Business, Equipment

Hendrickson Acquires Two Stemco Business Segments

Hendrickson booth at industry show Hendrickson's booth at a trade show. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Hendrickson announced it acquired the Motor Wheel brake drum and Crewson slack adjuster business segments from Stemco, which in June reported it is refocusing resources on its core wheel-end and king pin product lines.

August 24, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment

Stemco to Focus on Core Product Lines, Exits Others

Commercial vehicle supplier Stemco announced a series of changes to its product lines in an effort to refocus resources on its core products, which are its wheel-end and king pin product lines.

June 26, 2020
Business, Equipment, Fuel

Stemco Ceases Manufacturing of TrailerTail, Other Products

TrailerTail A TrailerTail installed on a C.R. England trailer. (Stemco)

Industry supplier Stemco has discontinued production of its TrailerTail product, which helped pioneer improved aerodynamics at the rear of the trailer.

Stephen Bennett | Special to Transport Topics
April 14, 2020
Business, Equipment

Stemco Names Eric Vaillancourt President

Stemco Trailer Tail Stemco TrailerTail (Stemco via YouTube)

Stemco announced it hired Eric Vaillancourt as its new president.

July 27, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel, Logistics, Top 100

PepsiCo to Add Stemco’s Fuel-Efficiency Devices

Stemco TrailerTail Stemco TrailerTail/Stemco via YouTube

Stemco Products Inc. announced that PepsiCo Inc. will update 1,600 of its trailers with the company’s TrailerTail and EcoSkirt products to support its corporate sustainability targets.

May 7, 2018
Business, Equipment

Stemco Offers Automatic TrailerTail

Trailers Shutterstock

Stemco Products Inc. announced its TrailerTail Automatic fuel-saving system, the newest version of its signature TrailerTail products. It deploys automatically when the trailer reaches 35 mph.

April 23, 2018
Business, Equipment

Stemco Acquires Commercial Vehicle Components Co.

Stemco's Lunar (left) and Lunar HP models Stemco's Lunar (left) and Lunar HP models via YouTube

Stemco announced the purchase of Commercial Vehicle Components Co., a manufacturer of air disc brake and medium-duty hydraulic disc brake pads.

November 6, 2017