A national network of independent heavy-duty truck service centers has been announced at ITS by FleetPride, an independent parts distributor with over 150 locations in 33 states. The new network, which will carry the brand name FleetCare, launches with 21 service centers and is working to sign up other qualified heavy-duty service specialists, according to Bob Jennings, vp-sales and marketing.

Support for the network includes a 24-hr. toll-free number for locating the nearest service location, nationwide warranty coverage for work performed by members and regular training for technicians.