Arctic Fox owner acquires Wolverine

John G Smith

EDEN PRAIRIE, MN – Phillips and Temro Industries has acquired Wolverine Engine Heaters, which provides heaters for industrial hydraulic systems, commercial and personal vehicles, and other applications.

The companies have been working under a distribution agreement for the past four years.

“Wolverine has a strong management team and an outstanding customer service reputation, and our similar cultures and histories make this acquisition an excellent strategic fit. We look forward to collaborative contributions for ongoing success,” said Tom Moser, Phillips and Temro president.

Wolverine Heaters is based in Yakima, Washington.

Phillips and Temro is a manufacturer and aftermarket provider of heating, cooling, and electrification systems for markets including trucking, automotive, oil and gas, and off-road vehicles. Its brands include Zerostart, Temro, Arctic Fox, Idle Free Systems, and Truflo.

John G Smith

John G. Smith is the editorial director of Newcom Media's trucking and supply chain publications -- including Today's Trucking,, TruckTech, Transport Routier, Inside Logistics, Solid Waste & Recycling, and Road Today. The award-winning journalist has covered the trucking industry since 1995.

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