The first decade

Since the founding of Global Trailer in 2011, the magazine has consistently focused on supporting the international trailer manufacturing scene through the provision of timely reports and in-depth analysis of the sector’s most influential and emerging voices. It is the imperative of the editorial team to meet the needs of the global road transport industry and the diversity of its information requirements via expertly filtered data in both print and online formats in the interests of providing a trusted business resource. Read More

Solutrans 2021 preview

Under the patronage of the President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, biennial trade fair Solutrans 2021 is the place to be for the latest in heavy and light commercial vehicle innovation. the event will be held 16-20 November at Eurexpo. Read More

Spain in a day

The world’s top players in the commercial and urban vehicle industry – nearly 60,000 professionals along with 900 exhibitors and brands – will be in attendance for this year’s Solutrans event. Read More

Leading the charge

Dutch manufacturing specialist, VALX, has been enhancing its axles and suspension portfolio since it started business 10 years ago and shows no sign of slowing down. The OEM combines the flexibility of a relatively small company with the manufacturing power of the largest axle builder in the world.
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Braking energy is king

Twan Heetkamp – the Dutch entrepreneur who sold his trailer rental company to TIP Trailer Services in 2016 – saw his second generation of emission-free cooling trailers hit the road earlier this year. In 2020, he has plans to produce 150 New Cool trailers.
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Full of Ambition

In 2013, Lecitrailer CEO, Carlos Leciñena, told Global Trailer that the internationalisation of the family business was "inexorable", and that both brand and leadership style would have to evolve accordingly. Time to follow up.
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City Challenge

Urbanisation has earned buzzword status. As the world’s cities face ever-increasing congestion, pedestrian traffic and mounting delivery demand, can a new generation of trailers help ease the pressure?
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The day everything changed

The 13th of November 2013 could go down in history as the landmark event that changed commercial vehicle marketing for good - it is the publication date of Volvo Truck’s Epic Split video.
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