Fruehauf Appoints Regional Area Sales Manager As Part Of Continued Growth

Tipping trailer and truck body manufacturer, Fruehauf, has appointed David Kidd as Regional Sales Manager Ireland, who will play a significant role in the company’s continued expansion plans for 2024.

Kidd, 40, moves into the role after 13 years in Trailer Sales and Manufacturing industry.

Exciting times for Ireland with the continued support from Granco, Fruehauf’s Irish service partner. Granco has 40 years of experience working with Fruehauf as a brand & product. That wealth of knowledge & experience is invaluable to this growth.

Commenting on his appointment, Kidd says: “I’m delighted to join Fruehauf amid such a busy period of growth for the company. Using my industry experience we plan to keep Fruehauf at the top of its game in the Irish market. Supplying customers a top of the market product.” With responsibility for looking after Fruehauf’s existing accounts and generating new business in Ireland, Kidd will work closely with National Technical Sales Manager, Karl Spooner and his team, to boost Ireland trailer sales.

Fruehauf Managing Director Steven Cairns says: “David’s strong industry knowledge and sales experience will be invaluable to the business as we continue to step up the manufacturing of our high-spec trailers at our Grantham facility.”

Fruehauf’s popular sloper smoothsider trailers and step frame bathtub tippers are both produced at its 73-acre site in Grantham, Lincolnshire, where the company offers specialist design, engineering, fabrication and livery application for a range of vehicles and components.