OFFICIAL NEWS FROM INTERNATIONAL TRUCK
Introducing “International Cares” Special Retail Offers and Digital Tools
- Michael Cancelliere - President,Truck
April 6, 2020 - We recognize the swift changes COVID-19 has brought to customer businesses and launched a grouping of special offers to best meet the needs of our customer during this time. This is our way of showing appreciation to those who are keeping the world moving forward, and encouraging them to keep going strong. International Cares includes deferred monthly payments on new truck purchases for all models of International Branded vehicles for six months and free access to International 360 digital fleet management system until October 1st. In addition to these offers, we’ve developed a comprehensive COVID-19 digital resource center on InternationalTrucks.com with relevant information to virtually support customers.
Navistar makes changes to manufacturing as a result of COVID-19
- Mark Hernandez - Manufacturing
April 6, 2020 - The company's truck assembly plant in Springfield, Ohio temporarily ceased production on Monday, March 23 due to disruptions in the supply chain resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. With the supply chain still interrupted, this stoppage is being extended. Production will resume Monday, April 27. Additionally, Navistar is broadening its temporary suspension in manufacturing operations to its engine assembly plant in Huntsville, Ala. and truck assembly plant in Escobedo, Mexico. Production will resume at both locations Monday, April 13.
PDCs In Full Operation Desipaite COVID-19
- Joe Kory- Senior Vice President, Parts
March 31, 2020 - Navistar’s parts organization is diligently tracking its parts supply base to minimize potential disruptions as a result of COVID-19. Currently all parts distribution centers (PDCs) are up and running. We have prevention measures in place and transition plans for our packagers, carriers and PDCs IF a situation causes us to implement our contingency plans. We have also collaborated with our dealers to stock incremental parts inventory to help the industry move as effectively as possible during this time of uncertainty.
International 360 Digital Repair Management Now Offered Free For 6 Months
- Chintan Sopariwala - Aftersales Operations and Connected Vehicle
March 25, 2020 - International 360 is a great tool to employ now and give customers an efficient and non-contact means of scheduling and tracking vehicle service. We will be offering complimentary access to International 360 as well as IC Bus 360 until October 1, 2020 as our customers are moving a high volume of freight during these challenging and uncertain times. Customers can call 888-661-6272 to enroll today!