Talbert Manufacturing Names 2013 Most Improved Dealer

June 4, 2014

RENSSELAER, Ind. (May 20, 2014)- Talbert Manufacturing, a North American leader in manufacturing and customizing specialized heavy-haul trailers and equipment, has named its 2013 Most Improved Dealer, Best New Dealer and overall Top Dealers.

The 2013 Most Improved Dealer is ILoca Services, Inc., Aurora, Illinois, a high-volume new and used trailer dealer. ILoca operates a full-service repair facility with mobile repair trucks and a nationwide parts shipment warehouse, as well as a lease fleet of more than 1,000 van, flatbed, refrigerated and lowboy trailers in the Midwest.

In 2013, ILoca relocated from Naperville, Ill. and expanded its facilities to offer additional parts and services. With the new facility, the relocation and their knowledgeable staff, this crew made the most significant jump in trailer sales during the year.

“ILoca Services made some incredible gains selling Talbert trailers throughout 2013,” said Talbert VP of Sales & Marketing Greg D. Smith. “We’re very pleased to have ILoca as a valued partner and look forward to continue to work with them in the future.”

ILoca Services also made Talbert’s Top Dealers list for 2013. For more information, visit www.semitrailers.net.

The 2013 Best New Dealer award goes to Lynch Chicago, Bridgeview, Illinois. Lynch is one of the largest towing equipment distributors in the country. With a second location in Waterford, Wisconsin, Lynch provides trailers for towing and recovery as well as heavy hauling. In addition to being the Best New Dealer of the year, the company also made Talbert’s Top Dealers list for 2013.

“Lynch Chicago was new to Talbert entering 2013. To jump onto our top dealer list in the first year is incredible,” Smith said. “In all candor, Lynch’s first year truly exceeded our expectations and we feel terrific about our decision to team up. Talbert is looking forward to a long and mutually fulfilling relationship with Lynch Chicago.”

For more information go to www.lynchchicago.com.

The 2013 Top Dealer award goes to Hale Trailer Brake & Wheel, Voorhees, New Jersey. Hale has been Talbert’s top dealer for seven years straight. The company sold more Talbert trailers, parts and service than any other dealer in North America.

“Hale continues to lead our dealer network year after year,” said Smith. “Their hard working, dedicated teams are what put them at the top of our dealer network each year.”

For more information go to www.haletrailer.com

The remaining top dealers, in alphabetical order

Alamo City Trailer Sales, Schertz, Texas, is an award-winning trailer dealer. Alamo has been providing quality trailers and products to customers in the construction, oil and gas, and heavy-haul industries for six years.