BettsHD has launched a new line of conspicuity tape that is compliant with DOT-C2, FMVSS-108 and NHTSA regulations. The tape is made with a prismatic reflective surface that can be seen from longer distances and at higher intensities than glass bead designs, the company says, and polyester sheeting also resists cracking over time even with a…Details
he independent distributor population is a greying group. Truck Parts & Service breaks the news of an aftermarket distributor consolidation almost monthly and the number of business leaders within five years of retirement significantly overshadows the number who entered the market in the last decade. Regardless of one’s age, part of running a business is acknowledging the fleeting nature of…Details
Betts Company hosted a celebratory 150th anniversary event on Thursday, May 10. The event hosted employees and their families, vendor partners and community officials. CEO Mike Betts started the event with a heartfelt message to the employees: “A special thank you to all our team members and your families for the commitment you give Betts…Details
The San Joaquin Valley Manufacturing Alliance and the Fresno Business Council will be hosting Valley Made: The 4th Annual Manufacturing Summit, on May 17 at the Fresno Convention Center Exhibit Hall.
FRESNO – The 4th Annual Manufacturing Summit is designed as a workshop and resource expo to celebrate the long history of innovation in manufacturing in the San Joaquin Valley. It’s Thursday in downtown Fresno. You can get tickets here. http://www.sjvma.com/
The San Joaquin Valley Manufacturing Alliance (SJVMA) and the Fresno Business Council (FBC) will host Valley Made: The Fourth Annual Manufacturing Summit on Thursday, May 17 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Fresno Convention Center Exhibit Hall.
It started with some manufacturers getting together with a vision to build a world-class career and technical education ecosystem in their area. The Fresno [California] Business Council incubated the idea and about four years ago began taking an inventory of what was available from an educational standpoint for career and technical programs for a variety…Details
Javier Camacho has joined the Betts Truck Parts & Service Fresno team as branch manager. Camacho comes to Betts Truck Parts & Service with more than 20 years of industry experience. The company says he will be responsible for leading, directing, and coaching the team on a day-to-day basis to further Improve The Way Things Move at Betts…Details
It comes as no surprise to the aftermarket industry that it’s in dire need of qualified medium- and heavy-duty maintenance technicians. Helping to spearhead efforts to get students interested in the field – and to develop the curriculum and facilities needed to learn the trade – is Mike Betts, chairman and CEO, Betts Company.
FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — Fresno Unified is investing $9 million in its students by providing a first of its kind state of the art trades facility for high schoolers to learn real workplace experience before graduation.Details