TITLE

National treasure

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Mar2008, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Reading Equipment & Distribution facility located in Pontiac, Michigan, which sells trailer bodies, equipment, and accessories in the local market. The facility also serves the truck equipment needs of major fleets across the U.S. Reading Equipment & Distribution branch manager John Laskarides said that the company was set up to move 300 to 400 trucks per month. Information on the company's freight re-entry and ship-through operation for Detroit's Big Three automobile manufacturers is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
31639288

 

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