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Michelin Makes Tough Even Tougher

Posted on 6/10/2016 by in tires

Michelin has continuously delivered some of the best quality tires for your commercial vehicle, and they are keeping the trend going with the release of the new MICHELIN® X® Works™ Z. This specialty tire provides the same guaranteed high-quality of the Michelin brand with even more benefits, including a 6-month worry-free Road Hazard Guarantee.

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One Trip You Don't Want to Miss: FREE Mid-Trip Inspection

Posted on 5/20/2016 by

We can't believe it's almost here, but the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance's Annual Roadcheck is coming up and TA Truck Service wants to ensure that your drivers pass their inspections with flying colors. Claim your FREE mid-trip inspection and help keep the roads safe for everyone.

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Start Saving with Office360°

Posted on 5/7/2016 by in Office Solutions

The weather is starting to heat up, and so are our savings. We're here to share a great new offer for your office supply needs. Help us say hello to one of our newest vendor partners, Office360° and start saving on essential office, breakroom, and janitorial products. Let's take a closer look at all the benefits of this great company and how you can start saving today.

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New Benefits Rolling in with Independent Truckers Group

Posted on 5/3/2016 by in Industry News legal services

We are all probably in agreement that the most important thing a truck needs to operate is a driver. You can fill it up with fuel, give it new tires, and change the oil, but without a driver, that truck won’t be going anywhere. Independent Truckers Group is joining the savings family to ensure that we keep the health of our drivers a priority.

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More Bang for Your Buck With the New MICHELIN X LINE Energy Z Tire

Posted on 4/29/2016 by in tires The Gold Program

Michelin Americas Truck Tires is excited to announce the arrival of its newest industry-leading line-haul steer tire: the MICHELIN® X® Line™ Energy Z. The MICHELIN X LINE Energy Z continues to provide industry-leading mileage and even wear, while increasing fuel efficiency so you're getting the most bang for your buck.

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MORE than Ever Before with TA and Petro

Posted on 4/12/2016 by in Industry News maintenance TA/Petro TA Truck Service

As a very well-known name in the trucking industry, TA and Petro recently made an announcement to many company executives as well as to some of its loyal followers at this year's Mid-America Trucking Show. With hundreds of people crowded around the TA-Petro booth, it was revealed that TA Truck Service, Petro: Lube, RoadSquad™, RoadSquadConnect®, RoadSquad OnSite® and eShop® will be coming together under the single brand umbrella of "TA TRUCK SERVICE".

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Goodyear's Best All-Around Tire at the Best All-Around Savings

Posted on 3/14/2016 by

Meet Goodyear's best all-around tire for combined regional/long haul applications: The Fuel Max™ RSA. This tire offers exceptional fuel efficiency on the highway and in the city, making it a perfect fit for fleets operating both regional and long haul. Now, for a limited time, FTS Plus+ members can receive a $25 rebate per tire through May 31, 2016.

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Additional Savings Rolling In

Posted on 3/1/2016 by

Being a member of The Gold Program ensures that you always know what you are going to pay for your tires, whether over-the-road or at your local dealer. You'll enjoy national account tire pricing and benefits with most major brands! And we're sweetening the deal...

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2015 Trucking in Review

Posted on 2/25/2016 by in Industry News fuel Review

With another year in the books, 2015 proved to be a monumental year for the trucking industry. For starters, the annual U.S. trucking revenue topped $700 billion for the first time. This can be attributed to increased demand and higher rates, offset by lower fuel prices. While the average pay for long-haul truckers increased compared to 2013, the industry is still plagued with a driver shortage of roughly 48,000 drivers.

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Get Super Savings with Sprint

Posted on 2/1/2016 by

Is your wallet in need of a savings hero? You're in luck because Sprint is to the rescue, yet again. Let them be your hero and make sure that you always have the coverage you want when you need it. Avoid those sneaky data overages, get great benefits the whole family will love, and best of all SAVE with these great promotions.

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