TVH acquires assests of Equipment Parts Wholesale
June 18, 2014 - Equipment Parts Wholesale, LLC and TVH Parts Co. are pleased to announce that TVH has acquired the assets of EPW. EPW is a Fresno, California supplier of parts and supplies for aerial lift equipment.
PW will serve as a sales division of TVH and will continue to focus on the aerial lift equipment market and the equipment rental industry under the EPW brand. With the acquisition of EPW, TVH will increase its new product development and inventory offerings for this portion of the industrial equipment market. Dirk von Holt, Vice President at TVH stated that “There was an opportunity to acquire the assets of EPW which aligns with the strategy of our company to increase our product selection to include other industrial equipment segments”.
EPW was founded in 2001 and has become a well-respected supplier of replacement parts for aerial lift equipment. The staff at EPW has a wealth of product knowledge and industry experience which TVH intends to combine with its knowledge base and distribution network to enhance service and product availability to customers of both companies. We believe this will offer considerable advantages and opportunities to all customers, furthering the One-Stop-Shop experience TVH has been providing to customers for over 45 years. Brian MacFarland, EPW’s General Manager, stated “We welcome the support that TVH can bring to our efforts to provide a full range of products and ensure a reliable supply in well-located distribution points throughout North America”.
TVH is the leading distributor of replacement parts and supplies for the material handling and industrial equipment industry. Founded in Belgium in 1969, TVH, and its TotalSource® brand, is represented throughout the world by over 3,900 employees serving customers in over 172 countries in 32 languages. TVH Parts Co. represents TVH in the America’s with over 750 employees operating out of 9 facilities.