« Back to Facilities Management News Home

« Material Handling

KION North America: Company Adds Reliable Forklift Sales to Dealer Network


Summerville, S.C. — Feb. 19, 2016 — KION North America Corp. announced the appointment of Reliable Forklift Sales to its dealer network.

Locally owned and operated, Reliable Forklift Sales is based in Phoenix. Founded in 2005 by Don and Mary Carlson, Reliable is a full-service equipment dealer offering new and used sales along with rental equipment and allied products.

Over the last decade the company has tripled in size, expanded into all forklift services, and been recognized as one of the top producers in the industry.

"As a former forklift manufacturer's representative, I was always amazed at the high regard sales people had for the Linde products," Don Carlson said. "We are thrilled to represent KION North America and provide its brands to the Arizona marketplace."

In line with its long-term business strategy, KION North America continues to grow its dealer network by adding reputable dealers in key regions.

"We were impressed with Reliable Forklift's reputation in the area for outstanding sales and customer service," said Brent Mendendall, regional sales manager, KION North America. "Now that they're settling into their new, larger facility, we're excited to continue growing along with them."

KION North America Corp. is a member of the KION GROUP AG, a major manufacturer of industrial trucks. Its brand companies — Linde, STILL, Baoli, and Egemin — serve the U.S., Canadian, and Mexican markets with a comprehensive product portfolio. Headquartered in Summerville, S.C., KION North America's production plant has an annual capacity of more than 10,000 trucks. 

For more information, visit www.kion-na.com.

Contact FacilitiesNet Editorial Staff »   posted on: 2/22/2016

More From 2/22/2016 on FacilitiesNet