Blaine Brothers Selected as a Finalist For Truck, Parts, Service Distributor of the Year Award!

A prior winners, two returning finalists and two first-time honorees make up the finalists for this year’s Trucks, Parts, Service Distributor of the Year award.

Sponsored by the Commercial Vehicle Solutions Network (CVSN), Cummins-MeritorHigh Bar BrandsInterstate Billing Service and Karmak, the Distributor of the Year program is celebrating its 22nd year in 2023. Finalists for this year’s award were again selected by the independent aftermarket during a three-month open nomination period from April to June.

This year’s finalists are Blaine Brothers, Crossroads Truck Equipment, Freedom Truck & Trailer, Tidewater Fleet Supply/TNT Parts, and Wheeler Fleet Solutions.

“We asked, and once again the aftermarket has answered, providing us an excellent list of distributor companies to celebrate in the year’s Distributor of the Year program,” says TPS Editor Lucas Deal. “Recognizing independent aftermarket distributors for their uniqueness and excellence is among the best experiences we have at TPS each year and we are supremely pumped to learn more about these operations.”

Nearly 150 nominations were cast for the Distributor of the Year this year with 29 businesses receiving at least one nomination. This year’s finalists represent the businesses that received the most nominations — a mind boggling 75 across the five companies.

Blaine, MN


10011 Xylite Street NE
Minneapolis, MN 55449

Cloquet, MN


1325 Hwy 45
Cloquet, MN 55720

Clearwater, MN


750 Heaton BLVD
Clearwater, MN 55320

Baldwin, WI


2500 Alreich Ave
Baldwin, WI 54002



9515 150th Avenue NE
Columbus, MN 55025