IRVING, TX, April 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — FleetPride, Inc., the largest national distributor of truck and trailer parts and services in the independent heavy-duty aftermarket, announced today that it has acquired the assets of Murray’s Diesel Repair of Shreveport, La. Founded in 2016 by Travis and Stephanie Murray, Murray’s Diesel Repair provides a full range of services to drivers and fleets throughout the Ark-La-Tex region. Separately, the Murrays will continue to operate Murray’s Auto Repair in Shreveport, La.which focuses on the repair of light commercial vehicles.
“This is a momentous acquisition for FleetPride,” said FleetPride CEO Mike Duffy. “Not only are we excited to welcome the entire Murray Diesel Repair team to our business, this acquisition also pushes FleetPride to more than 300 locations across the country. It’s only fitting that a strong, talented and dedicated team like Murray’s Diesel Repair is the one that helped us get there.”
“We are very proud of this entire team for all they have done to build a thriving truck repair business,” said Travis Murray. “With the support of FleetPride’s national support network and commitment to developing talent, we know they will be in good hands now and in the future.”
FleetPride recently renewed its focus on talent and culture with enhanced learning and development programs, continued investments to modernize the largest supply chain network in the independent heavy-duty aftermarket and a differentiated digital strategy providing customers with the industry’s best e-commerce experience as the first Click Heavy Duty® on FleetPride.com.
“Building a national heavy-duty parts and service network like ours takes a team that is committed and passionate about serving customers,” said Mike Harris, Senior Vice President of Sales and Operations. “I want to personally thank our FleetPride team members for all of their hard work and determination as we reach the 300 location milestone. In addition to the great acquisitions, I am proud of our teams for executing our strategic initiatives. that pave the way for long-term growth as we evolve from a parts distributor to a full-service, technology-driven solution provider.”
FleetPride’s national parts and service operations continue to grow. If you would like to learn more about becoming part of the FleetPride Network, please visit FleetPride.com/acquisitions for more details.
About FleetPride, Inc.
Based at Irving, TX, FleetPride is the largest national distributor of truck and trailer parts and services in the independent heavy-duty aftermarket. FleetPride’s sophisticated network of over 300 locations, which includes more than 65 service centers and 5 distribution centers, means customers get the parts and service they need, when and where they need them. Customers can click, talk, chat or visit FleetPride’s team of 3,800 experts empowered and motivated to solve problems and create solutions tailored to each customer’s unique needs.
To find your local FleetPride Branch or Service Center, or to compare, search, and purchase parts by VIN, visit the new www.fleetpride.com.