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  PACCAR Inc information and related industry information from Hoover's
PACCAR is the world's second-largest manufacturer of big rig trucks, trailing Daimler's Freightliner subsidiary.
With the exception of a few company-owned branches, PACCAR's trucks and parts are sold through independent dealers.
The company's PACCAR Financial Corporation and PacLease subsidiaries offer financing and truck leasing, respectively.
www.hoovers.com /paccar/--ID__14354--/free-co-factsheet.xhtml   (449 words)

  The Seattle Times: Business & Technology: Paccar profit shifts to overdrive   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Paccar already has increased production rates to meet rising demand in the first quarter and might consider doing so again.
Paccar, which also makes Peterbilt trucks, increased build rates 7 percent to 425 trucks a day internationally to meet first-quarter demand.
Paccar held its annual shareholders meeting at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue yesterday, breezing through its 2003 performance, its 65th consecutive year of profits and second-most profitable year ever.
seattletimes.nwsource.com /html/businesstechnology/2001914372_paccar28.html   (792 words)

In 1986, PACCAR signed a merger agreement with Trico Industries, Inc., and became a recognized world leader in manufacturing oil field pumps and accessories.
PACCAR solidified its place in the Mexican heavy-duty truck market by purchasing the remaining portion of its Mexican Operation, VILPAC, S.A. in 1995.
Today, PACCAR Inc is a worldwide manufacturer of light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt, DAF, Leyland and Foden nameplates.
www.power-hood.com /PACCARHISTORY.html   (735 words)

 FindLaw for Legal Professionals - Case Law, Federal and State Resources, Forms, and Code
PACCAR alleges that TeleScan's use of the Peterbilt and Kenworth marks in its domain names dilutes PACCAR's trademarks in violation of § 43 of the Lanham Act, which provides, in relevant part, that "[t]he owner of a famous mark shall be entitled.
PACCAR claims that TeleScan waived this argument by failing to argue to the district court that the use of the trademarks in its metatags should be viewed as a fair use or that the scope of the injunction was overbroad.
Because PACCAR demonstrated a strong likelihood of success on the merits of its trademark infringement claim based on TeleScan's use of the trademarks "Peterbilt" and "Kenworth" in its domain names, the district court did not abuse its discretion in granting the preliminary injunction.
caselaw.lp.findlaw.com /scripts/getcase.pl?court=6th&navby=case&no=03a0040p   (5525 words)

 PACCAR Accelerates Hybrid Vehicle Programs | Design Forums
PACCAR has targeted an ambitious goal of 30 percent improvement in vehicle fuel efficiency for selected medium-duty applications over the next seven years utilizing hybrid technology as a key contributor to achieving this objective," said Mark C. Pigott, PACCAR chairman and chief executive officer.
PACCAR was recently awarded the National Medal of Technology, the nation's highest award for innovation, based on its leadership in the use of lightweight materials and aerodynamic-efficient designs.
PACCAR is a $14.1 billion global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates.
www.dexigner.com /forum/index.php?showtopic=5502   (469 words)

 PACCAR - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
PACCAR, Inc. NASDAQ: PCAR is one of the largest manufacturers of heavy-duty trucks in the world, and has substantial manufacture in light and medium vehicles through its various subsidiaries.
In 1972 the corporate name was officially changed to PACCAR Inc, with the Pacific Car and Foundry Company name becoming a subsidiary division.
and in 1998 PACCAR acquired the British Leyland Trucks for its light and medium truck (6 to 44 tonnes) design and manufacture capability.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/PACCAR   (284 words)

 Button - PACCAR Financial Corporation
PACCAR Financial Corporation (PFC) is a wholly owned subsidiary of PACCAR Inc. and is the preferred financing source for premium valued Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks.
PACCAR Financial began in 1961 and currently holds assets of nearly $8 billion and a portfolio of more than 130,000 trucks and trailers.
PACCAR Financial began in 1961 and currently holds assets of nearly $8.6 billion and a portfolio of more than 145,000 trucks and trailers.
www.monitordaily.com /BUTTON_PACCAR.asp   (882 words)

PACCAR's Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend in the amount of twenty cents per share, payable on December 5, 2006, to stockholders of record at the close of business on November 17, 2006.
PACCAR Inc and Cummins Inc. have announced an agreement for Cummins 6- and 8-liter engines to be installed exclusively in Peterbilt's and Kenworth's North American conventional medium-duty commercial vehicles,...
PACCAR Inc and Cummins Inc. today announced an agreement for the Cummins' 6- and 8-liter engines to be installed exclusively in Peterbilt and Kenworth's North American conventional medium-duty commercial...
www.topix.net /com/pcar   (724 words)

