History of Glover


Glover Story

Glover first opened up in Red Deer November 1, 1976 and added a second location in 1986 in Camrose. Originally called Al Glover International Trucks Ltd. ………Al and his team paved the way through the ups and downs of the Alberta economy and created a solid foundation and business model for a second generation succession that took place November 1, 2000.

With a strong foundation Brad Glover and his team were able to expand the family business into 7 more areas within Alberta and strengthening their network to support their many loyal and regional customers.

Today Glover International operates in Red Deer, Camrose, Calgary (with 2 locations), Airdrie, Drumheller, Brooks, Medicine Hat and Taber.

Along the way, Glover International has invested in opportunities to support the requirements and needs of their growing customer base. At Glover’s we never dreamt of success, we worked for it!

Ace Story

Ace Truck Rentals Ltd. (Ace or “Glover Idealease”) has been in business since 1980. Ace’s primary focus is Rental and Leasing. Ace utilizes Glover for their Trucks, Parts and Service expertise, so that Ace can focus on your unique Rental or Leasing needs. It has 2 convenient locations in Red Deer and Calgary, Alberta providing a full range of Rental and Leasing services. 

Ace is also proud to be a member of Idealease. Idealease, Inc. is the premier commercial truck lease and rental company in North America. Idealease delivers expertise, responsiveness and stability to the truck transportation industry with commercial vehicles spec’d to customer needs, superior service, and predictable cost. We have more than 45,000 trucks, tractors, and trailers in our fleet.  Our more than 430 Idealease locations in the U.S., Canada and Mexico have the most qualified service technicians, diagnostics technology, access to a vast parts inventory, and unmatched truck expertise in the transportation industry.

Glover Idealease has been in business since 1980 and utilizes Glover International Trucks for their trucks, parts and service expertise, so that the leasing and rental company can focus on your unique requirements. Glover Idealease has many convenient locations across Alberta providing a full range of rental and leasing options.

Glover Idealease is also proud to be a member of Idealease family of North America. Idealease offers a safe, cost-effective and efficient alternative to commercial truck ownership through our comprehensive truck leasing, truck rental, and dedicated maintenance solutions. We are the industry experts at seamlessly transitioning businesses from truck ownership to full service leasing. Our responsive fleet services will help keep your business running smoothly—allowing you to focus even more attention on serving your customers and growing your business.

Idealease offers stability for your business because of our unique organization structure—we are a vertically aligned distribution network of more than 430 community-based locations.

We have the expertise to create transportation solutions for commercial fleets of all sizes. We employ the most seasoned and tenured truck leasing and truck rental professionals. They can show you how our fleet services and dedicated maintenance can help reduce the risk and costs associated with commercial truck operations and fleet management.

Idealease is committed to vehicle uptime. We support a fleet of more than 45,000 trucks, tractors and trailers with the most proficient, manufacturer-certified technicians, a vast parts inventory and the latest diagnostic equipment.