Thirty-six companies have earned the highest ranking of “platinum” in Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems’ Premier Distributor Program. The program honors outstanding achievement by distributors who place in the top 10% of the comprehensive Bendix independent aftermarket distributor network.
“We’re proud to honor our top-quality distributors that continue to demonstrate exceptional achievement and exceptional support, while serving as a partner to Bendix,” said Bob Johnson, vp-aftermarket sales and marketing. “The outstanding partnership of these leading distributors allows Bendix to continue its commitment to excellence and superior service as a heavy-duty supplier.”
Businesses are evaluated in six performance areas and awarded bronze, silver, gold of platinum status. The top performing platinum winners, receive enhanced support from Bendix.
This year’s platinum winners:
- Albany Brake & Supply Company, Albany, Ga.
- Arizona Brake & Clutch Supply, Phoenix, Ariz.
- Capitol Clutch & Brake Company, West Sacramento, Calif.
- Carolina Rim & Wheel, Charlotte, N.C.
- CBS Parts Ltd., British Columbia, Canada
- Clutch & Brake Xchange, Stockton, Calif.
- Covington Heavy Duty Parts Inc., Andalusia, Ala.
- Drive Train Industries, Inc., Denver, Colo.
- Dutch Gosnell Manufacturing & Supply Inc., Lafayette, La.
- First Call Truck Parts, Tallahassee, Fla.
- Fort Garry Industries, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
- Harman Heavy Vehicle Specialists, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
- Hawaii Truck Parts, Waipahu, Hawaii
- Inland Truck Parts Company, Overland Park, Kan.
- Interstate Turbo Supply, Commerce City, Colo.
- MacArthur Truck and Trailer, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
- Malmberg Truck Trailer Equipment Ltd., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
- Midwest Wheel Companies, Des Moines, Iowa
- Northern Virginia Supply, Springfield, Va.
- Orlando Truck Parts, Orlando, Fla.
- Otts Friction Supply Inc., Portland, Ore.
- Parts For Trucks, Inc., Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
- Perfection Equipment, Oklahoma City, Okla.
- Power and Transmission, Inc., Fairbanks, Alaska
- Power Brake & Spring Service Co., Inc., South Bend, Ind.
- Ressorts Maska Inc., St. Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canada
- Sadler Power Train, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
- San Antonio Brake & Clutch Service, San Antonio, Texas
- Southwest Brake & Parts Inc., Detroit, Mich.
- Springfield Brake, Springfield, Mo.
- Superior Distributors, Elmwood, N.J.
- Total Truck Parts, Inc., West Palm Beach, Fla.
- Triple “R” Truck Parts, Inc., Eddystone, Pa.
- Truck and Auto Supply, Inc., Anaheim, Calif.
- Truck Parts & Equipment Inc., Wichita, Kan.
- Westpac Heavy Duty Inc., Phoenix, Ariz.