Today's Trucking

Reefer liners fight mold and mildew

January 12, 2018 by John Smith

Liners in 2019 Great Dane Everest Reefer trailers are now treated with an antimicrobial product known as Microban, supporting requirements under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), and Hazard Analysis and Critical Points (HACCP) standards. The treatment is said to […]


Great Dane names Supplier of the Year

November 13, 2017 by elizabeth

SAVANNAH, GA – Trailer and truck bodies manufacturer Great Dane is singing the praises of components supplier Accuride, making them their 2017 supplier of the year for large suppliers.
The company announced the accolade last week, also awarding Accuride the 2017 Quality Excellence Award for exceeding Great Dane’s quality performance expectations.


IN PRINT — Keep your cool. Spec’ the right reefer.

October 3, 2017 by John Smith

Nothing spoils a day quicker than rotting cargo, but that’s exactly what happens if reefer temperatures stray beyond an acceptable range. Arguments at a receiver’s dock, insurance claims, and soured business relationships are bound to follow. The challenges can also take root long before temperatures are set or wheels begin to roll.


Glasvan tops international Great Dane honors

July 5, 2017 by John Smith

MISSISSAUGA, ON – Glasvan Great Dane has been named 2016 Great Dane Dealer of the Year for international sales in refrigerated trailers, aftermarket parts and platform trailers – and collected three out of four international award categories from the manufacturer.


Great Dane unveils coming trailer upgrades

March 3, 2017 by John Smith

NASHVILLE, TN — Great Dane has unveiled several pending product upgrades, including an antimicrobial trailer liner, stronger underride guards, and a smart trailer concept that will deliver information ranging from pre-trip inspections to on-road alerts.


Great Dane improves flatbeds

December 7, 2016 by Rolf Lockwood

Great Dane has announced two new features on its Freedom XP flatbed trailers: new standard landing gear and optional sliding suspension


Great Dane adds safety features

October 26, 2016 by Rolf Lockwood

Wireless backup cameras and perimeter lighting lead the list of new safety features


Great Dane Changes All

April 21, 2016 by Martin Smith

Great Dane makes sweeping changes, rolls out emergency road service.


Great Dane Re-Brands, Upgrades Standard Features

October 28, 2015 by Martin Smith

Great Dane Shuffles Leadership Team

July 22, 2015 by sehui

SAVANNAH, GA – The trailer manufacturer Great Dane this week made some changes to its leadership team, including two newly created positions.


Great Dane Sets Supplier Summit and Innovation Challenge

July 6, 2015 by sehui

SAVANNAH, GA – Suppliers to one trailer manufacturer will soon be honored while they can also get together to talk about new trailer solutions they can offer up for the future.


Great Dane Gets New Montreal Dealership

April 24, 2015 by Martin Smith

SAVANNAH, GA – Great Dane is adding a Montreal dealership to its Canadian distribution network.


Online survey: Great Dane seeks your input on GHG rules

January 22, 2015 by Allan Janssen

CHICAGO, IL – Trailer manufacturer creates online survey to hear how transportation companies will be affected by new greenhouse gas phase II regulations.



October 29, 2014 by Martin Smith

Johnson shows off new Guardian LT truck body



August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Great Dane expands product line with high-cube van for truckload markets