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M&K Truck Centers Acquires Volvo Dealership in Pennsylvania

M&K Truck Centers announced the successful acquisition of Wilkes-Barre Truck Center as the first M&K dealership in Pennsylvania.

Transport Topics
November 6, 2017
Business, Equipment, TCA

A Good Time for Mack: Orders Surge 73% in Third Quarter

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Mack Trucks is hauling a heavy payload of orders, following a robust third quarter in which the manufacturer that assembles its vehicles in the Lehigh Valley received a flurry of interest from customers.

Jon Harris | The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)
October 23, 2017
Business, Equipment

Vanguard Truck Centers Adds Houston Location

Multistate truck dealer Vanguard Truck Centers announced it acquired a Volvo dealership in Houston that features 28 service bays, including 12 body shop bays.

Transport Topics
October 20, 2017
Business

Mack Expounds on Marketing Strategy for Anthem, Pinnacle

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ATLANTA — Mack Trucks showed off its new Anthem highway tractor and clarified how it will be marketed relative to its long-standing Pinnacle highway model that remains available.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
September 26, 2017
Business

Mack Opens Customer Center After $3 Million Remodeling

Mack Trucks announced it has opened its remodeled Mack Customer Center in Allentown, Pa., after a $3 million renovation.

Transport Topics
September 5, 2017
Business, Logistics, TCA

Mack’s Second-Quarter Orders Surge 58%

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For the second consecutive quarter, Mack Trucks delivered fewer trucks than a year ago but received a surge in orders, as a result of an active construction segment and slowly improving freight environment in North America.

Jon Harris | The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)
July 19, 2017
Business, Equipment

Video: Mack Partners With Mack

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Mack Trucks reached an agreement to sponsor Oakland Raiders defensive end Khalil Mack.

Transport Topics
July 19, 2017
Business

Mack Trucks Sees Its AMTs Increasing Adoption in the Market

Superior Transportation's Mack Pinnacle Model by Fran Matso Lysiak/Transport Topics

CHARLESTON, S.C. — As one part of its integrated powertrain strategy, Mack Trucks’ line of automated manual transmissions is seeing increasing adoption in the market, said executives with the heavy-duty truck maker.

Fran Matso Lysiak | Equipment Editor
May 19, 2017
TCA

Meet the Straight-Faced Swede Helping Transform Mack's Pennsylvania Plant

Volvo Group

Rickard Lundberg started his career in the Volvo Group in 1989 when he was only about 19 years old. Then, in the first of what would be many jobs with Volvo, he worked on the shop floor, turning crankshafts at the truck maker's engine factory in Skovde, Sweden.

Jon Harris | The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)
May 15, 2017
Business

Mack Trucks Turning the Corner? Company to Hire 50 for Pennsylvania Plant

Mack Trucks Inc.

Less than three months ago, Mack Trucks reported its weakest year of truck deliveries in six years. Now, it appears, the heavy-duty truck manufacturer with a massive assembly plant in Lower Macungie Township, Pa., is turning the corner.

Jon Harris | The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)
April 27, 2017

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