VHD Equipment Network, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of VIPAR Heavy Duty, has added four new distributors as members.
The new distributors include Alliance Truck & Equipment in Springfield, Va., Northern Truck Equipment Corp. in Watertown, S.D., Cross Truck Equipment in Canton, Ohio and Fort Garry Industries in Winnipeg, Manitoba. VHD Equipment Network now has 14 distributor members that operate from nearly 50 locations.
“We are excited to welcome these four new distributors to our network,” said Chris Baer, vice president, VIPAR Heavy Duty. Baer, who has executive management responsibility for VHD Equipment Network, explains that “each of these companies holds a strong position in their marketplace and make a great addition to our growing footprint in the truck-mounted equipment market.”
Established in 2008, VHD Equipment Network became the first group to offer membership to commercial vehicle truck equipment distributors in a national marketing group. VHD Equipment Network takes advantage of the experience and expertise of VIPAR Heavy Duty in the heavy duty aftermarket to focus on the North American commercial vehicle truck-mounted equipment market. The organization offers members with vendor program management, business services, advanced technology solutions, timely communications and effective marketing tools.