IRVING, TX, January 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — FleetPride, Inc. today announced that it has acquired the assets of Nationwide Truck Service from Louisville, Kentucky. Founded in 1989 and owned by Eric Adkins, Nationwide Truck Service offers a wide range of repair services from its 21 bays and mobile repair units, in addition to 24/7 roadside assistance. The service center at 355 Farmington Ave. will team up with the existing FleetPride parts branch at 4670 Jennings Lane in Louisville, creating a complete value proposition for customers. Adkins and his son Jake will remain involved in day-to-day operations.
“This is an exceptional opportunity for our valued customers and our team,” said Adkins. “Our customers will appreciate access to a national parts and service network, and our employees will have the opportunity to grow and progress in FleetPride’s new service organization.”
“We are really delighted to welcome Eric and Jake Adkins and the entire Nationwide Truck Service team to the FleetPride family,” said Cory Anderson, General Manager and Vice President of Service at FleetPride. “Over the past three decades, the Nationwide team has become one of the most trusted independent service providers that customers have come to depend on, Louisville.”
“Growth through acquisitions remains a priority for our business,” said Mike Harris, Senior Vice President of Sales and Operations at FleetPride. “We believe our value proposition resonates with parts and service business owners who are looking for a succession plan or partner who can provide a long-term foundation for their employees and customers. We look forward to partnering with Nationwide Truck Service team to continue their tradition of service excellence while expanding service capabilities to our existing customers, including large regional and national fleets.”
FleetPride continues to expand its national parts and service operations. If you would like to learn more about becoming part of the FleetPride network, please visit FleetPride.com/acquisitions for more details.
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About FleetPride, Inc.
Based at Irving, TX, FleetPride is the largest national distributor of truck and trailer parts and services in the independent heavy-duty aftermarket. FleetPride’s sophisticated network of 282 stores, 60 service centers and 5 distribution centers means customers get the parts and services they need, when and where they need them. Customers can click, talk, chat or visit FleetPride’s team of 3,700 experts empowered and motivated to solve problems and create solutions tailored to each customer’s unique needs.
To find your local FleetPride Branch or Service Center, or to compare, search and purchase parts by VIN, visit the new www.fleetpride.com.
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