 NSPE's Practice Division Engineer - PEI
PACCAR, a diversified, multinational company that designs and manufactures high-quality light-, medium-, and heavy- duty trucks, is witnessing firsthand how Six Sigma statistical analysis helps drive product development.
Based in Bellevue, Washington, PACCAR has established itself as one of the nation's leading companies in the implementation of Six Sigma techniques, particularly statistical analysis, according to Gary Moore, senior vice president.
PACCAR is currently utilizing Six Sigma to help suppliers manage their business by focusing on cost reductions through shortened cycle times and simplified logistic flow.
www.nspe.org /pracdiv/63-02paccarstats.asp   (510 words)

 Paccar Reports Drop in Sales, Net Income   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Truck manufacturing conglomerate Paccar Inc. reported lower sales and net income for the first quarter of 2001 compared with the same period a year ago, said chairman and CEO Mark C. Pigott.
In response to deteriorating industry demand, Paccar has lowered production at its North American facilities and is continuing to aggressively reduce costs throughout the company.
Paccar Leasing’s first-quarter revenues grew by 11% to $120.4 million, from $108.5 million in the same quarter of 2000.
fleetowner.com /news/fleet_paccar_reports_drop_2/index.html   (329 words)

 PACCAR Australia | View Media Release
PACCAR’s strong balance sheet and cash flow has allowed the company to invest $1.4 billion in capital projects during the last decade to strengthen its position as the low-cost manufacturer in the industry and the quality and technology leader.
PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt, DAF and Foden nameplates.
PACCAR Australia supplies a complete range of medium and heavy-duty trucks and truck and trailer parts, including the locally designed and manufactured market leader in heavy duty trucks in Australia, Kenworth Trucks, and the range of DAF trucks.
www.paccar.com.au /paccar/paccar_newsview.asp?id=56   (1602 words)

PACCAR Financial has been helping Peterbilt and Kenworth truck owners for more than 40 years with innovative purchase and lease plans that can be customized to meet
While other lenders tend to come and go, PACCAR Financial is exclusively committed to the trucking industry and to the success of those who buy Peterbilt and Kenworth trucks.
PFC has eight area offices in the United States and Canada, and District Managers are strategically located throughout the states and provinces.
www.paccarfinancial.com /US_profile.asp   (149 words)

 Earnings: Praise greets Paccar's record revenue
And while the investment community has been rumbling with worries about a sharp downturn ahead for the industry, the head of the Bellevue-based truck manufacturer said Paccar is looking for a "reasonable year" in 2007.
Paccar earned $342 million, or $2.02 a share, in the first quarter, up from the $274 million, or $1.56 a share, reported for the year-ago period.
The average of analysts' estimates was for Paccar to earn $1.80 a share in the first quarter.
seattlepi.nwsource.com /business/268007_paccar26.html   (733 words)

 PACCAR - Danish Army Vehicles Homepage
PACCAR International Inc., with headquarters in Bellevue, Washington, was formed to consolidate the sales and service of company products abroad, and PACCAR Parts Division was established in Renton to supply aftermarket parts sales.
PACCAR Leasing Corporation was formed in 1980 to offer full-service leasing and rental programs through PACCAR's dealer network.
A year later, PACCAR became an European truck manufacturer with the acquisition of Foden Trucks in Sandbach, U.K. PACCAR's new Technical Center opened in July of 1982.
www.armyvehicles.dk /paccar.htm   (777 words)

 Braden Carco Gearmatic Winch Companies - Company Information
PACCAR Winch Division consists of two manufacturing facilities in Oklahoma: one in Broken Arrow and one in Okmulgee.
As a diversified, multinational company, PACCAR manufactures heavy-duty, on- and off-road Class 8 trucks sold around the world under the Kenworth, Peterbilt, DAF and Foden nameplates.
In addition, DAF manufactures Class 6-7 trucks in the Netherlands and Belgium for sale throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa and is the exclusive distributor in Europe for Class 4-5 trucks manufactured by Leyland Trucks (UK).
www.paccarwinch.com /companyinfo.asp   (425 words)

