This new distribution center supplements Walker Products’ existing manufacturing and distribution plants in Pacific, Mo.; Garden Grove, Calif.; Grand Junction, Colo.; Palmetto, Fla.; Toluca, Mexico; and Shanghai, China.
The award is voted on by the active CAN Board of Directors in recognition of outstanding contributions to the custom automotive distribution system and in appreciation of conscientious dedication to the industry.
The VIPAR Heavy Duty family of companies has established a relief fund to help employees of VIPAR Heavy Duty, Power Heavy Duty and other warehouse distributors severely impacted by recent hurricanes and earthquakes.
As national franchising manager at the Detail Garage chain, Chad Zani assists franchisees in preparing educational events and marketing initiatives aimed at promoting car care products from parent-company Chemical Guys.
Chemical Guys, a supplier in a 300,000-square-foot facility hosting its own Smart Detailing University, is expanding its global reach through Detail Garage retail franchises aimed at imparting detailing knowledge to a walk-in car-buffing customer base.
Egan Hernandez of Industrial Parts Depot, which designs, manufactures and distributes diesel and gasoline engine replacement parts for a wide range of applications, including large trucks, discusses the company's training and distribution.