Blue Bird Reports Fiscal-Year Sales Revenue Nearing $1B

School bus manufacturer Blue Bird posted $990.6 million in net sales revenue for their fourth quarter and fiscal year highlights, which company top brass said positions the company for profit growth in Fiscal Year 2018.

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Daimler Trucks North America Announces Changes in Senior Management

PORTLAND, Ore.  – Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) today announced that David Carson, currently president of Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation (FCCC), has been appointed president of Western Star Trucks and chief diversity officer of DTNA. Carson succeeds Kelley Platt who has been promoted within the Daimler AG global organization to president and chief executive officer of Daimler's truck joint venture Beijing Foton Daimler Automotive Co., Ltd. (BFDA) in China.

Nathan Wright Joins Vehicle Lift Leader Stertil-Koni as Marketing Associate

 

STEVENSVILLE, MD. -- Stertil-Koni, the leader in heavy duty vehicle lifts – notably bus lifts and truck lifts – has announced that Nathan Wright has joined the company as a Marketing Associate.  In his new position, Wright brings seven years of experience in marketing – including trade show coordination, advertising, web content, brand development, and marketing campaigns. Wright also has a strong technical background in industrial products, coming most recently from his work experience in the nuclear power generation industry.

Rush Enterprises, Inc. Adopts $40 Million Stock Repurchase Program

SAN ANTONIO, TX. -- Rush Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq:RUSHA) (Nasdaq:RUSHB), which operates the largest network of commercial vehicle dealerships in North America, today announced that its Board of Directors approved a new stock repurchase program authorizing the Company to repurchase, from time to time, up to an aggregate of $40 million of its shares of Class A common stock, $.01 par value per share, and/or Class B common stock, $.01 par value per share.

Minnesota Titan Bus Dealer Announced

 

Titan Bus Co. today named United Bus Sales in Big Lake, Minnesota its dealer for the state of Minnesota.  Headed by Wayne Hoglund and Sales Manager Jason Anderson United Bus has the proven leadership and experience to be successful in the state.