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Volvo Group Reorganizes Global Truck Units

Photos by AB Volvo, Volvo Group

Approximately 100 days into his tenure as CEO of Volvo Group, Martin Lundstedt announced changes for the Sweden-based manufacturer that emphasize brand names over market geography.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
February 1, 2016
Business

Volvo Group's Lundstedt Reorganizes Company

Volvo Group

Approximately 100 days into his tenure as CEO of Volvo Group, Martin Lundstedt announced changes in the Sweden-based manufacturer that emphasize brand names over market geography.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
January 27, 2016
Business

Volvo Truck Deliveries Flat in November Despite 40% Rise in Europe

Jochen Eckel/Bloomberg News

Volvo Group reported November truck deliveries were flat from the same month a year earlier, but included a 40% rise in Europe as other regions declined.

Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporter
December 21, 2015
Business

4-Year-Old Tests 18-Ton Volvo Truck; Mayhem Ensues

Volvo Trucks

In its latest Live Test series of videos, Volvo Trucks put 4-year-old Sophie in charge of its 18-ton FMX construction truck and, predictably, mayhem ensued.

Transport Topics
December 3, 2015
Technology, Business

Volvo Promises ‘Epic’ Truck Test Video

Volvo Trucks announced that it will debut a new video in its Live Test series Dec. 3 that should be on par with its “Epic Split” YouTube video that has been viewed 81 million times.

Transport Topics
December 2, 2015
Business

Volvo Heavy-Duty Deliveries Rise Slowly

The Volvo Group said its wholly owned operations delivered 20,193 trucks of all sizes across the globe in October, up 2.8% compared with September.

Transport Topics
November 23, 2015
Business

Volvo to Trim Production in December, January

Reuters

Volvo will cut production in North America in December and January in the face of lower demand and high inventory levels at dealerships, the truck maker said Nov. 19.

Reuters | By Andreas Cremer
November 19, 2015
Business

Profits at Volvo Rise Despite Drop in Truck Orders

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Volvo AB said the krona’s decline on currency markets helped boost third-quarter operating profit even as truck orders, a predictor for future sales, dropped 15%.

Elisabeth Behrmann | Bloomberg News
October 23, 2015
Business

Volvo Goes Solar at Hagerstown Powertrain Plant

Volvo Group

Volvo Group North America has installed 5,000 solar panels at its Hagerstown, Maryland, powertrain manufacturing plant.

Transport Topics
October 2, 2015
Business

Volvo Breaks Ground on $38.1 Million Virginia Truck Factory Expansion

Volvo Trucks North America

Volvo Trucks North America announced that it broke ground on a $38.1 million expansion of its New River Valley truck assembly plant in Dublin, Virginia.

Transport Topics
September 28, 2015

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