Volvo Trucks Names TransEdge Truck Centers 2015 Northeast Dealer of the Year

Volvo Trucks has selected TransEdge Truck Centers of Pennsylvania as its 2015 Dealer of the Year for the Northeast Region. The TransEdge flagship facility is in Allentown, Pennsylvania, with a full-line Volvo sales location in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Volvo Trucks recognized TransEdge for its strong performance in both market share and new truck sales in 2015, including a high number of Volvo VHD models sold. The dealership also had an excellent year for parts sales, customer satisfaction, adherence to Dealer Operating Standards and expanded use of Volvo ASIST, an online service management tool that helps ensure seamless communication between the customer, the dealer and Volvo's Uptime Center experts.

"The TransEdge team has a long history of delivering outstanding service and support to Volvo Trucks customers in the Northeast Region, and they excelled once again in 2015," said Göran Nyberg, president of Volvo Trucks North America. "We appreciate their dedication to excellence, as well as their ongoing commitment to the Volvo Trucks brand and our customers."

Along with sales of new and used Volvo trucks and an extensive parts inventory, TransEdge offers a truck modification center and options for leasing, financing and insurance. The six-acre Allentown facility has a 26,000-square-foot shop with 27 service bays.

"We are honored to receive this prestigious award as Volvo Dealer of the Year for the Northeast Region," said Robert Dwyer, TransEdge president. "This would not be possible without the efforts put forth by our employees and the support from our loyal Volvo customers. We look forward to continue to grow the Volvo brand.

Göran Nyberg (far left), president of Volvo Trucks North America, Terry Billings (far right), Volvo Trucks vice president of sales, and Chris Gossler (center), Volvo Trucks regional vice president, Northeast Region, present TransEdge Truck Centers of Pennsylvania the award for the 2015 Volvo Trucks North America Dealer of the Year for the Northeast Region. Accepting on behalf of TransEdge are Robert Dwyer (middle left), president, TransEdge, and David Stahl (middle right), sales manager, TransEdge.

Volvo Trucks provides complete transport solutions for professional and demanding customers, offering a full range of medium to heavy duty trucks. Customer support is secured via a global network of 2,200 dealers and workshops in more than 125 countries. Volvo trucks are assembled in 15 countries across the globe. In 2015 more than 113,000 Volvo trucks were delivered worldwide. Volvo Trucks is part of the Volvo Group, one of the world's leading manufacturers of trucks, buses and construction equipment, and drive systems for marine and industrial applications. The Group also provides solutions for financing and service. Volvo's work is based on the core values quality, safety and environmental care.

The Volvo Group, which employs about 100,000 people, has production facilities in 18 countries and sells its products in more than 190 markets. In 2015, the Volvo Group's sales amounted to about $37 billion. The Volvo Group is a publicly-held company headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden. Volvo shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. For more information, please visit www.volvogroup.com or www.volvogroup.mobi if you are using your mobile phone.