Betts Spring Becomes Member of HDDC

Betts Spring Announces Membership in Canada’s Heavy Duty Distributor Council

Fresno, CA (March 1, 2011)  Betts Spring Company announces today that the company has become a component supplier associate member  of the Heavy Duty Distributor Council, the leading association of distributors and component suppliers serving the Canadian heavy duty aftermarket. Betts membership in HDDC will give expanded access to Betts and Life Time Fenders branded spray suppression products to fleets operating in an increasingly global market place.

Mike Betts, President of Betts Spring Company, stated “We are thrilled to join the impressive roster of aftermarket distributors and component suppliers that are members of the Heavy Duty Distributor Council and look forward to contributing to the mission of HDDC as an active member.” 

A unique not-for-profit organization, HDDC provides an independent yet organized voice for heavy duty parts distribution and service in Canada since 1983.  Focused on legislative influence and reform as a registered lobbyist, HDDC also provides a broad range of technical advisory support and networking opportunities between distributor and supplier communities.  Membership to HDDC is exclusive, by invitation only and requires endorsement of the component supplier by HDDC distributor members.

About Betts Spring

For over one hundred forty (140) years and during six generations of continuous family ownership, Betts Spring Company has practiced daily the mission of its founder and decorated spring maker William Michael Betts I – “Building Well, Serving Better”.  From its proud beginning as the first spring manufacturer in the Western United States, Betts has evolved into a diversified manufacturing and distribution company servicing the requirements of heavy duty trucking, automotive and industrial clients with innovative, patented solutions, products and services.  For more information, please visit