Kinedyne Corporation, provider of cargo securement products for the transportation industry, has announced the five winners of the Mid America Trucking Show (MATS) contest for $1,000 shopping sprees of Kinedyne products. Out of almost 80,000 attendees, Kinedyne received a record number of entries for its shopping spree sweepstakes.
“In addition to our popular contest, we also debuted a new product that is being developed by Kinedyne this year called the Retract-A-Bar,” said Jessica Madden, marketing coordinator at Kinedyne. “This versatile heavy-duty load restraint bar retracts from 107" to 54" for easy shipping, storing, and use within large dry freight, refrigerated trailers, small utility vehicles, and standard pickup trucks.”
The Retract-A-Bar is scheduled to be on the market early in autumn 2014.
Winners of the 2014 MATS sweepstakes are:
•David Brown, D&M Enterprises—He has been in business in Crivitz WI, hauling everything from trees to steel, for the past 25 years.
•John Griswold, Griswold Trucking—He is owner and operator of Griswold Trucking, based in Edgewater FL. With his step deck, he mainly hauls tractors, military equipment, and large machinery. In his 30 years of business, he has served the southeastern United States.
•Lisa Prince, Johnny’s Garage—She and her husband John own an auto garage and repair shop in Smithfield KY. For the past five years, they have been servicing cars, diesel trucks, and the occasional semi-automatic.
•Diane Doroff, S&D Express—She and her husband are owners and operators of a refrigerated reefer and haul a variety of frozen food items. They have been in business for more than 30 years, serving the entire United States except for California, Oregon, and Maine.
•Shirley Batteiger, K&B Hauling—Based in Greenville, Pennsylvania, she has been in business since 2011. K&B Hauling transports sawdust, mulch, firewood, lumber, and sawmill equipment all over northwestern Pennsylvania.