM by Truck West

    ABBOTSFORD, B.C. – Western Canadian trucking show Truxpo has announced its lineup of speakers for a half-day executive conference, as well as events throughout the two-day event. With a focus on “B.C. sector updates and opportunities for trucking,” the executive

  • Registration for Truxpo now open

    March 1, 2018 5:12PM by Truck West

    ABBOTSFORD, B.C. – Western Canadian trucking show Truxpo is back in 2018 and is promising to offer expanded features for those attending the biennial event. “This year really will be bigger and better than ever for Truxpo,” said national show

  • Dates announced for expanded Truxpo

    December 7, 2017 12:06PM by Truck West

    ABBOTSFORD, B.C. – Marking the 16th edition of Western Canada’s trucking and logistics show, Truxpo will focus on trucks for all trades and expand its features in 2018. Presented by the B.C. Trucking Association (BCTA) and produced by Master Promotions,

  • Champion curler visits Transcourt booth during company’s first year at Truxpo

    May 20, 2016 4:09PM by Truck West

    ABBOTSFORD, B.C. – This was the first year Transcourt Tank Leasing took part in the British Columbia Trucking Association’s Truxpo event, and the company was happy to welcome world champion curler Georgina Wheatcroft to its booth. A member of New

  • Delivering on their promises

    May 14, 2016 4:35PM by Derek Clouthier

    ABBOTSFORD, B.C. – Though women are starting to make up a higher proportion of trucking industry employees than ever before, the numbers remain very small in comparison to men, concurred a female panel of industry professionals at the B.C. Trucking

  • ‘I’ll sleep when I’m dead’

    May 13, 2016 11:06PM by Derek Clouthier

    Truxpo session addresses affects of fatigue on truck drivers

  • TRUXPO less than two months away; registration open

    March 17, 2016 4:36PM by Truck West

    ABBOTSFORD, B.C. – Western Canada’s largest trucking event will return this year, running from May 13-14 at Abbotsford, B.C.’s Tradex complex, and will be the only major transport industry show in the area to include all aspects of the trucking

  • Truxpo goes into the books as a major success

    September 22, 2014 4:28PM by Jim Bray

    ABBOTTSFORD, B.C. — Even the Lower Mainland’s famous precipitation couldn’t dampen the enthusiasm of exhibitors and attendees of the kickoff to the biennial Truxpo show, held this year on Sept. 19-20 at the Tradex complex in Abbottsford, B.C. Mother nature

  • Michael ‘Pinball’ Clemons named keynote speaker at Truxpo

    July 24, 2014 3:32PM by Truck News

    ABBOTSFORD, BC – This year’s Truxpo show will be graced with the presence of an authentic Canadian celebrity. Announced today, Michael “Pinball” Clemons, a former all-star running back, Grey Cup winning coach and president, CEO and vice-chair of the Toronto

  • Truxpo teaming up with Pacific Heavy Equipment Show

    May 13, 2014 8:39PM by Truck News

    ABBOTSFORD, B.C. — Truxpo organizers say they expect big things from this year’s event, having brought the Pacific Heavy Equipment Show to the Tradex complex. The two shows are expected to draw thousands of visitors Sept. 19-20. “We are excited