LAFAYETTE, Indiana, Aug. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wabash (NYSE: WNC), the visionary leader in connected solutions for the transportation, logistics and distribution industries, today announced the addition of two dealers to its industry-leading North American Dealer Network.
Two of the Northeast’s largest dealerships, Bergey’s Truck Centers and Allegiance Trucks, will be dealers for the full line of Wabash parts, services and equipment, including dry and refrigerated van trailers, dry truck bodies and refrigerated and flatbed trailers.
“By further developing our dealer relationships, Wabash can leverage our brands to expand our footprint and further connect our products and services to improve our customers’ operations,” said Kevin Page, senior vice president of Wabash, creating customer value.
“Wabash has been expanding its dealer network for over a decade. Bergey Trucking Centers and Allegiance Trucks have extensive expertise and a long history of providing efficient transportation solutions to their customer base,” said Todd Chrzan, Senior Director of Strategic Dealer Accounts at Wabash. “We are delighted to welcome them to the Wabash community as we continue to expand our reseller network to provide the level of quality support that today’s customers demand.”
Based in Stamford, Conn., Allegiance Trucks is one of the nation’s fastest growing commercial truck dealerships with more than 41 locations in nine states. Allegiance Trucks offers new and used medium to heavy duty trucks, parts and service, providing a one-stop solution to meet customer needs, reduce downtime and keep trucks on the road. Allegiance Trucks will represent Wabash in Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island as well as parts of New York and New Jersey.
“As one of the largest full-service truck dealerships on the East Coast, expanding our relationship with Wabash, with its portfolio of trailers and truck bodies, better positions Allegiance Trucks to serve our customers” , said Chad Schrempp, Chief Operating Officer. at Allegiance Trucks. “We appreciate the opportunity to create a long-term relationship with Wabash, as they understand that providing customers with the best equipment, parts and service is the foundation of our combined success.”
Bergey’s is a family-owned company that operates 15 truck centers and eight truck parts locations in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware and New Jersey, as well as a heavy-duty parts warehouse in Telford, Pennsylvania. In addition, Bergey’s also operates 10 automotive dealerships, expanding its business offerings to include automotive and light-duty pickups and vans.
“Bergey’s is thrilled to take this opportunity to build on Wabash’s history of success and innovation,” said CEO Mark Bergey. “By learning from each other and leveraging our combined resources, we can offer a wide range of effective business solutions to our clients.”
Building on one of its strategic growth areas, Wabash continues to expand its reach and invest in a larger portfolio of offerings, including more transparent digital systems and its new Wabash Parts distribution. Launched in May 2022, the Wabash Parts distribution network leverages the company’s position at the intersection of suppliers, dealers and customers to have the most comprehensive and innovative set of solutions to meet the needs of its customers and partners from the first to the last mile.
“We will continue to take steps to put customer focus and alignment at the forefront of our business and manufacturing operations,” Page said. “Our organization is committed to seeking partners and opportunities that better align with the dynamic nature of how we will meet first to last mile demand over the next few years.”
Wabash: Changing the Way the World Reaches You®
Wabash (NYSE: WNC) is the visionary leader in connected solutions for the transportation, logistics and distribution industries that is changing the way the world reaches you®. Based in Lafayette, Indiana, the company enables its customers to thrive by offering insight into tomorrow and delivering pragmatic solutions today to move everything from the first mile to the last mile. Wabash designs, manufactures and services a diverse range of products including: dry and refrigerated cargo trailers, flatbed trailers, tank trailers, dry and refrigerated truck bodies, structural composite panels and products, aerodynamic solutions for trailers and specialized food grade processing equipment. Learn more at www.onewabash.com.
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