Phillips Industries

Business, Equipment

Phillips Industries Promotes Rob Phillips to CEO

Phillips Industries announced Rob Phillips succeeded his father, Bob Phillips, as CEO, effective March 15.

April 20, 2020
Business, Technology

Phillips Connect Technologies Debuts Two Tracking Devices

Phillips Connect Technologies has unveiled two tracking devices intended for a trailer or chassis.

September 11, 2019
Business, Equipment

Phillips Industries Cites 600% Growth in Electrical Harness Unit After Mexican Expansion

Phillips Industries’ electrical harness division, which expanded into Coahuila, Mexico, 10 years ago, has experienced 600% growth since expanding production of electrical harnesses into Mexico in 2008, according to the Santa Fe Springs, Calif., company.

November 13, 2018
Business, Technology

Phillips Connect Technologies Acquires Polish Electrical Components Company

Mercedes-Benz trucks in Germany Phillips Industries has been providing Daimler AG electrical/trailer cables for its Mercedes-Benz trucks in Europe. (Guenter Schiffmann/Bloomberg)

Phillips Connect Technologies, a business of Phillips Industries, completed the purchase of Fortech Poland, a manufacturer and distributor of quality 24-volt electrical connectors and cables for commercial vehicles with a broad and established customer base primarily in the European Union market.

June 25, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment

Phillips to Launch TrailerNet Hub to Integrate Trailer Sensors

Bill Ellis (left), Gerry Mead of Phillips Connect Technologies Ellis (left), Mead of Phillips Connect Technologies by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

ATLANTA — Phillips Connect Technologies, a division of Phillips Industries, is preparing to launch a technology platform that integrates the growing number of sensors and smart components available for trailers.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
March 4, 2018