Phillips Industries Takes Lead Sponsorship Role in Heavy Duty Trucking’s 2017 Truck Fleet Innovators Award

04/21/2017

 
Phillips Industries Takes Lead Sponsorship Role in Heavy Duty Trucking’s 2017 Truck Fleet Innovators Award
 
 
Santa Fe Springs, CA (April 10, 2017) Santa Fe Springs, CA (April 21, 2017) Phillips Industries, a leading innovator of advanced electrical and air brake system components and electronic communication solutions for commercial vehicles, has announced that the company will be the exclusive sponsor for Heavy Duty Trucking’s 2017 Truck Fleet Innovators Award. This year’s winners will be honored May 9th, at HDT’s Heavy Duty Trucking Exchange event being held in Scottsdale, Arizona.nbsp;

HDT’s Truck Fleet Innovators Award was founded in 2006 and honors fleet executives and leaders who have lead the industry with innovative thinking and leading-edge technologies, procedures and visions for the future. Heavy Duty Trucking editors consider recent and career-long activities of those nominated to choose each year’s honorees.  
 
“Phillips Industries has built a brand and product portfolio based on introducing innovative solutions to the problems and concerns of our fleet customers, so sponsoring HDT’s Truck Fleet Innovators Award was a logical decision for us”, commented Rob Phillips, president and COO. “Past innovations from Phillips have included our STA-DRY® products that address the effects of corrosion build up in the electrical system of trucks and trailers; and this year Phillips has announced the formation of Phillips Connect Technologies (PCT) to address the challenges of future vehicles with telematics solutions. We are pleased to be associated with Heavy Duty Trucking’s Truck Fleet Innovators Award and look forward to meeting this year’s honorees.”
 
Please visit us at www.phillipsind.com to learn how Phillips products can make a difference in your operation.
 
About Phillips Industries:
 
Based in Santa Fe Springs, CA, USA Phillips Industries is a leading innovator and manufacturer of advanced electrical and air brake interface equipment for the commercial vehicle industry. Phillips is a major supplier and partner to many top OEMs around the world and is a first choice for top fleets. They have manufacturing and distribution facilities throughout the U.S. and Canada as well as in Mexico, China and The Netherlands. Phillips maintains active membership in key industry associations including TMC, SAE, Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association and state trucking associations.