VIPAR Heavy Duty and Meritor have closed a new long-term agreement under which VIPAR Heavy Duty will offer a growing portfolio of Meritor products through its network and family of companies.

"VIPAR Heavy Duty and Meritor have a successful long-term relationship in the U.S. and Canada," said Chris Baer, president and CEO, VIPAR Heavy Duty. “This new agreement solidifies our new partnership and further strengthens our alliance with a focus on growing our core business exponentially. With the agreement, Meritor’s lineup of industry-leading products is available through the growing network of parts and service locations within the VIPAR Heavy Duty family of companies.”

“We’re pleased to renew and expand our strategic partnership with VIPAR Heavy Duty and to support VIPAR distributors with our new products and services in the steering and suspension area,” said Brett Penzkofer, vice president, Aftermarket, North America for Meritor. “As a trusted supplier, Meritor delivers the level of quality, product and service to meet the needs of VIPAR Heavy Duty distributors.”