 Rolls-Royce and Paccar Seek Exemption from FTC Franchise Rule
In a separate petition, Paccar, Inc. also has asked the FTC to exempt its automobile dealership operations from the disclosure requirements of the Franchise Rule.
Paccar, Inc. manufactures heavy duty and medium-duty trucks, truck parts, and accessories that it distributes through a network of 131 dealers operating under the names "Kenworth" and "Peterbilt." The dealers offer and perform warranty repair and bodywork; sell, rent, or lease used cars; and offer financing and insurance in connection with truck sales.
In its petition, Paccar contends that conditions most likely to lead to deceptive practices are absent from Paccar's sales of truck dealerships, due to the amount of the investment involved, the procedures Paccar has in place, and the prior experience of its prospective dealers.
www.ftc.gov /opa/2003/04/rollspaccar.htm   (647 words)

 FTC Grants Rolls-Royce and Paccar, Inc. Exemption from Franchise Rule
Paccar, Inc. manufactures heavy-duty and medium-duty trucks, parts, and accessories that it distributes through a network of 131 dealers operating under the names “Kenworth”; and “Peterbilt.”; The dealers also offer and perform warranty repair and bodywork; sell, rent, or lease used cars; and offer financing and insurance in connection with truck sales.
In its order granting the exemption, the FTC found that the conditions most likely to lead to abuses are not present in the sale of dealerships, and the process generates sufficient information to ensure that applicants will be able to make an informed investment decision.
The Commission found that Paccar dealers are highly sophisticated and experienced businessmen and women who will make significant investments and have more than adequate time to consider the dealership offer and obtain information about it before investing.
www.ftc.gov /opa/2003/11/rollsroyce.htm   (737 words)

 Market Trends - Client Testimonials   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
PACCAR International, headquartered in Bellevue, WA, deals primarily with the sales and services of company products abroad; and the PACCAR Parts Division handles the supply of aftermarket parts sales from its headquarters in Renton, WA.
PACCAR Parts has been in the distribution business for years, and had measured performance in relation to the dealers who distribute their product.
PACCAR Parts District Managers then work with each parts and service manager to go over the results in detail, and focus on specific areas that may need improvement.
www.markettrends.com /client/paccar.htm   (949 words)

 Paccar Hasn't Downshifted Yet [Fool.com: Motley Fool Take] May 1, 2006
The hitch is the big yellow sign saying, "Caution, 2007 approaching." That's when new pollution standards take effect (standards that aren't necessarily good for the trucking operators), and so many buyers have been pushing their orders to rebuild their fleets ahead of that change.
Although this quarter's earnings at Paccar don't really speak to the future, they were nevertheless solid and suggested that this is a company built to last.
Paccar has seen a few cycles since the late 1980s, and yet the stock is up strongly since then -- matching Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT) and handily surpassing most rivals.
www.fool.com /News/mft/2006/mft06050122.htm   (566 words)

 HistoryLink Essay: PACCAR Inc -- A Snapshot History
PACCAR Inc is an international truck manufacturing firm based in the Pacific Northwest, best known for heavy-duty trucks sold under the names Kenworth, Peterbilt, DAF, and Foden.
PACCAR, with headquarters in Bellevue, is the legacy of William Pigott (1860-1929) and his descendants.
PACCAR kept its plants outfitted with modern equipment and stayed at the forefront of new technology.
www.historylink.org /essays/output.cfm?file_id=4272   (3045 words)

 Paccar EDI solution and services
Our Paccar EDI solution is a simple way for small and medium sized suppliers to process EDI transactions.
The EDI Pipeline system can serve as a stand-alone solution to meet the Paccar requirements, or can be a single interface to trade EDI documents with all of your customers.
The EDI Pipeline solution for Paccar includes access to a web-based, password protected control panel that allows you to view and manage all aspects of document trading.
www.edipipeline.com /Paccar.asp   (819 words)

 Keep On Truckin' with PACCAR (PCAR) - SeekingAlpha
There are some niches that PACCAR really dominates—it has 60% of the high-horsepower market in Australia and 52% of the heavy-duty tractor market in Mexico.
PACCAR traces its predecessors to the Seattle Car Manufacturing Co. which was formed way back in 1905.
For the third quarter of 2005, PACCAR’s net income jumped 24% to a record $304.8 million The company’s Q3 2005 results were the 15th consecutive quarter in which the company earned higher net income than the comparable prior year period.
seekingalpha.com /article/9788   (977 words)

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