Wabash National Corp.

Business, Equipment

April Trailer Orders Drop to 10-Month Low; Costs, Cancellations Rise

Trailer assembly at a Hyundai Translead plant Trailers are assembled at a Hyundai Translead plant. An executive for the company described April orders as quiet. (Hyundai Translead via Vimeo)

U.S. trailer orders in April were just above 14,000, the lowest volume in 10 months as cancellations increased and backlogs continued to extend into 2022, ACT Research reported.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
May 20, 2021
Business, Equipment

Wabash Records Net Loss, Sharply Lower Revenue in Q2

Wabash workers Workers at a Wabash manufacturing plant. (Wabash National Corp.)

Wabash National Corp. reported a second-quarter net loss and a drop in revenue amid COVID-19’s harsh effect on the trucking industry.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
July 29, 2020
Business, Equipment

Wabash Reports Q1 Net Loss, Revenue Drop

Wabash worker A worker at the Wabash National Corp. manufacturing facility in Lafayette, Ind., assembles a floor. (Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News)

Wabash National Corp. reported a first-quarter net loss and lower revenue.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
May 14, 2020
Business, Equipment, Safety

Wabash Announces Temporary Idling, Furlough

Wabash National trailer worker Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

Wabash National Corp. announced plans to implement a two-week idling of operations and companywide furlough from April 20 to May 3.

April 20, 2020
Business, Equipment, Safety

Commercial Vehicle World Focuses on Business Continuity

Pressure Systems International Pressure Systems International in San Antonio. (Pressure Systems International)

While truck drivers are out delivering freight to restock bare shelves or deliver medicines and other vital goods, commercial vehicle manufacturers, dealers and suppliers in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic are focused on keeping their employees healthy and ensuring services, equipment and components remain available to fleets.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
March 18, 2020
Business, Equipment

Wabash Reports Mixed Q4 Results, Record 2019 Revenue

Wabash workers Workers on the Wabash assembly line in Cadiz, Ky. (Wabash National via YouTube)

Trailer maker Wabash National Corp. reported higher fourth-quarter net income and lower revenue, although full-year revenue set a record.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
February 12, 2020
Business, Equipment

Longtime Wabash National Chairman Martin Jischke to Retire

Wabash booth at 2019 NACV John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Wabash National Corp., the nation’s largest manufacturer of trailers and liquid transportation systems, announced Nov. 25 that board Chairman Martin Jischke is retiring after the 2020 annual stockholder’s meeting.

November 25, 2019
Business, Equipment

Wabash Posts Higher Q3 Earnings, Record Revenue

Worker at Wabash National plant Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

Wabash National Corp. reported higher earnings and record third-quarter revenue, citing growth in final-mile and commercial trailer products, and higher sales prices.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
November 6, 2019
Business, Equipment

Wabash Adds Supreme Upfit Center in Tampa

Wabash factory worker A Wabash factory worker. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News)

Wabash National Corp. announced it has opened a Supreme Upfit Solutions and Service location in Tampa, Fla., for all makes of commercial truck and van bodies.

September 4, 2019
Business

Wabash Net Income Dips 2.9% in 2Q; Revenue Sets Record

Wabash National factory worker Wabash factory worker by Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

Wabash National Corp. on July 31 reported net income of $30.96 million in the second quarter, down 2.9% from $31.9 million in the same period of 2018.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
July 31, 2019

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