Industries is celebrating its 75th anniversary.
The company was built on a signal arm patented by Phillips
founder Hugh Phillips, who began selling truck parts to produce
haulers in 1928. The company began manufacturing the reflective
signal arm two years later.
Phillips Industries is a creator as well as distributor of
a variety of commercial trucking products, serving both OEMs
and the aftermarket. Among the products made by Phillips
are the Quik-E Gladhand, the Sta-Dry line of water-resistant
connectors and electrical equipment and wire assemblies manufactured
in Phillips facilities.
in Santa Fe Springs, CA, Phillips has received several industry
awards, including Ford’s Q1, Freightliner’s Master of Quality
Awards, PACCAR’s Preferred Supplier Award, Volvo’s ISO 9002
and QS 9000 certification.