The National Trailer Dealers Association (NTDA) has announced the date and location of its 13th annual convention: Sept 19-21, 2002 at Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Keynote speaker will be Robert Nadeau, managing principal of the Industrial Performance Group. He will discuss a recent survey examining the manufacturer-dealer relationship and its impact on profitability of trailer industry participants.

Martin Labbe, president and chief executive officer of Martin Labbe Associates, will present his trailer industry market forecast during a general session September 21, followed by roundtable discussions. For more information, phone 800-800-4552 or visit the web site at www.ntda.org.