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MCFA recognizes top dealers

Toromont Material Handling is the sole Canadian dealer on the 2018 Dealers of Excellence list

January 31, 2018

HOUSTON – Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America Inc. (MCFA), a manufacturer of forklifts under the Cat lift trucks, Mitsubishi forklift trucks and Jungheinrich brands, has announced its 2018 Dealers of Excellence. MCFA has recognized these 18 dealers for providing industry-leading customer service and strategic material handling solutions to the customer ownership experience.

“Congratulations to MCFA’s 2018 Dealers of Excellence, said John Sneddon, vice president of sales and marketing at MCFA.

“We are honored to recognize these longstanding MCFA dealers for their hard work, industry knowledge and commitment to serving our customers. We appreciate their continued dedication to the material handling industry.”

The sole Canadian dealership on the list is Toromont Material Handling. In 2017 Toromont Industries Ltd. acquired The Hewitt Group (including Hewitt Material Handling in Ontario and Hewitt Equipment in Quebec) and now operates in Quebec, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, in addition to Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario, Manitoba and most of Nunavut.

The acquisition of the 52-year-old Montreal-area company added 45 branches and 2,000 employees in Quebec and the Maritimes. After the acquisition Toromont’s total number of Caterpillar dealerships to 120.