Do I Have to Use Safety Chains on my Trailer?
When buying a trailer, no one wants to think about the worst case scenario, but it’s important for the safety of both the buyer and others on the road. In the same way that a properly installed fire detector helps protect those from a fire, safety chains act as a final line of security for someone p...Continue reading
Pennsylvania State Police Using Concession Trailer to Help Fund Youth Camps
While the bad news tends to make the headlines, a good police force makes a positive impact on the community in which it serves. Beyond writing traffic tickets and arresting bad guys, building public trust through community programs can make a big difference, and that’s the case with the Pennsylvani...Continue reading
As Trailer Demand Outpaces Supply, Price Increases and Long Lead Times Continue into 2021
The Covid-19 pandemic has brought plenty of changes to our daily lives, from social distancing and mask wearing to restaurant and event closures and more. The trailer industry has felt it too, resulting in long delays and price increases, and while we are doing our best to keep up, the reality is th...Continue reading
The Emerging Trend of Small Custom Camper Trailers
The spike in the RV market during this year’s Covid-19 pandemic has been well documented as consumers look for safe ways to get away amid ever tightening restrictions. While we at Advantage Trailer are a trailer company, rather than an RV dealer, we can still offer solutions for those looking to tra...Continue reading
Advantage Trailer now Carrying Cross Trailers
Like many other industries, the trailer industry has been hit with supply shortages during the Covid-19 pandemic. We have felt the impact as manufacturers struggle to keep up with demand and our usual stock of trailers has dipped below 50 percent capacity. Advantage Trailer has taken this as an op...Continue reading
No Summer Job? Sno Problem! Local Students Find Success With Shaved Ice Trailer in Naperville
What do a group of high school and college kids do when a pandemic cancels their summer jobs and internships? They create a wildly successful business of their own, of course. That’s just what Brittany Harriman and her younger brother, Trevor, did when they started the Sno Problems shaved ice trai...Continue reading
Are Thermal Temperature Trailers the Next Step Toward Reopening the Event Industry?
As states continue to ease stay-at-home orders, businesses reopen, and sporting events, concerts, festivals, and community events eventually return, monitoring the health of attendees is going to be crucial to the health and well-being of everyone. We are in the process of proactively testing ther...Continue reading
3 Unique Ways Brands are Using Trailers Right Now
Like you, we're craving a return to normal. Instead of another newsletter trying to forecast what our industry might look like when the shutdown is over, we're going to share a few relevant projects that we've been working on with brands over the past few weeks as a way to inspire you as your...Continue reading
Which Cargo Trailer is Right for Me? Comparing the Formula Traverse and Triumph
There are plenty of cargo trailer options on the market from several different manufacturers, but today we're going to take a look at two similar enclosed cargo trailer models from Formula, the Traverse and the Triumph, that come in at different price points. Formula is a 2-year old company based in...Continue reading
20% Off New Trailer Tires During the Month of April!
April is tire month at Advantage Trailer and we have put our inventory of new Power King Towmax tires on sale at 20 percent off. That can save you $15-$30 per tire! Power King Towmax tires are specifically designed for use on trailers to deliver dependable and long-lasting on-highway service for tow...Continue reading