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Business, Logistics

Some Suppliers Cautious After Sears Files for Bankruptcy

Sears store Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg News

Shortly after filing for bankruptcy earlier this week, Sears Holdings Corp. sent a letter to suppliers asking for their “ongoing support.” That’s been a difficult pitch. Some vendors have stopped shipping products to the retailer over concerns they won’t get paid, according to people with knowledge of the situation, who asked not to be identified because the talks are private.

Matt Townsend and Lauren ColemanLochner
October 19, 2018
Business

Bridgestone HosePower Announces Acquisition of Seattle-Based Hydraulic Hose Co.

ORANGE PARK, Fla. — Bridgestone HosePower said on July 10 it’s expanding its hose business in the U.S. Pacific Northwest by acquiring Fittings Inc., a Seattle-based hydraulic and industrial hose sales and service company.

Fran Matso Lysiak | Equipment Editor
July 10, 2017
Business, Equipment

Parts Supplier Dex Opens Facility in North Carolina

Dex Heavy Duty Parts, a Volvo Group subsidiary that supplies recycled, renovated and surplus truck parts, has opened a facility in Advance, North Carolina.

Transport Topics
June 1, 2015
Business, Equipment

Trucking Suppliers Report Higher 3Q Earnings

Allison Transmission Holdings

Several trucking industry suppliers reported higher third-quarter earnings, citing strength in North American on-highway markets.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
October 29, 2014
Government, Business, Equipment

Appeals Court Transfers Jurisdiction on ‘Conflict Minerals’ Case to Lower Court

A federal appeals court has ruled that a legal challenge to the Securities and Exchange Commission’s “conflict minerals” reporting rule must first be adjudicated in a civil federal district court.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
May 14, 2013
Business, Equipment

Suppliers’ Quarterly Net Income Declines

Most leading suppliers to the trucking industry that reported earnings late last month said profits declined, or turned to losses, in the first three months of 2013.

May 6, 2013